Lectures in memory of Shimon Even (at MTA)

Shimon Even was born in Israel on June 15th, 1935. He died on May 1st, 2004.
In addition to his pioneering research contributions (most notably to Graph Algorithms and Cryptography), Shimon is known for having been a highly influential educator. He played a major role in establishing computer science education in Israel (e.g., at the Weizmann Institute and the Technion). He served as a source of professional inspiration and as a role model for generations of young students and researchers.

The Academic College of Tel-Aviv Yaffo intends to hold yearly memorial lectures in honor of Professor Shimon Even, who served for a short period as its Vice President and head of its Computer Science Department.

Taking place in the college campus at Rabenu Yeruham 14, Yaffo.

A yearly event in memory of Shimon is also taking place at the Technion. See the memorial notices of years 2005, 2006 , 2007, and 2008

To the main memorial page for Shimon Even or back to Oded Goldreich's homepage.