ICONNECT

A Series of virtual events by ICON

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About Us

ICON is a US-based non-profit organization. 
Since 2014, ICON has established a connected community in Silicon Valley, made up of individuals who are passionate about Israeli Tech and innovation, harnessing the power of this unique community to help Israeli startups scale and thrive.

Our community includes prominent Silicon Valley investors, Senior Corporate Executives and Israeli Founders of tech startups based both in Israel and the US. 

UPCOMING

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Denise Persson

CMO

Snowflake

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

9:30 AM

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19:30

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Denise has 20 years of technology marketing experience at high-growth companies. Prior to joining Snowflake, she served as CMO for Apigee, an API platform company that went public in 2015 and Google acquired in 2016. She began her career at collaboration software company Genesys, where she built and led a global marketing organization. Denise also helped lead Genesys through its expansion to become a successful IPO and acquired company. Denise holds a BA in Business Administration and Economics from Stockholm University and holds an MBA from Georgetown University.

PAST EVENT
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Eugenio Pace

Co - Founder, CEO

Auth0

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Thursday, April 22, 2021

9:30 AM

PST

19:30

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Cyber Security Series - Fireside Chat

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Jacques Benkoski

Partner

USVP

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

7:30 AM

PST

17:30

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CEO - Board Relations

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Eynat Guez

Co - Founder, CEO

Papaya Global

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Monday, March 22, 2021

11:00 AM

PST

20:30

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Women in Tech - National Summit

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Alex Rampell & Dovi Frances

General Partner, Founding Partner

Andreessen Horowitz, Group 11

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

9:00 AM

PST

19:30

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GAMESTOP / ROBINHOOD SAGA

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Smadar David

CEO & Co-Founder

Vanti Analytics

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Thursday, February 25, 2021

11:30 AM

PST

21:30

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Women in Tech

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Elad Gil

Serial entrepreneur, Operating Executive, and Investor

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Monday, February 22, 2021

9:30 AM

PST

19:30

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Fireside Chat

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Jeff Epestein

Operating Partner

Bessemer Venture Partners

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Thursday, February 18, 2021

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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What Investors Want

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Dr. Sharon Shacham

PhD, MBA. President & Chief Scientific Officer, Founder

Karyopharm

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Friday, January 29, 2021

10:30 AM

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20:30

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WiT National Summit

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Shlomi Ben Haim

Founder & CEO

J-frog

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

09:00 AM

PST

19:00

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Fireside Chat

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Dug Song

Co-founder and General Manager, Duo Security

Cisco

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Cyber Security Series - Fireside Chat

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Ronnie sternberg and Orly Shoavi

Co - General Managers

Applovin Israel

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

10:30 AM

PST

20:30

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Women in Tech

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Arnon Kraft

CEO at Big 4 Strategic Consulting Ltd.

Arnon Kraft

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Wednesday, November 4, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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A Practical Guide for Effective Work with Corporates

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

10:00 AM

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20:00

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Investing in Health during a Health Care Crisis

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Ariel Cohen, Tomer Cohen &
Effi Fuks Leichtag 

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Product Summit

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Harpinder Singh

Partner

Innovation Endeavors

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus areas in Supply Chain
Data Infrastructure, Cybersecurity, Applied AI
Early Stage preferred

PAST EVENT
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Nellie Levchin

Partner

SciFi VC

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus on fintech

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Darwin Ling

Founder & General Partner

Good AI Capital

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Monday, August 24, 2020

8:00 AM

PST

18:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus on early stage AI startups. in fintech, healthcare and B2B SaaS.

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Susan Wojcicki

CEO

Youtube

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

11:30 AM

PST

21:30

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Available Soon

Special Fire Side Chat

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Daniel Karp

Director

Cisco M&A and Venture Investments

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Friday, July 24, 2020

10:45 AM

PST

20:45

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots

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Ken Elefant

Managing Partner

Sorenson Ventures

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus areas in security and enterprise software, Seed or A.

PAST EVENT
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Eran Gilad

Managing Partner

Scopus Ventures

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Monday, July 20, 2020

8:30 AM

PST

18:30

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders that are early stage B2B

PAST EVENT
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Aaron Jacobson

Partner

NEA

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

10:00AM

PST

20:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders, Cloud, DevOps, AI, Cybersecurity, and Automation / Robotics. Series A / B companies,

PAST EVENT
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Priti Youssef Choksi

Partner

NVP

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Thursday, July 9, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus areas on Consumer-facing companies, infrastructure software for e-commerce delivery or supply chain management.

PAST EVENT
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Dror Berman

Founding Partner

Innovation Endeavors

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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for Israeli founders

PAST EVENT
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Ariel Tseitlin

Partner

Scale Ventures

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus areas on Cybersecurity and software infrastructure and post-revenues is the stage (A/B/C)

PAST EVENT
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Joel Peterson

Chairman

JetBlue Airways

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

PST

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TRAVEL TECH SUMMIT

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Ashmeet Sidana

Chief Engineer

Engineering Capital

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Monday, July 6, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus areas, Seed stage B2B/Enterprise Software only Companies with a technical insight.

PAST EVENT
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Jocelyn Goldfein
, Effie Epstein, Emily Melton

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

10:40 AM

PST

20:40

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Women in Tech - National Summit

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Cheryl Cheng

General Partner

BlueRun Ventures

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Monday, June 29, 2020

8:00 AM

PST

18:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus on digital health and health and wellness.

