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Israel’s Sustainable Tech Is Powering Clean Innovation

At first glance, these two facts may appear unrelated – but in Israel, innovation and resourcefulness have always gone hand-in-hand. And there’s no better case study than the country’s vibrant sustainable technologies sector. The most
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COUILLARD BECOMES FIRST QUEBEC PREMIER TO VISIT ISRAEL OFFICIALLY

COUILLARD BECOMES FIRST QUEBEC PREMIER TO VISIT ISRAEL OFFICIALLY

Close to 90 representatives of Quebec’s business, as well as research and cultural, sectors, depart this week for a six-day trade mission to Israel and the West Bank, led by Premier Philippe Couillard, the first
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Inclusive innovation: learning from the start-up nation

Inclusive innovation: learning from the start-up nation

Inclusivity is a central pillar of the federal government’s Innovation Agenda. By engaging the full spectrum of Canadian society in innovative projects, government can both leverage Canada’s diversity of talent and empower marginalized populations. It
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Canada and Israel can forge new partnerships in innovation

Canada and Israel can forge new partnerships in innovation

Article is written by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston. Israel, a place steeped in religious significance and history, is known worldwide for innovation excellence. I recognize in this country a kindred spirit –
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Execs from Facebook, Google, and Microsoft explain why they use Israel for their R&D

Execs from Facebook, Google, and Microsoft explain why they use Israel for their R&D

category: Finance, Investment
Born just 68 years ago, Israel has developed a reputation as one of the world’s most innovative tech hubs. Silicon Valley multinationals in particular have cottoned on, setting up offices in the region and acquiring
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Arab-Israeli entrepreneurs paired with Ottawa startups

Arab-Israeli entrepreneurs paired with Ottawa startups

A dozen Israeli innovation firms including clean-tech, natural resources, medical device and security companies are taking part in matchmaking sessions with entrepreneurs from Ottawa and Toronto this week. The visitors come from Israel’s northern Galilee region, which
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To reach potential, tech startups should look to Israel

To reach potential, tech startups should look to Israel

Canada’s cold and long winters will never be confused with the perpetual hot and humid breeze of Israel’s Mediterranean climate, not to mention the fact that we are separated by more than 8,000 kilometres. However,
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A Decade of Innovation and Collaboration Between Israel and Ontario, Canada

A Decade of Innovation and Collaboration Between Israel and Ontario, Canada

Extending Successful Agreement to Increase Economic Growth Israel and the province of Ontario, Canada are extending a Memorandum of Understanding with another $3 million each to support collaboration projects between Israel- and Ontario-based companies. The
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Portage La Prairie, Valley Of Springs apply innovation for global goals

Portage La Prairie, Valley Of Springs apply innovation for global goals

category: Agriculture
A Sister City Agreement was signed today between the City of Portage la Prairie in Manitoba, Canada, and the Valley of Springs Regional Council in Israel. The agreement was signed simultaneously at the Embassy of
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Israeli Crowfunding Giant to Open Office in Canada

Israeli Crowfunding Giant to Open Office in Canada

category: Investment
The world’s largest equity crowdfunding platform OurCrowd is setting up shop in Toronto, lured by rock-bottom startup valuations and a technology ecosystem that is starving for investment capital. At last week’s Canadian Crowdfunding
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