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Israel Trade & Economic Office

U.S. Midwest Region

mPrest Presents to Chicago Audience on Taking Iron Dome Technology to the Market

This week, Natan Barak, President, CEO and Co-Founder of mPrest, was in Chicago to present the company and the opportunity to invest in it through OurCrowd, the world’s leading equity crowdfunding
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Jon Medved Updates Chicago Crowd on OurCrowd and Israel High Tech Investing

category: Investing
Last week, Jon Medved, Founder and CEO of OurCrowd (www.ourcrowd.com), spoke to a crowd in Chicago about Israel’s booming technology sector, and opportunities for investment.  According to Medved, even with a bright recent
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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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OurCrowd Portfolio Company EdenShield Presents Non-Toxic Insect Control

Last week, Yaniv Kitron, CEO of EdenShield, was in Chicago to present the company’s natural, non-toxic insect control system for greenhouse crops.  The technology was developed from botanical extracts of medicinal plants from
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Over 200 People Attend OurCrowd Event at 1871

category: Investing
On April 30th, Jon Medved, Founder and CEO of OurCrowd, spoke in front of an audience of over 200 at 1871 in downtown Chicago.  He discussed the Israeli start-up scene, and presented his crowdsourcing-VC company,
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OurCrowd Featured in Wall Street Journal Ahead of Stops in Chicago and Michigan

category: Investing
OurCrowd’s CEO, Jon Medved, published an opinion article in today’s Wall Street Journal, addressing new SEC rules which ease some rules on soliciting investments in the U.S.  This change allows companies like Israel based
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