Weizmann Canada presents

Our distinguished panelists will lead a conversation about life post-October 7 and how Weizmann and science is playing an integral role in the current war effort and in the eventual rebuilding of Israel.

Founder of Favorite Daughter, model, actress
Sara Foster is the co-founder of clothing and lifestyle brand Favorite Daughter, now with two of its own stores and sold at Moda Operandi, Nordstrom, and Saks. Sara is also an executive producer on an untitled Netflix show to be released in 2024, starring Kristen Bell and Adam Brody. Her and her sister Erin have also launched Oversubscribed Ventures, a venture capital firm aimed at investing in consumer brands and tech. Sara and Erin also have a weekly podcast called The World’s First Podcast, which discusses dating, bettering yourself, and the fights they get into. Sara also has an extensive personal portfolio, investing in companies like Summersalt and Rowan. 

CEO, Davidson Institute of Science Education
An alumna of the Weizmann Institute, Dr. Liat Ben-David has been a leading formulator of science education policy and a developer of STEM curricula and infrastructure, for over 25 years. Dr. Ben-David is an accomplished author, with more than 20 textbooks published for teachers, students, and the general public in various fields of study, as well as a novel, short stories, and a weekly blog called “A Moment Before Shabbat” in Hebrew and English. Her newest book, The Story of our Lives: Homo Sapiens’ secrets of success was published in April 2022, by World Scientific Publishing. She lectures regularly, both in academia and in TEDx frameworks.

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