About Ben Gurion University
The Link Between Academic Research and Industrial Advancement
BGN Technologies is the technology transfer company of Ben-Gurion University, Beer-Sheva, Israel. Located in the heart of the University's Advanced Technologies Park, BGN Technologies is the driving force behind industry-academia collaborations, supporting the University's mission of cultivating a high-tech eco-system within the Negev region.
With a track-record of over 100 startup companies, as well as partnerships in technology incubators and accelerators, BGN Technologies brings inventions from the labs to the market, in the following fields: hightech, biotchnology, materials, agriculture and environment. BGN Technologies fosters research collaborations and entrepreneurship among researchers and students.
During the past decade, BGN Technologies focused on creating long-term partnerships with dozens of companies, including multinationals such as: Deutsche Telekom, Dell-EMC, Lockheed Martin, IBM and PayPal, securing value and growth to a diverse ecosystem that surrounds Ben-Gurion University.
Academic Staff: 2600
Doctoral Students: 1259