Gil Shwed

Founder & CEO @Check Point

Gil Shwed

Founder & CEO @Check Point

Biography

Gil Shwed is Check Pint’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer. Gil is considered the inventor of the modern Firewall and one of the world’s most experienced experts in Cyber Security. He holds several patents, such as the company’s Stateful Inspection technology and is leading Check Point since its establishment in 1993. Gil has received numerous accolades for his individual achievements and industry contributions, including an honorary Doctorate of Science from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology,  the World Economic Forum’s ‘Global Leader for Tomorrow’ award, the Academy of Achievement’s Golden Plate Award and the “Israel Prize” for Technology and Innovation. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Tel Aviv University and the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Youth University of Tel Aviv University.

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Main Event

24 Jul 2019
08:30-17:00
Smolarz Auditorium. Tel Aviv University