HaifaTeenTech – An international initiative for 10-12 grade students; for developing innovators and researchers as the next generation of High-Tech industries.
Dates: December 12-24, 2017
HaifaTeenTech nurtures the new innovator who aspires to put an idea into practice and a plan into action.
HaifaTeenTech is seeking the following attributes in the young innovator: rudimentary knowledge of logic-based subjects – math, biology, physics and computers as well as technological subjects such as: robotics, mechanics and a good knowledge of English.
HaifaTeenTech is looking for a group of young people, who consider themselves courageous and believe they possess learning abilities, innovative charactaristics and an ability to interact at work as a team.
HaifaTeenTech encourages success through a process of overcoming fears and dealing with them appropriately.
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Technion – Israel Institute of Technology invites high school students in grades 10-12 to be innovators! This international program develops innovators and researchers as the next generation of High-Tech industries. Come tour Israel, participate in a Hackathon competition, and explore the Start-Up Nation’s greatest High-Tech companies!
HaifaTeenTech nurtures the new innovator who aspires to put an idea into practice and a plan into action. We are seeking the following attributes in the young innovator: rudimentary knowledge of logic-based subjects – math, biology, physics and computers as well as technological subjects such as: robotics, mechanics and a good knowledge of English.
Participants of the HaifaTeenTech will receive a signed certificate by Nobel Laureate and Technion Professor, Prof. Avram Hershko.
Come join in the experience of a lifetime and become an innovator in Israel’s most prestigous university!
Including meals, accommodation, transportation, and sightseeing.*
*Does not include Airfare!
Schools from around the world chose their candidates. A committee, headed by Nobel Laureate Prof. Avraham Hershko, and comprising top researchers and academic representatives, will choose candidates based on technological achievement, social activity awareness, academic recommendation and community endorsement.
60 young adults between the ages of 16 and 18 years of age will take part in Teen Tech 2017 half of whom will be International participants. Over the course of 10 days, teams will get to know one another, experience life in Israel and Haifa, meet scientists, researchers and representatives of Technion and Rambam Hospital, as well as Hi-tech start-up companies.
International participants will be hosted by Israeli participants and their families. Participants will be divided into mixed work groups. Each group will be assigned a mentor, and given a mission to generate and promote innovative solutions to medical and healthcare issues. The competition will be refereed by a
professional committee of the highest scientific level.
All participants will be invited to continue the innovative activity in a virtual technological incubator designated exclusively for alumni of this program. This “exclusive club of young entrepreneurs” aims to encourage ongoing relationships between participants and mentors after the completion ends. Selected participants will meet Prof. Hershko for a Q & A session.