PAST EVENT
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Mar Hershenson

Managing Partner

Pear VC

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

9:30 AM

PST

19:30

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for founders

PAST EVENT
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Micky Malka

Managing Partner

Ribbit Capital

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

11:00 AM

PST

21:00

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Fintech Summit

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Oded Gal

CPO

Zoom

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Sunday, June 14, 2020

9:30 AM

PST

19:30

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Not Available

1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for Israeli founders

PAST EVENT
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Eyal Manor

VP Engineering & Product

Google

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Friday, June 12, 2020

09:30 AM

PST

19:30

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. timeslots

PAST EVENT
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Day-after COVID-19: Back to the new "Normal"

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Monday, June 8, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Not Available

CEO Perspective Roundtable

PAST EVENT
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Jocelyn Goldfein

Managing Partner

Zetta Venture

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for founders with focus onAI-centric (uses ML in the product or building infra/platform/tools for ML), B2B business models only (health care OK if customers are providers or payers), raising seed

PAST EVENT
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Lev Mass

General Partner

Crux Capital

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

11:30 AM

PST

21:30

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. time slots for founders with focus on B2B, Enterprise Focused, Min 500k in revenue, AI, Big Data, Security, IoT .

PAST EVENT
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Alok Nandan

General Partner

Emergent Ventures

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Monday, June 1, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. time slots for founders with focus on Seed - Series A, B2B software space.

PAST EVENT
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Victor Orlovski

Managing Partner

FortRoss Ventures

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus on Fintech, Cyber, enterprise software, e-commerce, big data analytics, cloud infrastructure, tech enabled businesses, AI/ML platforms. Stage: B, C

PAST EVENT
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Royi Benyossef

Investor

Samsung NEXT

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

6:00 AM

PST

16:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. time slots for founders with focus on B2B in privacy, security, synthetic media, edge computing and AI robustness.

PAST EVENT
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Dekel Persi

Founding Managing Partner

TPY Capital

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

4:00 AM

PST

14:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders Seed to Series B rounds with focus on revenue-generating, Israeli-related technology companies

PAST EVENT
Registration
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Dr. Dorit Dor

VP Product

Check Point

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

11:00 AM

PST

21:00

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Available

National Women in Tech Summit - Fireside Chat with Dr. Dorit Dor

PAST EVENT
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Doron Reuveni

CEO

Applause

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

11:00 AM

PST

21:00

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Available

Founder Perspective

PAST EVENT
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Robin Daniels

CMO

Matterport

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Monday, May 18, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Available

Marketing - Branding, Category creation, B2B marketing, and Building Community.

PAST EVENT
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Merav Weinryb

Managing Director

Qualcomm Ventures

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Monday, May 18, 2020

2:00 AM

PST

12:00

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Not Available

1:1 Office hours- 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus on IoT, Industrial IoT, AI, Automotive, Robotics and Communication.

PAST EVENT
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Barak Rabinowitz

Managing Partner

F2 Capital

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Sunday, May 17, 2020

5:00 AM

PST

15:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus on seed, B2B, Enterprise Software, fin tech, cyber and health.

PAST EVENT
Registration
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Day-after COVID-19: Back to the new "Normal"

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Not Available

CEO Perspective roundtable

PAST EVENT
Registration
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Joydeep Bhattacharyya

General Partner

Canaan

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Friday, May 8, 2020

9:30 AM

PST

19:30

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots

PAST EVENT
Registration
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James Currier

Managing Partner

NFX Guild

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. time slots, for founders, Software and Services at the seed stage.

PAST EVENT
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Asaf Horesh

Partner

Vintage Investment Partners

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

6:00 AM

PST

16:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus on enterprise infrastructure, fintech, business applications and consumer tech at growth and early stage.

PAST EVENT
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Gordon Perl & Jason Russell

Tax Managing Directors | Business Tax Services

Deloitte Tax LLP

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Deloitte Tax - discuss US impact of CARES Act for Israel start-ups and other tax matters for Israel start-ups

PAST EVENT
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Hagi Schwartz

Venture Partner

WTI

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Monday, May 4, 2020

09:00 AM

PST

19:00

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Available

Venture debt

PAST EVENT
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Udi Ledergor

CMO

Gong

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Adapting Your Marketing During Uncertain Times

PAST EVENT
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Yoav Samet

Managing Partner

StageOne Ventures

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots, focus on B2B, deeper-tech, early stage ( Pre-seed/Seed/Pre-A), where the US is a primary focus/destination for the company.

PAST EVENT
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Omer Rabin

Managing Director

Guesty

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

10:00 AM

PST

20:00

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Available

Use the crisis to polish your Enterprise playbook - from Sales to Customer Success

PAST EVENT
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Siddhant Trivedi

Partner

Foundation Capital

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. time slots for founders focused on Seed, Series A and Series B companies in enterprise software
- Cybersecurity, IT, DevOps, and SaaS

PAST EVENT
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Jake Flomenberg

Partner

Wing Venture Capital

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

8:30 AM

PST

18:30

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. time slots for founders focused on Enterprise seed / Series A

PAST EVENT
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Nadav Eylath

Managing Partner

at.inc/

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Monday, April 27, 2020

9:30 AM

PST

19:30

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1:1 Office hours, 20 min. time slots. a generalist, but looking to invest in deep tech as a differentiator

PAST EVENT
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Dror Nahumi

General Partner

NVP Capital

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

11:00 AM

PST

21:00

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1:1 Office hours - 20 min. slots for selected founders with focus companies with more than $1M in annual revenues

PAST EVENT
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Amnon Landan & Zack Rinat

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

9:00 AM

PST

19:00

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Crisis Management

PAST EVENT
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