CS Department News and Announcements

  • Prof. Nir Ailon Wins the ERC Grant

    Prof. Nir Ailon Wins the ERC GrantAmong nearly 3,000 applicants and 291 top researchers selected by the European Research Council's third prestigious 'Starting Grant' competition, one winner is CS ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, December 15, 2015

  • Prof. Orna Grumberg and Prof. Assaf Schuster Named ACM Fellows

    Prof. Orna Grumberg and Prof. Assaf Schuster Named ACM FellowsThe Computer Science Department is proud to congratulate Prof. Orna Grumberg and Prof. Assaf Schuster on their naming as ACM fellows. This year ACM ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, December 9, 2015

  • Good News for Dog Owners: New Israeli Patent will Care for it While You're Away

    Good News for Dog Owners: New Israeli Patent will Care for it While You're AwayMaariv December 2, 2015 Three Technion CS students developed a smartphone-controlled system that takes care of the dog while its owner is away. ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, December 8, 2015

  • Winners of Technion and CS-TCE Intel Challenge

    Winners of Technion and CS-TCE Intel ChallengeThe finals of the 3rd Intel coding challenge competition together with the Technion Computer Engineering Center, CS and EE faculties was held on Wednesday, ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, December 2, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by WORLDQUANT

    Recruitment Day by WORLDQUANTWORLDQUANT - an international investment company - is looking for grads excelling in math, ee, physics and cs for challenging algorithmic research role. You ...

    [Full version] Thursday, November 26, 2015

  • LAST DAY TO SUBMIT! - Amdocs Best Project Contest

    LAST DAY TO SUBMIT! - Amdocs Best Project ContestThe CS Department in collaboration with Amdocs invites you to take part in the 2015-16 Outstanding Projects competition. The goal of the competition is ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, November 25, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by ELBIT

    Recruitment Day by ELBITELBIT Systems are recruiting CS and software engineering students and will offer you a variety of interesting jobs, on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 11:30-15:30, ...

    [Full version] Monday, November 23, 2015

  • Head of World Yahoo! Labs Visits CS

    Head of  World Yahoo! Labs Visits CSDr. Ron Brachman, Head of Yahoo! Labs and Chief Scientist of Yahoo, visited  the Technion CS, accompanied by Dr. Yoelle Maarek, VP ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, November 18, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by INTEL

    Recruitment Day by INTELINTEL representatives will meet CS students and will offer you various jobs, on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 11:30-15:30, at the lobby of CS Taub ...

    [Full version] Monday, November 16, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by EMC

    Recruitment Day by EMCECM representatives will meet CS, Program and Computer Engineering students to present their latest startup purchase: ScaleiO, and to offer you various openings, on ...

    [Full version] Saturday, November 14, 2015

  • CRYPTODAY 2015

    CRYPTODAY 2015The 2015 Workshop in Cryptology will be held on Monday, December 28 2015, between 9:00-17:15, in Auditorium 1, CS Taub Building, Technion. You are ...

    [Full version] Friday, November 13, 2015

  • By 2025 There Will be 26 Smartphones on Every Person in the World

    By 2025 There Will be 26 Smartphones on Every Person in the WorldGlobes November 3rd, 2015 Prof. Danny Raz [from Technion CS], Director of operations of Bell Labs in Israel, speaks about the ...

    [Full version] Thursday, November 5, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by MELLANOX

    Recruitment Day by MELLANOXMELLANOX representatives will meet CS students and will offer you student-jobs (as engineers!) in various fields, on Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 11:30-14:30, at the ...

