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CBInsights Overviews Israel’s Drone Industry Investments

category: Aerospace, Investing
In a recent article titled, “Drone Planet: The Most Well-Funded Private Drone Companies In One Map, CBInsights overviews international investment activity in the drone/uav/uas space. Israel is ranked third, with more than $37 million invested
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Israel Airports Authority Hired to Review Chicago Airports

category: Aerospace
The City of Chicago Department of Aviation announced on Tuesday that it has hired the Israel Airports Authority to review facilities, technologies and security protocol at Chicago airports. Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans proclaimed the agency, which
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Fast Company’s Top 10 Most Innovative Israeli Companies

You’re already using some of these everyday, and the others? You’re about to start. Fast Company’s 10 Most Innovative Israeli Companies!
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2016: Innovation in Israel Overview

The Israel Innovation Authority has published the 2016 innovation report, Overview of Israeli Innovation. It includes statistics on R&D, Global Innovation Index ratings, exits, and industry comparisons between Israel and other countries worldwide. For
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El Al and JetBlue to Launch Aviation Accelerator

category: Aerospace
Cockpit Innovation Hub, the venture capital arm of El Al Airlines, and JetBlue Technology Ventures, of JetBlue Airlines will jointly fund the new accelerator of aviation and tourism start-ups, to begin operating in late October.
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Israeli HLS Delegation Meets with Governor Pence and Leading Indiana Companies

This past Thursday, a group of nine Israeli homeland security companies visited Indianapolis. The companies met with 24 of Indiana’s leading companies, as well as six state law enforcement and homeland security agencies. Indiana Governor
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BIRD Call For Proposals – September 16 Deadline

The next opportunity to submit U.S.-Israel joint proposals to the BIRD Foundation is coming up.  Executive summaries are due September 16th, with full proposals on October 22nd, and the final decisions in December, 2014. The
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Ben Gurion University Professor Sees Nanotechnology-Related Advances Coming to IT, Medicine, and Other Fields

The following is an excerpt from an article published on TechRepublic by Brian Taylor.  To view the full article, please click here. *** Present at Dr. Golan’s Nov. 22, 2013 talk in Skokie,
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Israeli Researchers Using NASA Satellites to Track Global Smog Levels

category: Aerospace
According to United Press International, Israeli researchers have been able to track the smog levels above major cities across the globe by using three NASA satellites. Using the satellites provides
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Boeing Invests in Israeli Airline El Al

category: Aerospace, Investing
El Al Israel Airlines, Israel’s largest airline, recently announced that it has taken a loan from Chicago-based Boeing to improve its fleet. The loan is meant to finance the purchase of several new
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