Viva Sarah Press

Viva Sarah Press


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Viva Sarah Press is a multi-talented creative. She is a journalist, speaker, content creator and therapeutic clown. Viva writes and talks about the creativity and innovation taking place in Israel and beyond. As a journalist with over two decades of experience, Viva has interviewed dozens of innovators, creators, and risk-takers from first ideas to successful startups and held positions at IBA News – Israel Television, ISRAEL21c, and The Jerusalem Postand her writing has appeared in international publications including Hadassah Magazine, TLV1, i24news, ReutersThe Canadian Jewish NewsThe Jewish Chronicle, and more. Viva is a skilled storyteller and regularly speaks to groups about her role as a journalist covering Israeli ideas, creative perspectives, original technologies, and the ways they influence and affect the broader world community. Viva also works and volunteers as a therapeutic clown. She is one of the world’s first educational clowns and is presently taking part in a groundbreaking, women-led initiative to reduce stress and anxiety in schools in Israel. 



  • Science, Technology & Innovation

  • Positively Israel & College Campuses

Popular Speeches

  • Why Israel should be in the news
  • The culture of Israel's creativity and innovation (in all fields or a specific one)
  • From wild idea to innovation to global solution
  • Women in leadership, innovation and business in Israel
  • Educational clowning: talk and workshop
  • Innovation journalism in the digital age
  • Things You May Not Know About Israel
  • Talks can be created by request

Prepared introduction download here