What we're about

JLM-BioCity is the non-profit forum of bio professionals who love Jerusalem and want to make Jerusalem as a global bio leader by creating networking opportunities to attract research and innovation while creating jobs in the bio and life science fields. Our mission is to make Jerusalem a great place for the application of bio opportunities for the benefit of mankind.

Jerusalem is one of the leading places in Israel for Bio-Med research. JLM-BioCity is a regular Bio networking group in Jerusalem committed to helping accelerate the growth of the local Bioindustry and the transition of BioMed innovation into practice. There are a lot of passionate people out there interested in Biological, Medical, Life Science and Healthcare fields in Jerusalem and we want to recruit you to help further the Bioindustry in Jerusalem.

Join the JLM-BioCity forum - the forum of Bio and pharma professionals in the Jerusalem area. We have over 850 members and meet during the year about once a month to network. To be on our mailing list, join us. In this way, you join the JLM Bio community!

You can see our past events there too.

We hope to see you at the next meeting.

JLM-BioCity has a Linked In page https://www.linkedin.com/groups/7060787 which is focused on the bio news in the JLM area

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a facebook page https://www.facebook.com/groups/biomed.jbnf/

For more information, see https://jlm-biocity.org

Upcoming events (1)

How Big Data & AI Can Fight the COVID-19 Crisis

Online event

Joint JLM-BioCity - IGTCloud Online Conference on “How Big Data & AI Can Fight the COVID-19 Crisis” Time: Wednesday, September 23th at 20:00 – 21:00 (Israel) 13:00 – 14:00 EDT (Maryland) The fight against the novel coronavirus is entering a new phase, as people worldwide begin to resume normal life alongside an invisible enemy. To help win this battle, experts are turning to a potentially potent weapon: Big Data & AI. The panelists will discuss the role of AI and big data in the fight against the coronavirus crisis. Invited speakers are: • Prof Paul Rothman, Dean, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; CEO, Johns Hopkins Medicine (USA) • Prof Itamar Grotto, Associate Director General, Israel Ministry of Health • Dr Kira Radinsky, Chair & Chief Technology Officer at Diagnostic Robotics • Dr. Tal Tova Patalon MD, LL.B, MBA, Director, Institute for Health Research & Innovation KSM - Maccabi Healthcare Services After the conference is over, there will be breakout sessions for informal networking and to meet new people. JLM-BioCity has teamed up with the IGTCloud Israel Cloud Computing Association to organize this event which is sponsored by the Azrieli College of Engineering, AtoBe and Bio-Jerusalem. The link to the online meeting is https://zoom.us/j/95148596390?pwd=K1l1WmpLd1JjakIyeXlyVzNqS1NsQT09 Meeting ID:[masked] Passcode:[masked] Event program : * Greetings - Moderators - Dr Hamutal Shahar, CEO, JLM-BioCity Avner Algom - CEO, ITGCloud * Short Companies Presentations- - EDAS Healthcare - POMICELL * Panelists on: “How Can AI & Big Data Fight COVID-19” - Dr Paul Rothman - Prof Itamar Grotto - Dr Kira Radinsky - Dr. Tal Tova Patalon MD, LL.B, MBA * Panel Discussion * Breakout Rooms for informal Networking. ------------------------------------ JLM-BioCity https://jlm-biocity.org/ is the largest forum of bio professionals, working to accelerate medical and bio innovation in Jerusalem. The IGTCloud https://www.meetup.com/IGTCloud/ is a leading high-tech technology community (+7,000 members) of top industry companies, startups, ISVs, VCs and academia, focused on Cloud, BIG Data, AI & Data. About our speakers: DR PAUL ROTHMAN Dean of the Medical Faculty for the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Chief Executive Officer of Johns Hopkins Medicine, a $9 billion academic medical enterprise and health system. As Dean/CEO, Dr. Rothman oversees both the Johns Hopkins Health System and the School of Medicine. Dr. Rothman is a member of the National Academy of Medicine, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the American Society for Clinical Investigation. PROF ITAMAR GROTTO Public Health Physician and an Epidemiologist. Serves as the Associate Director-General of the Israeli Ministry of Health (MoH) since 2017. In his previous position starting in 2007, he served as the Director of Public Health Services of the MoH. He is Professor for Public Health at the Ben Gurion University and an Advisor on Development of Public Health Infrastructure in Europe, at WHO. DR KIRA RADINSKY Chair& Chief Technology Officer at Diagnostic Robotics Dr Radinsky gained recognition after her software predicted the first in 130 years outbreak of cholera in Cuba, based on the pattern identified by mining of 150 years of data from various sources: in poor countries, floods within a year after a draught often follow by a cholera outbreak. The disaster-prediction software was developed while she was an intern at the Microsoft Research during her Ph.D. work at the Technion. DR TAL PATALON A Medical Doctor, specializing in family medicine and emergency medicine; as well as a Lawyer and MBA. Head of KSM Research and Innovation Institute at Maccabi Health Services; Dr. Patalon is an avid entrepreneur. She has a passionate interest in medical innovation and is an expert in streamlining medical technologies from ideas to products.

Past events (57)

COVID-19 Innovation: New York Meets Jerusalem

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