IET supports UK Israel Business (UKIB) technology summit

23 August 2017
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The IET is partnering with UK Israel Business to bring together world leading Israeli technology founders for the first UK Israel Business (UKIB) technology summit since 2013.

The last four years have seen a major step change in the level of Israeli start up and now scale up digital innovation and interest in the UK.


Taking place on 12 September, Innovate Israel will showcase leading ‘disruptive technologies’ in cyber security, artificial intelligence, machine learning, transportation, drones, Internet of Things, connected devices and agricultural technology.


As part of the Tel Aviv in London Festival, Innovate Israel will highlight some of the most exciting innovators coming from the country and share best practice and insight.


Leading entrepreneurs speaking at the summit include: Jon Medved, Founder & CEO, OurCrowd; Matteo de Renzi, CEO Western Europe, Gett; Ofri Ben Porat, Co-Founder & CEO, Pixoneye; Raanan Cohen, Founder & CEO, Bringg; Tomer Tzach, CEO, CropX; Zohar Rozenberg, VP Cyber Investments, Elron and Michael Shaylt, Founder & CEO, APERIO.


Hugo Bieber, Chief Executive of UK Israel Business said: “UK Israel Business wants to showcase the breadth of Israeli innovation.  UKIB was founded in 1950, but now is the most exciting time in business collaboration between the two countries. Our summit is a huge opportunity for UK corporates and investors to meet some of the most dynamic start-ups and scale-ups in the world. And these Israeli companies want to be here in the UK.”


Other speakers at the conference include Nimrod Cohen, TAU Ventures and Karin Mayer Rubinstein from the Israel Advanced Technology Institute.


IET members are invited to attend with a member discount available via the event registration page. To find out more about the event please visit the UK Israel Business website.