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From Science to Industry: Successes and Challenges
of the U.S. - Israel Binational Model
Tuesday, June 17, 2008
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
The National Academy of Sciences Building
2100 C St. NW Washington, D.C. 20037
A unique opportunity to hear leaders in government, science and industry from the United States and Israel discuss the challenges and successes of bringing innovations from the lab to the marketplace. The seminar will explore the path of new ideas, highlighting the U.S. - Israel binational model and its future impact.
Prof. Sidney Altman, Yale University, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, 1989
Prof. Victor Lechtenberg, Vice Provost for Engagement, Purdue University
Dr. Ed Mlavsky, Chairman & Founding Partner, Gemini Israel Funds
Dr. Sass Somech, Founder, Musea Ventures
The Hon. John D. Negroponte, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State
The Hon. Sallai Meridor, Israeli Ambassador to the U.S.
Dr. Eli Opper, Chief Scientist, Israel Ministry of Industry, Trade & Labor
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Kindly RSVP by Friday, May 23rd, 2008
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This one-of-a-kind program is jointly organized by BARD – U.S.-Israel Binational Agricultural Research and Development Fund; BIRD – U.S.-Israel Binational Industrial Research and Development Foundation; & BSF – U.S.-Israel Binational Science Foundation
Corporate sector representatives, policymakers, government officials, and academics will find this program to be of great value.
For more information, please contact:
In the United States: Limor Nakar-Vincent at firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: (312) 923-1095
In Israel: Chava Doukhan at email@example.com Tel: 03-6470710 ext. 307