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The Future of Cities is Smart Thanks to Israeli Innovation (Electronic, IT & Communication, Latest News Israel, Security & Safety, Top Stories)

Thursday, February 27th, 2020

On the path to a more sustainable and seamlessly connected world, technology experts, entrepreneurs and local governments alike are seeking innovative solutions to tackle the most pressing issues facing urban areas – from congestion and pollution to waste management and recycling. Smart cities, which utilize the Internet of Things (IoT), big data and artificial intelligence, […]

Israel’s High-Tech Exits Surged 800% in 2010s

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

The 2010s marked a historic decade for the Israeli economy, with exports soaring 160% amid expanding international trade and the Start-Up Nation cementing its global leadership as an innovator in cybersecurity, automotive technology, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things, and more. As a new IVC-Meitar report shows, the past decade also saw an impressive surge […]

Why Israeli Travel Technology is Going Places

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Tourism is one of Israel’s biggest industries, drawing millions of visitors and generating billions of dollars per year. But besides being a world-class travel destination, the Start-Up Nation is also a global leader in travel technology. Israel is home to over 300 startups in the travel sector, and also draws continued investment from international industry […]

Israel’s Homeland Security Technologies Are Making the Public Safer Worldwide

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Since its inception, security has been a top priority for the state of Israel. With a more than 70-year track record of developing innovative security solutions, as well as a vibrant tech ecosystem, it’s hardly surprising that Israel boasts a Homeland Security (HLS) industry of exceptional competence, quality and innovative output. Israel is home to […]

Israeli Exports Experienced a Record Decade of Growth

Friday, January 3rd, 2020

At the Foreign Trade Administration in the Israel Ministry of Economy and Industry, we find it only fitting to ring in the new decade by looking back on the past ten years of incredible accomplishments for the Israeli economy. Since 2009, Israel signed, negotiated and updated seven new free trade agreements (with countries such as […]

Israel’s R&D Prowess Is Fueling Pharmaceutical Innovation (Latest News Israel, Life Science, Top Stories)

Friday, December 13th, 2019

With 1,500 active life sciences companies and a vibrant research and innovation ecosystem, it’s hardly surprising that Israel is at the center of some of the most important developments in health and medical technology. That holds true in burgeoning fields like digital health and AI-driven medicine, and it’s no less true for an established industry […]

Why Israeli EdTech Continues Ranking Best in Class (Education, Latest News Israel, News, Top Stories)

Monday, December 9th, 2019

The Startup Nation is not only known for its strength in high tech, but also its world-renowned academic institutions. From the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv University to the Technion and the Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel’s educational institutions are developing Israel’s human capital and employing some of the globe’s top academic minds– […]

NRF 2020 Will Showcase Leading Israeli Retail Tech Innovators (Electronic, IT & Communication, Latest News Israel, Top Stories)

Monday, December 2nd, 2019

Brick-and-mortar may still account for 90 percent of retail sales in markets like the United States, but the growing popularity of eCommerce, the expectation of seamless customer experiences, and the need for brands to optimize their revenues have retailers of all stripes scrambling to leverage cutting-edge digital solutions. This has proven a boon for Israel’s […]

Israel’s CES 2020 Pavilion Will Showcase 22 Innovative Start-Ups (Games, Stationery & Gifts, IT & Communication, Latest News Israel, Top Stories, Upcoming Events, Upcoming Exhibitions)

Friday, November 29th, 2019

Still going strong after more than half a century, the annual CES convention has been celebrating and showcasing the latest consumer electronics innovations since the industry’s earliest days. Since 1967, the convention has expanded its mandate beyond strictly consumer electronics, and now attracts entrepreneurs, executives, thought leaders and journalists from every aspect of tech and […]

How Israel Is Driving Innovation in Consumer Goods Technology (Cosmetics & Toiletries, Fashion & Textiles, Latest News Israel, Top Stories)

Friday, November 22nd, 2019

Technology is sparking innovation across all walks of life and the consumer goods sector is no exception. From health and beauty, to food, to ecommerce, cutting-edge technology is enhancing products and bringing greater convenience and efficiency to consumers’ lives. The consumer packaged goods industry is harnessing IT to create direct relationships with consumers, manage demand-driven […]