PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS HONOREES CONTACT US

Opening Reception of the 79th Meeting of the 2016 Board of Governors

Saturday, May 28 

Convocation

Conferment of the Degrees of Doctor Philosophiae Honoris Causa
Special Guest: President of the State of Israel, Reuven Rivlin
Sunday, May 29 

Exclusive Cocktail Reception

Special Gathering of Honorary Fellows, Past and Present
Monday, May 30

HUJI Talks

Moderated by Fleur Hassan-Nahoum, Founder, Message Experts
This evening will provide participants with a sampling of some of the great ideas emanating from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem through short presentations by faculty members, students, and alumni. The event will begin with a light dinner.
Tuesday, May 31 

Dedication of the Brindell and Milton Gottlieb Auditorium

Wednesday, June 1

Hebrew University Faculty and Students Working for a Better Jerusalem

Visit to the Jerusalem Municipality
Hosted by Mayor of Jerusalem, Nir Barkat
The visit will include a tour followed by a plenary discussion with the City Council.
Wednesday, June 1 

Visit to Mobileye
Hosted by Co-Founder and CEO, Prof. Amnon Shashua, Rachel and Selim Benin School of Computer Science and Engineering
Mobileye’s groundbreaking technology, developed here in Jerusalem at Hebrew University, has reduced vehicular accidents by keeping passengers safer. Mobileye is striving to revolutionize the driving experience by enabling autonomous driving.
Wednesday, June 1 

Visit to Intel Israel
Hosted by CEO, Maxine Fassberg
Established in 1984, Intel Israel in Jerusalem is their first production plant outside the United States. Intel Israel’s primary focus is creating the most innovative technologies of Intel Corporation.
Wednesday, June 1