“Massive Growth” of Alt Protein Field in Israel as Total Investment Increases 8X Since 2018

From: Vegeconomist – May 3 According to a new GFI Israel study, the total investment in companies developing alt proteins in Israel has increased eightfold across the plant-based, cell-cultured and fermentation fields. The total of all investments in 2020 was almost three times higher than the previous year, with 154% annual growth (YOY). As global investments inContinue reading ““Massive Growth” of Alt Protein Field in Israel as Total Investment Increases 8X Since 2018”

Israeli Company Chunk Foods Raises $2M to Develop Whole Cut Alt-Meat Products

Israeli startup Chunk Foods has raised $2M in a pre-seed funding round led by venture fund Stray Dog Capital. The startup uses fermentation technology to produce whole-muscle meat alternatives. While there now exists a large number of alt-meat producers, the focus tends to be on alternatives to processed meat, such as burgers, meatballs, and nuggets. Making whole cutsContinue reading “Israeli Company Chunk Foods Raises $2M to Develop Whole Cut Alt-Meat Products”

Israel Rolls Out Covid-19 Passport Program to Children, Who Can’t Yet Be Vaccinated

Move comes as U.S. and other countries turn their attention to reopening child-centric businesses TEL AVIV—Israel has extended its Covid-19 vaccine passport system to children who aren’t yet eligible to be inoculated, allowing them to visit cinemas, restaurants and other entertainment businesses as it continues to reopen its economy. Under the program, children with negativeContinue reading “Israel Rolls Out Covid-19 Passport Program to Children, Who Can’t Yet Be Vaccinated”

E-commerce Fraud Detection & Prevention

The increased digitization of global commerce and banking globally — with the expansion of cross-border ecommerce and the adoption mobile banking in the past decade — presents a juicy target for organized criminal groups who only need an Internet connection to make easy money. Financial fraud prevention is a big business, with the market expectedContinue reading “E-commerce Fraud Detection & Prevention”

Electric cars – The Automotive Ecosystem in Israel

Global car sales experienced an unprecedented drop. Despite gradual recovery over the course of the year, early market data suggests that global car sales contracted in 2020 by an estimated 14% year-on-year, mirroring closely the drop in global car sales in 2020 was significantly larger comparatively. Ford said during his keynote speech. “It sparks innovation.”Continue reading “Electric cars – The Automotive Ecosystem in Israel”

Meet Virtual Reality, Your New Physical Therapist

While use of the gaming technology for improving physical ailments is still in the early stages, it shows promise — and it’s fun. This article is part of our new series on the Future of Health Care, which examines changes in the medical field. Four years ago, Michael Heinrich was riding his motorcycle on the UniversityContinue reading “Meet Virtual Reality, Your New Physical Therapist”

85 Israeli companies will present breakthrough technologies in the field of medical device and digital health to Global healthcare industry leaders at MEDinISRAEL 2021

The 6th Biennial MEDinISRAEL Conference and Exhibition, Israel’s leading medical device and digital health event will be held virtually on April 20-21, 2021. The event will feature Israel’s leading medical device and digital health companies and host healthcare community members and experts from around the globe. The conference will address the issues of the digital future ofContinue reading “85 Israeli companies will present breakthrough technologies in the field of medical device and digital health to Global healthcare industry leaders at MEDinISRAEL 2021”

Quantum Computing in Israel

Quantum Computing is currently one of the most sought after technologies across the world. Israel being one of the most technologically advanced nations, has much to offer in this front. Earlier this year it was announced that Israel is to invest about $60 Million in order to build its first Super computer. This project isContinue reading “Quantum Computing in Israel”

Vaccine Rollout Comparison: Israel and Australia

The Australian government has fallen behind on its Covid-19 vaccination rollout timeline only a little more than two weeks into the nationwide program. According to Australia’s Chief Medical Officer the overall timeline objectives remain and is designed to enable every Australian adult who is seeking the jab, get vaccinated by the end of October. Comparatively,Continue reading “Vaccine Rollout Comparison: Israel and Australia”