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News from Technion Australia

Technion Australia Appoints New Executive Director

Technion Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of its new national Executive Director, Hilary May Black. President, Dr Ruth Ratner, and the Board of Technion Australia are looking forward to a new and exciting future for the society. “We are in the process of updating our branding and will be expanding our activities significantly in the coming months,” says Dr Ratner. First up for Technion Australia in 2017 is “SciTech”, an exceptional opportunity for talented Year 10 – 12 students to join Technion’s International Summer Science Camp in July/August 2017 at the Technion in Haifa, Is...


Professor Dame Marie Bashir Scholarship Program announced

Technion Australia has established the Professor the Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO Scholarship Program to honour the awarding of a Doctor Honoris Causa to her by the Technion and her agreeing to become the NSW Patron of Technion Australia. The Program provides scholarships to enable Australian students from high school to post graduate to attend the Technion. “We wanted to do something that would reflect Professor Bashir’s lifelong commitment to adolescents and young adults as well as the disadvantaged and students of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background, “ president, Dr Ruth Ratner ...


Technion Australia aims to establish a lasting relationship between Australian society and the Technion Israel Institute of Technology.

We support the Technion Israel Institute of Technology in its mission to be at the forefront of the global network of science and technology, to be Israel's top facility for science and technology (a role that is necessary for the future of Israel and to all humanity) and to be a centre of excellence in technical education producing leaders with strong professional ethics and sensitive to social and environmental issues.

Our activities include lectures by visiting Technion academics; academic and student exchange programs (including supporting scholarships); fostering links between Australian business and the Technion; an Australian Technion alumni group; and fundraising.