Wed, Jul 24|
Urban Place - Coworking Space
Major Keren Hajioff: The Digital Battleground
Time & Location
Jul 24, 2019, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Urban Place - Coworking Space, Ahad Ha'Am St 9, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
About The Event
Olim In Tech is honored to be hosting Major Keren Hajioff (full bio below). Aside from being an Olah and Major in the IDF (which is impressive enough on its own), Major Hajioff is also responsible for managing the IDF's social media efforts.
In this day and age, when battles are no longer only fought and won in the physical world, but also in the digital world, come hear what Major Hajioff has to say on the topic of "The Digital Battleground", followed by the opportunity to ask her questions. This is an event you don't want to miss!
Below are some of the IDF's social media pages. Follow them to show your support!
6:00: Networking and Refreshments 7:00: Keren Hajioff - The Digital Battleground 8:00: Q&A 8:30: Networking
The event will be held at Urban Place on the 1st floor of Migdal Shalom Tower (Ahad Haam 9).
Space is limited, so register a ticket to guarantee your spot!
Major Keren Hajioff is the Head of the IDF Spokesperson’s International Digital Media division. She commands the IDF’s English, French, and Spanish social media pages on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube with a combined reach of over 5 million.
Originally from London, England, Major Keren Hajioff drafted into the IDF in 2009, initially serving as an instructor in the Artillery Corps. After graduating from officer’s training school as the “Exemplary Cadet” of her company, Keren became an instructing officer in the officers’ training school, where she trained incoming IDF officers.
She then spent the next four years in the IDF Foreign Relations Unit, working with foreign militaries. During the 2014 Gaza conflict, Keren moved to the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit and was a commander in the IDF Spokesperson’s Visual Center, where she was responsible for sharing real-time footage from the field to the international audience.
After two years serving as the Deputy Head of Public Diplomacy in the IDF Spokesperson's Unit, Keren was appointed as the Head of Public Diplomacy, as well as being promoted to the rank of Major.
Keren holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Bar Ilan University and is currently pursuing her Masters in Political Communication.