Thanks to a constantly modernizing banking sector, Israel is among the world’s leaders when it comes to women in the financial arena.
Prof. Malka Schaps may be the first ultra-Orthodox woman to climb this high on the professional academic ladder.
Our inaugural Journey to Israel trip presented the startup nation in a whole new light focused on innovation in every sector of society.
“The car is the only place in the world you can die just because you’re listening to the wrong kind of music,” says researcher Warren Brodsky, who is gaining international attention for his work.
‘Everything we’ve seen — a tremendous variety of people and ideas — reinforced how creative, and willing to try anythingת Israelis are.’
Shira Frimer created Dr. JJ Barak, a superhero starring in her Nistar graphic adventure novel. Many would say she’s a superhero herself.
‘I have had 22 exits and 27 failures. And I can tell you that I wouldn’t have had the exits without the failures.’
Arieh Warshel and Michael Levitt are the 11th and 12th Israelis to win a prestigious Nobel Prize in the country’s 65-year history, and the fifth and sixth to win the award in chemistry.
‘I have always preferred to look at my successes and examine why they worked. It’s the successes we tend to take for granted, and that’s a mistake.’
How a 90-year-old Ethiopian nun stole the show at the city’s Sacred Music Festival.