Matthew Godwin is CIJA’s Associate Director, Universities and Provincial Government Relations. He is responsible for building Canada-Israel research partnerships and for collaborating on Canada’s Innovation Agenda. He is also the corporate lead on university administration outreach. Matt is finishing his PhD at University College London and the School of Oriental and African Studies, having previously studied at the University of Toronto and Dalhousie University. Hailing from Halifax, he has worked previously for a front-bench Labour Peer in the House of Lords, an Israeli start-up and a number of Canadian Members of Parliament. Matt is willing to speak on a range of topics, including innovation in Israel and Israel activism from the Left.
Please contact Judy Zelikovitz to arrange a speaking engagement.