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15 Jun

21.6.16 – Join us for ALS Assistive Technologies Conference and Awards

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23 Dec

Breakthrough Innovation Week

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15 Dec

Sci-Fi vs. Reality at SOSA

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24 Nov

Reboot – The Future of Medicine conference for Abbvie

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29 Jul

Change aversion in a world that is changing faster than ever – a talk for InnovNation course at Hebrew University

Maya Elhalal  - ESH Media - Change Aversion

This was a great opportunity to meet with a group of international students and start a conversation about why we resist change. I’ll be giving this talk again soon in Tel Aviv. Details will be published here.

23 Dec

[video] Women Entrepreneurs in The Frontier Conference – Pies of Career/Family/Self balance and

Saloona Event


19 May

Hosting “Davos with Jokes” with Dan Ariely on June 19th, 5pm-midnight. Registration now open.


Today we’re announcing Bubbles – a new format of gathering where we ask (and answer!) the big, (and not so big) questions of life, in an ever so light, fun and funny way. By we, I mean Prof. Dan Ariely, producer Shay Windman and TED speaker coach Abigail Tenembaum. We all share a strong commitment […]

28 Aug

Digital Nesting – Where the primal me meets the 21st century and how my instincts may save your shoes


Nesting instinct refers to an urge in pregnant animals to prepare a home for the upcoming newborn(s). It is found in a variety of animals (both mammals and birds) including humans. My form of ‘nesting’, somewhat to Noam’s disappointment, is not of the kind that upgrades the house, but only of the digital kind. So […]

28 Jan

A powdery white mask over the concrete jungle

03 Dec

Our first painting in New York, a Gigi Turker

20 Nov

Spectacular moon over Empire State tonight

06 Aug

Testing: first post from iPad

21 Mar

The Real World, Redifined – Talk at the Technion Entrepreneurship Club

About lessons learned in New Media Ent’ and much less. March 24th, Industrial Engineering Building at 18:30 and the full info here:

21 May

The Language of Age

I normally wouldn’t, but I recently became 30 and I could relate. This is one of those things you can’t be reminded of enough, and at some point you start enjoying it as if it was the first time you heard it… George Carlin’s Views on Aging when he was 102: Do you realize that […]

28 Feb

Just Claiming My Blog from Technorati…

Technorati Profile

20 Feb

Makes Me Smile Every Time!

Oldie but still such a goodie…

02 Feb

BIG Belated Thank You!

To: Architect – Alex Cohen Interior Architect – Sharon Edery Contractor – Eli Levi Carpenters – Asaf Swartz and Yaniv Bashari and to all the other teams of wonderful people who worked on our house for your endless creativity, the amazingly professional work and for being such supportive friends throughout the process. And congrats to  […]

18 Jan

Winning the Rat Race but Missing Life

A man sat at a metro station in Washington DC and started to play the violin; it was a cold January morning. He played six Bach pieces for about 45 minutes. During that time, since it was rush hour, it was calculated that thousand of people went through the station, most of them on> their […]

21 Jul

Stress Remedy

Avi Barliya, a good friend of mine who is a pianist (and also one of the brightest people I know), noticed I need to “chill” and shared this beautiful concert with me. It’s like a magic stress remedy, try it… For instant stress relief click here… Above is the second movement: 08 Piano Concerto No. […]

07 May

How to Successfully Finance Your Startup in Every Stage of Development

This presentation, used in a recent New Media Entrepreneurship Workshop for Israeli Startup founders, covers: The pros and cons of different equity capital sources (financing by founders, friends and family, angels and Venture Capitals). How to create and deliver effective investment raising presentations. The big DOs and DON’Ts of investment raising presentations. This presentation was […]

19 Mar

Not quite “sponge worthy” but… Hello World!

I’ve been wanting to start blogging for too long and just kept putting it off. Every time I was about to set up a blog and start, the little voice in me would ask “is this really worthy of your first post?” Sure enough, with every idea that didn’t cut it, expectations built up, till […]