Inside Look at the Israeli Hi-Tech


Speaker: Dr. Ami Appelbaum, Chief Scientist and Chairman of the Board, Israel Innovation Authority


About the speaker:

Dr. Ami Appelbaum is the Chief Scientist and Chairman of the Board of the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA). He has more than 36 years of experience in research, development, and senior level management in the semiconductor industry.

Prior to this position, Dr. Appelbaum worked for 22 years at KLA Tencor, a leader in the field of capital equipment in the semiconductor industry.  At KLA Tencor, Dr. Appelbaum held numerous executive level positions including Corporate Senior Vice President and President of KLA Tencor Israel.

Dr. Appelbaum has additional experience working as General Manager at Gallium Aresenide Diodes, Vice President of Operations and Program Manager at Semiconductor Devices, Manager of Semiconductor Lasers and Detector Development at Rockwell International. He also served as a member of the technical staff at AT&T Bell Labs in New Jersey.

Dr. Appelbaum received his doctorate and master degrees, in Materials Engineering, from the Technion Institute of Technology in Israel and his bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel.

He is the author and/or co-author of more than 50 scientific and technical publications and holds seven patents in the fields of semiconductor equipment and processing.


Event Details

Event date: 03-26-2018
Event End Date: 03-26-2018
Cut off date 03-26-2018
Individual Price Free
Time 6:30PM - Networking Reception, Refreshments Included
7:00PM - Introductory Remarks:
o Ambassador Dani Dayan, Consul General of Israel in New York
o Inon Elroy- Israel’s Economic Minister to N.A.
o Frederick H. Rein- Partner at Goodwin Procter LLP
7:15pm- Presentation and Q&A

Location Goodwin Procter LLP
The New York Times Building
620 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY
Event Language Event will be conducted in English. Advance RSVP is required.
Location New York
Event registration is closed
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