Dov Winer was born in S.Paulo, Brazil. Coming to Israel he has been a Kibbutz member (Bror Chail). Married to Silvana Abush he has three children, Tamara, Iara and Matan and now lives in Zur Hadassah, near Jerusalem.
He is a psychologist formed at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and later specialized in Online Education and Training at the Institute of Education, University of London He had a role in the opening of the Internet in Israel and founded the Israel Internet Society having promoted the establishment of the W3C office in Israel. He has been involved in many initiatives, with a stress on international collaboration, in the areas of ICT in education, digital culture and Jewish cultural heritage.
Contact: dov.winer at mail.huji.ac.il