R&D Speaker Series:

U.S. & Israeli Innovations in the Life Sciences 

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

12:00 – 1:15 pm ET

Zoom Link Provided Upon Registration

Join scientists, investors, entrepreneurs, and the Jewish National Fund community for an exclusive panel discussion with industry experts from the BioTech and Pharmaceutical sectors of Israel and Miami. Hear how Israel has been coping with the novel coronavirus from industry insiders and what solutions are in the pipeline. As part of the program, join us for a fireside chat with Noa Zer and Dr. Rivki Ofir to learn about the lasting impact of Agro-Tech research and development in the Arava on the global community. This program is for the general public as well as industry professionals. 

Panel Moderator

Robert L. Grossman

Chair of Israel Practice at Greenberg Traurig

Featured Panelists

Nissim Darvish

Senior Managing Director at OrbiMed Israel


Shai Novik

Chairman of the Board at Enlivex Therapeutics


Steven D. Rubin

EVP at Opko Health


Professor Shmuel C. Shapira MD, MPH, Colonel (Res.)

Full Professor of Medical Administration at Hebrew University Faculty of Medicine

Director General at the Israel Institute for Biological Research

Chair of the Board of Life Science Research Israel

Fireside Chat

Noa Zer

Director of Resource Development at Central Arava Regional Council


Dr. Rivki Ofir

Researcher at Arava R&D Center

Thank You to Our Generous Sponsors


Gold Sponsor

Peter Feinberg

Founder of BridgeBio and Sporos Bioventures

Board Member and Lead Investor, Immuneering

Partner, Boxcar Partners


Silver Sponsor

Sol Gersh

Founder of Medix



Additional sponsorship opportunities available.

More Information

Mike Teichberg, Director, Miami-Dade

[email protected] or 305.682.0025 x897