ABOUT LOCAL TAU
We are an initiative of American Friends of Tel Aviv University piloting a new model of philanthropy that uses Tel Aviv University innovation to solve problems starting in our own backyard.
LocalTAU is attracting entrepreneurs and game changers to address local issues applying Tel Aviv University innovation and research to find the best solutions for their cities by using the best practices from philanthropy, startup pitch competitions, and setting a stage for events that are proactive in creating the highest impact.
Action is our middle name
See the stirring committee of local Go-Getters that have developed a platform to connect TAU’s groundbreaking research to solve problems and create an engaged community piloting in their own backyard-- Miami.
We know there are a lot of people out there that want to be involved with something bigger than themselves.
For the mover's & shakers that aren't afraid of jumping in, we have created these programs.
Intimate, invigorating hosting intimate talks with successful alumni, as well as rockstar scientists and professors from the university.
During the year LocalTAU organizes 4 larger sized- by invitation only- talks with extraordinary alumni , scientists as well as professors of TAU, and local leadership, creating a space for conversation spotlighting major themes and forming part of the betterment as well as evolution of the city.
Tel Aviv University News
Rated #4 in the world for innovation,
TAU pumps out incredible information,
research, and projects that are impacting humanity and our planet.
Sponsors & Supporters
It takes loads of effort, volunteers, brain power, flight hours, financial backing, and gossip (yes, best way to get the word out) to be a success... We are grateful to our sponsors and supporters.
During the year LocalTAU sets out to have meaningful, cool, stimulating, and University connected Talks & Events. We bring extraordinary alumni , rockstar scientists as well as professors of TAU, and local leadership, creating a space for conversation spotlighting major themes and forming part of the betterment as well as evolution of the city.
LocalTAU has an incredible Ambassador and Friend program!
Let us know that you are interested in getting involved. We are happy to have new people join us - because, we know that "it takes a village.."
Our efforts go to supporting research that creates tangible impact in our communities.
LocalTAU is run under the auspices of American Friends of Tel Aviv University (AFTAU) which is a
recognized 501c3 tax-exempt nonprofit organization in the United States.
All funds go toward the best high impact projects chosen by the LocalTAU board led by the students and researchers from one of the top research universities in the world, Tel Aviv University.
Do you or your company want to join our discussion panels in a future Talk or Event?
Would your company like to host us or sponsor a Talk or Event?
SPREAD THE WORD
The Extra mile
LocalTAU is made up of people that value uniqueness. They put an emphasis on collaboration, like a sense of control in their experiences, tie where they allocate their time and money to purpose, and want to be part of something bigger than themselves.
Apply to find out how you can become an Ambassador or Friend now.