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The upcoming Israel Dealmakers Summit 2019 will be held on March 26-27 in Silicon Valley. We are looking forward to another amazing event bringing together the top leaders from around the world for an intense series of discussions, debates and networking. If you or your organization are interested in getting more involved with the upcoming program as a speaker or partner, please email us at zmiller@landmarkventures.com

WELCOME DAY | 2018

9:00am PRE-CONFERENCE REGISTRATION***
3:00pm MAIN SUMMIT – WELCOME & REGISTRATION

OPENING SESSION: DEALMAKING TRENDS & INSIGHTS

3:45pm WELCOME & INTRODUCTION [video]
  • Zeev Klein, General Partner; Co-Chair, Israel Dealmakers Summit Landmark Ventures
  • Yossi Vardi, Media Entrepreneur & Investor; Co-Chair, Israel Dealmakers Summit
3:55pm THE ISRAELI TECH SCENE IN NUMBERS [video]
  • Alon Sahar, Partner – Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal
4:05pm OPENING KEYNOTE CONVERSATION [video]
  • David Tennenhouse, Chief Research Officer VMware
  • Moderator: Yossi Vardi, Media Entrepreneur & Investor; Co-Chair, Israel Dealmakers Summit
4:25pm TRENDS IN CYBER SECURITY [video]
  • Will Lin, Principal, Founding Investor – Trident Capital Cybersecurity
4:35pm POWER PITCH: THE BLOCKCHAIN BUILT FOR BRANDS [video]
  • Uriel Peled, Chief Executive Officer – Orbs
4:45pm HOW TO SUCCEED: MANAGING CULTURE RISK AS YOU SCALE [video]
  • Tatyana Mamut, General Manager – Amazon Web Services
4:55pm CLOSING THOUGHTS [video]
  • Zeev Klein, General Partner; Co-Chair, Israel Dealmakers Summit Landmark Ventures
  • Safra Katz, Chief Executive Officer – Oracle
5:00pm OPENING RECEPTION & NETWORKING

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MAIN SUMMIT | 2018

8:00am MAIN SUMMIT – WELCOME & REGISTRATION

SESSION 1: CATALYZING GROWTH 

9:00am WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS: CREATING VALUE [video]
  • Marianne Wu, President – GE Ventures
9:10am FIRESIDE CHAT: THE GOLDEN TOUCH - PICKING WINNERS [video]
  • Hans Tung, Managing Partner – GGV Capital
  • Moderator: John Kunschner, Managing Director – Landmark Ventures
9:25am HOT STARTUPS: THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS [video]
  • Moshe Vaknin, Founder & CEO – YouAppi
  • Amir Ofek, CEO – CyberInt
  • Gil Becker, CEO – AnyClip
  • Adi Biran, Co-Founder & CEO – Splacer
  • Moderator: Hadar Pode, Head, Startups Business Development – Deloitte Israel
9:50am HOW AI IS CHANGING BUSINESS
  • Ankit Jain, Founding Partner, Gradient Ventures; Director of Engineering – Google
10:00am KEYNOTE INTERVIEW: OUTLOOK FOR DIGITAL, MEDIA & ADVERTISING [video]
  • David Sable, Global CEO – Young & Rubicam
  • Moderator: Yossi Vardi, Media Entrepreneur & Investor; Co-Host, Israel Dealmakers Summit
10:15am MORNING COFFEE BREAK

BREAKOUT #1

10:30am - 11:20am

DEALMAKERS PANEL: MEDIA, DATA & DIGITAL
  • Cheryl Cheng, General Partner – BlueRun Ventures
  • Greg Gewickey, VP, Emerging Technology – Warner Bros
  • Richard Yen, Managing Director Saban Capital Group
  • Moderator: Seth Rose, Partner – Loeb & Loeb

