4 Israeli Universities Named Among 50 Top Institutions Producing Entrepreneurs
Tel Aviv, Technion, Hebrew U and BGU churn out high number of entrepreneurs behind VC-backed companies, in new report by PitchBook.
October 07, 2020
BGU Student, High School Robotics Team Create Masks For Hearing Impaired
The 'Read My Lips' face mask allows the person wearing it to breathe easily and talk without vapors from breath fogging up the mask.
May 05, 2020
BGU Partners With US Cannabis Firm To Develop Topical CBD Products For Skin Conditions
Their joint research will focus on nanotechnology-based CBD products for the treatment of psoriasis and other skin diseases.
November 19, 2019
Israeli Researchers Develop Vibrating Vest To Communicate Wordlessly With Dogs
The technology may be useful for delivering remote commands to dogs in search and rescue operations, for assisting disabled handlers, and in other situations for service animals.
July 23, 2019
Yandex Expands Data Science Academic Program In Israel
Y-DATA debuted at Tel Aviv University last year and will be taught at Ben-Gurion University in of the Negev this coming academic year.
July 17, 2019
Rare, Israeli-Cultivated Desert Truffles ‘Worth More Than Uranium’ May Soon Be Widely Available
The Terfezia Leonis fungus is a known delicacy across the Middle East and North Africa, but its rarity in Israel makes it very expensive.
April 21, 2019
Netafim, BGU, Bayer To Collaborate On Drip Irrigation Systems
The three companies will cooperate on the development of best practices for the application of crop protection compounds via drip irrigation.
February 07, 2019
Ben-Gurion University Secures $1.6M Grant For New Entrepreneurship Center
The Yazamut 360 entrepreneurship center will serve as a hub of entrepreneurial activities for students, researchers, entrepreneurs and IDF soldiers and officers.
January 08, 2019
Run On Water: How Israeli Innovators Are Leading The Way To Hydrogen-Fueled Cars
A new discovery by Israeli scientists could significantly impact efforts to replace carbon-based fuels with more environmentally friendly hydrogen fuels.
November 01, 2018
BGU To Develop Advanced Cybersecurity Tech With US IoT Security Leader
Ben-Gurion University's technology transfer company BGN Technologies will partner with Dojo By Bullguard to develop advanced tech for automated IoT cyber threat detection.
August 23, 2018
Israeli Researchers And Entrepreneurs Look For Real Solutions To Fake News
Amid the rise of fabricated information and non-existent online users, tech companies and cybersecurity scientists are coming up with new approaches to combat social media manipulations.
July 24, 2018
Royal Bank Of Canada To Invest $2M In Cybersecurity Research At BGU
One of Canada's largest banks has entered a partnership with the Israeli university's technology transfer company for research collaboration on AI, machine learning-based cyber mitigation techniques
June 27, 2018
Ben-Gurion University, US Air Force Sign Aviation Research Deal
The Israeli university has signed a three-year research agreement with the US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to collaborate to improve aviation engine health monitoring.
June 04, 2018
Ben-Gurion University Launches $1M Student-Led Venture Capital Fund
The BGU Entrepreneurship Fund (BEF) will invest in tech developed by BGU students and graduates, but students will also have the chance to be part of the fund's investment team after taking a course.
May 24, 2018
Amdocs, BGU Launch New AI Research Lab
The new facility will further research and cooperation on artificial intelligence and machine learning
February 07, 2018