Agenda Tsav 8 2014

Empowering the Israeli Telecom Industry. As people. As business.
February 17, 2014   Monday  I   Cisco Campus,   32 Hamelacha st., entrance C, 2nd floor, Sapir Industrial Zone, Natanya

The 6th annual “8” Runway conference brings together diplomatic and hi-tech ambassadors from Israel and abroad to celebrate of the “Innovation culture” with a live demonstration of the Israeli hi-tech catalytic DNA: Multinational Collaborations, Multidisciplinary Innovation, Education and Togetherness.

15:30-16:00      Gathering

16:00-16:15      Greetings and Israeli hi-tech SELFI
                           Rami Kalish   Managing General Partner  & Co Founder,  Pitango Venture Capital, 
                           Co- Founder of  8 to Barcelona
                           Yael Shany, Founder of 8 to Barcelona/ HiTech Ambassadors

16:15-16:30      2014 Tech trends    David Bevilacqua, VP S. Europe, Cisco
16:30-17:15      Education, Academy & Research 
                          H.E. Kim IlsooRepublic of Korea ambassador to Israel 
                          Dr Orna Berry, Israel 1st CSO & corporate VP, EMC 
                          Prof. Yossi Matias., Godel award winner, Managing Director Israel R&D,Google
                          Dr. Eli Eisenberg , S.V.P for R&D and Training, ORT Israel
                          Hila Paz, co Founder CTO, Algomizer
                         Moderator: David Shamah, TheTimes of Israel, Newsgeek
17:15-17:35     Creative Enetgy - Israel Brand Assets
                         Yehuda Meshi Zahav- Zaka rescue teams                                                                                                     Kobi Farhi- lead singer, Orphaned Land- All is One – live performance
17:35-18:00     Coffee break

18:00-18:30     Hitech diplomacy- Innovation Nations     
                        H.E. Carl Magnus, Sweden ambassador to Israel  
                                H.E. Eamonn McKee, Ireland ambassador to Israel
                       Commander "Z"      Commander of top Tech. Intelligence unit in IDF
                               Moderator: Izhar ShayCanaan Partners                          

18:30-18:45   From the R&D Center to a Regional Creative Hub I  Erel Margalit

18:45-18:55  Economic Diplomacy I  Ministry of Foreign Affairs- briefing

18:55-19:10  Israeli HiTech in service of the country I Boaz Maoz, General Manager of Cisco Israel

19:10-19:25  Israeli hi tech brand I  live survey & Selfi

19:25-19:30  Buen Viaje I   H. E. Mr. Fernando Carderera Soler , Spain Ambassador to Israel

19:30            Cocktail Dinner