‘As a looking-forward city, we need to connect with the most forward-looking country, and that’s Israel,’ says Vaughan city councillor.
Winners of competitions in 12 countries get a close encounter with Israel’s renowned startup culture in Tel Aviv.
Our inaugural Journey to Israel trip presented the startup nation in a whole new light focused on innovation in every sector of society.
‘Everybody understands that you buy Swiss watches from Switzerland and information security from Israel,’ says CyberArk CEO.
‘Everything we’ve seen — a tremendous variety of people and ideas — reinforced how creative, and willing to try anythingת Israelis are.’
Americans turn to hot new Israeli crowd-sourcing fashion platform for DIY Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry costumes.
Growing partnerships abound in manufacturing, telecom, agriculture, biotech, alternative energy and even in academia and the arts.
Going to the doctor? No need to keep a binder filled with test results and medical records. A new Israeli-made app puts all that on a tablet.
Israel’s NowForce application can turn a dozen or more smartphones into an emergency response fleet.
‘We want to be the content discovery application tool for social media. This is something that hasn’t been discovered yet,’ says Israeli cofounder.