Strength through Partnership Program

Strength through Partnership Program

Master of Ceremonies
Sharon Goldman, VP of Global Resources, Bar-Ilan University


Philanthropy in An Era of Uncertainty
Eric J. Gertler
Zuckerman Institute


Strength Through Partnership:
The Next Era of Research and Academic Relations
Yaffa Zilbershats
Chair, Planning and Budgeting Committee, Israel Council for Higher Education


Women in STEM: 
Making Advances Through Global Partnership
‘One on One’ Live Interview with Daniela Rus
Director of MIT’s Computer Science Artificial Intelligence Lab, named one of the world’s most “Incredible Women Advancing A.I. Research”*

Zuckerman Faculty Scholar Arielle Fischer will conduct a live interview from Tel Aviv with Daniela Rus, who will join us from her lab at MIT.

 *Forbes Magazine 2017


Welcome Zuckerman New Faculty As They Present Their Research – Part 1

Fighting Traffic Jams – Towards a Better Understanding of the Protein Trafficking Network
Moran Dvela-Levitt
Zuckerman-CHE Faculty Scholar
Bar-Ilan University

Quantum Material Properties by Design
Alon Ron
Zuckerman-CHE Faculty Scholar
Tel Aviv University

Biomechanical Interventions and Wearable Technology for Improving Human Movement
Arielle Fischer
Zuckerman-CHE Faculty Scholar
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

Tackling Emerging Fungal Superbug Threats to Human Health, Agriculture, and Ecosystem Resilience
Neta Shlezinger
Zuckerman-CHE Faculty Scholar
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem


One World in Song: Evidence from Big Data and Social Neuroscience
David Greenberg
Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholar
Bar-Ilan University


Musical performance by David Greenberg, and his band


Women in STEM First, and Why it Matters
James S. Gertler
Trustee, Zuckerman Institute


From Her Lab at the Wyss Institute at Harvard:
At the Forefront of Covid-19 Research
Tal Gilboa, Zuckerman Israeli Postdoctoral Scholar


The Future of Academic Research Post Covid-19
Daniel Chamovitz
President, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev


Welcome Zuckerman New Faculty As They Present Their Research – Part 2

Detection of Biochemical and Medically Relevant Targets
Yossi Weizmann
Zuckerman-CHE Faculty Scholar
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Revealing Processes on Earth Using the Geochemistry of Sediments and Water
Yael Kiro
Zuckerman-CHE Faculty Scholar
Weizmann Institute of Science

Precision Disease Modeling
Shani Stern
Zuckerman-CHE Faculty Scholar
University of Haifa


Closing Remarks
Lina Deshilton
Executive Director, Zuckerman Institute Israel


Musical performance by David Greenberg, and his band