Avi is a Lecturer, Data Scientist and entrepreneur with experience of about 30 years in the fields of software and information systems. He has managed BI (Business Intelligence) units, data warehouse projects, and consulted on data science and cybersecurity projects for major corporations.

“"Learn out of love and the honor will eventually come." Nedarim (Talmud) 62:1. Try to learn from every situation in life. If you enjoy the learning journey, you will finally be honored. ”


Avi’s expertise includes managing data science and BI projects, and big data, machine and deep learning, cybersecurity, and product and program management.


Avi has lectured in international conferences, published multiple research papers in the fields of bigdata and machine learning and leads research as well as projects in the fields of machine, deep learning in cybersecurity fields.


Avi holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering and Management (cum laude) from the Technion - The Israeli Institute of Technology, and a BSc in Computer Science from Bar-Ilan University, an MSc in Industrial Engineering from Tel-Aviv University with a thesis in Text Mining, and a PhD in Software and Information System Engineering from the Ben Gurion University of the Negev. Avi completed his post-doctorate training at Aston University, in the United Kingdom and lectured as TA at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev. Avi also lectures at the Jerusalem College of Technology (Machon Lev).


Avi grows herbs and interested in the medicinal aspects of herbs. Avi also enjoys foraging, voice pedagogy, and sings in the cantor choir. Avi participates in self-defense training and is a certified Krav Maga instructor.