OurCrowd Annual Summit Spotlights Israeli Startups Tackling Global Challenges
OurCrowd's 5th annual conference in Jerusalem was the largest event in Israel showcasing Israeli tech and innovation
March 10, 2019
‘What’s The Worst Advice You Got?’ 5 Questions With 10 Israeli Women Innovators
These powerful women smashing the glass ceiling in cybersecurity, data science, tech policy, blockchain, health-tech, ed-tech, investing, and social impact tech arenas.
March 07, 2019
Israeli Tech Incubator Focuses On Diversity, Potential Rather Than Grand Ideas
The second cohort of the Peres Center's 'Starting-Up Together' initiative focuses on Jewish-Arab cooperation to nurture ideas for smart city technologies.
February 28, 2019
Dr. Kira Radinsky, Nuseir (Nas) Yassin Among Speakers At Upcoming OurCrowd Summit in Jerusalem
The OurCrowd Global Investor Summit, highlighting the best of Israeli tech, is set to take place in Jerusalem on March 7 and expects to draw some 15,000 guests.
February 07, 2019
Sodastream, Acquired By Pepsi, Says It Plans To Open Factory In Gaza
The plans were announced by Sodastream CEO Daniel Birnbaum and PepsiCo CEO Ramon Laguarta at a Globes Business Conference last week.
December 24, 2018
Celine Dion Teams Up With Tel Aviv Designers For Gender-Neutral Kids’ Garments
The Celinununu collection consists of a gender-neutral clothing line that aims to empower children to express their own individuality and creativity.
December 11, 2018
Jerusalem Is The World’s Fastest-Growing Tourist Destination In 2018
A new report by UK-based Euromonitor International shows the rate of inbound arrivals in the Holy City has grown by 38 percent.
December 09, 2018
Send In The Clowns: Israel Is Home To The World’s First Educational Clowning Initiative
Educational clowns in Israeli classrooms are the newest colorful characters in the country’s flourishing therapeutic clowning scene.
December 06, 2018
Tel Aviv Inaugurates New Bike Path Network In Bid To Become ‘Amsterdam’ Of The Middle East
Canadian-Israeli philanthropist Sylvan Adams, who brought the indoor velodrome to Tel Aviv, and the Giro d'Italia to Israel, helped finance the network, set to span 110 kilometers.
December 02, 2018
New Initiative Brings Coding Bootcamp To African Refugees In Tel Aviv
A joint initiative by the African Refugee Development Center and the Developers Institute hopes to help refugees launch tech careers.
November 29, 2018
10 Contemporary Israeli Artists To Watch In 2019
NoCamels looks at the Israeli artists making their mark with creativity and daring, curated by Art Source.
November 19, 2018
Israeli-Founded InsurTech Startup Hippo Secures $70M, Helps Clients Hit By California Wildfires
Based in Mountain View, CA, Hippo is transforming homeowners insurance with advanced tech, and has reached out to help victims of the devastating fires
November 18, 2018
Israel Sees Slow But Growing Integration Of Arab Community Into High-Tech Sector
New funding initiatives and support programs from the Israel Innovation Authority and Start-Up Nation Central seek to narrow the economic and societal gaps.
September 30, 2018
VR Tech Is Playing A Key Role In Holocaust Education And Awareness
Israeli initiatives are harnessing advanced technologies to capture the stories of survivors for Holocaust remembrance.
August 21, 2018
Israel’s Tech, Business Sectors Rally In Support Of LGBTQ Community Over Surrogacy Law
Israeli companies and local branches of multinationals such as IBM, Facebook, and Microsoft give their full backing for a nationwide strike after the Knesset voted in favor of legislation that eases surrogacy regulations but excludes gay couples.
July 22, 2018