Professional Activities

Program Committee Member
  • Conference, "Unconventional Computation & Natural Computation 2014",
  • Conference "Understanding Complex Systems" Urbana Chapaign, 2006, 2007
  • AFPAC 2000, the International Workshop on Algebraic Frames for the Perception-Action Cycle, Kiel, Germany, September 2000
  • The Twenty-sixth International Colloquium on Automata, Languages, and Programming (ICALP '98), Prague, 1998
  • Software Seminar (SOFSEM), Milovy, Czech Republic, 1997 and 1996
  • International Conference on Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science, New-Zealand, 1996
  • The Eleventh International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences (ISCIS), Turkey, 1996
  • International Conference on Neural Information processing, China, September 1995
  • The Annual European Symposium on Algorithms (ESA '95), Corfu, Greece
  • The International Conference on Engineering Applications of Neural Networks (EANN '95), Helsinki, Finland, 1995
  • The Twelfth European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Budapest, Hungary, 1996
  • The Fifth Australian and New Zealand International Conference on Intelligent Information Processing Systems (ANZIIs '97), November 1997

Program Chair, Program Co-Chair, Local Chair, Organization Chair
  • The International Conference on Neural Information processing 97, 98, 99, 2000, Colorado: The Israeli Representative
  • SPIE International Symposium on Optical Science, Engineering and Instrumentation: Software and Computational Complexity, San Diego, 2000: Conference co-Chair
  • Euro Computational Learning Theory (Euro-COLT), Israel, 1997: Local Chair
  • Bi-national Symposium Israel-Denmark on Optimal Antibiotic Treatment, Israel, 1996: Organizing
  • The International Conference on Neural Information Processing (NIPS '95): Workshop on Symbolic and Connectionism, Vail, Colorado, December 1995: Program Chair
  • The International Conference on Neural Information processing (NIPS '94): Post-conference Workshop on Recurrent Networks, Vail, Colorado, 1994: Program Chair

External Universities
  • Panel member NSF
  • UVM CS Board of Advisors, member, 2007
  • Assessment for promotion to associate professor, department of molecular biology and microbiology, Igor Rouzine, November 2006
  • Phd examiner: Fabian Roth, ETHZ, Center of Neuroinformatics, December 2006
  • Judge, science fair, highschools in western MA, 2002, 2003