A Collaborative Convention

Boston, MA
December 6-10, 2019 

A collaborative convention of USCJ and the Rabbinical Assembly

On the eve of the next decade, it is more critical than ever for USCJ, the RA and our community to come together to address the ways that our movement approaches Israel, the Jewish family, spirituality, inclusion and other topics that will shape the future of Conservative Judaism.  Join us for an inspiring Shabbaton (Friday-Sunday), a thought-provoking conference (Sunday - Tuesday) or both.​


Why Attend?

  • Network with professionals, lay leaders and clergy from more than 200 congregations

  • Hear inspiring speakers and musicians from across North America and Israel

  • Experience a meaningful and uplifting Shabbaton

  • Access toolkits, assessments, and new research on congregational life

  • Participate in cohorts and affinity groups launched at the grassroots level

  • Learn cutting-edge examples of congregational innovation

  • Sample new intensive leadership development opportunities

  • Return home empowered with new ideas, strategies and skills


Register as a Group Today

Tackle challenges and brainstorm new ideas with your colleagues by taking advantage of a special group discount – for every five people your congregation registers, you can register a sixth person for free.

Experiences That Will Move You

Participate in an interactive workshop with Sheila Heen, co-author of Difficult Conversations and Thanks for the Feedback

Experience an evening of inspirational music with Joey Weisenberg and the Hadar Ensemble

Hear a live presentation of Israel Story, Israel’s podcast version of This American Life



"The energy of hundreds of Jewish people coming together in a room with a common purpose is something that can be transformative.” 

—  Rabbi Paula Mack Drill,
Orangetown Jewish Center, Orangeburg, NY


A Big Thanks
to Our Sponsors


Susser Family Trust