BREAKOUT #2

10:30am - 11:20am

DEALMAKERS PANEL: M&A AND INVESTMENTS

  • Gen Tsuchikawa, Chief Investment Manager – Sony Innovation Fund
  • Raj Singh, Managing Director – JetBlue Technology Ventures
  • Izhar Armony, General Partner – Charles River Ventures
  • Moderator: Itay Frishman, Partner – Meitar Liquornik Geva Leshem Tal

BREAKOUT #3

10:30am - 11:20am

DEALMAKERS PANEL: ENTERPRISE TECH, CLOUD & SECURITY
  • Matt Carbonara, Director – Cisco Investments
  • Yosef Levine, Managing Director, Innovation – Deloitte & Touche LLP
  • Guy Horowitz, Partner – Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners
  • Moderator: Jessica DeVita, Senior Program Manager – Microsoft

BREAKOUT #4

10:30am - 11:20am

DEALMAKERS PANEL: INDUSTRIAL TECH & IoT

  • Jonathan Pulitzer, Managing Director – GE Ventures
  • Ashish Aggarwal, Principal – Grishin Robotics
  • Kal Patel, CEO Flex Digital Health
  • Moderator: Isaac Brown, Vice President, Enterprise IoT – Landmark Ventures

11:20am TRANSITION BACK TO GENERAL SESSION

SESSION 2: CORPORATE INNOVATION

11:30am INTRODUCTION BY SESSION LEADER: ENGAGING IN ISRAEL [video]
  • Guy Hilton, General Manager – Startup Nation Central
11:40am DRIVING INTO THE FUTURE [video]
  • Ulrich Quay, Managing Partner – BMW i Ventures
11:55am CORPORATE GROWTH & SCALE: STRATEGIES FOR GLOBAL INNOVATION [video]
  • Jim Adler, Managing Director – Toyota AI Ventures
  • Ashok Srivastava, Senior Vice President & Chief Data Officer – Intuit
  • Yifat Oron, CEO, LeumiTech – Bank Leumi
  • Moderator: Anthony Juliano, Chief Technology Officer – Landmark Ventures
12:15pm POWER PITCH: SECURING THE CONNECTED CAR ECONOMY [video]
  • Yossi Vardi, CEO – Saferide Technologies
12:20pm KEYNOTE CONVERSATION: INSIGHTS FROM THE FIELD ON CYBERSECURITY [video]
  • Adam Ely, Vice President & Deputy CISO – Walmart
  • Moderator: Yoav Leitersdorf, Managing Partner – YL Ventures
12:40pm

GROUP LUNCH & NETWORKING

Special Invitation: Join the Themed Lunch
Meet & Eat with "Automotive Tech Delegation"


SESSION 3: ACTIONABLE DEALMAKING

2:00pm INTRODUCTION BY SESSION LEADER [video]
  • Gili Ovadia, ‎Consul, Head of Economic & Trade Mission to the West CoastIsraeli Ministry of Economy
2:10pm BLOCKCHAIN: PLATFORM OF THE FUTURE [video]
  • Mor Assia, Founding Partner – iAngels
  • Indu Keri, Vice President, Development, Blockchain & DLT – Intuit
  • Lou Kerner, Founding Partner – CryptoOracle
  • Moderator: Jaime Abromovitz, Blockchain Futurist
2:30pm POWER PITCH: MUSIC TO MY EARS [video]
  • Yaki Gani, Partner – OMB Guitars
  • Benzi Thee, Founder & CEO – OMB Guitars
2:40pm CONVERSATIONS & COFFEE: PEER-LED ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS [video]
  • Introduced by: Jeremy Lustman, Partner – DLA Piper
2:40pm - 3:30pm THEMED ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS




ISRAEL IN POLE POSITION: THE RACE FOR AUTONOMOUS DRIVING
  • Adi Pinhas, CEO – Brodmann17

TRENDS IN ENTERPRISE TECHNOLOGY
  • Anthony Juliano, Chief Technology Officer – Landmark Ventures

