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#10: How the Israeli Security Agency works with startups | Ido, Chief Innovation Officer @ the ISA

The Shin Bet, known in Hebrew by its acronym Shabak (Israel’s security service – ISA), is one of the most secretive organizations in the world. For the first time since its inception, the ISA has agreed to showcase a senior official on a podcast, providing Nitzan Gal and me the huge honor to Host Ido […]

#9: Samsung Next Ecosystem Playbook | Gary Coover, Ventures Operating MD and GM of Samsung Next @ Silicon Valley

In the latest episode of the Connectors, we hade the pleasure to host Gary Coover, Ventures Operating Managing Director and General Manager of Samsung Next in Silicon Valley. Samsung Next operates a global network of ecosystem hubs, providing founders with domain expertise and access to Samsung, through its ventures, partnerships, and M&A teams. Over the […]

How It’s Like Being The Only Male In A Startup Team? (Founder Perspective)

As a developer and even as a high school computer student I was surrounded most of the time by men. When I started my first entrepreneurial initiative, it was really obvious to start it with two of my friends. Who happened to be male. We were thinking about the same things most of the time […]

#8: Elementor’s Open Source Ecosystem | Nofar Ben Dror Paecht, Director of Community at Elementor

In the latest episode of the Connectors, we had the pleasure to host Nofar Ben Dror Paecht, Director of Community at Elementor, one of the world’s leading website builder platforms, powering 7 million active sites. At its core, Elementor is an open-source product, making it a user-driven company. Today, it empowers a global ecosystem of […]

10 Inspiring RetailTech Ecosystems Across The Globe

In these challenging times, startups, organizations, and other relevant stakeholders in each ecosystem are working together to make our lives easier. There are plenty of organizations today who take on themselves the mission to lead us through this crisis and help maintain networking opportunities between all stakeholders, to build new business relationships & collaborations. We […]

#7: Jerusalem’s Tech Ecosystem: Igniting Innovation from within | Inbal Halperin Gottesman – Jerusalem Ecosystem Manager @ SNC

When thinking of Jerusalem, most people imagine the holy sites and the city’s diverse demographic makeup. But for Inbal Halperin Gottesman, the uniqueness of the city is its world-class startup ecosystem. In the latest episode of ‘The Connectors”, we had the pleasure to host Gottesman, Jerusalem Ecosystem Manager at Start-Up Nation Central, and learn about […]

What I’ve learned on Professional Community Building in 2020

.. and what it can teach the business world entering 2021 It has been a pretty crazy year.  As the year has evolved, I have connected with over 200 community builders from around the world. With each meeting it became more and more clear that communities aren’t only here to stay, they are here to lead. […]

10 Inspiring Smart-Cities Ecosystems Across The Globe

In these challenging times, startups, organizations, and other relevant stakeholders in each ecosystem are working together to make our lives easier. There are plenty of organizations today who take on themselves the mission to lead us through this crisis and help maintain networking opportunities between all stakeholders, to build new business relationships & collaborations. We […]

10 Inspiring Global Accelerators Across The Globe

In these challenging times, startups, organizations, and other relevant stakeholders in each ecosystem are working together to make our lives easier. There are plenty of organizations today who take on themselves the mission to lead us through this crisis and help maintain networking opportunities between all stakeholders, to build new business relationships & collaborations. We […]

#6: From Silicon Wadi to Silicon Valley | Yasmin Lukatz, Executive Director of ICON – Israel Collaboration Network

Yasmin Lukatz is the executive director of the Israel Collaboration Network (ICON), a non-profit organization that aims to create a Silicon Valley-based community to harness and support Israeli startup technology and innovation. ICON’s ecosystem includes prominent Silicon Valley investors, senior corporate executives, and Israeli founders of tech startups based both in Israel and the US, […]