Management of Deutsche Telekom Laboratories at BGU


     Prof. Yuval Elovici, Director

Prof. Yuval Elovici is the director of Telekom Innovation Laboratories at BGU, and a Full Professor at the department of Information Systems Engineering at Ben-Gurion University. He holds B.Sc and M.Sc degrees in Computer and Electrical Engineering from Ben-Gurion University and a Ph.D in Information Systems from Tel-Aviv University. His main research interests are information warfare, data mining, information retrieval, and detection of malicious code.


     Mr. Dudu Mimran, CTO

Mr. Dudu Mimran is the CTO of Telekom Innovation Laboratories at BGU and BGU Cyber Security Labs. Mr. Mimran has been the CTO of the labs for the last 7 years playing a major role in innovation, product architecture, project incubation and supporting advanced research topics in the area of network and mobile security. Mr. Mimran has more than 25 years of experience in product development and delivery in the startups and enterprise worlds.


     Mrs. Yehudith Naftalovich, Manager of Operations, Finance, and Human Resources 

Mrs. Yehudith Naftalovich is the Manager of Operations, Finance, and Human Resources at Telekom Innovation Laboratories at BGU. Mrs. Naftlavich has been employed by Ben Gurion University for 22 years, having spent the last 10 years at the DT Labs. Mrs. Naftalovich has held various positions at BGU, including Head of the General Director's Office, Head of the Vice General Director, Budgeting, Economics & Planning Office, and Administrative Coordinator of the Software Engineering Program.  She holds a BA in Social Sciences, a Master's degree in conflict management and Resolution, as well as diplomas in accounting and office management.

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