The Chamber Chairperson, Ofra Strauss joined by the Chamber Board and Professional Team wishes our Chamber members, employees and their families a prosperous, happy and healthy 2017. We wish to thank you for taking part in the Chamber activities.
The Chamber is responding to the request of several of its members to create a high level Cyber Forum, covering areas such as IoT, Big Data, Deep Learning, Cloud and others, that will serve interested chamber members as a venue for:
- Learning and identifying industry trends
- Interaction between Forum members, creating business opportunities and new ideas and business models
- Dealing with challenges faced by the industry including regulatory, legal and other
We invite you join the Chamber Cyber Forum by Contacting the Chamber.
Invitation for Israeli companies looking to expand or create their business in the US to meet with the South Carolina Business and Research Delegation.
For more information click here.
The Israel-America Chamber of Commerce held its 2016 annual Chamber Event Monday, November 7, at the Cinema City, Gelilot.
The event, in the presence of President Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin, was hosted by Chamber chairpersons Ofra Strauss and U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Hon. Daniel Shapiro and was attended by over 400 Chamber Members, leading business people and government officials from Israel and the U.S..
Chamber member The Israel –U.S. Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation announced a new Call for Proposals for the "NextGen First Responder Technologies" to promote and fund U.S.-Israel joint development in advanced technologies for First Responders. The total investment will be $12M while each project can receive a conditional grant of up to 50% of their joint R&D budget, to a maximum $1M per project.
The Chamber led a delegation of Israeli water technology companies to the BusinessH2O Summit organized by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The Summit: Water Management Best Practices from the U.S. and Israel was held in Las Vegas. Chamber CEO Oded Rose hosted a panel where all the companies in the delegation had a chance to present their solutions for the water problems faced by water utilities and users. Several companies signed agreements for beta sites and product trials during the Summit.
The Chamber in association with the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce hosted a delegation of senior business and state officials for a presentation of the advantages of setting up a business in RI. The Chamber in partnership with Chamber member WeWork and the State of Rhode Island is launching a partnership to bring business people from the state to Tel Aviv for 2-3 week courses on entrepreneurship and innovation.