May 6, 2018 | Tel Aviv is hosting three major events in agriculture and food technology this week to showcase Israeli innovations in the industry. On May 7, FoodTech IL 2018, formerly the Annual FoodTech Symposium, will bring together some 800 attendees, including entrepreneurs, investors, food industry executives and government officials for a one-day event, which will also hold a startup contest. On May 8, the annual AgriVest conference will be held at the Tel Aviv Port, hosting entrepreneurs, industry leaders, and investors to nurture opportunities for global partnerships and collaborations. May 8-10 will see the 20th International Agro Technology Exhibition & Conference, also known as AgriTech, held at the Tel Aviv Exhibitions Grounds. It is one of the world’s largest and most important conferences in the industry. This year’s AgriTech event will focus on the challenges related to agriculture in arid climates, and achievements towards enabling efficient farming.