2011-04-17

Young Israeli Innovators Win NASA Competition For Great Innovations | Israel News | NoCamels

The winners of the competition “Portzey Derech,” Breakthroughers in Hebrew, of the Ramon Foundation in Israel, Hillel Mishal, Tzvika Oron and Omri Yafe, have been chosen to represent Israel in the prestigious NASA and Google program this year, Singularity University, which will be held at the NASA base in California. The contest was held in cooperation between the Israeli Ministry of Science and Technology, and the Ramon Foundation. Eighty of the brightest young minds from around the world will attend, as researchers will be exposed to the best and most advanced technologies and research.

The purpose of the project is to assist the eighty student in executing initiatives aimed at dealing with the challenges humanity is facing in the fields of energy, water, food, space and more.