A conference in memory of Academy member Prof. David Schmeidler
Date & Time:
Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 16:00 (15:30 Gathering)
Location: The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, 43 Jabotinsky St., Jerusalem and online on this page
The Israel Academy held a lecture evening on Tuesday, January 18, 2023, honoring the memory of Prof. David Shmeidler
, who passed away March 17, 2022. Eight participants from Israel and abroad participated in the event, including a representative of the family. The academic lectures presented different fields of economic theory to which Prof. Shmeidler contributed in the course of his academic career, which extended over five and a half decades. The first speaker was Prof. Robert John Aumann, a recipient of the Nobel Prize in economics, of whom Shmeidler had been a student, and the final lecture was given by Dr. Shiri Alon Eron, the youngest of Shmeidler’s own students.