A Conference on Corona, Data, Statistics and Decision Making

The Samuel Neaman Institute, The National Institute for Health Policy Research & Universita Vita-Salute San Raffaele invite you to


Link to the Zoom Conference :https://technion.zoom.us/j/98080671351?pwd=M2FYbGJxU3hqOUlyaHFwWmtKTmxUdz09  


A Conference on Corona, Data, Statistics and Decision Making

May 12th, 2022, 09:00-15:30 IN ZOOM


The management of the pandemic raised challenges in developing and using suitable data and statistical models and called for providing better methods and policies for utilizing data and statistical models by decision makers. These issues will be discussed in the conference while comparing and contrasting the experience in Italy and Israel.


 Part 1, in English:  9:00- 12:30

Chair: Edna Schechtman, Ben Gurion University

Opening Remarks: Orly Manor, Hebrew University

  Speakers                                                                        Discussants

  Yair Goldberg, Technion                                                   Malka Gorfine, Tel Aviv University

  Andrea Saltelli, Bergen University & UPF Barcelona         Ron Kenett, KPA & Samuel Neaman Institute

  Filomena Maggino, La Spienza, Rome                               Clelia di Serio, Univ. Vita-Salute San Raffaele

  Ran Balicer, Clalit Health Services                                   Orly Manor, Hebrew University        

  Ronit Calderon, Hebrew University                                 David Steinberg, Tel Aviv Univ


Part 2, in Hebrew: 13:00-15:30: A panel on the Israeli experience facilitated by Dr. Reuven Gal, Samuel Neaman Institute


  • Yoav Benjamini, Tel Aviv University
  • Inbal Goldstein, Maccabi Health Services
  • Nadav Davidovitch, Ben Gurion University
  • Amit Huppert, Gertner Institute
  • Micha Mandel, Hebrew University
  • Danny Pfeffermann, Central Bureau of Statistics


Concluding Remarks:  David Steinberg, Tel Aviv University

Organizers: Ron Kenett, Edna Schechtman, David Steinberg, Clelia di Serio, Orly Manor


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