Senior Vice President, Intel Corporation
Professor Shashua holds the Sachs Chair in computer science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Prof. Shashua’s field of expertise is computer vision and machine learning. Prof. Shashua received the MARR Prize Honorable Mention in 2001, the Kaye Innovation Award in 2004, and the Landau Award in Exact Sciences in 2005. Since 2010 Prof. Shashua is the co-founder, Chief Technology Officer and Chairman of OrCam, an Israeli company that recently launched an assistive product for the visually impaired based on advanced computerized visual interpretation capabilities.
Vice President Intel Corporation
Mr. Rushinek has 20 years of experience in the VLSI area. Mr. Rushinek started as VLSI designer at Intel Israel, involved in the design of the first 10Mbit Ethernet controller product. In 1983, Mr. Rushinek joined Motorola Semiconductor Israel, and led the VLSI design of Motorola’s first Digital Signal Processor product – DSP5600. In 1987 he managed Motorola’s Semiconductor Israel VLSI DSP design group, which designed products based on 56000 DSP cores as well as the new DSP56300 DSP core and products. Mr. Rushinek also managed Motorola Wireless Handset Baseband’s System On Chip VLSI design group.
Vice President, Intel Corporation
Dr. Hayon joined Mobileye after working at Applied Materials, in the wafer inspection division, in algorithms development for vision and image processing applications. Dr. Hayon received his Ph.D. from the Center of Neural Computation of the Hebrew University where his research concerned theoretical exploration of temporal correlation based approaches for neural networks. Dr. Hayon holds a M.Sc. in Physics from the Weitzman Institute of Science where he did theoretical work in field theory, and a B.Sc. in Physics from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
Vice President, Intel Corporation
In his current role, Mr. Erez Dagan is responsible for Mobileye’s Autonomous Driving (AD) and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) products portfolio, strategic planning and initiatives, advanced development projects department, and the Sensors-fusion R&D group.
Erez joined Mobileye in 2003, and in his prior roles in the company has led the object detection R&D group, and managed the suite of associated ADAS products (Autonomous Emergency Braking and Adaptive Cruise Control).
Mr. Dagan holds a B.Sc in computer science from the Hebrew University and an MBA from IDC, Herzliya.
Senior Fellow, Intel Corporation
Professor Shalev-Shwartz holds a professorship at the Rachel and Selim Benin School of Computer Science and Engineering at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Before joining Hebrew University, Prof. Shalev-Shwartz was a research assistant professor at Toyota Technological Institute in Chicago, as well as having worked at Google and IBM research. Prof. Shalev-Shwartz is the author of the book “Online Learning and Online Convex Optimization,” and a co-author of the book “Understanding Machine Learning: From Theory to Algorithms.” Prof. Shalev-Shwartz has written more than 100 research papers, focusing on machine learning, online prediction, optimization techniques, and practical algorithms.
Mrs. Cohen-Yerushalmi had been the Legal Counsel, and later the General Counsel, at AudioCodes Ltd. (NASDAQ: AUDC). Mrs. Cohen-Yerushalmi had also served as the president of the Israeli chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, risk manager at Cellcom Israel Ltd. and an in-house claims controller for an Israeli insurance company. Mrs. Cohen-Yerushalmi is a member of the Israeli Lawyers Bar Association, has an LLB from the Israeli College of Management and a BA in English Literature from the Tel Aviv University.
Anat Heller joined Mobileye in 2008. Prior to joining Mobileye, Mrs. Heller served as deputy corporate controller at a hi-tech company dual listed on NASDAQ and Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, and was a senior associate at PWC Israel. Mrs. Heller holds a bachelor’s degree in business from the College of Management in Israel with a specialty in accounting, and is a licensed certified public accountant (“CPA”) in Israel.
Mr. Serfaty joined Mobileye in 2010. Prior to this, from 2007-2010 Mr. Serfaty served as the General Manager of a software company, and from 2004-2007 served as Vice-President of Sales and Business Development for an IT company. Mr. Serfaty holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering with a specialization in RF engineering.
Mr. Ohayon has over 16 years of experience in Security and Project delivery of Global Hi-Tech companies. Mr. Ohayon served 10 years at Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) as Strategic Programs Manager. Prior joining Mobileye, Mr. Ohayon served as Operations and Projects delivery Regional Manager of Europe & Africa at a leading Cyber & Security company.
