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Israeli Automotive Company Oryx Vision Raises $50 Million

TechCrunch recently reported that the Israeli automotive technology company Oryx Vision has raised a $50 million Series B round. The funds will help Oryx to continue to develop and commercialize its innovative LiDAR tech, which
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Israeli Auto Tech VC Raises $40m

category: Automotive
Israel-based venture capital firm Maniv Mobile LP, which invests mostly in early-stage transportation technology startups, has raised more than $40 million, twice its goal, for its first fund. The fund will act as a bridge for
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Israeli Smart Car Company Autotalks Raises $30M

Globes recently reported that Israeli V2X (Vehicle to Everything) communication solutions startup Autotalks has completed a $30 million Series D financing round. The new funding round includes the company’s existing investors: Magma Venture
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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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Meet Israeli Tech @ MWC

The Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is the world’s largest Telecommunications event. Israel has become a global leader in mobile telecommunications and our National Pavilion at MWC is one of the busiest. This year we’ll
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Learn About Israel’s Fuel Choices & Smart Mobility Initiative

category: Automotive
The Israeli government has approved the National Program for Smart Mobility. The goal of the initiative is strengthening Israel’s smart mobility ecosystem and implementing solutions in the Israeli transport system.   Learn more about it and Israel’s different
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CES 2017 – Automotive related technology

CES is coming soon. Check out the Israeli technology offered to the Automotive industry and come meet us at the show @ The Israeli Pavilion at Sands Expo, Hall G, Eureka Park, Booths 51030-51045.
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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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Northwestern University Professor Receives Israel’s Top Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels for Transportation

category: Automotive, Energy
Northwestern University Chemistry professor Mercouri Kanatzidis has received the prestigious 2016 Prime Minister’s Prize for Innovation in Alternative Fuels for Transportation. The Samson Prize is the world’s largest monetary prize in alternative fuels research, totaling
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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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