Isaac Ben-Israel is the Chairman of Israel Space Agency; Co-Director of the National AI Task Force and is Professor Emeritus at Tel-Aviv University, teaching at the Security Studies Program and at the Cohen Institute for the History & Philosophy of Sciences and Ideas. He is also the Founder and CEO of RAY TOP Technologies Ltd. and Partner at Cyber Security Group (CSG) and The Floor Cyber.
In 2011 he was appointed by the Prime Minister to lead a National Task Force that formulated Israel national Cyber policy. Following that he led the foundation of National Cyber Headquarters in the PM Office. In 2014 he was appointed again by the PM to lead another task force which resulted in a government decision (February 2015) to set up a new National Cyber Authority.
In June 2018 he was appointed again by the Prime Minister to lead a National Task Force to formulate Israel national Artificial Intelligence policy, and to submit a national plan to the Government that will put Israel among the top 5 countries in the world in this field.
How to create a national plan that will put Israel among the top 5 countries in the world in this field.