    [Full version] Friday, October 30, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by RAFAEL

    Recruitment Day by RAFAELRAFAEL representatives will meet CS students and will offer you student-jobs in various fields, on Wednesday, October 28, 2015, 10:00-15:00, at the lobby of ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, October 28, 2015

  • Prof. Nader Bshouty on Educational TV

    Prof. Nader Bshouty on Educational TVThe mathematician and priest Prof. Nader Bshouty speaks about science and religion, artificial intelligence and learning machines and more, in a two-part talk ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, October 28, 2015

  • Uzzi Ornan - A Life Story

    Uzzi Ornan - A Life StoryOn the occasion of his new book (נילי אושרוב, יוצא מן הכללים: עוזי אורנן, סיפור חיים, הוצאת כרמל, 2015), Prof. Uzzi Ornan speaks ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, October 27, 2015

  • CS Dean Speaks on Galei Zahal

    CS Dean Speaks on Galei ZahalGalei Zahal October 15, 2015 Prof. Irad Yavneh, a poet who uploads poets to Youtube and Technion CS Dean [... ] - The Minister ...

    [Full version] Sunday, October 18, 2015

  • CS Ph.D. Students Wins Best Student Paper Award at IWOCA 2015

    CS Ph.D. Students Wins Best Student Paper Award at IWOCA 2015 Meirav Zehavi's paper "The k-Leaf Spanning Tree Problem Admits a Klam Value of 39" was selected among 3 others only by the ...

    [Full version] Monday, October 5, 2015

  • Prof. MIchael Elad Among 10 Israeli Highly Cited Researchers 2015

    Prof. MIchael Elad Among 10 Israeli Highly Cited Researchers 2015Congratulation to Prof. MIchael Elad who was named one of the top ten most Highly Cited Israeli Researchers in 2015 as published by ...

    [Full version] Thursday, September 17, 2015

  • Two CS Professors Receive 2015 Yanai Prize For Excellence In Education

    Two CS Professors Receive 2015 Yanai Prize For Excellence In EducationCS proudly congratulates professors Ran El-Yaniv and Danny Raz who will be awarded the 2015 Yanai Prize for Excellence in Academic Education. ...

    [Full version] Thursday, September 10, 2015

  • Le ministre français de l’Economie Emmanuel Macron, a visité le Technion [CS] de Haïfa

    Le ministre français de l’Economie Emmanuel Macron, a visité le Technion [CS] de HaïfaTel-Avivre-com September 7, 2015 Un des principaux objectifs de la visite d’Emanuel Macron en Israël est sans nul doute le développement des partenariats entre ...

    [Full version] Thursday, September 10, 2015

  • The App That will Watch The Kindergarten Kids

    The App That will Watch The Kindergarten KidsYnet September 7, 2015 Technion CS students developed KidKeeper - An alarm-app that updates parents in case their child didn't arrive to the kindergarten.

    [Full version] Monday, September 7, 2015

  • Technion CS Holds-on to Rank 18th Worldwide, and first in Israel

    Technion CS Holds-on to Rank 18th Worldwide, and first in IsraelThe Academic Ranking of World Universities for 2015 graded the Technion in the field of computer science in the 18th place in the ...

    [Full version] Monday, August 17, 2015

  • Baby Croinc - A Research-backed, Crowd-based Platform

    Baby Croinc - A Research-backed, Crowd-based PlatformGeektime August 9, 2015 Prof. Ayelet Ben-Sasson and her husband Prof. Eli Ben Sasson [from Technion CS] Created Online Baby Croinc - A Research-backed, ...

    [Full version] Monday, August 10, 2015

  • Technion [CS] Students Developed "Enoshi" - Social Volunteering Platform

    Technion [CS] Students Developed "Enoshi" - Social Volunteering Platformnrg August 4, 2015 Students at the Technion CS developed a cutting edge social volunteering platform "Enoshi" that helps volunteers, volunteering organizations and ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, August 4, 2015

  • Prof. Hagit Attya Named Technion Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (MANLA)

    Prof. Hagit Attya Named Technion Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (MANLA)Prof. Hagit Attya Named Technion Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs (MANLA) CS is proud to congratulate Prof. Hagit Attiya on her ...

    [Full version] Sunday, July 26, 2015

  • Prof. Orna Grumberg Received the 2015 CAV Award

    Prof. Orna Grumberg Received the 2015 CAV AwardCS congratulates Prof. Orna Gurmberg who has been awarded the cav-award Award - the most prestigious prize in Formal Verification. Together with ...

