Ms. Michal Eitan

 
Chair of the M.Des. program at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem
Changing world:  Design meets new realities
Michal Eitan is the chair of the M.Des. program at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, where she manages the sub-programs of Design Management, Design Research and the new program of Design and Technology. 
Previously, she has played a key role as COO and part of the founding team of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. – one of the most successful start-up companies in Israel. Michal has acted also as the director of “Israel 2028″ project – the leading Israeli futuristic strategic planning process regarding economic and social strategies – with emphasis on innovation and scientific development. Her academic background includes a B.A. in Sociology and Business Administration, M.Sc. in urban planning and substantial studies in sustainability and environmental leadership