- On demand Community Award 2008
- IEEE 2009 MGA achievement award
- CodeGuru story on W3
- External CodeGuru story
- Ponder This
- Ponder This lecture at Tel-Aviv University CS Colloquium
2016: Chair of SWSTE-2016 doctoral symposium
2015-current: CTO of CCoE (IBM Cybersecurity Center of Excelence at Ben Guriun University)
2015: Advisory Member of Big Analytics Israel 2015
2015/2016: Taught courses in Computer Science department Beer Sheva University
2015: IBM master inventor award
19.5.2014: Scientific chair of SCE cybernight conference.
1.5.2012: IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Award (OTAA), for IBM Mining Effectively Large Output Data Yield (MELODY).
2012-current: An organizer of IBM Research - Haifa seminars.
2011: OR-PIC co-chair.
COLT2010 local organizer co-chair.
10.2010: Research Division Technical Group Award, for Analytics for IBM 300 mm Semiconductor Manufacturing.
2008-current: A judge in IEEEXtreme programming contest, winner of IEEEXtreme 2009 MGA award.
2007: Taught a course in Computer Science department Haifa University
2007-current: Puzzlemaster of IBM research's ponder-this challenges corner.
2006-2014 Researcher at HRL, in Computing as a Service group.
1999-current: CodeGuru computer contest organizer, winner of IBM 2008 On Demand Community Excellence Award.
1993: Computer Science Phd from Tel-Aviv University (under supervision of Prof' Zvi Galil).
Knows APL; Assembly; Basic; BF; C; C++; csh; Forth; Fortran; Html; Java; LaTeX; Lisp; Logo; Matlab; Pascal; Python; Sed; Snobol; and Sql.
Loves to bake