General Information


The weather in January is usually cool (about 16C daytime) and may be rainy.

Rate of Exchange

Right now the rate of exchange is $1 = 4.2 shekel; Euro = 5.6 shekel; Pound Stirling = 8.2 shekel.


For information about what Haifa has to offer in the way of tourism, please see the Haifa Tourist Center.

Contact information

If you need any help of any sort, please write to the Conference Coordinator (Liz Yodim):

Her phone number is xx 972 4 8292608.

Professor Shmuel Fishman's e-mail is: