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Israeli Water Companies Introduced to City of Akron


Last week, four Israeli water companies met with a wide range of companies in the city of Akron at the Akron Global Water Alliance Launch event.  The four companies were: AGM

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Israeli Company from Recent Cyber Security Delegation Featured on Ynet

ThetaRay, the innovative Israeli Cyber Security company that participated in this past September’s Cyber Security Delegation, has been featured on Ynet News.   Click HERE to read the article.   ThetaRay protects against unknown cyber,

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Israeli Companies Have Busy Week at AdvaMed

Last week, a group of Israeli medical technology companies spent the week in Chicago at AdvaMed, The MedTech Conference, meeting with investors and strategic partners in a variety of medical specialties.  Israel Shamay, Executive Director,

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Four Israeli Company Selected to Present at AdvaMed 2014

Four Israeli companies, Laminate Medical, Lev El Diagnostics, Resorbium and Vectorious, have been selected to present in front of medical professionals, investors and executives from major medical device companies at the annual AdvaMed MedTech Conference,

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Successful IPO for ReWalk, Israeli Company Allowing Paraplegics to Walk Again

ReWalk, the Israeli company founded in 2001 to develop an exoskeleton unit to allow paraplegics to walk, has raised over $36 million following its IPO earlier this month on the NASDAQ. ReWalk’s technology is the

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Israeli Water Experts Visit Midwest, Meet with Cross Section of Industry Professionals


Under the auspices of the Consulate General of Israel to the Midwest and the Government of Israel Economic Mission to the Midwest, two high level water experts from Israel, Michael (Miki) Zaide, Director of Strategic

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Cyber Security Delegation Recap – Over 100 Meetings in Two Days

Cyber Security Delegation Recap - Over 100 Meetings in Two Days

This past Monday and Tuesday, we hosted a delegation of 13 of Israel’s leading Cyber Security companies. Chicago was the first stop on a visit organized by the Government of Israel Economic Mission, the America

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Walgreens to take over Alliance Boots


The Chicago based drugstore chain Walgreens will buy the remaining 55% shares of Alliance Boots, as the company announced. After the acquisition of already 45% of the European pharmaceutical wholesaler Alliance Boots two years ago, Walgreens

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The Israeli Delegation to IBC 2014

Over the last few years Israel’s New Media industry has developed rapidly, positioning Israel as a vital player in the digital world. Israel’s New Media sector has more than 1,000 new media companies and many

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Tel Aviv and Israel Serve as Model for Chicago

In a front page article of the Sunday Tribune (September 7, 2014), Chicago Tribune reporter Kathy Bergen details how global cities, like Chicago, can look to Tel Aviv and Israel as a model for how

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