AGENDA.

MONDAY, MARCH 17 
VIP

1​9:00-20:30

Welcome to Israel! Cocktail Reception for International Investors Only

TUESDAY, MARCH 18: DAY ONE 

​9:00-9:30

Registration and Networking

9:30-9:45

A is for Access: Introductory Remarks by Axis Innovation Founder, Ed Frank

9:45 - 10:00

"How an International Legal Team Can Support Innovation" by Gene Kleinhendler, Senior Partner at GKH Law 

​10:00 - 10:20

Keynote Speaker: Josef Mandelbaum, CEO of Perion (Nasdaq: PERI)

"Thinking Outside the Inbox: Startup to IPO and $1 Billion: How Israel can transition from the

'Startup Nation' to a place where big tech companies stay and thrive."

Keynote

​10:20 - 12:10

Axis Exchange 1 – Mobile and Health Startups

Mobile is changing the way we work, interact and play. What major disruptive technologies are on the way? Hear five Israeli mobile startups give their presentations to a panel of international investors.

Moderator: Elliot Gotkine, Bloomberg TV

Panelists:

​12:10 - 13:10

Guided Networking Lunch

​13:10 - 13:45

Axis International - Going East or West?

Where should Israeli startups turn when they are looking to go global? Global Roundtable Discussion featuring investors and entrepreneurs that have succeeded in both worlds.

Moderator: Will Wilkinson, The Wall Street Journal

Panelists:

​13:45 - 15:15

Axis Exchange 2 - IT, Cyber Security, Big Data Startup

One of the fastest growing sectors in Israeli tech! Hear 6 startup presentations and leading international investors will give feedback and share their relevant industry experience with each of the startups.

Moderator: Itay Frishman, GKH Law

Panelists:

CONTACT US: info@axisinnovation.com

​15:15 - 16:00

Guided Networking Break

Keynote

16:00 - 16:15

Axis Innovation - Keynote Speaker, Erez Tsalik, Director of SIT, Systematic Inventive Thinking

“How to maintain innovation from startup to corporate”

​16:15 - 17:15

Axis Exchange 3 - Axis Investor Connect

Get to know the investors in-depth and what they are really looking for in a startup. Hear investors pitch the startups and audience on what unique value they bring as a partner.

 

Moderator: Simon Glass, CEO at Qodeo

 

Speakers:

​17:15 - 17:30

Axis Tel Aviv wrap up remarks and a sneak peek at tomorrow

VIP

​18:30 - 21:00

Invitation only dinner in Tel Aviv for presenting startups and international investors.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 19: DAY TWO 

​9:00 - 9:30

Welcome to Day Two of Axis Tel Aviv: Israeli Innovation

​9:30 - 9:45

Introductory Remarks by Axis Innovation

Keynote

​9:45 - 10:05

Keynote Speaker: Floris Jan, Vice President Corporate and Business Development, Spil Games

“Mobile Monetization in an Evolving Market”

10:05 - 10:20

Startup Standup: Fast pitches of selected startups x 6

 

10:20 - 10:55

Axis Global Roundtable: The Future of innovation.

Where will the next big breakthrough be? What sectors are on the verge of major disruption?

 

Moderator: Yaniv Feldman, Newsgeek 

 

Panelists:

​10:55 - 11:15

Guided Networking Break

11:15 - 12:40

Axis Exchange 4 – Internet & e-Commerce Startup Presentations

Leading international investors will share their feedback and relevant industry experience with each of the startups.

 

Moderator: Einat Meisel, GKH Law

 

Panelists:

​12:40 - 13:25

Guided Networking Lunch

Keynote

13:25 - 13:40

Keynote Speaker: Peter Chun, CEO of Apex Investment & Company

"A Startup World Without Borders"

13:40 - 14:40

Axis Exchange 5 - Investor Spotlight:

Gain insight into the way investors look at your sector and which investors may be a match for you. Hear from investors on what unique value they bring as a partner. 

 

Moderator: Gil Karie, Forbes

 

Panelists:

​14:40 - 16:00

Axis Exchange 6 – Digital Media and Fashion Technology Startup Presentations and Investor Feedback

Check out the latest in fashiontech and digital media. Israeli startup presentatios and live feedback from international investor panel.

 

Moderator: Viktoria Kanar, Partner at Bottom Line Consulting

 

Panelists:

​16:00 - 16:15

Closing Remarks by Axis Innovation and exclusive release of Axis 2014 schedule

​16:15 - 17:00

Final networking and 1–1 meetings