Tag Archives: Israel

Planning Your Aliyah

This week I was invited by the Jewish Agency to give an interview about Aliyah (immigration to Israel according to the Law of Return). In particular I spoke about Kiriat Yam, the city where I live. Many Brazilian Olim (new … Continue reading

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Applications of Machine Learning

Last month I had the pleasure to be invited by the Brazil-Israel (BRIL) Chamber of Commerce to participate in a webinar about Artificial Intelligence (in Portuguese). In the slides and video below, I present several applications of Machine Learning and … Continue reading

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Panel: Israeli Innovation at HackingRio

I had the pleasure to be invited to speak at the HackingRio virtual conference in Rio de Janeiro. I participated in a panel about Israeli innovation together with my friends Ricardo Hechtman, Beny Rubinstein, Marcelo Treistman and Ricardo Lomaski. Here … Continue reading

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Gvahim Webinar: Managing Your Reputation

I was recently invited by Gvahim to present a webinar to a group of Olim (new immigrants) in Israel. In this talk I shared useful guidelines about how to manage and develop your personal reputation. I focused on providing practical … Continue reading

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The Story of a Young Oleh – Taglit 2019

In  the beginning of the year I gave a presentation about my experience as a New Oleh (immigrant) in Israel. The audience was a group of young Brazilian professionals visiting Israel as part of the Taglit project. They were very … Continue reading

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The Myth of Innovation and the First-Mover Advantage

Lots of people today dream about having their own startup company. These aspiring entrepreneurs are constantly looking for ideas, and in general they believe that a good startup idea must be very innovative, and better yet if they can be … Continue reading

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Helping new immigrants to find a job in Israel

This month I had the pleasure to give a talk to a group of young new immigrants. Immigration to Israel is called Aliyah, and the new immigrants are called Olim. I am a volunteer at the Gvahim organization which has the goal … Continue reading

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Events for Software Developers in Israel

Something very nice is happening in the Software Development Community in Israel: People are organizing meetings to share their knowledge, but not only with their colleagues in the workplace – these are meetings open to the public, including engineers from … Continue reading

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