Jerusalem – Feb. 5, 2020  OurCrowd, the global venture investing platform and Israel’s leading venture investor, will feature Jason Greenblatt, architect of President Trump’s Peace to Prosperity plan, among the global line-up of top speakers at the OurCrowd Global Investor Summit on Feb. 13, 2020. This will be Greenblatt’s first public appearance in Israel since the “Deal of the Century” was unveiled at the White House in January.

A full day of keynote speeches, investor spotlights and specialist panels will feature some of the world’s leading business executives, investors and entrepreneurs. More than 20,000 people have registered to participate in the Summit, the largest business event in Israel’s history and the biggest investor gathering in the Middle East. Investors, entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and venture capitalists have registered from more than 180 countries, many of them visiting Israel for the first time.

“Yet again, thousands of attendees at the OurCrowd Global Investor Summit will hear world class speakers and cutting-edge content,” said OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved. “Over 200 different speakers will address three plenary sessions, alongside 33 concurrent breakout sessions, as well as over 100 interactive technology booths to explore. The biggest problem attendees will have is how to choose what to attend and what to miss. But, there’s always next year!”

Among the key speakers at the Summit:

  • Jason Greenblatt, former Assistant to the President of the United States & Special Representative for International Negotiations
  • Saul Singer, Author, ‘Start-Up Nation’
  • Ronald Kruszewski, Chairman & CEO, Stifel Financial Corporation
  • Jun Sawada, President & CEO, NTT Holdings
  • Dave Mosley, CEO, Seagate Technology
  • Ruth Arnon, Immunology Researcher, former President of the Israel Academy of Sciences
  • Aharon Aharon, CEO, Israel Innovation Authority
  • Ferid Murad, Nobel Laureate in medicine, Board Member SaNOtize
  • Michael Eisenberg, Co-Founder & Equal Partner, Aleph
  • Mitch Garber, Chairman, Investor, Cirque du Soleil
  • Isaac Herzog, Chairman, Jewish Agency for Israel
  • Marta Plana, Board Member, FC Barcelona
  • Jim Adler, Managing Director, Toyota AI Ventures
  • Michael Sutherland, Chief Transformation Officer, Real Madrid CF
  • Keren Elazari, Cybersecurity Security Analyst, Author & Researcher

For interview opportunities with these and other experts at the OurCrowd Global Investor summit, apply now for your VIP media pass at summit.ourcrowd.com or contact: Leah Stern, OurCrowd Dir. of Communications / leah@ourcrowd.com / +44 747 019 6826  / Estee Yaari, OurCrowd Press Office /  estee.yaari@ourcrowd.com / +972 50-200-7072

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About OurCrowd:

OurCrowd is a global venture investing platform that empowers institutions and individuals to invest and engage in emerging companies. The most active venture investor in Israel, OurCrowd vets and selects companies, invests its capital, and provides its global network with unparalleled access to co-invest and contribute connections, talent and deal flow. OurCrowd builds value for its portfolio companies throughout their lifecycles, providing mentorship, recruiting industry advisors, navigating follow-on rounds and creating growth opportunities through its network of multinational partnerships. With $1.4 billion of committed funding, and investments in 200 portfolio companies and 20 venture funds, OurCrowd offers access to its membership of 41,000 individual accredited and institutional investors, family offices, and venture capital partners from over 183 countries to invest alongside, at the same terms. OurCrowd’s portfolio is diversified across sectors and stages, ranging from seed and series A through late stage and pre-IPO firms. Since its founding in 2013, OurCrowd portfolio companies have been acquired by some of the most prestigious brands in the world, including Uber, Canon, Oracle, Nike, and Intel. To register and get involved, visit www.ourcrowd.com.

About the OurCrowd Global Investor Summit: Where the startup world gathers”

The 2020 OurCrowd Global Investor Summit is one of the premier events in the tech industry, and the largest business conference in Israel. The 2020 Summit will take place February 13.  In 2019, over 18,000 people from 189 countries registered to attend what has become the fastest-growing tech conference in the world. The Summit provides unprecedented insight into the world of startup venture capital, with exclusive exposure to cutting-edge technologies, the entrepreneurs behind them, and the corporate leaders deploying them. Top investors, venture capitalists, corporate partners, entrepreneurs and journalists come from around the world to get business done. The Summit anchors a week of events that include corporate meetups, VC forums, insider access to accelerators and labs, and cultural excursions, as well as nightly opportunities for great food, drink and networking with the global crowd. As Forbes reported, Summit Week in Israel was “the place to be.” Thousands more will participate through livestreaming.  Learn more at summit.ourcrowd.com.

Media toolkit https://summit.ourcrowd.com/media-toolkit/
Blog https://summit.ourcrowd.com/blog/ 
2019 highlights https://summit.ourcrowd.com/2019-highlights/
2019 videos and Photos https://events.ourcrowd.com/summit2019/session-videos-and-photos/

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