The Samuel Neaman Institute was established in 1978 in the Technion at Mr. Samuel Neaman's initiative. It is an independent multi-disciplinary national policy research institute. The activity of the institute is focused on issues in science and technology, education, economy and industry, physical infrastructure and social development which determine Israel's national resilience. Policy research and surveys are executed at the Samuel Neaman Institute and their conclusions and recommendations serve the decision makers at various levels. The policy research is conducted by the faculty and staff of the Technion and scientists from other institutions in Israel and abroad and specialist from the industry. So far, the Samuel Neaman Institute has performed hundreds of exploratory policy research projects and surveys that serve decision makers and professionals in economy and government. In particular the institute plays an important role in outlining Israel's national policies in science, technology and higher education. The chairman of Samuel Neaman Institute is professor Zehev Tadmor and the director is professor Omri Rand. The institute operates within the framework of a budget funded by Mr. Samuel Neaman in order to incorporate Israel's scientific technological economic and social advancement.

Contact details

Address:
Samuel Neaman Institute, Technion City, Haifa 32000, Israel

Country:
Israel

Sub-region:
Western Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Middle East
Operating languages
English , Hebrew

Organisation details

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1978
Age (years)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 46
Israel average
 38
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Mr. Samuel Neaman
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Prof. Zehev Tadmor
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Irad Yavneh
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Samuel Neaman Institute
 58
Israel average
 34
Global average
 65
2021
Samuel Neaman Institute
 57
2019
Samuel Neaman Institute
 54
% Female staff
2023
Samuel Neaman Institute
 77%
Israel average
 73%
Global average
 50%
2021
Samuel Neaman Institute
 45%
% Female researchers
2021
Samuel Neaman Institute
 40%
Israel average
 22%
Global average
 34%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Samuel Neaman Institute
 28
Israel average
 120
Global average
 49
2020
Samuel Neaman Institute
 49

Social

Likes (2023)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 1,000
Israel average
 13,377
Global average
 26,956
Likes (2022)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 996
Likes (2021)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 959
Followers (2024)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 145
Israel average
 9,432
Global average
 19,223
Followers (2019)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 103
Subscribers (2023)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 367
Israel average
 6,929
Global average
 6,237
Subscribers (2022)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 327
Subscribers (2021)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 269
Followers (2023)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 128
Israel average
 6,662
Global average
 11,989
Followers (2019)
Samuel Neaman Institute
 64

Data notes

Last updated: 08/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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