Israel Trade & Economic Office

U.S. Midwest Region


Edwards Agrees to Acquire Israeli Valtech

category: Life Sciences
Edwards Life Sciences, an industry leader in heart disease monitoring and critical care, agreed to acquire Valtech Cardio, an Israeli company specializing in heart valve repair. To find out more about the deal, click here.
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Tytocare Snags American Partner

category: Uncategorized
Israeli health startup Tytocare has teamed up with American telemedicine provider American Well to offer remote visits with video telehealth options. For more information on the ‘doctor’s office of the future’ read the full article 
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Israeli Companies Sweep MEDICA App Competition

Israeli companies have taken three top positions at the 2016 MEDICA health app competition in Dusseldorf. Read about these innovative leaders here!
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Deloitte Names Israel’s 2016 Technology Fast 50

category: Uncategorized
Deloitte recently released their 2016 list of their Israeli “Technology Fast 50” winners. Companies include: Magisto, AnyClip, Taboola, and Crossrider   To see the entire list, click HERE
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Israel Emerging as an Automotive Technology Hub

Israel’s leading business news source GLOBES recently published an article about how Israel is picking up speed as an automotive technology hub. Israel autonomous car startups don’t sell so quickly despite an avalanche of merger
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16th MIXiii-BIOMED: Innovation & Aging

It is our honor and pleasure to invite you to participate in the 16th MIXiii-BIOMED 2017 Conference and Exhibition, to be held May 23-25, 2017 in Tel-Aviv, Israel. Aging is the central theme of the
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Israel Signs Investment Agreement with Missouri

category: Investing
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon recently signed Missouri’s first-ever business co-investment agreement with the State of Israel. The Governor and Avi Hasson, Chief Scientist of the Ministry of Economy and Industry in Israel, signed the agreement for the Missouri Technology Corporation (MTC)
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Billionaire Betting Big on Israeli Health Startups

One of the founders of CheckPoint, Marius Nacht, is betting big on late-stage Israeli health startups and getting his own healthcare venture fund off the ground. Read the full story here.
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BIRD Energy Partnership: 5 Winners of the US/ Israel Initiative

category: Energy
BIRD Energy projects address energy challenges and opportunities of interest to both countries, while focusing on commercializing clean energy technologies that improve economic competitiveness, create jobs and support innovative companies. Information on the newest five
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How Israel Builds its Hi-Tech Start-Ups

Gordon Corera from BBC News recently wrote about how Israel’s focus on national security has helped it build a vibrant cluster of cybersecurity businesses. Many of the new companies in Israel are founded by individuals who
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