DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival – Foreign Trade Administration Agenda

Dear All,

We are happy to update that this year the FTA has decided to take a more active role in the DLD festival (September 3rd -6th)     

During September 5th -6th, FTA will have a pavilion and hold a seminar where we will host short briefs about Israel’s tech ecosystem and innovation. See the agenda below:

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10:00 Harnessing AI for a better and smarter medical diagnostics


Avi Veidman, Nucleai’s CEO

Vital elements in building your successful startup


Amit Harel, hear of Innovation Tech Terminal, Deloitte

12:00 Mobility and the city –

A brief overview of the Israeli ecosystem with inputs on how new mobility concepts are changing the way we move.

Shira Rotem, Business Consultant, Head of Mobility and Smart-City sector at Rotem Strategy

ATARI- How Technology & Purpose are shaping the Future of Emerging Markets


Erez Yerushalmi, Repeat Entrepreneur. General Manager at Avante Israel

14:00 The Israeli investment market


Doron Hemo, Director of North & Latin America and the Middle East Department, Ministry of Economy and Industry

Innovation & Creativity in Latin America: How the IDB is paving the way


Luiz Ros, Chief of Innovation, Head of Digital Economy Initiative, Office of Knowledge, Innovation and Communication, Inter-American Development Bank

16:00 Commercialization and it’s connection to innovation, how do leading companies like Coca-Cola, Turner Broadcasting and Mercedes-Benz work on commercialization together with Israeli startups


Gabby Czertok, General Manager, The Builders

Joint Cocktail Event with the innovation authority,

at 16:00 – 18:00,

Hatahana (“The Station”) Complex, Building #6

In addition, we will hold a Joint Cocktail Event with the innovation authority on Thursday September 6th, 16:00-18:00, Hatahana (“The Station”) Complex, Building #6.

As you might know from previous years, most of the events in the festival are free of charge and only require registration, such as the cocktail.

We look forward to your participation at the DLD Festival and at the FTA Pavilion!