Activities    

BMI Conference: BMI as a Global Player

4/5/2018

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

 

 

 

15:30-16:30    BMI Research Symposium – Part 1: Meeting Global Challenges through International Cooperation with ICIPE, Kenya

 

 

Opher Mendelsohn, BMI Fellow   View Presentation  

 

 

 

Thursday, May 3rd, 2018   

11:00-11:15     Awarding of the 2018 Boris Mints Institute Prize for Research of Strategic Policy Solutions to Global Challenges

To  Prof. Michael Kremer, Gates Professor of Developing Societies, Dept. of Economics, Harvard University

By: Prof. Joseph Klafter, President of Tel-Aviv University

 

 

11:15-12:00      BMI Research Symposium – Part 2:  Meeting Global Challenges through International Cooperation - California and India

Opening lecture: Prof. David Feldman, Chair – Department of Planning, Policy and Design, School of Social Ecology, University of California, Irvine    View Presentation   

The BMI-TATA project – Students’ presentations    View Presentation   

 

14:00-14:15     Address of BMI Founder and President     

Dr. Boris Mints    Read   

 

14:15-15:30      BMI Prize Laureat Lecture

 

 

Prof. Michael Kremer, Gates Professor of Developing Societies, Dept. of Economics, Harvard University    View Presentation   

 

15:30-16:00  BMI Research Symposium – Part 3: Meeting Global Challenges through International Cooperation - Malta

Dr. Paula Grech Bonnici, Executive Director for Compliance and Quality, Water Services Corporation, Malta  

 

16:00-16:45   Emerging technology and the transportation sector revolution

Gil Barnea, Ph.D. student, Department of Public Policy, TAU       View Presentation   

 

17:00-18:00     Banking, Corporate Governance, and Inequality

 

Prof. Anat Admati, George G.C. Parker Professor of Finance and Economics,

Graduate School of Business, Stanford University     View Presentation   

 

 

Friday, May 4th, 2018