On June 28 in Tel Aviv, we’re hosting the TechCrunch Meetup + Pitch-Off in Tel Aviv — and it’s gonna be a blast!
We have a good lineup of judges who are likely to pay attention to the shortly-to-be-announced startup pitches and crown the winner of the Tel Aviv Pitch-Off. Tickets are nevertheless readily available, so get yours nowadays.
In addition to a couple of on-stage interviews, you’ll get to see 10 companies pitching and fiercely competing for first put.
These startups will have particularly one particular minute to pitch their product or service (with no slides) to a panel of area VC judges and TechCrunch editors. At the end of the night time, we’ll crown the winner of the Tel Aviv Pitch-Off.
But a competition devoid of prizes is no fun, proper? The winner will get a table in Startup Alley at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco or Berlin. 2nd and 3rd areas will respectively get two tickets and one particular ticket for Disrupt Berlin.
So devoid of further more ado, in this article are the 10 startups pitching at the TechCrunch Tel Aviv Meetup:
- HiGrade – Cannabis Investigation
- Upstream Security
A competition would not be a competition devoid of judges! Be sure to meet up with the illustrious group who are likely to be a part of us on stage next week:
Ilana Golan, Golan Ventures
Ilana Golan is a Serial Entrepreneur, Mentor and Trader. Selected as 40 top rated women to watch in 2016 and Silicon Valley Company Journal Women of Affect for 2017.
Bringing twenty several years of engineering, product or service, product sales, operations and entrepreneurial knowledge to help principally Israel primarily based startups do well in the US. Performing with many accelerators in the bay area these as Google Launchpad to mentor and open the proper doors to their startups.
As a result of Golan Ventures, Ilana has produced the Bridge of Innovation – Bridging company innovation efforts with pertinent startups that have the answers required. Performing closely with Israel Chamber of Commerce and Israel Trade to deliver the most effect to the two sides.
Ilana was concerned with dozens of companies in the past several years outside of the types she started – as investor, advisor, mentor or board member which include Placer, ThinkUp, Givem, Prize4Life, Precise Wellness, Supermetrics.io and many more.
Most important Fascination: Smart household, iOT, AI, Self driving cars, AR and social effect.
Ilana begun her occupation as an F-16 flight teacher and the first lady to become a commander in demand of teaching of all F-16 pilots.
Ilana is regularly a keynote speaker in conferences and universities speaking about innovation, entrepreneurship and her knowledge as an F-16 Flight teacher, breaking boundaries.
Kira Radinsky, eBay
Yifat Oron, LeumiTech CEO
Yifat Oron is the CEO of LeumiTech and is in demand of leveraging Leumi Group’s international abilities to aid technological innovation companies’ financing requires. Yifat has somewhere around twenty several years of knowledge doing the job with technological innovation companies, in enterprise capital, banking, and consulting. She expended most of her occupation as a Partner at Vertex Enterprise Cash.
Prior to joining Vertex, Yifat was a technological innovation investment banking affiliate at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in New York, throughout which she analyzed mergers and acquisitions, fairness offerings, set revenue and syndicated financings. Beforehand, she expended 3 several years at the Directorate of R&D of the Israeli Ministry of Defense wherever she obtained the rank of Lieutenant in the Economics, Budget & Regulate Department.
At 34, Yifat was chosen as one particular of the promising “40 less than 40” in the Higher-Tech and enterprise capital class. She has served on major technological innovation companies boards, and is a speaker at many of the notable higher tech conference in Israel and about the globe.
Yifat holds an MBA from Tel Aviv College and a B.Sc. in Economics and Administration from the Technion.