    [Full version] Thursday, July 23, 2015

  • "We Must Reverse the Decline in Math Studies"

    "We Must Reverse the Decline in Math Studies"nrg July 15, 2015 The worrisome decline in 5 points math studies was dealt in a panel held at the Technion Computer Science Department. ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, July 21, 2015

  • Microsoft Acquires Israeli Adallom for 320 Million Dollars

    Microsoft Acquires Israeli Adallom for 320 Million DollarsThe Marker July 19, 2015 The three founders [Technion CS graduate] Assaf Rappaport, Ami Lutbak and Roi Reznik are 8200 Unit veterans. Adallom developed ...

    [Full version] Monday, July 20, 2015

  • CS Ph.D. Students Wins Best Student Paper Award at ESA 2015

    CS Ph.D. Students Wins Best Student Paper Award at ESA 2015Meirav Zehavi's paper "Mixing Color Coding-Related Techniques" was selected by the Program Committee to receive the Best Student Paper Award from the ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, July 14, 2015

  • Technion [CS] Students Develoed A Robot to Assist Elderly

    Technion [CS] Students Develoed A Robot to Assist Elderlynrg July 6, 2015 ... Another interesting project exposed in the exhibition was TELE-CARE, A robot which assists the pre-nursing elderly in their ...

    [Full version] Sunday, July 12, 2015

  • What Do Ants Know About Technology

    What Do Ants Know About TechnologyCalcalist, July 9, 2015 What can we learn from the ants? And did they invent management-free managing? ... Prof. Alfred Bruckstein from Technion Computer ...

    [Full version] Sunday, July 12, 2015

  • CS Dean Execellence and Amdocs Best Project Contest Ceremony 2015

    CS Dean Execellence and Amdocs Best Project Contest Ceremony 2015The winners of the 2014/15 CS Dean Excellence Award and Amdocs Best Project winners were awarded in a ceremony held in the faculty on ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, July 8, 2015

  • CS Excellent Students (SAMBA) Ceremony 2015

    CS Excellent Students (SAMBA) Ceremony 2015On Monday, July 6, 2015 CS held a Followships Award Ceremony for Excellent Students in Computer Science (SAMBA). The even hosted the donating ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, July 8, 2015

  • CS Programming Contest 2014-15

    CS Programming Contest 2014-15The traditional CS programming contest was held for the tenth time in a row on Friday, June 26 2015, sponsored by Google. Thirty ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, July 1, 2015

  • CS Students Developed "ROBODRINK" - Robotic Cocktail Barman

    CS Students Developed "ROBODRINK" - Robotic Cocktail BarmanThree students from the Technion Computer Science Department developed the "Robodrink" - a robot that makes alcoholic cocktails. The robot was ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, June 30, 2015

  • How to Hack your Neighbor's Laptop with Pita bread, Radio and Smartphone

    How to Hack your Neighbor's Laptop with Pita bread, Radio and SmartphoneResearchers from Tel-Aviv University and Technion [CS] Have developed a method for cracking codes based on listening to the electromagnetic field of the computer; ...

    [Full version] Sunday, June 28, 2015

  • 2014-15 Graduation Ceremony

    2014-15 Graduation CeremonyOn Thursday, June 25 2015, the Computer Science Department celebrated the graduation of 200 students. Dean, Prof. Irad Yavneh, Vice Dean for Undergraduate ...

    [Full version] Thursday, June 25, 2015

  • End of Year Fest

    End of Year FestEnd of Year Fest

    [Full version] Wednesday, June 24, 2015

  • CS Ph.D. Student Wins Best Student Paper Award at MFCS

    CS Ph.D. Student Wins Best Student Paper Award at MFCSMeirav Zehavi's paper "Maximum Minimal Vertex Cover Parameterized by Vertex Cover" was selected by the Program Committee to receive the Best Student Paper ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, June 23, 2015

  • "One Percent of the Citizens Will Visit the Police if the Biometic Database is Operated"

    "One Percent of the Citizens Will Visit the Police if the Biometic Database is Operated"Calcalist June 21, 2015 ... Prof. Eli Biham, former Dean at the Technion Computer Science Department and one of Israel leading computer scientists, who ...

