The Asia Progressive Judaism summit will be held in Singapore from 24-27 January 2019:


Thursday 24th January 2019

7.30-8.30am – UHC Morning Minyan

9am-12pm – Jewish Heritage Tour of Singapore

9am-12pm – Asian Beit Din (Rabbis only)

2-4pm – International Holocaust Day Concert (led by the Italian Embassy)

7-8.30pm – APJ Opening Reception


Friday 25th January 2019

9am-4pm – APJ Conference Panels: The Rise of Judaism in Asia

9.15-9.30am – Welcome

9.30-10.30am – The Past: History of Asia Progressive Judaism

11-12pm – The Present: Returning to Judaism

12-1pm – Lunch

1-2pm – The Present: I’m Jewish & I’m Asian

2.15-3.15pm – The Future: Building Jewish Life in Asia

3.30-4pm – APJ AGM

7pm – UHC Community Shabbat


Saturday 26th January 2019

9.30am-12pm – UHC Shabbat Morning Service

2-4pm – APJ Shabbat Study Sessions

7pm – Gala Dinner celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the UHC (with guest speaker, UHC Emeritus Rabbi, Lenny Thal)


Sunday 27th January 2019

9am-4pm – SouthEast Asia Top Leaders Training Seminar (separate registration, limited to first 25 participants)

11am-12.30pm – Closing Brunch with the UHC Religious School

Presenters: The list of confirmed presenters will be updated periodically.

Registration fee: $250 USD (includes lunch/dinner on Friday and Saturday, conference sessions and Sunday brunch, does not include flights or accommodation)

+ $50 SGD for the Singapore Jewish Tour

+ $50 SGD for the SouthEast Asia Top Leaders Training Seminar (separate registration)

Recommended hotels 

Home hospitality – UHC members will offer home hospitality to visiting guests where possible. Please indicate on your registration form if you would like to be hosted.

Registration form (Deadline 31st December 2018)


Questions? Please contact: