Recent updates as of 03/08/2021

Sponsors of the SIPS Conference 2021

Mission & Vision

Mission Statement

The Samueli Foundation strives to create societal value by investing in innovative, entrepreneurial and sustainable ideas. We support endeavors that embody the following objectives:

  • Promote scholastic, technical, and creative exploration and achievement
  • Build a community of sharing, acceptance and altruism
  • Increase awareness, knowledge and opportunities
  • Enhance the quality of life of the underserved


Vision Statement

“Our vision is to be a resource for organizations that empower people to more fully realize their potential.”


Samueli Philantropic Values

The Samueli Foundation’s core values include a belief in and a commitment to creative, entrepreneurial and sustainable approaches to:

  • Leveraging education, knowledge and scientific inquiry as key social change agents
  • Promoting the needs of the “whole individual” body, mind and spirit
  • Promoting Jewish culture and values

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism


The transregional collaborative research center funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG CRC/Transregio 289) entitled "Treatment Expectation" consists of a multidisciplinary team of researchers from three German universities who are dedicated to elucidating the impact of treatment expectations on the efficacy of medical treatments. Using a multi-methods approach, the CRC aims to answer the question: How do positive and negative treatment expectations affect treatment outcomes?