Structural biologist Ron Diskin was part of a groundbreaking HIV research team at Caltech. Now he’s back home, building a new lab at the Weizmann Institute.
‘Having a good idea is only a fraction of what it takes to succeed,’ says Dov Moran, one of Israel’s most prolific entrepreneurs.
Best known for his iconic images of American pro athletes, the kibbutz-born artist
and his wife run a successful fine-arts studio and school in Chicago.
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.’