(Formerly the Office of the Chief Scientist and MATIMOP)

Merage Leadership Program for Life Sciences Executives in California

October 19-31, 2014 - Irvine California



MATIMOP is happy to bring to your attention the opportunity to participate in the Merage Leadership Program for Life Sciences Executives in California:

About the Merage Institute

The Merage Institute is committed to promoting trade as a vehicle to economic growth between Israel and the United States. Faculty members in all of the Institute’s leadership programs include professors from some of the finest business schools in America. Other faculty members are highly respected CEOs and leading practitioners. The Institute also features an innovative business development component beginning with introductions to relevant U.S. entrepreneurs who may be interested in cooperating with value-adding Israeli businesses.

October 2014 Leadership Seminar for Life Sciences Executives

The two-week program takes place in Irvine, California on October 19- 31 2014.

The Leadership Program for Life Sciences Executives focuses on enhancing you and your company’s ability to operate in the United States and to succeed in the global marketplace.

The program provides highly effective approaches to successful marketing, negotiation techniques,applied networking and sales strategies, finance, and legal and procurement issues for Israeli entrepreneurs operating in the U.S. market. Faculty members include some of the most effective U.S. entrepreneurs
as well as experts from leading U.S. business schools.

Who can apply?

Executives at Israeli startup companies from Life Sciences-related industries, which are at least at first stage of commercialization. Both the applicants and the company they represent must demonstrate a clear capacity and commitment to develop and implement strategies to successfully penetrate U.S. markets.

For participants from companies who are selected, the Institute covers all non-incidental costs of attending the program (food, lodging, etc.), except for transportation.

Applicants must be citizens of Israel and speak English fluently.


Early bird registrations: Applications for the October 2014 Leadership Program for Life Sciences Executives must be submitted not later than close of business September 9, 2014.

Apply by sending your CV, Company profile and link to its website (all are a must) to Yael Sverdloff ,Coordinator of Merage Leadership Program ,to the following email address: yael@yaelsverdloff.co.il

or by filling the Application Form which can be found in the following link:


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