About

The European Committee of the Weizmann Institute of Science (ECWIS) was established as a non-profit organization in Zurich, Switzerland, on May 17, 1960, by Dr. Josef Cohn, Richard Kronstein, Oswald Landau, Victor Loeb, and Dr. Veit Wyler. to raise financial means and promote international scientific cooperation in order to further the development of the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.

Today, the European Committee operates both out of the Main Office in Zurich, where it is registered as a charitable association, and its offices at the Weizmann Institute in Rehovot.

Contact

Mr. Robert Drake, Chair

Contact Mr. Zohar Menshes,
Executive Vice President

 

Contact Ms. Shira Terri,
Director of Development

 

Swiss Office

Contact Ms. Hadar Papatrechas,
Office Manager
Location Rieterstrasse 48
CH-8027 Zurich
Switzerland
Office +41-44-380-3200
Fax +41-44-380-3204

European Societies of Friends

SWITZERLAND

Swiss Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Schweizer Gesellschaft der Freunde des Weizmann Institute of Science.

Learn more about the Friends:

Contact Mr. Eric Stupp, Chair
Location Rieterstrasse 48
P.O. Box 2083
8027 ZURICH
SWITZERLAND
Office +41-44-380-3200
Fax +41-44-380-3204

Suisse Romande

Contact Mr. Jean-Marc Brunschwig
Location 120 Chemin des Hauts-Crets
1223 Cologny, GENÈVE
SWITZERLAND

Liechtenstein

Freunde des Weizmann Institute of Science in Liechtenstein

Contact Mrs. Rita Kieber-Beck
Location Franz-Josef-Oehri-Strasse 6
9493 Mauren
Liechtenstein

Germany

German Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute, Deutsche Gesellschaft der Freunde des Weizmann Institute of Science.

Contact Dr. Manfred Gentz, Chair
Location Friedensstraße 11
60311 Frankfurt am Main

Weizmann Young European Network

Weizmann Young European Network of the Weizmann Institute of Science.

 

Contact Dr. Christian Tidona, Chair

Austria

Austrian Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science.
Oesterreichische Gesellschaft der Freunde des Weizmann Institute of Science

Contact Dr. Nikolaus Pitkowitz
Location University of Vienna,
Faculty of Physics
Boltzmanngasse 5
1090 WIEN
AUSTRIA

Belgia

Belgian Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science.
Fondation Weizmann.be pour la science

Contact Mr. Christian Hendboeg, Chair

Hungaria

Hungarian Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science.

Contact Dr. István Réczicza
Dr. Tamás Bellák, Co-Chairs

Italia

Italian Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute
Associazione Italiana Degli Amici.

Contact Prof. Dario Perugia, Chair
Location Via Orazio 86
80122 Naples
Italy

Dutch

Dutch Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Nederlands Comite van het Weizmann Institute.

Contact Mr. Yossi Herman, Chair
Location Emmaplein 5
1075 AW Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Spain

Spanish Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science,
Asociación Española de Amigos del Instituto científico Weizmann

Contact Mr. Rubén Lerner, Chair

Sweden

Swedish Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science

Contact Mr. Lennart Schuss, Chair
Location Rosbackestigen 6
18146 Lindingo
Sweden

Denmark

Danish Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Det Danske Weizmann Selskab.

Contact Prof. Ole Farver, Chair