Israel Trade & Economic Office

U.S. Southern Region



“How Israel is turning part of the Negev Desert into a cyber-city” – Washington Post Article

Original Article Posting: The Washington Post By: Ellen Nakashima and William Booth May 14 BEERSHEBA, Israel — Here in the middle of the Negev Desert, a cyber-city is rising to cement Israel’s place
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U.S.-Israel Business Initiative Hosts Second Annual Meeting

December 4 – The U.S.-Israel Business Initiative hosted its Annual Meeting celebrating the 30th anniversary of the U.S.-Israel Free Trade Agreement and launched the U.S Chamber of Commerce and Manufacturers Association of Israel study: “Re-energizing
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Governor of Mississippi Brings Large Trade Delegation to Israel

    Mississippi has been a friend of Israel for many years Governor Phil Bryant from the state of Mississippi is traveling in Israel for a week with a delegation of state economic development
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ITTN will hold the Annual Israeli Tech Transfer Conference in Tel Aviv on December 10, 2015

We are delighted to announce the third annual conference of Israel’s Technology Transfer Organization (ITTN) to be held on December 10th, 2015 at the David Intercontinental hotel in Tel Aviv. The conference is a joint
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Roadshow Delegation of Top Israeli Security Companies Stops in Houston

Top Israeli Security Companies meet with High Level Security Experts from Major Corporations and Security Agencies to Facilitate Access to Israeli Expertise This luncheon was jointly hosted by our office, as part of the
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Israel to offer Startup Visa for Foreign Innovators

Ministry of Economy initiative will allow eligible entrepreneurs, tech workers to develop projects in Tel Aviv for up to five years. The Israeli Ministry of Economy (which our office is a part of) and the
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What Will It Take To Breed More Billion Dollar Israeli ‘Unicorn’ Companies?

With many Israeli startup founders racing to sell their companies, the question is: Can the Startup Nation breed ‘unicorns’ – large, multinational companies worth $1 billion or more? SEE ALSO: Top 10 Israeli Exits While
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Israel’s High Tech Industry is Booming

Israel’s technology industry is booming, and with too many Israeli high-tech companies and startups looking for too few potential employees, the battle to find the finest high-tech employees in Israel has moved up a gear.
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The Road to the November 2015 HLS Roadshow – Houston/Atlanta

This will be the initial posting in a series to follow the planned November 2015 “Roadshow” of Israeli companies to the Houston, TX and Atlanta, GA areas focusing on Homeland Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection.
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The Office of the Chief Scientist Calls for Proposals For Establishing and Operating Technological Incubators in Israel

The Technological Incubators Program of the Office of the Chief Scientist at the Ministry of Economy issues competitive Processes for establishing and operating four Technological Incubators in Israel in accordance with General’s Directive 8.3 dated
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