JOURNEY 2022, Israel’s most prestigious annual High-Tech conference, is where you want to be!
From senior corporate executives and entrepreneurs to financial experts and world leading investors, now is your chance to join some 2,000 participants who are looking to gain insight and inspiration from over 100 of the biggest names in the industry.
The technological landscape is constantly evolving as more and more inventions are being introduced into the market. While some products provide us with specific solutions, others are fully integrated into our lives causing their use to expand beyond their original purpose. So what is really unfolding in the tech industry and how will new inventions play out once they are introduced into the market? This year’s JOURNEY will reveal how innovative technologies are transforming humanity and impacting our daily lives.
Mark your calendars and register now.
- 08:00 - 09:00
Registration & gathering
- 09:00 - 10:30
THE PITCH Finals
Live contest on stage - 8 selected entrepreneurs pitch new promising ventures, using multimedia, to attract 4 seasoned mentors as well as compete for the votes of investors, professionals and peer-entrepreneurs in the audience.
In partnership with IBM Alpha Zone, Meitar Law Offices, ESOP, and Barry Katz.
Moderator: Elad Sternlicht (EY Israel)
- 10:30 - 11:00
- 11:00- 11:15
THE JOURNEY SURPRISE! Don't miss the opening act
- 11:15- 11:30
Yoram Tietz (EY Israel)
- 11:30- 13:00
> Three steps to the future: Benedict Evans
> Fireside chat: Jeff Horing (Insight Partners) & Liad Agmon (Insight Partners) interviewed by Noam Canetti (EY Israel)
> Francesco De Ferrari (Credit Suisse)
Moderator: Noam Canetti (EY Israel)
Participants: Amit Ben Dov (Gong.io), Philippe Bouaziz (Deel), Michael Reitblat (Forter)
> Young Sohn (Walden Catalyst)
- 13:00- 14:00
Session 1: Infinite reasons to merge
Moderator: Joshua Dubofsky (Latham & Watkins)
Speakers: Danny Akerman (Key1 Capital), Nir Debbi (Global-e), Irit Kahan (DTCP), Dr. Daniel Pindur (CVC Advisers), Mike Rimon (Meitar Law Offices), Liat Zakay (Shopify)
Session 2: Fintech
Moderator: Elliott Gotkine
Speakers: Omry Ben David (Viola Ventures), Dovi Frances (Group 11), Michal Kissos Hertzog (Poalim Hi-TECH), Assaf Wand (Hippo Holdings Inc.), Lior Wilczynski (Morning)
Session 3: The (truly) big cyber opportunity - How to win over the big players from day one
Moderator: Yoav Leitersdorf (YL Ventures)
Speakers: Royi Benyossef (Samsung Next) Evans Brooks (Roblox) Liat Hayun (Eureka Security) Uri May (Hunters) Srinath Kuruvadi (Netflix) Justin Somaini (Unity)
The art of investor relations track
Part 1: What’s happening in the capital markets amid stormy times
Moderator: Marc Jaffe (Latham & Watkins)
Speakers: Justin Forsythe (Credit Suisse), Stephen D Ju (Credit Suisse), Moshe Orenbuch (Credit Suisse)
The art of investor relations track
Part 2: “Now, what do you do?”
Moderator: Sharon Zalewski (EY Israel)
Speakers: Christopher Danne (The Blueshirt Group), Eliran Glazer (monday.com), Chris King (OTC Markets Group), Tamar Rapaport Dagim (Amdocs), Jason Schwartz (Similarweb), Josh Siegel (CyberArk Software), Dan Shamgar (Meitar Law Offices), Erez Shachar (Qumra Capital)
Session 4: The future of hospitals - What hospitals will want in 2030
Moderator: Yahal Zilka (10D VC)
Speakers: Dr. Eran Eden (MeMed), Moran Shochat Snir (Nest Genomics), Elad Walach (Aidoc)
Session 5: Enablers of the e-commerce blast
Moderator: Nir Sabato, (Entrée Capital & The Big Picture podcast)
Speakers: Arjun Bhatia (William Blair), Hani Goldstein (Snappy), Michael Reitblat (Forter), Anat Shakedd (Nexite)
Session 6: Workshop - Web 3.0 & me
Moderator: Gigi Levi Weiss (NFX)
Speakers: Morgan Beller (NFX), Zaki Manian (Sommelier), Balaji Srinivasan (Coinbase)
- 16:00- 17:00
Closing plenary session
> THE PITCH 2022 winner announcement
> The time capsule: Leading entrepreneurs, investors and professionals share their forecasts for the Israeli high-tech industry in 2030
Moderator: Yoram Tietz (EY Israel)
Speakers: Yuval Cohen (Fortissimo Capital), Alan Feld (Vintage Investment Partners), Ruthi (Simha) Furman (Viola Credit), Gigi Levi Weiss (NFX), Prof. Yitshak Kreiss, (Sheba Medical Center), Erel Margalit (JVP), Dov Moran (Grove Ventures), Yifat Oron (Blackstone), Haim Sadger (ScapitalVC), Adi Soffer Teeni (Meta), Nadav Zafrir (Team8), Yahal Zilka (10D VC)
Promo code required
5 people and up
The JOURNEY event will take place on October 28, 2020, at a variety of restaurants in Tel-Aviv between 16:30pm-20:00pm.
Both physical and virtual participation will be offered. So even if you join a gathering at a restaurant or joining virtually – you will be part of the entire JOURNEY community.
Please register here and we will let you know by email until 25.10.2020 if you participate at the restaurants events or at the virtual event.
JOURNEY is free this year!!!
You can register here
Due to the restrictions, the number of physical participants will be very limited and will officially be determined around the time of the event (in accordance with the purple tag).
So those who won’t be able to attend physically will enjoy the content digitally. A message specifying your form of participation (virtual or physical) will be sent prior to the event.
Registration is for the online event. Due to the restrictions, the number of physical participants is limited and will officially be determined around the time of the event (in accordance with the purple tag) So those who won’t be able to attend physically will enjoy the content digitally.
A message regarding physical participation in the event will be sent by 25.10.2020 with all the details.