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California-Israel Business Summit: October 22-23 2014

Seeking innovative companies in Big Data, Cloud, Cyber Security, FinTech, Health IT, Internet of Things, and New Media - Application Deadline: August 1, 2014

 

 

Call for Companies

California Israel International Business Summit

October 22nd- 23rd, 2014

 

   Innovative Israeli Startup?

 We Want You! 

 

The California - Israel International Business Summit is a prestigious inaugural conference connecting Big Data, Cloud, Cyber Security, FinTech, Health IT, Internet of Things, Mobile, New Media, innovative companies, corporations and investors. The summit includes showcases by Israeli startups, broad panels, fireside chats, one-on-one meetings and a VIP Cocktail Reception. Among the confirmed speakers: CEOs, CTOs and other executives from Accenture, Box, Disney, ETRI, Facebook, HP, Intuit, Microsoft, Netflix, Oracle, OurCrowd, PayPal, Pixar, Prana Studios, Qualcomm, RBC, SVB, Technicolor, UnitedHealth, and  Wells Fargo.  Also participating leading VCs including Accel Ventures, Alon Ventures, Blumberg Capital, Canaan Partners, Carmel Ventures, Glilot Capital Partners, NEA, Orens Capital, Rhodium, SAP Ventures, U.S. Venture Partners and YL Ventures. The summit is organized by the California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC)  in cooperation with the Israeli Economic Mission to the West Coast and the Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest. 

We are seeking innovative companies that focus on Big Data, Cloud, Cyber Security, FinTech, Health IT, Internet of Things, and New Media.

 

Application deadline: Aug 01, 2014*. Companies will be selected by the CICC committees.

* We have extended our deadline following recent events in Israel .

We are seeking innovative companies that focus on Big Data, Cloud, Cyber Security, FinTech, Health IT, Internet of Things, and New Media.

Selected companies will enjoy exclusive package and benefits: 

 

  • Three (3) full conference passes
  • Onsite visits to leading Silicon Valley companies 
  • Opportunity for early stage companies to present "Elevator Pitch" (beta stage or later is required)
  • Panel speaking and fireside chat opportunities for later stage companies with proven market adoption and established user base, proven business model with potential positive gross margins
  • Product demo table at the conference floor
  • Participation at Startup competition
  • Company profile in the summit book and CICC mobile app
  • Recognition in all event-related marketing materials including website, promotional emails and signage
  • VIP Cocktail Reception attended by CEOs, VCs and industry leaders
  • Mentorship Program
  • Networking Opportunities

 

Dates :   Summit and company presentation - Oct 22nd, 2014

      Visit to Silicon Valley corporates - Oct 23rd, 2014


Summit Location
: Microsoft Campus, Mountain View, California

 

Selection Timeline :  

Aug 01st - Application and company's executive summary due to CICC
Aug 04th - Selection committees consider applications
Aug 15th - Notification of acceptance issued to companies
Aug 22th - Summit payment due for selected companies

 

Cost :   Presenting company package - CICC members only: $1,200

           Presenting company package - non members: $1,800

 

For further questions please contact us

 

 Register Here

 

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*The recently signed California - Israel MOU for collaboration in industrial R&D and innovation, provides a NEW risk sharing opportunity for Israeli & CA based companies collaborating in joint R&D and commercialization projects. Under this new parallel funding partnership program, Israeli companies may be eligible receive funding from the Office of the Chief Scientist in the Israeli Ministry of Economy and CA companies or industrial research institutions may either utilize existing state/federal grants or participate in the bilateral projects on a self-funding basis.  Within this framework, the Israeli OCS, through MATIMOP, provides scouting services and helps CA companies to identify relevant Israeli partners for joint projects.

This service is provided free of charge-for more information, click here