The Bridge: Israel-Australia Investment Summit was coordinated and hosted by The Israel Trade Commission in November 2015. The Bridge: Israel – Australia Investment Summit is the premier event to inspire, disrupt and connect innovators and investors in Israel and Australia.
The invitation only event brought the largest ever delegation of VC’s and startups from Israel together with high-profile corporates and investors in Australia for a number of keynote addresses, panels and round-tables. High calibre keynote speakers in 2015 included Israel’s Chief Scientist Avi Hasson, Co-Founder of Pitango Investments Chemi Peres, Head of JVP Cyber Labs Nimrod Kovlovsky and Assistant Minister for Innovation, Wyatt Roy. The event also included start-up company pitches, the first ever real elevator pitching competition, and opportunities startups to demonstrate their technology and meet speakers and attendees.
It is our privilege to share with you the highlights and key addresses from The BRIDGE.
To see videos of full presentations from The BRIDGE 2015, please follow the links below:
Corporate Panel: Ajoy Mallik, ex Tata & Cognizant I Kevin Bloch, Cisco I Nimrod Kozlovski, JVP I Shannon Bell, Amdocs
Panel: Kate Mckenzie, Telstra I Professor Shy Arkin, Hebrew University I Edit Goldberg, Trendlines I Hamish Hawthorn, ATP Innovation
Panel: Kevin Bloch, Cisco I Emma Lo Russo, Digivizer I Esther Loewy, Upround Ventures I Professor Mike Briers, University of Technology Sydney
Panel: Mathew Koertge, Telstra Ventures I Renata Cooper, Forming Circles Global I Eliav Alaluf, Follow[the]Seed I Shelly Hod Moyal, iAngels
Impact Pitches –
Doron Marco, Genie I Adir Shiffman, Catapult I Ayal Steiner, OutBrain I Alison Hardacre, Healthkit
Chemi Peres, Pitango I Laura Mckenzie, Scale Investors I Tony Holt, SquarePeg I Mor Assia, iAngels
Avi Hasson, Chief Scientist I The Hon. Wyatt Roy MP, Assistant Minister for Innovation I Ziva Eger, Israel Ministry of Economy I Bill Ferris, Chair of Innovation Australia
For more details or questions about The BRIDGE 2016, please contact our office on +612 9388 0382.