Israel’s Next Big Initiative: Breakthroughs in Science and Technology

Three experts discuss how science and technology are impacting Israel’s economy and security. This session will examine recent breakthroughs in quantum science in a way that is understandable to those without a background in the topic. In what ways are these recent discoveries promising, and what are the challenges that lie ahead? How powerful of an impact could they have on Israel’s economy and security when implemented on a national scale?

Festival: 2018

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