Honorary Degrees - 2018
Dr. Ilan Goldfajn

Dr. Ilan Goldfajn

President of Brazil's Central Bank.

A man of vision and action. A strong supporter of investing in technological education and integrating it into schools' curriculum as early as the elementary level, as an important stage in developing a generation of hi-tech and industrial leaders.

His personal vision reflects HIT's vision, which regards making higher education accessible to everyone - a major goal, through the establishment of advanced platforms for teaching and for applied, multidisciplinary research, as well as by creating curriculi for outstanding youth.

For all of the above he is awarded an honorary degree.