welcome

The European Researchers' Night Program

70 Years of Israeli Innovation

Main Stage – Rieger Café and Garden

  • 18:00 – A Scientist is Born (Science Magic Show)
  • 19:30 – Recycle Junkies Show (Damente Musical Group)
  • Evening Dark Hours: Star Gazing with Astronomical Telescope

Main Building (600 and 700 Floors)

  • Hands-On interactive educational computer programs
  • Learning about sign language using the Kinect system
  • It's Time to Save the World: What can we do to save the planet?
  • What do your eye movements say about you?
  • Experimenting with biofeedback systems to reduce stress
  • Controlling the Waves: Broadcasting Underwater
  • Consumer behavior and food waste (in cooperation with Robin Food Association)
  • "Fortnight" Activity Center

Main Pedestrian Street

  • Robin Food Stand
  • Making a "Herzl Said" Portrait
  • Ecological Musical Instruments Area
  • Haifa Alumna Ensemble – Music from Israel's 70 year history

Nazarian Library Activities

  • Crowdsourcing Games (Age 8 and up)
  • A Pathway Through Israeli Innovations and Successes (The entire family)
  • Guided Tour of the Cairo Geniza: Preserving Information - from Physical to Digital (Recommended for adults)
  • Free Reading in the Children's Library - Emphasis on Israeli inventions and innovations. (The entire family)
  • Israeli Game Station: TAKI (digital) (The entire family)

 

Hecht Museum Activities

  • Archeological Excavation Workshop (Age 5-9)
    • Digging up the Past (17:00, 17:30, 18:00, 18:30)
    • Find the 70 – Eagle Eye Competition
    • Decoding the Rescue Game (Ages 7-12)
    • Puzzle games on your smartphone
    • Mind games inspired by prehistoric games
  • Museum Tours for Primary schoolchildren: Man and his Native Landscape (by appointment)

 

“Mini” Lectures – 700 Level

Time

 

Presenter

Presentation

5:00pm

 

Prof. Uri Shanas

You and I and 'Time' Will Save the World

5:20pm

 

Ms. Galia Pasternak

Drowning in a Sea of Plastic

5:40pm

 

Dr. Tali Rave and Dr. Noga Cohen

Itsy Bitsy Spider? How Emotion Affects Perception of Size

6:00pm

 

Mr. Eden Orion

The Truth about Midburn
and Burning Man

6:20pm

  Shai Rilov  Food waste, Food rescue and the story of Robin food 

6:40pm

 

Dr. Tali Gal

Children Rights in Decision-Making

7:00pm

   Prof. Avraham Haim Effects of Digital Screens on Teen Health 

7:20pm

  Prof. Tamar Shochat On owls and larks: How the biological clock affects health and functioning

7:40pm

   Dr. Oren Meyers Athens or Sparta? Israeli media representations of military and security- related issues 

8:00pm

 

Mr. Adi Levy

“Ambassadors Online” program – Israeli Public Diplomacy and Combatting BDS

8:20pm

   Prof. Doron Shlush Observing the Invisible: The Search for Black Holes 

8:40pm

 

Dr. Gilad Padva

What are men afraid of? Thoughts about masculinity and culture 

9:00pm

   Dr. Roei Davidson Crowdfunding in Israel: Keys to personal and social success

9:20pm

  Dr. Roee Diamant  Discovery and Classification of Fish using Sonar and Underwater Photography 

9:40pm

   Dr. Mauricio Cohen Vaizer We Are All In Deaf Togethe

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