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    Tzavta Club Presents: The Creation of Life

    A Lecture with Professor Meir Orenstein (for Hebrew Speakers)

    When: Wednesday, 10/23/2019 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

    Where: Freidenrich Conference Center (Bldg F) 4th Floor

    כיצד הגענו עד הלום?  על מקור החיים על פני כדור הארץ

    הרצאה עם פרופ' מאיר אורנשטיין, המחלקה למדעי המחשב, הטכניון 

    ICC@OFJCCפרופסור מאיר אורנשטיין יחשוף בפנינו את תהליך היווצרות החיים עלי אדמות. נעקוב אחר התפתחות יצורים מורכבים, הירקמות המוח וכמובן הופעת המין האנושי. מהו הכוח הסודי שעומד מאחורי התהוות החיים ומניע אותם אף היום? כוח זה צפוי לשנות דרמטית את צורת החיים העתידית שלנו. בואו לגלות את כל אלה בחברתנו בהרצאתו המרתקת של פרופסור אורנשטיין.

    ההרצאה תתקיים בעברית.

    יום רביעי, 23 באוקטובר
    11:00 בבוקר עד 12:30 בצהריים
    $10 ברכישה מוקדמת באתר | $12 בכניסה
    Freidenrich Conference Center ,חדר F-401
    לפרטים: 223-8692 (650) | [email protected]


    Join us for a lecture with professor Meir Orenstein, in which the dramatic and exciting creation of life on earth will unfold. The lecture will follow the development of complex living creatures, generation of the brain and finally the appearance of the human being. The secret driving force of life, which will eventually change our future life form dramatically, will be revealed.

    Professor Meir Orenstein is a professor of electrical engineering at the Technion, Israel. His resaerch is focused on nanoscience and technologies, and quantum science and applications. Professor Orenstein holds the Elbit-Elron Chair in Electrical Engineering and heads the micro-nano photonics laboratories. He served as the vice dean of electrical engineering and the director of the national program on nanophotonics for detection and sensing. 

    Professor Orenstein was a leader of an R&D intelligence group in the IDF, the chief scientist of ELOP Industry R&D Branch, a visiting scientist in BELLCORE in the US and the co-founder of three start-up companies (Lambda Crossing, Optun and Sens4Care). Professor Orenstein was a visiting professor at Stanford University and a consultant for many companies and defense organizations. 

    More than 50 students graduated from Professor Orenstein's group, four of whom are currently university professors. Others serve in senior research positions at research institutes and universities as well as leadership positions in industry. Professor Orenstein is the author over 500 peer-reviewed papers in scientific journals and conferences and 25 patents.

    This lecture is in Hebrew.


    Wednesday, October 23
    11:00 AM–12:30 PM
    Freidenrich Conference Center, Room F-401
    $10 in Advance | $12 at the Door 
    Contact: ICC | (650) 223-8692 | [email protected]

    Registration is closed for this event.

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