The Team

ManagementAdvisory BoardSteering CommitteeProfessional Committee ChairsStaff
Yoram & Tchiya
Prof. Yoram ShiftanTchiya Allon
Prof. Yoram Shiftan
Tchiya Allon
General Manager
Prof. Avigdor GalProf. Itzhak Benenson
Prof. Sarit KrausProf. Doron Aurbach
Prof. Avigdor Gal
Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management
Prof. Itzhak Benenson
Department of Geography and the Human Environment
Tel Aviv University
Prof. Sarit Kraus
Department of Computer Science
Bar-Ilan University
Prof. Doron Aurbach
Department of Chemistry
Bar-Ilan University
Erez Dagan
Gai Berkovich
Avi TamirDr. Oren Shoval
Erez Dagan
Executive Vice President
Product & Strategy
Gai Berkovich
Avi Tamir
City Zoom
Dr. Oren Shoval
Co-founder and CTO
Dov Moran, Grove Ventures
Zohar Zisapel, Rad Group
Rafi Nave, Samuel Neaman Institute
Barak Goldstein, Terra Venture Partners
Prof. Nathan Gartner, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell
Prof. Dan Ariely, Economics Department, Duke University
Prof. Nicole Adler, The Jerusalem School of Business Administration, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Prof. Hillel Bar-Gera, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Prof. Moshe Ben-Akiva, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT
Dr. Tsippy Lotan, Or Yarok
Eviatar Tron, EcoMotion
Prof. Yuval Elovici, Department of Software and Information Systems Engineering, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Daniella Gera Margaliot, Deputy Managing Director, The Smart Mobility Initiative (replacing Dr. Anat Bonshtien, former Chairwoman and Director, The Smart Mobility Initiative)
Dr. Irit Juwiler, Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department, Shamoon College of Engineering
Prof. Daniel Shefer, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning, Technion
Shimon Yitzhaki, Planning & Budgeting Committee, Council For Higher Education
OBSERVER - Natan Yahav, Planning & Budgeting Committee, Council For Higher Education
OBSERVER - Amir Gat, Planning & Budgeting Committee, Council For Higher Education
OBSERVER - Joel Nahum, Israel National Road Safety Authority (Ralbad)
Committee Chairs
Professional CommitteeChairUniversityFaculty/DepartmentResearch Interest
Vehicles and Transport Modes Prof. Amir ShapiroBen-Gurion University of the NegevDepartment of Mechanical EngineeringLocomotion of Multi-Limbed Mechanisms in Unstructured Complex Environments, Motion Planning Algorithms for Multi-Limbed Robots, Robot Grasping-Design, Control, and Stability Analysis, Climbing Robots, Snake Like Robots, Multi-Robot On-Line Motion Planning, and Agriculture Robotics
Traffic Management and Control Prof. Nathan GartnerAriel UniversityThe Department of Civil EngineeringTransportation Systems Analysis, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Optimization and Simulation of Transportation Systems, Project Design and Evaluation
Innovative Transportation Services Dr. Yuval HadasBar-Ilan UniversityDepartment of ManagementPublic Transportation, Logistic distribution systems, Routing, Network planning, Evaquaction and Emergency, Logistic Information Systems, GIS in Transportation and Logistics
Policy, Transportation Planning and Smart Cities Prof. Eyal YanivBar-Ilan UniversityGraduate School of Business Administration; Bar-Ilan Center for Smart CitiesInnovation, Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management and Smart Cities
Road Users' Behavior Prof. Erel AvineriAfeka Tel Aviv Academic College of EngineeringDepartment of Industrial Engineering and ManagementIntelligent Transportation Systems, Travel behavior, Connected Vehicles, Private Rapid Transit
Mobility Safety and Security Prof. Wafa EliasSami Shamoon College of EngineeringCivil Engineering DepartmentTravel Behavior, Road Safety, Sustainability and Security in Transport
Big Data and Data Analytics Dr. Ayelet Gal-TzurRuppin Academic CenterFaculty of EngineeringMobility Management, Social Media in Transportation, Transport-related Information Quality, Big Data, Transport and Tourism
Automation and Connectivity Dr. Igal BilikBen-Gurion University of the NegevDepartment of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Faculty of Engineering Sciences​
Automotive Radar, Smart Sensing, AI For Radar, Sensor Fusion
Models and Algorithms Prof. Alfred M. BrucksteinTechnionFaculty of Computer ScienceTraffic Models, Swarming Behaviors, Multi-Agent Systems, Emergent Behaviors Due To Local Interactions