Prof. Irit Sagi

Prof. Irit Sagi Prof. Irit Sagi linkedin

Vice President for Innovation & Technology Transfer

Tel: +972-8-934-3899

The Technology Transfer Office's mission is to secure and protect the Weizmann Institute’s intellectual property by identifying, evaluating and supporting the scientific breakthroughs achieved by the Institute, and to facilitate the transfer of Weizmann-created discoveries into new technologies for the benefit of humanity.


Senior Assistant to the
Vice President
for Innovation & Technology Transfer

Paz Barnett  Paz Barnett linkedin

Tel: +972-8-934-4250
Mobile: +972-54-242-0466

Head, Office of the Vice President for Innovation & Technology Transfer
Project Coordinator, BINA

Orel Vaknin  Orel Vaknin linkedin

Tel: +972-8-934-3899
Mobile: +972-53-221-0858

Head, BINA—Bridge. Innovate. Nurture. Advance

DR. SHARON FIREMAN  Dr. Sharon Fireman linkedin

Tel: +972-8-934-3784
Mobile: +972-54-888-6220


Rules, procedures & forms (WIS only)

Bina: applicative science unit

BINA—Bridge. Innovate. Nurture. Advance—is a new, scientifically applied research unit that aims to create an ecosystem of translational research at the Weizmann Institute by fostering new, early stage ideas and technologies for applied projects, as well as through education, mentoring programs and networking activities.

About Bina
Bina website

Yeda R&D


Yeda Research and Development Ltd. is the commercial branch of the Weizmann Institute of Science. Yeda holds an exclusive right to commercialize the unique intellectual property developed by the scientists at the Weizmann Institute.

Yeda website