Northern Israel Tech Annual Conference


23.1.20 | Thursday | 8:30 | Galilion Hotel










Tech Communites



We call Techies from all around the region to join us, enjoy the content and network with others like you.

Job seekers, investors, customers, freelancers, co-founders, partnerships and much more in one place.


NORTECH summit is the biggest tech event in the Galilee-Golan region!



This event will be held in Hebrew. האירוע יערך בעברית

Translation services will be available for delegates from abroad.

Networking & Breakfast​

9:25  Yaal Loven

Emerging ecosystem - stage 2

9:35  Leora Golomb

Using the community as an innovation creation tool

9:55  Erez Lotan

Still innovative after all these years

10:15  Amos Talmor

From the Galilee to  China | Innolab-China

10:35  Lior Shaltiel

Human capital & Tech needs for the emerging biotech ecosystem

10:55  OpenValley

Startup contest - The two finalists pitch

Track 1

FoodTech - figuring out the buzzword

(Sponsored and led by Fresh Start Food-Tech incubator company)

An overview of the  Food-Tech entrepreneurship value chain. Come and meet exciting Food-Tech entrepreneurs in our startups' panel, sharing 1st hand what it's like to be a Food-Tech entrepreneur, and get their tips for the road; learn where is the money, in our diverse Food-Tech investors panel, including VCs, Crowdfunding, angels, CVCs, industrial / Commercializers and hubs. Finally, wait to get the Fresh-Start incubator to call out for novel technologies in the field of personalized nutrition. A follow-up session with suggested projects will be held by the incubator.

Track 2

Preparing your start-up for fundraising - how to avoid the most common mistakes
(Sponsored and led by Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz Law Offices)

An overview of the most critical issues you should know and consider while starting and operating your start-up, from business, technology, and legal perspectives.  Come meet entrepreneurs, investors, commercial and IP experts, sharing their mistakes, insights, and tips in our startups' panel, and hear our corporate, IP and commercial legal experts helping you prepare for due diligence and investment process.

Keynote Speech
Content Tracks
(choose your track)
Jazz & Networking
Free breakfast included
Lunch Break
Content Tracks
(choose your track)

Track 1

Company story inspiration talk

(Sponsored and led by Leave a Mark)

We have distilled this ranging experience and knowhow to a coherent methodology and hereby invite you to join us for an inspirational yet practical company story talk.  During the talk, we display our company story model. Using the model, you will be able to narrate your own company\brand story, get your employees and customers and even family members more engaged, and increase your sales and social media buzz.

Track 2

eBay Tech Talk: Innovation & Teamwork
Innovation is more than just a word, it’s a way of life.

Come and meet the eBay team, presenting their company innovation culture and methodology.

We will start with an overview of how to pitch to corporates by Gadi Mikles.

Continue with "out of the box thinking" by Avital Mashuta.

And as the last pitch, Michal Romi will talk about “How to build your team – the right way”.

Free lunch included

Yaal Loven
Aroma-Tix company head of Bizdev, Hula-Valley Community Co-Founder

Leora Golomb

Ecosystem & Innovation communities Manager at eBay

Ori Sobovitz

leads all OurCrowd’s initiatives with government agencies, in Israel and abroad, including the establishment of five Technological Incubators, in Israel and New Zealand.

Didier Toubia

Serial entrepreneur, Co-Founder, and CEO of Aleph Farms, a cultivated meat company growing slaughter-free beef steaks directly from cow cells. Co-Founder of BlueTree & Yeap, a Food Engineer, and Biologist

Noga Sela Shalev

VP Biz Dev Fresh Start FoodTech Northern Incubator, 10+ food industry experience, previously Chief of Staff & Head of Innovation at Tnuva

Asaf Sides

Leave a Mark Co-founder. VP of strategy at Bruckner Neta Yaar. strategy director at L'Oréal Israel. Business advisor for leading Israeli & international companies

Amos Talmor

Angel investor (among his portfolio - Kenshoo). Partner & Founder at Innolab China-Israel Ltd

Yoav Alkalay

A partner and Patent Attorney in the Patents Group at Pearl Cohen

Erez Lotan

Development Manager, Software Craftsman, and an Agile coach. Sr. Director Platform at Kenshoo

Dr. Lior Shaltiel

The initiator & managing director of the BioMed-MBA program at the Hebrew University, Vice President at Hollyhigh a Chinese investment bank

Gil Meiron

Venture investor and advisor in food & ag-tech; Venture Partner, Finistere Ventures (a US-based venture investor in food and ag since 2006)

Erez Ashkenazi

Serial entrepreneur, Founder & COO of Yemoja Ltd, specializing in microalgae technology and its derived products




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