Event description

Israel to NYC Startups-Meet 250+ investors, senior executives, and entrepreneurs.

-Hear 15 of Israel’s most promising startup founders present their tech solutions.

-Network with USI’s speakers panel and startup founders at the catered VIP Reception.

-Speakers and Demo Panelists Include:

  • Eric Schurenberg, Editor in Chief of Inc Magazine
  • Yosef Abramowitz, Founder of Arava Power
  • Craig Gotsman, Founding Director of Technion-Cornell Innovation
  • Dan Ciporin, General Partner, Canaan Ventures
  • Danny Schultz, Managing Partner, Gotham Ventures
  • Guy Schory, New Ventures, eBay
  • Jing Wang Herman, CEO, GetTaxi USA

Schedule of the Day

3:00pm  Investors Meet with Startups (Investors Only)

4:00pm VIP Reception

6:00pm Speakers Panel and Startup Demos

7:45pm Catered Networking Reception

Register below.




Israel to NYC Startups

Israel to NYC Startups

(Selected out of 150+ applicants)

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Hosting Committee

Yosef Abramowitz Yosef Abramowitz - President, Co-Founder and CEO of Energiya Global Capital as well as President and Co-Founder of Arava Power Company. (Three time Nobel Peace Prize nominee, named by CNN as one of the top six Green Pioneers worldwide.)
danny schultz Danny Schultz - Co-Founder and Managing Director of Gotham Ventures (Leading investor in digital and social media, e-commerce, advertising, financial technology, enterprise software and security startups from Israel)
dan ciporin Dan Ciporin - Managing Partner of Canaan Ventures and former Chairman and CEO of Shopping.com (Oversaw revenue growth from $0 to $100 million in 5 years before being acquired by eBay)
vicki levine Vicky Levine - Principal of Lightbank Ventures. (Lightbank started 9 companies, invested in more than 50 companies, raised over $1.5 billion and created over $10 billion in equity value)
michael rubenstein Michael Rubenstein - President of AppNexus (Founded and served as VP and General Manager of Google's DoubleClick Ad Exchange)
brian cohen Brian Cohen - Chairman of New York Angels (Technology pioneer and former Vice Chairman of McCann Erickson World Group)

With Gratitude to Our Sponsors


Organizing Partner



Hosting Sponsors

Silverstein Properties - Prime Office Real Estate in NYC Silver Suites - Prime Office Real Estate in NYC

Platinum Sponsor

Forte Talent Acquisition

Quality Executive Search in the Global Marketplace

Providing recruiting solutions for Israeli companies in North America

Gold Sponsors

CornellTech - Innovation InstituteGreenberg Traurig

Shnur Associates is a public relations firm focused on corporate, not-for-profit and government. clients

GetTaxi - Enter code Israel2NYC for $20 cab credit in NYC and Israel

WithumSmith+Brown - Accounting

Silver Sponsors

Bank Leumi USA netatwork Flying Machine - Graphic Design

Recruitment Partner

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