A Chinese delegation, led by the Party Secretary of Haidian District in Beijing, Mr. Yu Jun, visited IDC Herzliya on November 25th, 2018.
Haidian District in Beijing and the Municipality of Herzliya concluded a twin city agreement, hence fostering academic cooperation in the fields of data science, computer science, virtual reality, social neuroscience, sustainability and business.
The delegation was hosted by IDC Provost, Prof. Alex Mintz, and IDC Director of Research Support and Global Engagement, Dr. Eric Zimmerman. Leading IDC faculty (list below) in the above fields provided a glimpse into their research and potential for future collaboration.
Prof. Ruth Feldman, Center for Development Social Neuroscience
Prof. Doron Friedman, Advanced Reality Lab
Prof. Dov Pekelman, Dean of the Business School
Prof. Tami Tamir, Computer Science School
Prof. Yoav Yair, Dean, School of Sustainability
Dr. Shai Fine, Data Science Institute
Dr. Ilan Gronou, Computer Science School
Dr. Tal Moran, Computer Science School
Dr. Oren Zuckerman, miLAB