San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Series A Pitch for Israeli Companies
On March 9th in partnership with Israel Economic Mission and Jews for Entrepreneurship is hosting the Israel Startup Showcase in New York City. Israeli startups raising post-seed capital will have an opportunity to pitch to and field questions from a panel of NYC-based VCs. There will be ample networking opportunities before and after the companies’ presentations.
We are currently fielding applications from Israeli startups to participate. Presenting Israeli companies must meet the following criteria:
- Sectors: IT Security, Enterprise IT, Cybersecurity, Block Chain, Lending, Logistics/Transportation, Big Data/ Data Analytics, Mobile Saas/Saas, Healthcare IT, Microservices, and Augmented Reality.
- Are currently raising $5-15M
- Have raised previous investment
- U.S. is one of the company’s main markets
- Product is finished and have initial customer traction
If you are interested to apply to present before the investor panel and audience, please fill out this application.
If you have any questions about this event, please contact Michal Tavrosvky at email@example.com or Erik Blumberg at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Companies selected to pitch will have access to VIP reception plus complementary demo table.
If your startup is not selected and/or interested to attend the event, please look at the ticket options for startup demo tables or sponsorships.
Series A Showcase is generously organized by JFE and The Israel Economic Mission.
Brian Feinstein- Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners
Lou Kerner- Managing Director, The Israel Syndicate
Brian Smiga- Partner, Alpha Venture Partners
Lylan Masterman- Principal, White Star Capital
Adi Levanon - Director of Investments, FinTech Collective
Vipin Chamakkala- Investor, Work-Bench Ventures
6:00-6:30 - Registration and Refreshments.
6:30pm - 6:45 - Opening Remarks by JFE and Israel Economic Mission
6:45 - 8:00pm Pitch Presentations – 5 min each with Q&A from the panel and questions from the audience
8:00 - 9:00 - Networking and Refreshments
Sponsor Demo Table - $3,000 (includes 3 VIP reception tickets, demo table, logo on event link, social media, and printed material).
Startup Demo Table - $200 (demo table showcase during the main event)
Jews For Entrepreneruship (JFE) Organization
JFE was founded in 2009 in San Francisco with the mission to create a thriving ecosystem of innovation; bridge generations of Jewish and Israeli founders, investors, and technologists; to be the launchpad to success for high potential startups; recognize extraordinary achievements in technology and innovation by the Jewish people. Programs include JFE startup accelerator, Series A pitch, networking events, and memberships. With offices in San Francsico and New York City, JFE launched new chapters in Los Angeles and Boston. http://jfenetwork.com/
Israel Economic Mission
The Government of Israel Economic Mission in New York is part of the Foreign Trade Administration at the Israeli Ministry of Economy. Our goal is to promote trade and investment between Israel and the United States, particularly the markets on the East Coast (including Philadelphia, Boston, the Carolinas, and NYC).
We promote collaboration between Israeli and U.S. companies in a variety of sectors, including aerospace, automotive, consumer goods, clean energy, food, homeland security, IT, water technology, and wine. We offer opportunities from Israel to local business communities, in addition to general information information about the economy, specific sectors, or specific companies. http://www.israeltrade.nyc
When & Where
JFE is the leading tech hub for Israeli and Jewish entrepreneurs, investors, and technologists. Since its founding in 2009 in San Francisco, JFE continues to grow, innovate, and bring new programs to entrepreneurial millenials across the US and Israel.