EcoMotion 2019 Spotlights Israel’s Turbocharged Automotive Sector

Lacking a single auto manufacturing plant, Israel may appear to be an unlikely hub for automotive innovation. But with thriving smart transportation and auto-tech ecosystems, the Startup Nation is nevertheless disrupting the automotive industry with
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Tech for Good: How Israeli Innovation Is Improving the World

Israel’s ingenuity and unyielding pursuit of innovation have made the nation an international high-tech hub, catapulting the country to global leadership in diverse sectors like cybersecurity, digital health, drone technology, and mobility. But Israel’s vibrant
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How Israel Is Leading Big Breakthroughs in 3D Printing

The Economist has dubbed 3D printing the “third industrial revolution,” given the breakthroughs that the technology will enable – in manufacturing, construction, medicine, nutrition, and many other fields. While 3D printing dates originally to
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How Israel Is Jump-Starting Cleantech Innovation

Even before Israel achieved statehood 70 years ago, the country’s pioneers harnessed their fierce determination, forward thinking, and more than a little chutzpah to overcome the challenges posed by the land’s limited natural resources. Just
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How Israel Became an Advanced Manufacturing Powerhouse

To many minds, the thought of manufacturing conjures up images of a world in which heavy industry dominated national economies, before the latest technological revolution disrupted everything. Since the Industrial Revolution, however, manufacturing and technology
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How Israel Is Pioneering Cybersecurity Solutions for Critical Infrastructure

It is no secret that mounting cybersecurity threats jeopardize the security of nations’ critical infrastructure systems – from power plants to water reservoirs to our railway systems and beyond – with potentially dire consequences for
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Altech Netstar and Mobileye drive road safety

Altech Netstar and Mobileye, an Intel Company, have joined forces in South Africa to include the integration of Mobileye’s vision-based Advanced Driver Assist System (ADAS) into Altech’s digital product portfolio. Read the full article
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Daimler launches Tel Aviv hub for auto technologies

TEL AVIV (Reuters) – Daimler opened on Thursday a Mercedes-Benz research and development center in Tel Aviv, one of a growing number of multinational firms seeking to tap into Israel’s auto technology expertise as the
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Hyundai to set up Israel smart car R&D center

Hyundai’s Youngcho Chi said the center will open in 2018 and would focus on energy, smart cities, artificial intelligence, smart transportation and robotics. Korean giant Hyundai Motors is becoming the latest of several major international
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Via Raises $250M In Round Led By Daimler

September 4, 2017 | Israeli mobile taxi-hailing service Via has raised $250 million in a financing round led by car manufacturer Daimler, which brings its total equity to $387 million. Founded in 2012 by
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