In March 2015, the ISAS hosted a two-day conference at Netanya Academic College. Speakers from Portugal, Spain, Italy, the UK, the US and Canada travelled to Israel to give presentations on the disparate trajectories that the Bnei Anousim have followed around the world. During the first evening, Mr. Inácio Steinhardt was presented with an award for distinction on his achievements concerning the crypto-Jews in Portugal at a special cocktail party in his honor. Following the conference was a morning genealogical workshop with Genie Milgrom, current president of the Society for Crypto-Jewish Studies, and Daniel Horowitz, chief genealogist of My To read the summaries of the conference presentations, click here: