10:00    Welcome

  • Verena Shifferman, Director DAAD-Information Center Tel Aviv

10:10    Opening Remarks

  • Dr. Susanne Wasum-Rainer, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Israel

10:15    The German Research and Higher Education Landscape – Tracks to a PhD

10:30    Snapshots – Experiences of Israeli PhDs in Germany

  • Shaul Marmari, Leibniz-Institut für jüdische Geschichte und Kultur – Simon-Dubnow​​​​​​​
  • Hadar Elyashiv, PhD candidate, Dr. Moses Strauss Department of Marine Geosciences, Charney School of Marine Sciences, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel And MARUM – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
  • Dr. Ester Lopatin, Division of Languages, Tel Aviv University, Member of the Board of Trustees of the German-Israeli Future Foundation

10:45    Funding Opportunities

11:00    Planning your Stay – Practical Information

  •  Simon Reichgruber, Legal and Consular Department, German Embassy 

11:15    Q&A

  • Moderator:  Andrea Frahm, Innovation Lead Helmholtz Liaison Office Tel Aviv

11:30    Breakout Rooms

  • Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres
  • Max Planck Society/Minerva-Stiftung​​​​​​​
  • Leibniz Association
  • German Research Foundation/DFG
  • German Academic Excange Service/DAAD

12:00    End