MSc orientation days 2020

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

10:00 - 10:10

Prof. Gilad Perez, FGS Dean: Greetings and opening remarks

10:10 - 10:40

Prof. Michal Irani, Department of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics: Deep “Internal” learning - Deep Learning with Zero Examples

10:40 - 11:10

Dr. Nir London, Department of Organic Chemistry: Crowdsourcing a cure for COVID-19

11:10 - 11:20

Break

11:20 - 11:50

Science Teaching students meet with the Chair of the Board of Studies: Prof. David Fortus

11:20 - 12:20

Math & CS students meet with the Chair of the Board of Studies: Prof. Dmitry Gourevtich

11:20 - 12:20

Chemistry students meet with the Chair of the Board of Studies: Prof. Oren Tal

11:20 - 12:20

Physics students meet with the Chair of the Board of Studies: Prof. Nirit Dudovich

11:20 - 12:50

Life Sciences students meet with members of the Board of Studies: Prof. Avraham Yaron and Prof. Maya Schuldiner

Until 14:00

Break

14:00 - 14:15

Prof. Lia Addadi, Department of Structural Biology, President’s Advisor for Advancing Women in Science: Advancing women in science activities at Weizmann

14:15 - 14:30

Dr. Meytal Eran-Jona, Gender Diversity and Development Advisor: Diversity and inclusion at FGS

14:30 - 14:45

Prof. Gideon Schreiber, Department of Biomolecular Sciences: Maintaining lab notebooks and backing up scientific digital data routinely

14:45 - 15:00

Break

15:00 - 15:30

Mr. Ofer Aaronson, Head of  IT Infrastructure Branch: Computing services at WIS

15:30 - 15:45

Dr. Liat Ben David, General Director of The Davidson Institute of Science Education: Making an Impact with Science Education – opportunities at the Davidson Institute

15:45 - 16:00

Ms. Debakshi Mullick & Mr. Eran Vos (PhD students); and Mr. Rotem Cahanovitc (MSc student): WIS Student Council

 

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

08:15 - 09:00

Dr. Ami Shalit, FGS Academic Secretary: FGS 101

09:00 - 09:10

Break

09:10 - 09:50

Dr. Ami Shalit, FGS Academic Secretary: FGS desktop and mobile Apps

09:50 - 10:00

Break

10:00 - 10:30

Prof. Irit Sagi, Vice President for Technology Transfer: Intellectual property (IP)

10:30 - 10:40

Ms. Nirit Cohen Kraus, WIS Social Services Team: Personal counseling and social services for students

10:40 - 10:45

Break

10:45 - 11:00

Mrs. Joan Kolarik, WIS Chief Librarian: Using the library resources

11:00 - 11:10

Break

11:10 - 12:00

Adv. Tal Tirosh: Prevention of Sexual Harassment

12:00 - 12:10

Ms. Michal Hartstein: WIS Debate Club

12:10 - 12:15

Dr. Dalia Seger: About the safety course

12:15 - 13:10

Break

From 13:10

Safety course - Paralell sessions in Hebrew and in English

Thursday, October 15, 2020

From 09:00

Safety course - Paralell sessions in Hebrew and in English