9:00 Meeting of the International Board
9:00 - 10:30
Marco Wyss, chair
Israel Blajberg, Star of David in the Southern Cross: Memory of Jewish presence in the armed forces of Brazil from the Discovery in 1500 to Peace Forces, 2018.
Jane Leonard, The experiences and allegiances of Jews in Ireland during the War of Independence and Civil War, 1918-1923.
Eugene Bey, The Wainrub Brothers - Heroes of the Anti-Fascist Struggle.
Tomoyuki Hanada, chair
Peter Lieb, The Failure of State Building: the case of the Central Powers and Ukraine in 1918.
William Philpott, New States and New Insecurities. France and Eastern Europe at the end of the First World War.
Kestutis Kilinskas, Political parties and army creation process in Lithuanian war of independence 1918-1919.
11:00 - 12:30
Dani Asher, chair
Marco Wyss, Neo-Colonial Collusion? France and Regime Security in Côte d’Ivoire.
Manuel Garcia Cabezas, Le cas de la Guinée Espagnole.
Gil Barndolla, The Saints Came Flying In: Foreign Volunteers in the Rhodesian Bush War, 1965 to 1980.
Brian Linn, chair
Giacomo Innocenti, The Italian war against Austro-Hungary. The collapse of the Hapsburg Empire.
Tomoyuki HANADA, The Soviet Military Offensive in Manchuria and the collapse of Japanese Empire in August 1945.
Miroslav Morozov, The End of the First World War and its Consequences For Russia and the World.
14:00 - 15:30
Session 9: PhD Panel 1
Aron Shai, chair
Shlomi Chetrit, "The Thin Khaki Line": The Police During Israel's War of Independence. [Hebrew]
Lior Brichta, The Israel Defense Force (IDF) General Staff Vs. the Israeli Air Force (IAF) HQ: A Problem of Subordination. [Hebrew]
Claudia Laessøe Pedersen, The political and military challenges of urban warfare in the Israel-Arab conflicts 1982-2014.
Claudia Reichl, chair
Erwin Schmidl, Jewish Volunteer Groups and Veteran Organizations in Austria after the Collapse of the Dual Monarchy, 1918-1938.
Davide Borsani, Independence Without Firing a Shot, The Case of the British Commonwealth of Nations and the White Dominions .
Gerardo Lopez-Mayoral H., Collapse of the Spanish Empire.
16:00 - 17:30
Willard Snyder, chair
Lee Jong-jae, The March 1 Movement and Establishment of the Republic of Korea.
Luis Alexandre Carta Winter, Marcos da Cunha e Souza, The Republic of Cunani.
Jean David Avenel, Quand Venise appartenait à la France.
Efpraxia Paschalidou, chair
Gustavo Araújo, The centenary of Brazil’s participation in the World War I.
Niels Bo Poulsen, Returning from war - but to another country.
Shi Qingren, The Foundation of the New People’s Army and its Great Historical Significance.
18:30 Dinner reception hosted by the Israeli Navy [Ashdod]