AGENDA 2021

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08:30-09:00 CET
WELCOME ADDRESS

Introduction to the Connector by

  • Business Sweden
  • Embassy of Sweden in Tel Aviv
  • Vinnova
  • Start-Up Nation Central (SNC)
09:00-09:10 CET
FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

Funding opportunities presented by Vinnova

09:10-09:20 CET
SWEDEN-ISRAEL COLLABORATION

Demo by CEVT 

  • Leif Axelsson, Innovation Strategy Director
  • Lior Zeno, Head of Israel Innovation Hub
09:20-10:10 CET
MNE LEAD SPEECHES

MNE presentations
– Keynote by:

  • Michele Toppano, Sensors & AI Manager, Electrolux
  • Rafi Brada, AI Technology Manager, GE Research
  • Dr. Erik Coelingh, CTO, Zenseact
  • Peter Szalma, Group Development Manager, Quant
  • Nati Amsterdam, Country Leader, Nvidia
10:10-10:25 CET
COFFEE BREAK - DIGITAL
10:25-10:35 CET
MNE LEAD SPEECHES

Continuation of MNE presentations 

- Keynote by:

  • Ariella Rotstein Gille, Co-lead, ICAx
10:35-11:25 CET
SME ELEVATOR PITCHES

Pitches by leading Israeli and Swedish SMEs

11:25-12:30 CET
LUNCH BREAK
12:30-12:50 CET
ACADEMIA PRESENTATIONS

Presentations by Israeli and Swedish universities

13:00-17:00 CET
1-ON-1 MATCHMAKING MEETINGS

Prebooked matchmaking meetings via online platform á 20 minutes per meeting. See individual meeting schedules in your profile, login here.

SME PITCHES @ THE CONNECTOR

Are you interested in being one of the pitching start-ups / SME's at The Connector?

Would you like to present your innovation for MNE's and academia to secure R&D cooperation?

APPLY HERE

IMPORTANT DEADLINES

 Event date
16 - 17 November 2021


Booking of 1-to-1 meetings
1  - 11 November  2021


Registration deadline
24 October 2021