European Innovation Day (EID) Conference

Created and organized by Mind the Bridge, EID (European Innovation Day) is the Digital Europe Conference in Tel Aviv.

An action-oriented day bringing together the best of European and Israeli technology, policy, and innovation. Scheduled on May 3rd, EID is the central event of Startup Europe comes to Israel (SEC2IL), an invitation-only 3 day program of events, meetings, workshops, and receptions in Israel that brings together a selected group of EU industry leaders.

Participants

Participants-SEC2IL_0038_Dov-Moran

Dov Moran
Managing Partner,
Grove Ventures
and Inventor of USB stick

Participants-SEC2IL_0030_Anya Eldan

Anya Eldan,
Vice President,
Israel Innovation Authority

Participants-SEC2IL_0001_Yanai Oron

Yanai Oron
General Partner,
Vertex Ventures

Participants-SEC2IL_0007_Natalie Refuah

Natalie Refuah
Partner,
Viola Growth

Participants-SEC2IL_0016_Inbal Arieli

Inbal Arieli
Serial Entrepreneur,
Israeli TechInfluencer

Participants-SEC2IL_0024_Eyal Miller

Eyal Miller
Managing Director/GM,
Samsung NEXT

Orna Berry
Former VP and GM of R&D Dell EMC, Israel

Participants-SEC2IL_0032_Eze-Vidra

Eze Vidra
Investor, Former Partner,
Google Ventures

Participants-SEC2IL_0009_Mickey Steiner

Mickey Steiner
Managing Partner,
Innogy Israel

Participants-SEC2IL_Doron-Myersdorf

Doron Myersdorf
CEO, StoreDot

Participants-SEC2IL_0019_Hagai Zyss

Hagai Zyss
CEO,
Autotalks

Participants-SEC2IL_0018_Haim Piratinskiy

Haim Piratinskiy
Partner,
Siemens Dynamo

Agenda

09:15 AM
INTRO
Welcome

Marco Marinucci, CEO, Mind the Bridge
Alberto Onetti, Chairman, Mind the Bridge

09:25 AM
INTRO
Welcome

Ambassador Emanuele Giaufret, Head of Delegation of European Union to the State of Israel

09:30 AM
KEYNOTE
Israel – Creation and Sustainability of Its Innovation Ecosystem

Anya Eldan, GM, Israeli Innovation Authority
Robert Denda, Head of Network Technology and Innovation, Enel Global Infrastructure and Networks

09:50 AM
KEYNOTE
Entrepreneurship in the Israeli Ecosystem

Dov Moran, Inventor of the USB stick and Managing Partner, Grove Ventures

10:20 AM
DATA
European Corporate Innovation Outposts in Israel – Who’s Who? (Report Launch)

Alberto Onetti, Chairman, Mind the Bridge

10:30 AM
PANEL
Innovation Outposts in Israel

Jimmy Massatschi, Sr Business Development Manager, Deutsche Telekom Israel
Eran Levy, General Manager, Enel Innovation Hub Israel
Mickey Steiner, Managing Partner, Innogy Israel
Haim Piratinskiy, Partner, Siemens Dynamo
David Abraham, Head of Regional Technology Office, Robert Bosch
Marco Marinucci, (moderator), CEO, Mind the Bridge

11:00 AM
BREAK
COFFEE BREAK
11:15 AM
PANEL
The Israeli Approach to Startup Investments
(VC Panel)

Yanai Oron
, General Partner, Vertex Ventures
Natalie Refuah, Partner, Viola Growth
Yair Snir, Dell Technologies Capital
Eyal Miller, Managing Director/GM, Samsung NEXT
Eze Vidra (moderator), Investor, Former Partner in Google Ventures

11:45 AM
PANEL
Trends: Is It Getting Hot?
(Startup Panel)

Gil Litichever, Co-Founder & CTO, Arilou
Johnathan (Yoni) Heilbronn, CMO, Argus  
Hagai Zyss, CEO, Autotalks
Yoram Berholtz, Director Business Development, Argus
Yael Rivkind, Director of partnerships, Otonomo
Ilan Shaari,Vice President for Business Development, Valens Semiconductor
Rebekka Hye-Knudsen* (moderator), Partner, Dentons

12:10 AM
KEYNOTE
From Special Forces to the Board Room

Inbal Arieli, Serial Entrepreneur, Israeli Tech Influencer

 12:30 AM
RECESS
Policy Closing Remarks

European Commission
European Parliament

 12:34 AM
 RECESS
See You Next Year!

Marco Marinucci, CEO, Mind the Bridge
Alberto Onetti, Chairman, Mind the Bridge