Mr. Ohayon holds a BSc in Software Engineering.
Vice President, Emerging Growth Incubation (EGI) Group, Intel Corporation
Mr. Ben Moshe is responsible for leading sensor technologies at Mobileye. He also leads the Emerging Growth Incubation (EGI) group at Intel, which is responsible for identifying, incubating and accelerating potential growth businesses for Intel. Mr. Ben Moshe is a serial entrepreneur, who rejoined Intel in 2012 with Intel’s acquisition of InVision, a company he founded and where he served as CEO. Mr. Ben Moshe holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science, both earned at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. He has been granted multiple patents for his inventions.
Dr. Stein was a research scientist at the Artificial Intelligence laboratory of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) until March 1999. Dr. Stein received his Ph.D. from MIT in February 1998 and his M.Sc. from MIT in 1993, both in the field of computer vision. His expertise is in the areas of multiple-view geometry, visual motion estimation and photogrammetry.
Mr. Kawahara graduated from Keio University. After experience at a SI vendor, he joined a start-up company in New York specializing in 3D reconstruction from still images, where he was in charge of all customer projects. Mr. Kawahara joined Mobileye through his activity at GenTech and was later appointed CEO of Mobileye Japan Ltd.
Mr. Yacovy joined Mobileye in 2006 after 5 years at the IDF Intelligence Corps. Mr. Yacovy led project SW development for Mobileye’s early generation System-on-Chip (EyeQ®), before leaving for a one year MBA at INSEAD Business School. Since his return, Mr. Yacovy managed few of the most innovating series production programs at Mobileye. Mr. Yacovy also holds a B.A. in Management and Computer Science from The Open University of Israel and an M.A. in Philosophy of Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Mr. Segal joined Mobileye after a long career in the public and private sectors. He served as the general manager of a number of organizations dealing with the manufacturing of optics and electronics. Mr. Segal received his MBA from the Hebrew University, with a specialization in finance and information systems.
Dr. Gedalyahu joined Mobileye in 2001. Dr. Gedalyahu received his Ph.D. from the Center of Neural Computation of the Hebrew University for a research in computer vision. Dr. Gedalyahu also has degrees in physics and mathematics. In the past Dr. Gedalyahu worked for IBM research, Compugen and Samsung Electronics.
Mr. Babaioff joined Mobileye in 2002 after completing a BSc. in Computer Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Since then, Mr. Babaioff has held leading roles for some of Mobileye’s most cutting-edge activities involving vision algorithms development, customer interaction and project management. Most notably, Mr. Babaioff has successfully managed first production program launches for each generation of Mobileye’s System-on-Chip, known as EyeQ®.
Mr. Sethon has over a decade of experience in business development and marketing for international companies. He also worked in a supporting role to the Israeli government, bringing policy and regulations expertise. Since Sethon began working at Mobileye in 2014 as Director of Europe, he has helped to lead Mobileye’s aftermarket strategy in new directions, providing retrofit safety technology to fleets and actionable road data to cities around the world.
Sr. Principal Engineer, Intel Corporation
Mr. Weast joined Intel in 1999 and has built a reputation as a change agent in industries that are undergoing transformation as a result of the introduction of new technologies. With experience ranging from product development, system architecture, industry standards, and the fine arts, Mr. Weast is focused on ensuring the safety benefits of Automated Vehicles will be enjoyed by all. Jack has a BS/MS in Computer Science, is an Adjunct Professor at Portland State University and is the holder of 25 issued patents with dozens pending.
Mr. Hadad joined Mobileye after graduating his Software Engineering degree in 2004.
Throughout his years in Mobileye Mr. Hadad had become the focal point for the company’s system development and integration activities.
Among other duties, his department had been orchestrating the company’s SW Integration processes supportive of the high-pace HW evolution of the company’s ADAS systems, managing the system configuration roadmap, and optimizing the computational resources utilization. As part of Mobileye’s Autonomous vehicle development program, Mr. Hadad had been managing the development-actuation and in-car system-level R&D.
Mr. Baba joined Mobileye in 2008, after working for several years as vision algorithms developer in the field of wafer inspection.
Since then, Mr. Baba has led the research and development of several key technologies, including Pedestrians Detection, Autonomous Emergency Braking, and Camera-based sensing for Autonomous Vehicles.
Mr. Baba holds a B.Sc in Computer Engineering and M.Sc in Computer Science, both from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.