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Saturday, February 29 • 8:00pm - 9:15pm
Would the Rabbis Approve of Uber?

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What would the ancient rabbis say about the contemporary debate of bringing ride-sharing apps to Vancouver? They may not know what a car is or how to use a smartphone, but the rabbis of the Talmud were familiar with the power of disruptive innovation and the ways that it would help and hurt both business and consumers. Come learn where the rabbis placed their priorities and discuss how that might affect the way we think about our own push for disruptive innovation.

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Philip Gibbs

Philip Gibbs has been the rabbi of Congregation Har El in West Vancouver since 2017. He has brought a love of nature, music, and cooking to the congregational programming at Har El. As a rabbinical student at the Jewish Theological Seminary, he was the secretary to the Committee on... Read More →

Saturday February 29, 2020 8:00pm - 9:15pm PST
Room I