Tel Aviv University

20 stories about Tel Aviv University

TAU produces more unicorn founders than any other non-U.S. university

08.02.24|James Spiro
“I strongly believe we will prevail and eventually, we'll become much better than we actually were,” said Moshe Zviran, Professor and Chief Entrepreneurship and Innovation Officer at Tel Aviv University
אורי אלון מייסד ו בעלים של סטארטאפ קומפאס

Back to School: Serial entrepreneur Ori Allon donates NIS 2 million to TAU Innovation Center

30.06.22|Meir Orbach
Discussing the troubling trend of young people running to make it big in tech and giving up on academia, Allon said: "You don’t need to just pursue exits. Academic education brings you much further”
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AI Week kicks off to celebrate artificial intelligence progress

07.02.22|James Spiro
The three-day conference is highlighting how AI technology is revolutionizing business strategy, policy, and future development
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TAU Ventures, the VC of Tel Aviv University, raises a second fund of $50 million

29.11.21|Meir Orbach
The fund intends to invest in 15 to 25 companies founded by Israeli entrepreneurs, with investment amounts up to $1 million per venture as a first investment
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Tel Aviv University establishes first Israeli AI and data science academic branch

The center aims to promote multidisciplinary research collaborations with other universities around the world
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Northrop Grumman rocket blasts off to ISS carrying Israeli nanosatellite

21.02.21|Yafit Ovadia
Part of the satellite’s measurements will be collected by Israel’s top secret Soreq Nuclear Research Center to help design more efficient radiation-protective gear for astronauts and space systems
מימין רון יוגב פרופ' מאיר פדר ד"ר צבי רזניק גיא דורמן

Israeli team behind Amimon chipset wins Academy Award for Scientific and Technical Achievement

“I have won many academic awards, but there is no doubt the Oscar is the most well-known prize I’ve ever won,” says TAU professor Meir Feder
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Amid a decline in early-stage funding, TAU Ventures invites tech startups to its campus community

23.01.21|Ron Friedman
“We are comfortable leading a round or participating in it, but what we’re best at is serving as a home base for entrepreneurs in the most critical steps of their journey”
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Researchers discover solution to stop blood cells from aging

24.11.20|Yafit Ovadia
Scientists at Tel Aviv University found that using hyperbaric oxygen treatment can actually halt blood cells from aging
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Clenching by day grinding at night - How is the pandemic impacting women's teeth?

11.11.20|Yafit Ovadia
Study finds the pandemic is stressing Israeli women out and they’re taking it out on their teeth, 50% suffering from Bruxism
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Tel Aviv University students to send nanosatellite into space

04.11.20|Yafit Ovadia
The small satellite, which was designed and constructed in Israel, will measure cosmic radiation around the Earth
אוניברסיטה הטכניון טכניון חיפה

Israeli universities drop in QS annual ranking

10.06.20|Ynet News
Technion, ranked in 291st place, says survey data was faulty, accuses the government of not investing enough in research infrastructure
כפפות חד פעמיות מסכות קורונה

Experts Could Be Wrong About the Coronavirus

Covid-19 mortality could be lower than current reports suggest and may not justify extensive lockdowns and the paralysis of economic activity, academics say
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Most Israeli Startup Founders Work up to 15 Hour Per Day, Survey Finds

11.03.20|Adi Pick
A new survey by Axis Innovation and Tel Aviv University's Coller School of Management questioned 200 startup founders in more than 20 tech fields
סטודנטים אוניברסיטת תל אביב אוניברסיטאות השכלה אקדמית

Tel Aviv University to Launch a Crop Protection Research Program With Pesticide Company Adama

12.01.20|Elham Nasser Eddin
As part of the partnership, Adama will invest in a new research laboratory, and will offer scholarships to 25 students in the fields of chemistry, life sciences, and engineering
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Israel’s Shin Bet, Tel Aviv University Announce Third Accelerator Cohort

23.12.19|Adi Pick
The new cohort will host six startups in fields including speech recognition, real-time video analysis, and cybersecurity
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Columbia University, Tel Aviv University Partner to Offer Dual Degree Program

08.12.19|Adi Pick
As part of the program, students will spend their first two years at Tel Aviv University and their third and fourth year attending Columbia’s School of General Studies, where they will select one of Columbia’s liberal arts majors