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ISTRC Webinar - Call for research proposals - Ministry of Science

WEBINAR: Call for Research Proposals in the Fields of Smart Mobility and Transportation Infrastructure and Safety for 2023 – RECORDING

המרכז הישראלי למחקר בתחבורה חכמה
ערך וובינר בנוגע לקול קורא למחקר בנושאי תחבורה חכמה, בטיחות ותשתיות תחבורה לשנת 2023, שפרסם משרד החדשנות, המדע והטכנולוגיה, בשיתוף עם משרד התחבורה והבטיחות בדרכים, ונתיבי ישראל.

מטרת הוובינר
המרכז יארח את נציגי כל השותפים, אשר יציגו את מטרותיהם בקול קורא זה, כמו גם דגשים ותחומי מיקוד להצעות המחקר, ויספקו הבהרות לשאלות.

מועד הוובינר

קהל היעד
חוקרים.ות בתחום התחבורה החכמה

הקלטות של הוובינר

תחיה אלון – מנהלת מרכז המחקר הישראלי למחקר בתחבורה חכמה, טכניון

הימת יונס – מנהלת אגף חדשנות ותחבורה חכמה, משרד התחבורה והבטיחות בדרכים

ד"ר שי סופר – המדען הראשי, משרד התחבורה והבטיחות בדרכים

ד"ר רמי אהרוני – מנהל תחום הנדסה וטכנולוגיות מתקדמות, משרד החדשנות, המדע והטכנולוגיה

רויטל לוי – מנהלת אגף מו"פ הנדסי, נתיבי ישראל

בועז ברזילי – מנהל תחום רשויות מקומיות והסכמים, משרד התחבורה והבטיחות בדרכים

שאלות ותשובות

מידע מפורט
קול קורא להגשת הצעות מחקר בנושאי תחבורה חכמה, בטיחות ותשתיות תחבורה לשנת 2023


The 3rd Annual & Students Conference of the Israeli Smart Transportation Research Center – RECORDINGS

The 3rd ISTRC Annual & Students Conference of the Israeli Smart Transportation Center was hosted by the Ruppin Academic Center on 27th and 28th of June 2023.

Information about the conference, e.g. detailed program, pictures, recordings of some of the lectures, winners of the conference student awards, can be found through the link below.

Ecomotion Week 2023

ISTRC Booth at the EcoMotion Week 2023 Main Event

The EcoMotion 2023 Main Event took place on May 23, 2023 at the Expo Tel-Aviv.

In the Academy section of the Exhibition area, visitors could meet representatives of ISTRC and visit Race Cars Student Teams. Read the impressions of the three teams below (in Hebrew):

Professional Committees Workshop 2023

ISTRC Professional Committee Members Workshop 2023 – Roundtable Event – RECORDING

February 05, 2023

Afeka Academic College of Engineering in Tel Aviv

The ISTRC Professional Committee Members Workshop 2023 - Roundtable Event was held in collaboration with ISERD (Israel-Europe Research & Innovation Directorate).
The workshop was designed to unite groups of researchers towards Horizon Europe 2023-24 Calls in the Smart Transportation domain:

  • Get familiar with relevant Horizon Europe 2023-24 Calls
  • Get familiar and network with potential partners from all sectors

10 selected Calls were chosen by the ISTRC Professional Committees' chairs to be presented at the workshop, while the following 3 Calls were discussed in the "Round Tables" facilitated by ISERD and ISTRC:

  1. HORIZON-CL5-2024-D6-01-08: Improved transport infrastructure performance – Innovative digital tools and solutions to monitor and improve the management and operation of transport infrastructure
  2. HORIZON-CL5-2024-D6-01-06: Optimising multimodal network and traffic management, harnessing data from infrastructures, mobility of passengers and freight transport
  3. HORIZON-CL5-2024-D6-01-09: Policies and governance shaping the future transport and mobility systems

A summary of the 10 selected Calls (in Hebrew) is available HERE


Event’s Goals and Program
Tchiya Allon, General Manager, ISTRC
Prof. Erel Avineri, Afeka Academic College of Engineering

Information about the ISTRC 2023 Annual and Student Conference
Dr. Ayelet Gal-Tzur, Ruppin Academic Center

Daniella Gera Margaliot, Deputy Managing Director, Smart Mobility Initiative

Success story - The Municipality of Eilat
Assaf Admon, Head of Eilat-Eilot Environmental Unit

Selected Horizon Calls – Overview and Tips
Hagit Schwimmer, Senior Director, ISERD
Asaf Aharon, Head of Sector, ISERD

Prof. Erel Avineri (Afeka Academic College of Engineering), Prof. Eyal Yaniv (Bar-Ilan University), Tchiya Allon (ISTRC)

Meet the Industry - Public Sector Webinar 2022

“Meet the Industry and the Public Sector” Webinar – RECORDING

December 27, 2022

All researchers in the Israeli academy

Provide a glimpse into industry and public sector challenges & opportunities in order to promote collaborative research.


  • Promote academy-industry / public sector research collaboration, aligned with the center’s Smart Transportation Zero Externalities Vision.
  • Get familiar with:
    1. Initiatives in the Smart Transportation field in Israel
    2. Their research interest
    3. Contact person to collaborate with


Tchiya Allon
, General Manager, ISTRC

The National Initiative For Autonomous Public Transportation - an Israeli Innovation Authorities Project/Experiment
Dror Ben David, Initiative Subject Matter Expert (SME)

Waze for Cities
Noam Reshef, Partnerships Community Manager, Waze

The Municipality of Eilat
Assaf Admon, Head of Eilat-Eilot Environmental Unit

Andromeda TeleOperation Consortium’s Technology and Beyond
Eli Shapira, System Architect, Andromeda

ISTRC Booth at Ecomotion Week 2022

ISTRC Booth at the EcoMotion Week 2022 Main Event

May 11, 2022

The ISTRC booth at the EcoMotion Week 2022 Main Event provided a glimpse into the Israeli academy and hosted students teams competing in international car racing competitions.

People who visited us learned about opportunities for academy-industry collaboration and research funding in the Smart Transportation domain.

Israel Innovation Authority Webinar

Israel Innovation Authority & ISTRC Webinar on Smart Transportation – Research Opportunities – RECORDING

February 06, 2022

All Researchers in the Smart Transportation domain (from academy, industry R&D, etc.)


The Israel Innovation Authority together with the Israeli Smart Transportation Research Center (ISTRC) conducted a dedicated webinar on Smart Transportation, aiming to promote collaboration between the academy and the industry researchers.

During the webinar, the Israel Innovation Authority presented their funding programs, following ISTRC’s presentation of the Center’s open Call for Research. The two opportunities are complementary to each other.


On the Israel Innovation Authority’s YouTube Channel

More detailed information about the webinar can be found HERE.