Jan 21

The Future of BGU: A Fireside Chat With BGU’s President


Join BGU President Prof. Danny Chamovitz for a discussion about a new phase of growth for BGU as it continues on the path of academic excellence in scientific research and entrepreneurial innovation. Learn what comes next as BGU expands its scope and impact, and propels forward into the future.
Prof. Danny Chamovitz
President, BGU
Moderated by:
Doug Seserman
Thursday, January 21, 2021

12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

12:00 p.m. ET
11:00 a.m. CT
10:00 a.m. MT
9:00 a.m. PT


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Prof. Danny Chamovitz began his tenure as president of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in 2019. Formerly he was dean of the George S. Wise Faculty of Life Sciences at Tel Aviv University. An internationally recognized activist for plant sciences and their contribution to feeding the growing world population, he is the author of the acclaimed popular science book, “What a Plant Knows,” which has been translated into 18 languages. Born and bred in Pennsylvania, he hails from Aliquippa, which is in the Pittsburgh metropolitan area. He made aliyah to Israel in 1984.