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The Innovative Eight



Sources: Business Insider, The Times of Israel


The World Economic Forum has singled out 61 companies to feature in its annual list of The Most Innovative Companies in the World. The list showcases some of the incredible technologies shaping the future and features eight technological solutions from Israeli companies. With water solutions to cyber solutions, Israeli technology is among the very best. Here’s why:

Aqua Security

The ever increasing threat of cyber-attacks requires a capable response and Aqua Security meets the challenge. Aqua Security aims to bridge the gap between DevOps and IT security to secure container based applications with a platform that enables full visibility into container activity. Furthermore, partnering with some of the largest companies in the world in Hewlett Packard, Microsoft and salesforce means Aqua Security is already making its presence well know.


Effective maintenance management can avoid unwanted costs and downtime. Precognize offer predictive maintenance analytics for the process industry that can warn of failure weeks in advance. With the ability to cover an entire plant, Precognize enables effective maintenance management to be found in one place.


In a world of finite resources, one of the most valuable is fresh water. Water is a resource that often goes to waste due to leaks and insufficient responses. With satellite imagery and drawing on technology used to detect water on other planets, Utilis is able to identify fresh water leaks around the world down to the street location. Utilis aim to save billions of litres of fresh water around the world.


With mobile 3D imaging sensors that facilitate breast cancer screening, water leakage detection, monitoring vital signs and people tracking Vayyar are revolutionizing solutions for security and smart homes amongst many others.


As access to fresh water becomes an ever more important issue, Watergen have developed the technology to produce water from thin air. With a low cost and renewable technology, safe clean water is produced to provide a vital option in the quest to meet the needs of current and future generations.

XM Cyber

With a former Director of Mossad at its helm, XM Cyber has created a fully automated cyber security solution. Using breach and attack simulations to detect pathways to a company’s most important assets, XM cyber can effectively plan for and counter cyber-attacks.


The future with autonomous vehicles is closer every day and Innoviz are fueling progress with LiDar remote sensing solutions. The technology is a mass market solution developed by the brainpower of former members of the elite technological unit of the Israeli Defense Force.


The sustainable future of the planet depends on effective technologies and renewable energy. Amongst the most hopeful of solutions is solar power. Raycatch utilizes Artificial intelligence diagnostics and Actionable Insights to analyze data to maximize return on investment in solar.

Israeli innovation is providing critical technology and insights to solve various problems around the world and open up new possibilities. The World Economic Forum’s acknowledgement of companies around the world contributing such important solutions illustrates the value of Israel’s strength as an innovation and startup nation.