Highlights from our past events


  • Nanotechnology for Cancer Treatment
  • Innovations for the Benefit of the World
  • AFTAM Night of Ideas
  • The power of positive psychology
  • AFTAU MOVIE EVENT 2019
  • A BEAUTIFUL EVENING IN MEMORY OF AGI & SAM MOSS
  • Oration 2018 – Amazing Success
  • Nanotechnology for Cancer Treatment

    04 September , 2019
    Harnessing nanotechnology for precision medicine in cancer from RNA therapeutics to targeted cannabinoids Recently AFTAU hosted an informative evening with experts from the Faculty of Life Sciences, Tel Aviv University, Professors Abed Azem and Dan Peer. We learnt from Professor Azem about the breadth of the Faculty of Life Sciences and the impact the Faculty’s students, academics and researchers have made across the globe. On that note, we congratulate PhD candidate, Tom Shlesinger and …
  • Innovations for the Benefit of the World

    17 March , 2019
    PURSUING THE UNKNOWN – Innovations for the benefit of the world The Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University were delighted to welcome Prof. Yossi Rosenwaks, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering to Australia. Prof. Rosenwaks inspired audiences in Melbourne, Perth and Sydney. From member events to workshops to university roundtables to boardroom presentations, Prof. Rosenwaks brought to life the global impact of TAU innovations and the continual quest at TAU to pursue the unknown. Thank yo…
  • AFTAM Night of Ideas

    30 April , 2019
    AFTAM NIGHT OF IDEAS 2019 WHAT A NIGHT! – AFTAU in collaboration with Monash University honoured their AFTAM award holders at an inspiring “Night of Ideas” held at the Monash Club, Monash University, Clayton. Prof Ross Coppel, Senior Deputy Dean and Director of Research Faculty of Medicine Nursing & Health Sciences gave the opening address followed by Assoc Prof David Chapple, Dr. Roey Elnathan and Prof Moira Paterson who presented the impact of their joint research projects with fello…
  • The power of positive psychology

    16 July , 2019
    THE POWER OF POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY What a privilege to hear Prof. Tammie Ronen, Dean of the Gershon Gordon Faculty of Social Sciences,  an expert in child and adolescence development as well as cognitive behaviour therapy and positive psychology, who inspired us with her extensive experience, knowledge and thoughts on the pursuit of happiness! Guest Speaker Professor Tammie Ronen Dean, Gershon H. Gordon Faculty of Social Sciences Event at a glance: Date: Tuesday, 16 July, 2019 …
  • AFTAU MOVIE EVENT 2019

    30 June , 2019
    AFTAU MOVIE EVENT 2019 Showcasing four short films created by students from the prestigious Steve Tisch School of Film and Television at Tel Aviv University A fabulous sell-out movie event was held at the Classic Cinema Elsternwick.Four thought provoking, entertaining and gripping short films created by students at the Steve Tisch School of Film & Television Tel Aviv University. A huge thank you to directors Shauly Melamed and Alma Hemmo for sharing their experiences with us live fro…
  • A BEAUTIFUL EVENING IN MEMORY OF AGI & SAM MOSS

    21 October , 2018
    Australian Friends of Tel Aviv University held a special tribute to the late Agi & Sam Moss at the Moss family home on the spectacular waterfront in Point Piper, Sydney on Sunday 21st October 2018. Over 100 guests including the Moss family and friends and Tel Aviv University representatives attended a memorable evening, with guest speaker Professor Yair Bar-Haim, Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, Tel Aviv University and Head of the forthcoming National Centre for Traumatic Stres…
  • Oration 2018 – Amazing Success

    24 July , 2018
    AFTAU together with Rita and Harry Perelberg held its Annual Oration Dinner on Tuesday 24th July, dedicated to the memory of the late Helen and Stanley Grosman. Orator Major-General Amir Eshel, Commander of Israel’s Air Force 2012-2017 andGuest Speaker Lord Mayor Sally Capp addressed a full house at the prestigious Metropolis Events, South Bank. Funds were raised for Israel’s National Centre for Post Traumatic and Anxiety treatment at Tel Aviv University. It was a night to reme…

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