The Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya is Israel’s first privately funded fully-accredited institution of higher education with a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Since its founding in 1994, the IDC has been an academic avant-garde – at the forefront of constitutional and governmental reconstruction, economic growth, re-evaluation of Israel’s strategy and polices of foreign relations, as well as the country’s social and moral agenda. The IDC is unique in its research and educational methods, which are based on an interdisciplinary approach, combining information technology and global markets. IDC combines theory with real world experience, providing its students with skills of the highest level. Rooted in the twin concepts of individual freedom and responsibility, the IDC emphasizes student’s entrepreneurship and leadership alongside strong commitment to community service. At IDC, internationally renowned experts on new media explore the impact of changing technology.