European Committee of the Weizmann Institute of Science

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 Details

Mr. Robert Drake, Chair

Mr. Zohar Menshes, Executive Vice President
Email: zohar.menshes@weizmann.ac.il

Ms. Liat Lando, Director of Development
Email: liat.lando@weizmann.ac.il

Swiss Office:
Ms. Sharon Teitler, Office Manager
Sharon.teitler@weizmann.ch
Rieterstrasse 48
CH-8027 Zurich
Switzerland

Tel: +41 44 380 3200
Fax: +41 44 380 3204

European Societies of Friends:

Swiss Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Schweizer Gesellschaft der Freunde des Weizmann Institute of Science
Mr. Eric Stupp, Chair

postdoctoral fellowships.

Rieterstrasse 48
P.O. Box 2083
8027 ZURICH
SWITZERLAND
Tel.: +41 44 380 3200
Fax.: +41 44 380 3204
weizmann@weizmann.ch

German Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute
Deutsche Gesellschaft der Freunde des Weizmann Institute of Science
Dr. Manfred Gentz, Chair
Friedensstraße 11
60311 Frankfurt am Main
Telefon: +49 (0) 69 / 24 26 57 -12
Fax: +49 (0) 69 / 24 26 57-10
E-Mail: info@weizmann-freunde.de

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

c/o University of Vienna, Faculty of Physics
Boltzmanngasse 5
1090 WIEN
AUSTRIA
Tel.: +43 1 4277 51108
Fax.: +43 1 4277 9511
christl.langstadlinger@univie.ac.at

Belgian Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Fondation Weizmann.be pour la science
Mr. Christian Hendboeg, Chair
chrishendboeg@gmail.com

Hungarian Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute
Dr. István Réczicza and Dr. Tamás Bellák, Co-Chairs
Hungarian Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
istvan.reczicza@dentons.com
bellak@bellak.net

Italian Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute
Associazione Italiana Degli Amici
Mr. Adolfo Eric Labi, Chair

Via Orazio 86
80122 Naples
Italy
Tel. +39-081665815
Mobile: +39-335407551
Fax +39-0812404219
aeg.labi@gmail.com

Comitato Negri-Weizmann 
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Nissim
Dr. Robert Parienti, Delegate General
19 Via Pirelli
20124 MILANO
ITALY
Tel.: +3902 677 5205
Fax.: +3902 677 5461
roberto@weizmann-france-europe.org

Dutch Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Nederlands Comite van het Weizmann Instituut
Mr. Yossi Herman, Chair
Emmaplein 5
1075 AW  Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Tel.NL: +31 (0)654331221 
yossi29herman@gmail.com
 

Spanish Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Asociación Española de Amigos del Instituto científico Weizmann
Mr. Rubén Lerner, Chair 

Tel. +34 91 662 63 02
Mobile: +34 669 857 550
fundacion@weizmann-spain.org

Swedish Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Mr. Lennart Schuss, Chair

Rosbackestigen 6 
18146 Lindingo
Sweden
Tel.: +46 705330000
lennart@schuss.se

Danish Society of Friends of the Weizmann Institute of Science
Det Danske Weizmann Selskab
Prof. Ole Farver, Chair

ole.farver@sund.ku.dk

Suisse Romande 
Délégation Suisse Romande de l’Institut Weizmann des Sciences
Dr. Robert Parienti, Delegate General
Mr. Jean-Marc Brunschwig

120 Chemin des Hauts-Crets
1223 Cologny, GENÈVE
SWITZERLAND
Tel.: +41 22 818 1111
Fax.: +41 22 818 1199
roberto@weizmann-france-europe.org

 

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