Convener: Dr. Shlomo Cohen, Dr. Shlomo Cohen & Co.
Monday, April 30, 5:00 pm- 6:30 pm
In the last generation Israel has become a major center of innovation and technological entrepreneurship. In this session we will explore the reasons which brought Israel to this position: cultural and political factors, government policy and action, and of course IP law.
Shlomo Cohen will moderate this session. Participants will include experts from government, industry, innovation, and IP.
- Prof. Oded Shoseyov, Protein Engineering and Nano-Biotechnology, The Robert H. Smith Institute of Plant Science and Genetics, The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
- Dr. Orna Berry, Corporate Vice President and General Manager for Israel Center of Excellence at EMC Corporation
- Assaf Barnea, CEO of Sanara Ventures
- Hadar Ron, Founder & Managing Partner of Israel Healthcare Ventures (IHCV)