Israel’s Machine Intelligence Startup Landscape 2017

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In previous posts, VC Cafe covered promising Machine Intelligence startups in Israel, emerging clusters for Machine Intelligence around the world and the speed at which they are getting funded and. Artificial Intelligence Startup Nation Uncategorized AI artificial intelligence computer vision elon musk funding Israel Landscape Machine Intelligence Machine Learning Startup nation VC

UK and Israel – Growth through Partnership (Guest Post)

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Britain and Israel are inextricably linked by a profound and intimate history. In truth, the idea of growth through partnerships is nothing new to the State of Israel. With limited natural resources, Israel quickly turned to the potential of its human resource.

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Israel & Japan: Konnichi Wa to Collaboration, Sayonara to Stagnation

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Japan is the world’s #3 economy…but not for Israel. In September, NEC becomes the first Japanese multinational to launch an R&D Center in Israel, focusing on cyber security. A series of high profile business delegations to Israel ensued in 2016.

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30 Machine Intelligence Startups to Watch in Israel

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Noteworthy Machine Intelligence startups in Israel ?? There’s been a proliferation of Machine Intelligence companies in Israel. Below are 30 Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) startups to watch in Israel (Part 1).

Invest in Israel Newsletter – June 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here. eBay Incubator Israel Invest in Israel Alma lasers Binpress ebay Israel incubator Qualcomm israel TAU tech fund

HTIA 2012 – The Current VC Vibe in Israel

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We’ve seen some pretty good years recently, with VC funding in Israel reaching an all-time high in 2011 at a record $2.2 Israel Israeli Chief Scientist Israeli Economy Israeli High Tech Chief scientist Israel Israel VC Venture Capital in IsraelOn a macro level, VC funding for the most part hasn’t really changed. billion. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Lessons and Impressions from Israel

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During the Israel-Gaza Conflict last summer, something interesting happened on my social media feeds. Certain friends began consistently sharing articles in support of Israel. Floating in the dead sea, one of the tourist highlights of a week in Israel. Israel, then, is David.

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Invest in Israel Newsletter – August 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. ibm Invest in Israel ivc ivc online MIT Trusteer VentureBurn apple Israel venture capital

Can Israel Win Over China?

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A few weeks ago I wrote a post about the Israel-China investment future. When invited by Sino-Israel Global Network & Academic Leadership (SIGNAL) to sit at a roundtable on Israel’s China policy, I frankly didn’t really know what to expect. Israel comes in second place.

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Invest in Israel Newsletter – June 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here. Cisco Google Invest in Israel Waze elbit fireeye Israel venture capital israeli startup lockheed-martin makerbot Stratasys teleflex VC

Invest in Israel Newsletter January 2011 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. ISRAEL 2010 GDP GROWTH WELL ABOVE OECD AVERAGE.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – October 2012 Edition

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Invest in Israel Newsletter – August 2012 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Water Tech in Israel

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I embarked on a 30 day blogging challenge to restore my passion for writing (more about it here ) Please sign up to my newsletter to receive the latest updates. This was day fourteen. There is no. This is a content summary only. Click on the post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the website and more! Water Tech agtech clean tech deep learning israeli startup water Water tech

IVC Report: The most active VC Funds in Israel in 2012

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A new report by IVC Research center, ranks the most active VC funds in Israel according to their first money investments. In total, 90 VC funds in Israel made first investments in Israeli startups, but only 19 [.]. [[ This is a content summary only.

Thank you Israel for welcoming our British startup (Guest post)

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And without sounding too schmaltzy, we’re grateful for the wisdom of many of the Israel ‘advocates’ in the UK who helped make our dreams of traveling with our company a reality. We learnt quickly that the Israel tech scene is a melting pot of emigration & assimilation.

What’s Next For China-Israel Investments?

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The story that runs in Israel every few weeks now is “The Chinese are coming” — and it comes in a few different contexts. What people in Israel forgot is that the majority of Tnuva stocks was sold in 2008 to Apax Partners , which is a British fund active in Israel since 1984.