THE ROBOTS ARE COMING!
  • Ashish Aggarwal, Principal – Grishin Robotics

TRENDS IN AUTOMOTIVE TECH
  • Danielle Alexander, General Manager – Jaguar Land Rover Tech

TRENDS IN FINANCIAL TECH
  • David Newman, Senior Vice President, Innovation Group – Wells Fargo

CES: BUILDING GLOBAL TECH COMMUNITIES
  • Eli Raber, Director, California Office – Consumer Technology Association

HOW TO SURVIVE AND THRIVE IN THE US MARKET
  • Eric Sugar, General Partner – Landmark Ventures

DEALMAKING IN CYBER SECURITY
  • Guy Horowitz, Partner – Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners

INVESTING IN FRONTIER TECHNOLOGY (AI & ROBOTICS)
  • Guy Resheff, Partner – Grove Ventures

ENABLING THE ELECTRIC VEHICLE ECONOMY
  • Ilan Ben David, CEO – Chakratec

THE FUTURE OF INDUSTRIAL IoT
  • Isaac Brown, Vice President, Enterprise IoT – Landmark Ventures

INVESTING IN ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE & CLOUD
  • Jacques Benkoski, Partner – U.S. Venture Partners

SEEKING INNOVATION: GLOBAL CVCS IN ISRAEL
  • Jeremy Lustman, Partner – DLA Piper

CROSS-BORDER DEALMAKING: EUROPE & ISRAEL
  • Jonny Daniels, CEO – JDPR

TRENDS IN IoT FOR DIGITAL HEALTH
  • Kal Patel, CEO, Digital Health – Flex

DEALMAKING IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
  • Laura Kennedy, VP, Corporate Development – TechStars

TRENDS IN SPORTS TECHNOLOGY
  • Milos Ribic, Director, Corporate Ventures – Adidas

DEALMAKING IN BLOCKCHAIN
  • Mor Assia, Head, Founding Partner – iAngels

BLOCKCHAIN FOR BRANDS
  • Uriel Peled, CEO – Orbs

THE FUTURE OF DRONE TRANSPORTATION
  • Yariv Bash, CEO – Flytrex
2:40pm - 3:30pm CROSS-BORDER DEALMAKING: INDIA, ISRAEL & THE US
Special Concurrent Networking Session
3:35pm

AFTERNOON COFFEE BREAK

SESSION 4: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES

3:40pm INTRODUCTION BY SESSION LEADER [video]
  • Ori Klein, Managing Director & CEO – Landmark Ventures Israel
3:45pm PARTNERING WITH GIANTS: ALIBABA'S INTERNATIONAL DEALMAKING [video]
  • Bo Zhai, Head of Enterprise and Emerging Tech Investments - US – Alibaba
4:00pm SHAPING PRODUCTS: HOW TO DESIGN AND SCALE MARKET WINNERS [video]
  • Martin Ringlein, Head of R&D – Eventbrite
4:10pm POLAND'S BEST KEPT SECRET: A GLOBAL TECH AND INNOVATION HUB [video]
  • Tadeusz Kościński, Undersecretary of State – Polish Ministry of Economic Development
  • Rafal MilczarskiChief Executive Officer – LOT Polish Airlines
  • Anna Wiland, Managing Director – Rothschild Global Advisory
  • Malgorzata Kacprzak, Security & Privacy Program Manager – Google
  • Moderator: Aleksandra Gren, Member of the Board of Trustees – Vital Voices Europe
4:35pm POWER PITCH: THE FUTURE OF DRONE DELIVERY [video]
  • Yariv Bash, CEO Flytrex
4:45pm THE FUTURE OF TRANSPORTATION
  • Raj Kapoor, Chief Strategy Officer – Lyft
5:00pm SPECIAL CLOSING RECEPTION: 10 YEAR CELEBRATION NETWORKING PARTY!

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*** Please email your contact at Landmark to request an invitation.