We are thrilled to present to you our exclusive Study Tour to Israel, an unforgettable five-day expedition that will immerse you in the forefront of cutting-edge advancements, groundbreaking research, and pioneering ideas.
In April 2024, you will have the unique opportunity to witness firsthand the magic of Israel's innovation ecosystem. Our carefully crafted itinerary will take you on an inspiring odyssey, visiting the most renowned innovation labs, top university innovation centers, leading fintechs, military technology giants, and security technology companies that have revolutionized industries worldwide.
During this exhilarating journey, you will meet with visionaries, game-changers, and trailblazers who are transforming the world with their groundbreaking inventions. Meet with investors, venture capitalists, and industry experts who play a pivotal role in fostering the vibrant startup culture that makes Israel a global innovation hub.
Delve into the secrets behind Israel's exceptional success in research and development, as we explore the nation's unparalleled commitment to pushing the boundaries of science and technology. Whether you are a top banker, an aspiring entrepreneur, a curious technophile, or a business leader seeking insights, this tour promises to ignite your passion for innovation and leave you with an indelible impression of Israel's remarkable achievements. We keep the tour size to a maximum of 30 to facilitate maximum interactions with the leaders we will meet at the sites as well as with each other.
Be prepared to witness the very birthplace of groundbreaking ideas that are shaping our future. Experience a nation where imagination knows no bounds, and creativity is woven into the very fabric of society.
Reserve your spot now for the Study Tour to Israel in April 2024, and be part of an adventure that will change the way you perceive innovation forever. Unleash your potential, broaden your horizons, and forge connections that will propel you towards greatness. Don't miss this unparalleled opportunity to experience the essence of innovation - book your seat today!
Latest trends in AI, ML, NLP and automation technologies
Financial institutions’ innovation labs
Meeting with industry players in cryptocurrencies, blockchain and DeFi
Connecting with disruptors, fintechs, unicorns, start-ups and accelerators
Briefing by leading VCs and private equity firms
Case studies from leading tech giants in Silicon Valley
Briefing by the hosts of the tour about the program, site visits and key trends that will be discussed throughout the innovation tour
Start-Up Nation Central: We will get a briefing from the organization that connects global businesses with Israel's vibrant startup ecosystem, providing a deep understanding of the country's entrepreneurial culture.
Tel Aviv University Innovation Center: Explore one of Israel's top universities and their cutting-edge innovation center, with groundbreaking research and projects led by talented students and professors
Weizmann Institute of Science: Discover the renowned research institution that has made significant contributions to various scientific fields, including physics, chemistry, and biotechnology.
Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Technological Units: Gain insights into Israel's military technology prowess by visiting IDF units that develop cutting-edge defense technologies.
Mobileye: Discover the autonomous driving revolution at Mobileye, a global leader in advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous vehicle technology.
The Technion - Israel Institute of Technology: Tour Israel's oldest university and explore their groundbreaking research initiatives and innovation centers
Google Campus Tel Aviv: Experience the dynamic startup culture at Google's Campus in Tel Aviv, a thriving hub for entrepreneurs and tech enthusiasts.
Intel Development Center: Get a glimpse of Intel's innovation center in Haifa, which is a major research and development hub for the company.
Venture Capital Firms: Engage with top venture capital firms and investors in Israel, understanding the criteria they use to support and nurture startups.
Hadasit Bio-Holdings: Explore the world of biotechnology and healthcare innovations at Hadasit, a company that bridges the gap between academia and the market
Israeli Space Industry: Discover the growing space industry in Israel and the technological advancements made in satellite technology and space exploration.
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems: Visit one of Israel's leading defense technology companies, renowned for its innovative military solutions
Payoneer: A leading global payment platform that enables businesses to send and receive cross-border payments efficiently.
Lemonade: An innovative insurance company that uses artificial intelligence and behavioral economics to provide hassle-free insurance services.
CyberSpark: Located in Beer Sheva, this cybersecurity ecosystem brings together leading companies, academic institutions, and government agencies focused on cybersecurity innovation
Discount Bank Innovation Center: Discount Bank, another prominent Israeli bank, has an innovation center dedicated to fostering fintech startups and promoting collaboration between industry players.
Poalim Innovation: Bank Hapoalim's innovation hub focuses on developing innovative banking solutions and collaborating with startups and technology companies.
BlueVine: This fintech company provides online financing and banking solutions for small and medium-sized businesses
BioCatch: Although not a traditional bank, BioCatch offers innovative behavioral biometrics technology to help banks detect and prevent online fraud.
Fintech Hubs: Visit prominent fintech companies and hubs in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem to explore the latest advancements in financial technology.
Waze: Learn about the journey of the world-famous navigation app, Waze, from its inception in Israel to its global success.
Bank Leumi Innovation Lab: Bank Leumi, one of Israel's major banks, has an innovation lab that fosters collaboration with startups and explores cutting-edge financial technologies.
Personetics: This company provides personalized AI-powered solutions for banks to enhance customer experience and engagement.
*Please note that agenda and speaker lineup is tentative and will be updated frequently until the event date.
A programme of this nature can only be presented by highly experienced professionals who have been entrenched in the industry over many years.
The Israel Innovation Study Tour is designed for:
Chairmen, chief executives and board members of banks in developing countries, who wish to introduce transformational changes within their organization and embrace innovation into their business models
Senior executives in retail, corporate, transaction banking and trade finance
Chief Innovation Officers, Chief Data Officers, Chief Marketing Officers
Business-level decision-makers in mobile banking, online payments, consumer experience, technology and operations
Heads of channels, product innovation, retail operations
Senior executives of business analytics and data management
($12,000 Bofore 30 November 2023)