3rd European Forum for Innovation 2012
Lowering Barriers to Innovation: A Contribution from the "Start-Up Nation”
December 4 - 6, 2012,  Dan Panorama, Tel Aviv, Israel,  03-5443188


EAI’s Inno-Summit offers unsurpassed opportunities to meet, present, learn and cooperate to make
innovation ideas happen through international cooperation.


Companies can match potential customers, venture capitalists and business angels.

Students and Researchers

Students at Summit

Students and researchers can meet important companies to get internships and learn about the last innovations.


You can get in contact with the most innovative and successful start ups as well as test new prototypes.

EAI Members

Dissemination and Personal Recognition
Education and Professional Enhancement
Funding and Business Development
Intellectual Property and Standards
Market Trends and Society
Research and Technology Transfer

Confirmed Speakers

  • Dov Moran
    Founder and CEO, Comigo
  • Haick Hossam
    Professor in Chemical Engineering...
  • Martha G. Russell - by video conference
    Executive Director of Media X at...
  • Ehud Gazit
    Chief Scientist (at MOST), Chair of...
  • Hagit Messer-Yaron - Panel Chair
    President, Open University in Israel
  • Yahal Zilca
    Co-Founder and Managing Partner,...
  • Gilead Fortuna
    Senior Research Fellow Head of the...
  • Moshe Levin
    Managing General Partner, DFJ...
  • Eddy Shalev, Panel Chair
    Founder & Managing Partner,...
  • Zvi Meiri
    Professor and Head at the newly...
  • Yaakov Litzman
    Deputy Minister of Health
  • Jonathan Friedmann, Ph.D
  • Harry Yuklea
    Assistant Professor, Bronica Center...
  • Shlomi Dolev
    Dean of the Faculty of Natural...
  • Uri Goldberg
    Managing partner of U-associates, a...
  • Guy Bendov
    CEO at Side-kick Games
  • Alan Hartman
    Senior Researcher, IBM Haifa...
  • Israel Borovich
    Dean, School of Managment and...
  • Oded Shmueli
    Executive VP for Research, Technion...
  • Yanki Margalit
    Social Entrepreneur, Inventor, Ex...
  • Gady Golan
    President of the Holon Inst. of...
  • Zvi Eckstein
    Former Deputy Governor of the Bank...
  • Christin Pfeiffer - by video conference
    Secretary General at INSME –...
  • David Gurwitz
    Director, Laboratory for Israeli...
  • Arnon Toussia-Cohen
    DiACardio Chairman and Co Founder
  • Menachem P. Weiss
    Professor, Technion, Israel...
  • Gabriel Tal
    Director, IBM ISV & Developer...
  • Eitan Yudilevich
    Executive Director, BIRD Foundation.
  • Eyal Niv
    Managing Director, Giza Venture...
  • Yaron Leifenberg
    Founder, Company: Funtactix
  • Niv Fisher
    Founder – SpikySnail Games
  • Ran Giladi
    Professor at Ben Gurion University...
  • Yifat Oron
    Managing Partner, Vertex Venture...
  • Yochai Rozenblat
    President, NICE Americas
  • Eli Opper - Panel Chair
    Strategic Advisor, Former Chief...
  • Amir Gal-Or
    Founder and Managing Partner,...
  • Avner Algom
    CEO, IGT
  • Gui Vanhecke
    Lt General Avi (ret), Past Air...
  • Gilad Golan
    CEO and Owner of Gilad Technologies
  • Ron S. Kenett
    Chairman and CEO, the KPA Group
  • Daniel M. Yellin
    IBM Distinguished Engineer Director...
  • Yossi Vardi
    High tech enterpreneur
  • Vladimir Soroka - Panel Chair
    Leader, Global Technology Unit at...
  • Ilanit Kabessa Cohen
    Group Innovation & Business...
  • Yossi Malka
    Founder, Lilac-P, former Director...
  • Hanan Lechtman
    CEO of Bitzuim Memukadim Ltd.
  • Miriam Erez
    Professor of Management and...
  • Yoav Izhar-Prato
    Co-founder, CEO, and chairman of...
  • Eden Shochat
    Early Stage Investor, Genesis
  • Oded Sharon
    CEO, Adventure Mob
  • Giora Shaked
    CEO of RDC – Rafael Development...
  • Imrich Chlamtac
    President, European Alliance for...
  • Dan Kaufman
    Faculty member at Ben-Gurion...
  • Oren Zuckerman
    miLAB Founder and Co-Director
  • Iris Ginzburg - Panel Chair
    Program Director, MBA for...
  • Mickey Steiner - Panel Chair
    Managing Director, SAP Labs Israel
  • Dan Friedman
    Sidekick - Business Development...
  • Scott Kirkpatrick
    Professor, Computer Science Hebrew...
  • Eliezer Dekel
    STSM, Chief Architect, Distributed...
  • Roi Carthy
    Managing Partner, Initial Capital
  • Benny Zeevie
    Dr. Benny Zeevi, Managing General...
  • Alec Ross
    Senior Advisor for Innovation...
  • Marcel Shaton
    General Manager, ISERD – The Israel...
  • Neelie Kroes - by video message
    Vice-President of the European...



Alec Ross,
Senior Advisor for Innovation Office of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton




Yossi Vardi,
High Tech entrepreneur , awarded with the EAI Innovation Leadership Medal

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