The Age of (Secured) Intelligent Machines


Speaker: Major Gen. (Res.) Professor Isaac Ben-Israel



About the speaker:


Isaac Ben-Israel is an Israeli military scientist, general and ex-politician. He currently serves as the chairman of the Israeli Space Agency and the National Council for Research and Development, under the auspices of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Space of Israel. He finished his service in the IDF ranked General, serving as head of the military Administration for the Development of Weapons and the Technological Industry. Between 2010-2012 he served as chief Cybernetics adviser to PM Netanyahu, during which period he founded the National Cyber Bureau in the PM office and launched the National Cyber Initiative. Ben Israel is now head of the Security Studies program in Tel Aviv University, where he also heads the annual international Cyber Security conference. Between 2007 and 2009 he served as a member of the Knesset for Kadima. Ben Israel is one of Israel's top experts on Space, Cyber and technological related security.


He holds a PhD in Philosophy and a BSc in Physics and Mathematics from Tel Aviv University.


Event Details

Event date: 08-19-2019
Event End Date: 08-19-2019
Cut off date 08-19-2019
Individual Price Free
Time 6:30PM - Networking Reception
7:00PM - Introduction by Inon Elroy, Economic Minister to North America, Ministry of Economy and Industry, Israel
7:05pm - Presentation and Q&A
Location Leumi USA
579 5th Avenue, New York, NY
Event Language Event will be conducted in English
Event registration is closed
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