    [Full version] Monday, June 22, 2015

  • Reunion of MSC and PHD Alumni of all Time

    Reunion of MSC and PHD Alumni of all TimeLast Thursday, June 11, 2015, the faculty hosted 500 guests for a one-time event for our MSC and PHD alumni of all time. The ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, June 16, 2015

  • CS Magister Graduation Ceremony, 2015

    CS Magister Graduation Ceremony, 2015 The Computer Science celebrated the graduation of 28 Magister students in a ceremony which was held on Monday, June 8 2015, at the Taub ...

    [Full version] Monday, June 15, 2015

  • CS Excellent Teachers for 2014-15 Winter Semester

    CS Excellent Teachers for 2014-15 Winter SemesterThe Computer Science Department congratulates the winners of the Excellent TA awards for 2014-15 Winter Semester: Technion Persistent Excellent TA: Persistent Excellent Technion TA: ...

    [Full version] Sunday, June 7, 2015

  • A New Development of Sentiment Classification of Texts

    A New Development of Sentiment Classification of Textsnrg June 3, 2015 Technion [CS] student developed - by analyzing contents of social networks - a software which identifies sentimental expression in text ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, June 3, 2015

  • First Project Fair at CS

    First Project Fair at CSOn Tuesday,  May 26 2015 CS held at the first all-labs project fair. At the colorful and lively event took part teams of undergraduate ...

    [Full version] Sunday, May 31, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by QUALCOMM

    Recruitment Day by QUALCOMMQualcomm representatives will meet CS, and Computer Engineering students and graduates with average grades on 82+ to meet them on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, May 27, 2015

  • CS Ph.D. Students Graduation Ceremony, 2015

    CS Ph.D. Students Graduation Ceremony, 2015CS Ph.D. Students Graduation Ceremony, 2015 Technion Ph.D. Graduation Ceremony, was held on Wednesday evening, May 20, 2015. The ceremony was held at the ...

    [Full version] Monday, May 25, 2015

  • Three CS Students Receive Google's 2015 Anita Borg Scholarship

    Three CS Students Receive Google's 2015 Anita Borg ScholarshipThe Department of Computer Science is proud to congratulate our students Areej Costa, Sarai Duek, and Sofia (Sonya) Gendelman, recipients of the ...

    [Full version] Monday, May 25, 2015

  • CS M.Sc. & Ph.D. Alumni Event

    CS M.Sc. & Ph.D. Alumni EventWe are happy to invite you to all times MSc & PhD CS alumni event. The event will be held on Thursday, June 11th ...

    [Full version] Thursday, May 7, 2015

  • Startup Day at CS

    Startup Day at CSEight successful start-up companies participated in a unique vigorous fair in the computer science faculty on April 29th. The companies which participated were Outbrain, ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, May 5, 2015

  • The 2014 CS Dean Execellence And Programming Contests Winners

    The 2014 CS Dean Execellence And Programming Contests Winners
The winners of Spring semester 2014 CS Dean Execellence Award and 2014 Programming Contest were awarded in a ceremony held in the faculty on ...

    [Full version] Monday, May 4, 2015

  • The Winners of the Amdocs Best Project Contest

    The Winners of the Amdocs Best Project ContestThe final stage of the 2014 Amdocs Best Project Contest was held on Wednesday, April 29 2015 and the competing teams presented and ...

