Moments of Discovery – A Personal Journey through Science and Education, an Israel-Canada Story

Join us for a special program with Ronen Mir, The Director of the Schwartz/ Reisman Science Education Centres, and the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel. Ronen will discuss how he became excited about Science Education, and answer some of the following questions: How are we educating the youth in Israel, leading to more innovations and startups? How can we use the outdoors for Science Education? What happens when we bring high school students to study Science at the Weizmann Institute of Science? Is Education the new High-Tech?
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DR. RONEN MIR
Ronen Mir is a leader in the development of science education for the public, with experience in the development of science centers in the US, Israel, Switzerland, Brazil and Ethiopia. Dr. Mir is the Founding Director of the Schwartz/Reisman Science Education Centers, Ruth and Uriel Arnon Campus for Science Education at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel. He has served as General Director (CEO) of the Israel National Museum of Science Technology and Space, MadaTech, in Haifa, Executive Director of SciTech Hands-On Museum in Aurora, IL, USA and the Principal Investigator of the Outreach To Space and Midwest Wild Weather NSF supported seven-states collaborations, USA. Ronen represents Israel on the Global Committee of the Association of Science Technology Centers. He has served as General Director (CEO) of the Israel National Museum of Science Technology and Space, MadaTech, in Haifa, Executive Director of SciTech Hands-On Museum in Aurora, IL, USA and the Principal Investigator of the Outreach To Space and Midwest Wild Weather NSF supported seven-states collaborations, USA. Ronen represents Israel on the Global Committee of the Association of
  • EVENT CODE: ITC-209 NEW!
  • EVENT TYPE: Events and Lectures
  • DATE: February 21
  • TIME: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • LOCATION: ONLINE, Montreal, Quebec
  • LANGUAGE: English
  • WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: Yes
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