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Breakthrough Technologies: Shaping the Future (SPEC203/48788)

Program Director:

Javier Gelbwaser

Teaching Faculty:

Dr. Elishai Ezra Tsur

Language of Instruction:



Academic hours: 45
Credits: 3

Course Dates:

July 2023 (dates TBA)


Students, entrepreneurs, or professionals who have completed at least one year of study in an approved field (see Eligibility)

Application Deadline:

May 1, 2023


Application fee: TBA
Tuition (in-person): TBA
Tuition (online): TBA
Housing:  TBA

Relevant Academic Fields:

Technology, innovation, science, business, entrepreneurship

Dates and costs for Summer 2023 – TBA.

Online or In-Person Course

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to the IN-PERSON program, we are offering an ONLINE version of our InnovNation courses  (with a 30% discount on tuition fees) that include talks, presentations, and workshops by many of Israel’s top mentors, companies, and entrepreneurs that regularly receive our groups.

For more information: Entrepreneurship & Innovation Study Abroad Program in Israel – the Startup Nation – Summer & Winter 2021.


  • Discover the latest developments in clean tech, 3D printing, neuroscience, robotics, nanotech, biomedicine, genetics, artificial intelligence, and autonomous transportation.
  • Understand the impact of technology on human evolution.
  • Meet pioneering scientists and thinkers, innovative researchers, leading executives, and industry experts.
  • Be better prepared to recognize the opportunities and face the challenges of emerging technologies.


We’re pleased you’re applying to join us in Jerusalem. See our application guidelines or apply online now.

Please note:

  • You may switch from a summer course to this program until up to two weeks before the summer course/ program begins.
  • Students who complete their summer course application by March 12, 2022, and who also complete payment by April 7, 2022, will be eligible for a 10% early bird discount on the course tuition. In the event that a student applies for more than one summer course, the 10% early bird discount will be applied to one of the summer courses only.
  • See here for more information about visas.


We’re happy to answer any questions you might have – or to chat for a bit to help you choose the right course or program.

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Please note that HebrewU reserves the right to cancel courses for which there is insufficient registration.

If you would like to take a Coexistence or an InnovNation course together with our regular summer courses, please contact us.

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