I have received my B.Sc. (1973), M.Sc. (1977), and Ph.D (1985) in Applied Mathematics from the School of
Mathematical Sciences at
communication systems infrastructure. I was a post-doc at the Courant Institute and the Computational
Neuroscience labs of
Science at TAU on 1989, and was its chairman (1994 -1996). I was a visiting professor at
I served on several national committees: Chairman of the National Committee for R&D in Information Technology
in the Israeli Ministry of Science (1998-2000) and Chairman of the Information Technology committee of the
Council for Higher Education (1998-2002), where I have initiated a number of large scale e-Learning projects at
the leading Israeli universities.
I was the chairman of the Israeli Association for Computer Vision and a member of the governing board of the
International Association for Pattern Recognition (1989-1993).
I was a co-founder and board member of Top Image Systems, TapGuard, e-Mobilis and Forescout technologies.