In Tehran, ended the 29th international Olympiad in Informatics, which was attended by students from 85 countries of the world.
84 in addition to the teams listed on the official website of the Olympic games, participated in competitions and national team of Israel. Because the Israelis could not come to Tehran, they participated in the event remotely through a dedicated website. Israeli based team in the Russian town Innopolis in Tatarstan, informs a portal Ynet.
The Israeli team took 21st place in the team standings, as four students brought home medals. Yuval Salant from a Real school in Haifa and Ron Solan from school «Rishonim» in Herzliya won the silver medal, and Aviel bug from school «Ginzburg a-Oren» in Yavne and Research Salmon from school, «Ben-Zvi» in Kiryat Ono bronze medals.
In preparation for the Olympics the team has been supported by the Ministry of education and tel Aviv University.
It should be noted that neither on the website nor in the international media, no information about the participation of the Israeli school in Tehran the Olympics there.