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

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



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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