Mar 31

Lunch & Learn: Beer Sheva – the Latest Tech Hub

Chicago, IL

America-Israel Chamber of Commerce - Chicago
America-Israel Economic Forum
Prof. Dan Blumberg
Vice President for Industrial and Regional Development
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The William Blair Building
150 N. Riverside Plaza, Suite 4614 A
Chicago, IL 60606

Lunch will be served.

Admission: $25 for non-AICC members


To register, please click here.

For more information, contact Robyn Schneider at or 312-599-0876.

Prof. Dan Blumberg is vice president for industrial and regional development at BGU. He is responsible for the ongoing expansion of the high-tech industry in Beer-Sheva and around the Negev, leveraging BGU’s applied research and innovation expertise. Additionally, he is the director of the University’s Homeland Security Institute. A former chair of the Department of Geography and Environmental Development, his research on remote sensing spans a wide range of homeland security applications, including rapid response, target and anomaly detection, and situational awareness. He was instrumental in transforming BGU into a renowned research institute in the field of environmental remote sensing and homeland security.