THE EVENT

# Project outline

  • During March-April 2018, hundreds of participants  in schools all over the world submit candidacy.
  • Attendees, the finalists - 70 young boys and girls (Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the state of Israel) in the ages of 16-18. 35 from Israel and 35 international.
  • During  the 8 days journey, the teams will get to know one another, experience Israel and Haifa in ways corresponding with the theme of the competition, meet scientists, researchers and representatives of the Technion, Rambam hospital, and  Hi-tech and start-up companies. An optional touristic weekend will be offered.
  • A committee, headed by Nobel Laureate Prof. Avraham Hershko, composed of Haifa’s top researchers and representatives will choose the candidates based on technologica, public  activity excellence and recommendations of teachers, principals and community leaders.
  • The participants would be divided into mixed work groups; each group will have an assigned mentor and a mission to generate and promote innovative solutions in safe and healthy living.
  • The competition will be refereed by a professional committee of the highest scientific level.
  • All participants, will be invited to continue the innovative activity in a virtual technological incubator designated exclusively for this program veterans. This “exclusive club of young entrepreneurs” will serve as the main tool for the ongoing relationship among the young participants after the completion ends.
  • Estimated cost 250-1000$ * (+plus airfare if needed)
    *We are able to provide financial aid. For more information go to Shira's Fund.

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      Arriving to Haifa -  Evening Opening Ceremony

Professional visits in Haifa (including Technion, Intel, IBM, Rafael, Elbit, Phillips and more)

Tour of North Of Israel

Walking tour and activities in Haifa

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Hackathon at Technological Center Haifa

Ceremony at the Knesset of Israel Tour of west Jerusalem

Hackathon at Technological Center Haifa

Hackathon at Technological Center Haifa

Evening
Closing Ceremony – Haifa

Optional Weekend at Jerusalem and Dead Sea
(at extra cost)

Optional Weekend at Jerusalem and Dead Sea

Optional Weekend at Jerusalem and Dead Sea