Israel Innovation Authority's Events at AI Week

Date

18/11/2019
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19/11/2019
Time:
11:30
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13:30

Time Zone

Israel
03/11/2019 - 17/11/2019

Target Audience

Target Audience

Entrepreneurs, VCs, Engineers, CEOs, R&D managers

Sector

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Automation
Tel Aviv University, 30 Haim Levanon, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel

About the Event

Join the Israel Innovation Authority's events during the International AI Week conference - taking place on Nov. 18-19 at the Tel Aviv University Campus.  Our sessions include a riveting panel moderated by the Dr. Aviv Zeevi, VP Technological Transfer Division at the Israel Innovation Authority presenting global policy experts who will discuss how different nations implement AI strategies.
Another panel moderated by Anya Eldan, VP and Head of Startup Division at the Israel Innovation Authority will discuss where AI is headed for and present Startup managers and the VC's that support them who will talk about what VCs looking for in a great AI startup and which VCs - AI-startups should look for. In addition, this session also includes a keynote address by Clemens Viernickle, CEO Merantix Automotive, Berlin.

Be sure to register via this link for a FREE entrance only to the Israel Innovation Authority's events on both dates – November 18-19!!!

Don't miss Aharon Aharon opening address at the second day of the conference on Government facilitating innovation! 

and be sure to check out the Israel Innovation Authority's STARTUP PAVILION 
at the Smolarz Auditorium on 18th and 19th. The Startup Pavilion organized by the Israel Innovation Authority, will present Israel’s thriving AI startup ecosystem, displaying some of the most pioneering, revolutionary technologies that are shaping the world of AI globally. 
You are all invited to meet and network with the companies who will have a groundbreaking impact on the AI global market including:

Agenda

November 18th - 10:10 - 11:10

Israel Innovation Authority's Panel: AI R&D in various national programs - A world review [Smolarz Auditorium]

The Israel Innovation Authority will lead a panel of government policy makers focusing on national strategies in AI who will discuss their plans for putting these strategies into action, followed by a discussion regarding regulations and cooperation.
The panel will be moderated by Dr. Aviv Zeevi, VP Technological Transfer Division at the Innovation Authority, and opening remarks will be presented by Dr. Ami Appelbaum, Chairman of the Israel Innovation Authority and Chief Scientist at the Ministry of Economy and Industry.
Participants in this panel include:

  • Irina Orssich, DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology, European Commission - focusing on strategy for International collaboration in AI 
  • Kai Fong CHNG, Managing Director of the Singapore Economic Development Board - focusing on unmet market needs in AI 
  • Bertrand Braunschweig INRIA FRANCE, Coordination du plan national de recherche en intelligence artificielle – focusing  on themes that can most benefit AI technology

The Israel Innovation Authority, will provide insights and discuss specific aspects in the AI programs they coordinate.

November 19th - 09:10 - 09:30

Opening address: Startup Nation: Government Facilitating Innovation - by Aharon Aharon, CEO Israel Innovation Authority [Smolarz Auditorium]

11:00 - 12:50

Israel Innovation Authority's Startup Session - The Business of AI [Smolarz Auditorium]

How is AI re-shaping one business sector after the other?
What are the VCs looking for in a great AI startup? 
Who are the VCs that AI companies should look for?
In this fascinating session powered by the Israel Innovation Authority, and moderated by its VP and Head of Startup Division Anya Eldan, we will hear from the investors, entrepreneurs and AI leaders about where AI innovation is headed and which startups will be shaping the future. 
This session includes a keynote speech by Clemens Viernickle, CEO Merantix Automotive, Berlin. An interactive VC-CEO fireside chats, including: Upstream Security who will discuss cyber for the automotive sector, MdClone will discuss the Health space, and Allegro will discuss AI infrastructure space, followed by live pitches by executives from DIA, Razor Labs and Shoodoo.
Therefore, this event should not be missed! 

Registration

The registration to this event is closed
Tel Aviv University, 30 Haim Levanon, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel