Virtual Roadshow: Introduction to the Israeli Cybertech (and IOT) ecosystem
We are happy to bring you our second Virtual Roadshow to Israel, with this time a dedicated focus on Cybertech and IOT, with 2 key players from the Israeli ecosystem and 4 highly innovative startups. This is a follow up to the January 2021, Virtual Roadshow.
Keynote presentations by:
- Ofer Schreiber, partner of YL Ventures and innovative start-ups from their portfolio. YL Ventures is a very successful specialized Cybertech VC, deeply embedded in the Tel Aviv and San Francisco ecosystems with a unique business model, focused on the success of their cybertech start-ups (currently 20 in portfolio). They have more than 300M$ under management.
- Stav Erez, partner of Labs/02 and innovative startups from their portfolio. Labs/02 is Jerusalem’s early-stage fund and incubator, deeply connected to the Cybertech and Deep tech of Jerusalem. Partners are Yissum (Hebrew University Technology Transfer) and OurCrowd (1,8 B$ committed funds).
- Introduction and Moderator: Annegien Blokpoel, Director PerspeXo and organizer of the CVN Trade Mission to Israel 3-6 April, 2022.
The webinar is from 15.30-17.00, including general Q&A. From 17.00-17.30 there will be the opportunity to meet with the VC’s and companies or the CVN network.
Israel is recognized as the “start-up nation”, moving into “the scale up nation”. Today there are more than 500 international Corporate R&D/innovation centres in Israel, with a thriving innovation ecosystem. Each year the country produces around 1.000 top notch high tech start-ups and this year an exceptional high number of unicorns. Key to success have been o.a the successful implementation of support programs, and creating an innovation ecosystem attracting global investors and corporate ventures and their networks to Israel.
From April 3-6, 2022 CVN is organizing a CVN Trade Mission/Field Trip to Israel, please contact Corina Kuiper or firstname.lastname@example.org, if you are interested to join or want more information.