Plenary speakers

  • Joel S. Brown, Department of Integrated Mathematical Oncology, Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Robin Leichenko, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University

Keynote speakers

  • Hans W. Paerl, Institute of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina
  • William Solecki, City University of New York
  • Benny Chefetz, The Robert H Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Amatzia Genin, Department of Ecology, Evolution & Behavior; The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Lone Gram, Department of Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Technical University of Denmark
  • Shanna H. Swan, Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, New York
  • Shuli Niu, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Meagan S. Mauter, Department of Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Wouter Botzen, Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  • Efrat Morin, Fredy and Nadine Herrmann Institute of Earth Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Oren Perez,  Faculty of Law, Bar-Ilan University
  • Christian Grams, Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research (IMK), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Arjen Wals,  Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen University & Research
  • Jean-Christophe Domec, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University
  • Alexander Wezel, Department of Agroecology and Environment; ISARA Lyon
  • Carsten Rahbek, Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate; University of Copenhagen




Deadline for registration
June 10, 2018

Deadline for poster abstract submission
May 15, 2018

Organizing committee

  • Dan Yakir
    Weizmann Institute of Science

    Jonathan Müller
    Weizmann Institute of Science

    Tamir Klein
    Weizmann Institute of Science

    Ron Milo
    Weizmann Institute of Science

    Neta Lipman

    Marcelo Sternberg
    Tel Aviv University

    Orr Karassin
    Open University

    Hagai Levine
    Hebrew University of Jerusalem

    Orit Ben-Zvi Assaraf
    Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

    Yaron Ziv
    Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

    Yoav Yair
    IDC Herzlia

  • Moshe Ben Sason
    Ministry of science and technology


The Chorafas Institute for Scientific Exchange

The Morton Pickman International Conference Fund

Coordinator & Accessibility Issues

Irit Veksler