4th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

September 14th-15th, 2014 Smolarz Auditorium, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Yaniv Harel


Fellow, the Cyber interdisciplinary center in Tel-Aviv university 

Yaniv Harel is a fellow at the Cyber interdisciplinary center in Tel-Aviv university and will soon join EMC as the general manager of the new Cyber Solution Group which was recently established in Israel. In his previous positions, Yaniv served as the head of a few leading technology units in the IDF. He was awarded the Israel Presidential Medal for Security in 2002. In 2011, he founded the Cyber branch in the Ministry of Defense R&D Directorate (MAFAT) and was responsible for its expedited growth, running dozens of collaborative projects with Israeli companies.
Yaniv holds a BSc in Engineering from the Technion, a MBA from Manchester University, and a PhD from Tel Aviv University. These days Dr. Harel is involved in a few cyber innovative academic researches.