This is a video of the Honorary Awards Ceremony that capped the first day of the RECONNECTING 2016 conference in Miami on 7-8 September 2016.

The award recipients include:

Woman of Valor: Ms. Neomi Dezer, Ms. Genie Milgrom

President’s Award: Prof. Anita Waingort Novinsky

Honoris Causa Degree: The Honorable Mr. Henry Cisneros

The video includes a surprise birthday serenade for Ms. Dezer and songs by Liliana Benveniste of sSefarad. Mrs. Diana Hagee spoke about what the term “woman of valor” means to her. It was a very meaningful evening for all involved.