AICC(WA) ECU futureNOW Series Morning Tea
Professor Joseph Klafter, President, Tel Aviv University, Israel
"Joining the Global Innovation Chain"
How did Tel Aviv University become the 9th ranking school in the world for producing VC backed start-up founders? What's behind the Tel Aviv innovation ecosystem…and why is it such a pull for global industry players today? Come hear TAU President Prof. Joseph Klafter explain how the University educates its researchers and students to think, network and succeed globally.
Prof. Joseph Klafter is widely recognized in his field, chemical physics. After post-doctoral studies in chemistry at MIT, he joined the research and engineering division of Exxon in the US, where he worked for eight years.
TAU is Israel's largest and most comprehensive institution of higher learning and is home to over 30,000 students, with an unshakable spirit of openness and innovation, diversity and discovery. Tel Aviv University's School of Management is a leader in business education for entrepreneurship and innovation.World Leading innovations generated from TAU graduates including Iron Dome, WIX and Waze
fns Diamond Sponsors:
Australian Venture Consultants, Cisco, Schneider Electric
fns Silver Sponsors:
RACWA Holdings, Royal Perth Hospital Medical Research Foundation, Wrays