On December 7, 2021, the Italian Ambassador, H.E. Sergio Barbanti, visited the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities to meet with Academy President Prof. David Harel
. The recently appointed ambassador was accompanied by Dr. Stefano Ventura, Scientific Attaché at the Embassy of Italy in Tel Aviv.
From L-R: Ambassador Sergio Barbanti, Prof. David Harel
They discussed academic and scientific relations between Italy and Israel, and referenced the fruitful cooperation to date with the Italian National Academy of Science - the Lincei
. Ambassador Barbanti expressed his support for deepening ties between researchers in Israel and Italy.
From L-R: Jo Cohen, Prof. Nili Cohen, Prof. David Harel, Prof. Margalit Finkelberg, Ambassador Sergio Barbanti,
Dr. Stefano Ventura, Galia Finzi