Welcome to

IBM Research - Haifa

We're Hiring!

Hybrid Cloud

Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain and IoT Technologies

Quality, Security, and Quantum Technologies

AI for accelerated Healthcare
& Life Sciences discovery

Welcome to

IBM Research - Haifa

We're Hiring!

Hybrid Cloud

Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain and IoT Technologies

Quality, Security, and Quantum Technologies

AI for accelerated Healthcare
& Life Sciences discovery

About us

IBM Research – Haifa is focused on creating innovation that matters to IBM and people across the globe. We’ve been impacting IBM business since 1972 through contributions to IBM's leading products, contributions to open sources, and through breakthrough publications and demonstrations like project debater. We practice open innovation teaming with scientists across the globe and collaborating with academia. We are always looking ahead to invent what’s next. Our main focus areas include natural language understanding, computer vision, hybrid cloud, hybrid data, quantum computing, security, blockchain, process automation, and accelerated discovery for healthcare and life science. Our lab brings together some of the most brilliant minds in Israel to think, invent, and enjoy.

Join us

With locations in Haifa, Givatayim, and Be'er Sheva, IBM Research – Haifa, is one of the largest IBM Research lab outside the US. We're working to solve complex challenges in the world of AI, hybrid-cloud, quantum computing, natural language understanding, blockchain, security, quality, and more. This is the place where your research ideas can come to life and make a difference for customers around the world.

 
 

Director

Dr. Aya Soffer is the IBM VP AI Technologies serving as the Director of the IBM Research Lab in Haifa, Israel.

 

Academic collaboration

Engage directly with IBM Research – Haifa and accelerate your path to innovation.

 

Ponder this

You are cordially invited to match wits with some of the best minds in IBM Research on our monthly challenge.

 

What’s Next? The IBM Research – Haifa podcast (Hebrew)

Listen to our latest episodes for a peek into the latest research on everything from AI, and quantum computing, to hybrid cloud.

 

EU-Funded Programmes

We're involved in numerous EU-funded consortiums and joint academic and industrial projects around the world.

 

Locations

We have facilities at Haifa, Be'er Sheva and Givatayim.               

Recent news

Recent talks by our researchers

Sharing knowledge with the scientific community.

Recent talks by our researchers

Sharing knowledge with the scientific community.

Kubernetes scalability bottlenecks: can Kubernetes scale to manage one million objects?

To support fully-Kubernetes-native management at large scale, without requiring custom solutions for storage, caching, sorting, load balancing and authorization, Kubernetes must be significantly changed.

Lab Director Aya Soffer was included in the Wall Street Journal’s recent list “100 Israeli Tech Leaders You Need to Know”

An article profiling Israeli entrepreneurs and tech disruptors making an increasingly big impact on the global stage.

 

iToBoS-EU-funded project aims to create a holistic diagnostic and assessment tool for early detection of melanoma

Learn how early detection of melanoma can be accomplished by exploiting all the available information of the patient

IBM homomorphic encryption: A DASHing solution for healthcare data privacy

Learn about a winning solution for data privacy in healthcare using the IBM homomorphic encryption HElayers library.

IBM homomorphic encryption: A DASHing solution for healthcare data privacy

Learn about a winning solution for data privacy in healthcare using the IBM homomorphic encryption HElayers library.

EUcare: Joining forces to battle SARS-CoV-2 disease progression

How do SARS-COV-2 variants, coupled with other factors, influence the clinical course of COVID-19?

Featured technologies

Upcoming events

SYSTOR 2022

The ACM International Systems and Storage Conference, June 13-15, 2022

MIABID22

MICCAI 2022 workshop on Medical Image Assisted BIomarkers’ Discovery, September 18, 2022

Locations

IBM Research - Haifa
Haifa main site

The main site of IBM Research - Haifa is located on the University of Haifa campus atop Mt. Carmel.

Telephone
+972-4-8296211

Address
Haifa University Campus, Mount Carmel Haifa, 3498825, Israel

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IBM Research - Haifa
Tel Aviv site

Our Tel Aviv site, located in Hashachar Tower, Givatayim

Telephone
+972-74-7922300

Address
IBM Research, Hashachar Tower, 4 Ariel Sharon St., Givatayim, Israel

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IBM Cyber Security Center of Excellence (CCoE)
Be'er Sheva

The Center is based in the "Gav-Yam Negev" cyber technology park, within a short walking distance from the vibrant campus of Ben-Gurion University.

Address
Gav-Yam Negev Park, 11 Torat Hayahasut Street, Be'er Sheva, Building #3, Floor 2

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