Past Events

The Tel Aviv University Trust, based in London, leads fundraising activities for Tel Aviv University. The Trust invites TAU Professors to share their research and knowledge with British audiences to strengthen the University’s reputation in the UK, and encourages academic collaborations with TAU and UK Universities.

The TAU Trust hosts some 25 events per year, ranging in scale from small breakfasts to large scale fundraisers. TAU Trust uses these events as a vehicle to raise awareness of Israel’s largest University as well as raising funding to support it.

Past events

Highlights from past events

  • An Evening with Avi Issacharoff
  • Univerity for a night 2019
  • TAU 2018 Annual Gala
  • Innovate Israel
  • Bathroom
  • TAU Alumni at the Israeli Embassy
  • An Evening with Avi Issacharoff

    On Tuesday 2nd April, 2019, TAU Trust hosted an “Evening with Avi Issacharoff”, the co-creator of FAUDA and a celebrated TAU alumnus. Avi shared how his education at TAU and his fascinating career to date led him to co-creating a global phenomenon that is FAUDA. We were delighted to welcome Sharon Bar-Li, Deputy Ambassador of Israel to the UK who shared her experience as a TAU alumnus, TV Presenter & Broadcaster Samantha Simmonds as well as many TAU Governors, trustees and special guests.

    Our supporters were treated to a FAUDA-themed “Gin Cocktail” sponsored by Artisan Drinks Company, which added a certain “pizzazz” to the evening.

  • Univerity for a night 2019

    We were delighted you were able to join us at our University for a Night.  We hope you enjoyed the special evening, hosted by Rothschild & Co, which featured some of TAU’s leading faculty including Dr Goren Gordon, Professor Zahava Solomon  and Professor Asher Susser and was facilitated by Professor Eli Talmor, Governor of TAU. Each one had a unique story to tell and we hope that in the short time you were exposed to their research, you were able to take something away with you. 

     We were delighted to welcome His Excellency Mark Regev, Ambassador of Israel to the UK, and to have with us Amos Elad, Vice President of TAU as well as many TAU Governors and trustees.

  • TAU 2018 Annual Gala

    A special international event



    and their commitment to technology, education, health and Israel


    • Prof. Joseph Klafter, President, Tel Aviv University
    • Richard Sincere, National Chairman, American Friends of TAU
  • Innovate Israel

    Based on its success last September, TAU Trust is once again collaborated with UK Israel Business for UKIB’s second Innovate Israel conference, taking place on Tuesday 3 July 2018. The conference highlighted the most exciting innovations coming from scale-up nation across AI, Big Data, Cyber Security, Digital Health, Machine Learning and Satellite technology.

    Prof Irad ben Gal, a distinguished professor from TAU, spoke on AI - Digital Living 2030: Using AI to Face New Challenges & Opportunities. His talk will showcase how living in a digital and physical space by the year 2030 will help improve our quality of life. 

    The audience included over 200 professionals from the technology and the business sector and some of Israel's most disruptive scale-up companies.  Out of the 15 speakers there were 5 TAU Alumni.

  • Night at the Movies

    TAU Trust hosted its 11th annual Night at the movies showcasing student films from TAU’s Steve Tisch School of Film and Television on Wednesday 6th June at the Ham Yard Hotel in London, where the event was supported by 170 guests and raised over £16,000.

    All proceeds from the event will go towards the pioneering and high quality work at the Steve Tisch School of Film and Television at TAU, which has a wonderful reputation worldwide for producing original and innovative films and students who often become leaders in the global film and television industry.

  • TAU Alumni at the Israeli Embassy

    Showcasing student films from TAU’s Steve Tisch School of Film and Television for TAU Alumni in collaboration with the Israeli House in London.

    • Date: June 7th, 2018

    • Hosted by: The Embassy of Israel

    • Bar Alon – TAU Alumni introduced the Steve Tisch Film School as a new graduate and talked on the process of making a film.

    • In support of: Israeli House in London, The Ministry of Aliya and Immigrant Absorption

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