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Invest in Israel Newsletter October 2011 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – August 2012 Edition

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Insights from Gov. Rick Perry’s Visit to Israel

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By ALAN WEINKRANTZ Special Contributor to Silicon Hills News I have been traveling back and forth to Israel for just about twenty years. Rick Perry’s Visit to Israel appeared first on SiliconHills. Rick Perry Israel Most of what I worked on with my Israeli clients has been focused on platform technologies such as the commercialization of VoIP, the rise of computer security, the birth of rapid prototyping […] The post Insights from Gov.

The Inside Story of Israel's Most Successful Venture Capital Investment

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Four strategies helped this Jerusalem-based investor make Israel's highest return startup bet. Venture capital is a risky business. Can these strategies help your company? Strategy

Invest in Israel Newsletter – May 2012 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Invest in Israel Newsletter: July 2011 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. FDI IN ISRAEL IN JUNE RISES ABOVE MONTHLY AVERAGE.

Invest In Israel Newsletter – January 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here. [[ This is a content summary only. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here. GE Innovation Barometer GroupShot Intucell Invest in Israel Israel PWC Any.do

Invest in Israel Newsletter – April 2012 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – February 2012

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Saul Klein Gets Appointed to UK Tech Envoy to Israel

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UK's Prime Minister David Cameron has announced the appointment of Saul Klein to UK Tech Envoy to Israel. Mr Klein will promote the growing UK-Israel tech partnership between the two countries, [[ This is a content summary only. saul klein UK Israel Tech Hub

Invest in Israel Newsletter December 2011

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – September 2012 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful. [[ This is a content summary only. Invest in Israel Israel

Invest in Israel Newsletter January 2012

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Invest in Israel – May 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here. Invest in Israel iOnRoad Waze

Invest in Israel Newsletter June 2011 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. FITCH AFFIRMS ISRAEL AT “A” (OUTLOOK STABLE).

Invest in Israel Newsletter – July 2013 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor, which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. apple Boxee intel Invest in Israel Omek Interactive samsung Samsung Ventures ScaleIO adap tv AOL EMC Israeli startups lockheed-martin omek interactive Philips Healthcare Samsung ScaeleIO Scivac

Invest in Israel Newsletter – June 2012 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here. This is Facebook’s second acquisition in Israel, following the acquisition of Snaptu for $70m in March 2011. Cleveland, Ohio-based Primus Capital has recently acquired Israel’s AOD for $90m.

Most Active VC Funds in Israel 2010

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With six first investment deals Evergreen Venture Partners was the most active VC fund in Israel in 2010, according to the latest IVC Research Center report. The second place was shared by Battery Ventures Israel and Pontifax, with five investments each. Sequoia Israel.

Innovate Israel Conference Brings 28 Israeli startups to London

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Innovate Israel 2012 aims to connect Israeli web, mobile & digital entrepreneurs & businesses with their UK & European counterparts. – get your free ticket while they last: Israel and UK Digital Drinks.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – March 2012

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Telco R&D Centers in Israel Scorecard

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Next month, one of the leading European operators is expected to announce a dedicated, Israel-focused venture capital fund. While there is no one-size-fits-all approach to innovation clusters, some telcos are getting a better ROI from Israel than others. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Invest in Israel Newsletter February 2011 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. Israel’s economy grew 7.8% in the fourth quarter of 2010, the fastest pace in four years, and well beyond the Bank of Israel’s predictions of between 4.3 ISRAEL SETS FAVOURABLE FISCAL POLICY ENCOURAGING GAS EXPLORATION.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – January 2014

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

Invest in Israel Newsletter May 2011 Edition

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. Israel’s economy grew 4.7% In April, the Bank of Israel raised its 2011 growth forecast to 4.5% IMD RANKS ISRAEL 17TH MOST COMPETITIVE ECONOMY IN 2011. Israel was also ranked 17th in 2010.

Invest in Israel Newsletter – February 2012

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As every month, VC Cafe is re-posting the “Invest in Israel” Newsletter, published by the investment promotion center of Israel’s Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor , which offers many helpful tools for prospecting investors. For the Invest in Israel archive, click here.

FT Covers Israel The Startup Nation – Sep 1 2011

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A big spread on Israeli startups and Venture Capital by Tobias Buck was published in the FT this morning , showcases what made Israel the startup nation, and what are the challenges ahead. In the first half of 2011, over $1 billion of VC funding was raised in Israel (according to IVC).