    [Full version] Thursday, April 30, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by EMC

    Recruitment Day by EMCEMC representatives will meet you on Monday, April 27 between 15:00-17:00 at the CS Taub lobby. You are all invited to come and check ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, April 21, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by ELBIT

    Recruitment Day by ELBITELBIT executives will meet you on recruitment event to be held on Wednesday, April 15, starting at 10:00, at the CS Taub Building Lobby. ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, April 15, 2015

  • Workshop on Coding for Emerging Memories and Storage Technologies

    Workshop on Coding for Emerging Memories and Storage Technologies  The Technion Computer Engineering Center (TCE) is happy to invite you to attend the conference on Workshop on Coding for Emerging Memories and ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, April 1, 2015

  • HackPro 2015 at CS

    HackPro 2015 at CS
An extremely energetic Hackaton, 'HackPro 2015', was held at the CS faculty during the weekend (May 26th-27th 2015). The programing marathon was initiated by ...

    [Full version] Sunday, March 29, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by BLOOMBERG Israel

    Recruitment Day by BLOOMBERG IsraelBloomberg R&D Israel representatives invite CS and Software Engineering students and graduates to check out variety of jobs in software development, on Monday, March ...

    [Full version] Thursday, March 19, 2015

  • Open Day at CS

    Open Day at CSThe 2015 open day of the Technion was held on Thursday, February 19th. A great number of visitors attended the CS Taub welcome event ...

    [Full version] Sunday, March 1, 2015

  • CS Faculty, Staff & Students Volunteer to Help Food Rescue Organization

    CS Faculty, Staff & Students Volunteer to Help Food Rescue OrganizationOn Monday, 23/2/2015, the computer science department participated in a volunteering activity organized by LEKET ISRAEL, the country's largest food rescue organization. The main ...

    [Full version] Sunday, March 1, 2015

  • New Faculty Nember, Benny Kimelfeld

    New Faculty Nember, Benny Kimelfeld The computer science faculty welcomes a new faculty member – associate professor Benny Kimelfeld. Prof. Kimelfeld completed his Ph.D. with honors in Computer Science ...

    [Full version] Sunday, March 1, 2015

  • Smart Phone on the Windshield

    Smart Phone on the WindshieldYnetFebruary 23, 2015 Israeli [Technion CS] students developed a led screen that projects the smart phone on the vehicle windshield and is manipulated by ...

    [Full version] Monday, February 23, 2015

  • TODAY! - The 2015 Technion Open House at the Computer Science Department

    TODAY! - The 2015 Technion Open House at the Computer Science Department The Technion Open Day for prospective students will be held on Thursday, February 19, 2015 between 09:00-16:00 and will start in Beit Hastudent, where ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, February 17, 2015

  • CS Ph.D. Students Wins Jacobs Prize

    CS Ph.D. Students Wins Jacobs PrizeCongratulation to Daniel Genkin, Javobs Prize winner for his project (together with Prof. Adi Shamir from Weizmann Institute of Science, Dr. Eran Trumer ...

    [Full version] Sunday, February 15, 2015

  • Lightweight Crypto Day

    Lightweight Crypto DayTCE in Collaboration with Caesarea Rothschild Institute Proudly Present a Lightweight Crypto. Lightweight cryptography is an emerging field of research trying to address low-end ...

    [Full version] Thursday, February 12, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by IBM

    Recruitment Day by IBMIBM Research Lab will hold a recruitment event and will present the latest on cognitive computing, The researchers will conduct an open discussion, including ...

    [Full version] Wednesday, February 11, 2015

  • Recruitment Day by MELLANOX

    Recruitment Day by MELLANOXMellanox Technionogies invites students and graduates to check out variety of jobs in software, hardware, chips and architecture development, on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, February 10, 2015

  • The 5th Annual International TCE Conference on Scalable and Reliable Systems

    The 5th Annual International TCE Conference on Scalable and Reliable SystemsThe 5th Annual International TCE (Technion Computer Engineering Center) Conference on Scalable and Reliable Systems will be held on Monday-Tuesday, June 1-2, 2015 at ...

    [Full version] Monday, February 9, 2015

  • CS Student Wins Jacobs Fellowship for Excellence

    CS Student Wins Jacobs Fellowship for ExcellenceCongratulation to our student Nachson Cohen, winner of Javobs Fellowship for Excellence. Kol hakavod!  

    [Full version] Saturday, February 7, 2015

  • Sesame Enable [and CS Graduate Co-founder] Won Million Dollar in Verizon Innovation Competition

    Sesame Enable [and CS Graduate Co-founder] Won Million Dollar in Verizon Innovation Competition Calcalist February 4, 2015 Sesame Enable was established by Technion graduates Oded Ben-Dov [CS] and Giora Livne. The company developed an application which enables ...

    [Full version] Thursday, February 5, 2015

  • 2014 Spring Semester CS Excellent Teachers

    2014 Spring Semester CS Excellent TeachersThe Computer Science Department congratulates the winners of the Excellent TA awards for 2014 Spring Semester: Persistent Excellent TA: Dana Drachsler- for the ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, January 27, 2015

  • Technion with Microsoft Launches New Technological Enterprise

    Technion with Microsoft Launches New Technological EnterpriseTechnion January 26, 2015 The Technion and Microsoft R&D launch a unique project at the Systems and Software Development Laboratory of the Computer Science ...

    [Full version] Monday, January 26, 2015

  • Leading in Technology Convention

    Leading in Technology ConventionAs a part of a series of events to mark the birthday of Anita Borg, the "Leading in Technology" convention was held on January ...

    [Full version] Sunday, January 25, 2015

  • CS Graduate Appointed Chief Scientist, Ministry of Communications

    CS Graduate Appointed Chief Scientist, Ministry of Communications
Dr. Amir Adler, CS Ph.D. graduate (co-advised by Prof. Michael Elad and Prof. Yacov Hel-Or) was appointed Chief Scientist of the ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, January 20, 2015

  • Prof. Michael Elad Named Head of Technion's Excellence Program

    Prof. Michael Elad Named Head of Technion's Excellence ProgramCS faculty Prof.Michael Elad has been named the head of the Technion's Excellence Program. The Technion Excellence Program is customized to extract ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, January 20, 2015

  • App Fair in CS Software Engineering, Winter Semester, 2015

    App Fair in CS Software Engineering, Winter Semester, 2015 CS students in the course "Project in Advanced Programming" invite you to the application fair within the cours Software Engineering on Thursday, January 15, ...

    [Full version] Monday, January 12, 2015

  • Leading in Technology Event

    Leading in Technology EventYou are invited to a special event on leading in technology. The objective is to promote equality and diversity in technology and inspire choice ...

    [Full version] Sunday, January 11, 2015

  • TCE & Bell Labs Winter School & Hackathon on NFV

    TCE & Bell Labs Winter School & Hackathon on NFVTCE in Collaboration with Bell Labs Israel and CloudBand Proudly Present a Winter School and Hackathon on Distributed Cloud Networking. This 4 days event ...

    [Full version] Thursday, January 8, 2015

  • Prof. Dan Tsafrir Receives the 2014 IBM Faculty Award

    Prof. Dan Tsafrir Receives the 2014 IBM Faculty AwardProf Dan Tsafrir received the IBM Faculty Award for his research on Accelerating Virtual I/O. The award is a competitive worldwide program ...

    [Full version] Thursday, January 8, 2015

  • Forbes' Faster, Cheaper, Younger 2015

    Forbes'  Faster, Cheaper, Younger 2015Forbes January 1st, 2015 Faster, Cheaper, Younger: Meet 30 under 30 Rising Stars of Enterprise Technology [among them Technion CS graduate, Dr. Radinski]. Full Article ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, January 6, 2015

  • CS Graduate wins SPEC Award for Distinguished Dissertation 2014

    CS Graduate wins SPEC Award for Distinguished Dissertation 2014Dr. Nadav Amit, CS Ph.D. graduate (co-advised by Prof. Assaf Schuster and Prof. Dan Tsafrir) received the SPEC Distinguished Dissertation ...

    [Full version] Tuesday, January 6, 2015