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February 11-13, 2020 | Jerusalem, Israel

Confirmed Sessions — Stay Tuned for New Additions!

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. Speakers are never paid — passion and expertise are the only criteria. Attendees have become accustomed to being wowed by the content, inspired by the ideas, and surprised by the unexpected.

08:00 - 20:00
OurCrowd 1:1 facilitated meetings
no hall

In an intimate and customized gathering, investors, entrepreneurs and corporate innovation executives will have the opportunity to trade ideas and get business done.  From its unique position at the center of the global tech ecosystem, OurCrowd facilitates the meetings to ensure the right people are getting together.

08:30 - 16:30
OurCrowd Advisory Forums (invite only)
no hall

OurCrowd Advisory Forums harness the extensive knowledge and experience held by OurCrowd’s most elite investors and senior corporate contacts. Knowledge Advisors from all over the globe will share perspectives, leverage their networks, and tackle the biggest challenges in their sector.

09:00 - 19:00
OurCrowd Tech Tours (invite only)
All Around Israel

Sneek peek into Israel's cutting-edge technologies and high velocity growth.

18:00 - 23:00
Tel Aviv Nightlife Event
Tel Aviv

Join the Summit crowd at one of the hottest nightspots in Tel Aviv, a center of innovation as well as legendary partying.  The networking and good times promise to be epic.  Location to be announced.

09:00 - 16:00
OurCrowd Leaders Forum (invite only)

Investor Track 

ICC

Meet with other sophisticated investors for rich content, including tutorials, roundtables and educational workshops.

Corporate and CEO Track

ICC

Workshop with fellow CEOs and corporate representatives to discuss challenges and best practices of the startup-corporate partnership potential, including roundtables and informative discussion with peers.

Roundtables 

ICC

The traditional OurCrowd roundtable discussion, but new and improved

Lunch 

ICC

Delicious mix of gourmet Middle Eastern and Mediterranean food.

Pre-Scheduled Networking

ICC

An unparalleled opportunity to connect with leaders of the tech ecosystem.

18:00 - 20:30
OurCrowd Cocktail Gala (invite only)
Israel Museum

The OurCrowd Cocktail Gala brings together luminaries of the tech ecosystem from inside and outside Israel for an evening of wonderful food, fine wine, and great conversation.

19:00 - 22:00
Jerusalem Nightlife Event
no hall

Don’t miss the chance to extend the networking and good times into the night at an iconic nightspot in Jerusalem.  The Summit crowd will gather for great food, drink, and conversation.  Location to be announced.

08:00 - 09:00
Breakfast and Registration
Break hall
09:00 - 10:30
Opening Plenary (doors open 8:30)

Startups: Making a Difference 

Plenary Hall

A series of eye-opening sessions revealing how startup technologies are creating astonishing solutions to old problems, overturning industries, and impacting individuals and societies alike. Showcases from the entrepreneurs, corporate leaders, and investors making it happen – as well as the people whose lives are being changed by the tech.

The State of the Crowd

Plenary Hall

OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved provides an intriguing update on the tech landscape, the Innovation Nation, and how the crowd continues to revolutionize startup investing. He will also debut a special video presentation.

Summit Preview 

Plenary Hall

Highlights of the incredible spectrum of Summit programming, opportunities for networking, and tips on how best to take advantage. 

10:30 - 10:55
Networking Break
Break hall
10:55 - 11:45
Breakout Sessions 1

OurCrowd University 

OurCrowd University

Get schooled on the fundamentals of investing in startups in this three-part intensive course. Front-line experts will teach you everything you need to know, from valuations and term sheet essentials to deal selection and portfolio diversification.

11:45 - 12:10
Networking Break
Break hall
12:10 - 13:00
Breakout Sessions 2

Eat the Sharks: The Startups Grill The VCs

Teddy A

We’re turning the tables again on the venture capitalists, as the founders of two successful startups put the feet of three leading investors to the fire. The VCs compete to explain what they can do for their investments, illuminating the upsides and downsides of the whole venture process. Once again, the sharks are in the cages, looking out.

13:00 - 14:00
Lunch & Networking
Break hall
14:00 - 15:15
Mid-Day Plenary (doors open 13:30)

Global News Desk: Tech Announcements and More

Plenary Hall

Breaking news and features on major announcements from around the world, including OurCrowd, portfolio companies, partners and more.

Top 10 Tech Trends for 2020

Plenary Hall

What’s going to be hot, disruptive, and actionable in the coming year. A highly anticipated presentation by senior OurCrowd investing leaders.

15:15 - 15:40
Networking Break
Break hall
15:40 - 16:30
Breakout Sessions 3

Demo Theater: No Pitches, Just Wow

Teddy A

A lineup of the coolest, most eye-popping technologies from leading-edge startups. Live demonstrations by the innovators themselves, with a bit of unique audience participation mixed in.

16:30 - 16:55
Networking Break
Throughout the Venue, Break hall
16:55 - 18:10
Closing Plenary (doors open 16:30)

TEK Talks

Plenary Hall

Educational, entertaining, and inspiring presentations from the most interesting high-profile figures in the industry and beyond. A can’t-miss session for Summit attendees.

Maimonides Award

Plenary Hall

The third annual OurCrowd Maimonides Award for Lifetime Achievement in Science, Leadership and Menschlichkeit presented to true legends.

18:10 - 20:00
Post-Summit Party
Agam

Let loose at the legendary OurCrowd post-Summit party, featuring Israeli craft beer and a whole bunch of surprises.

20:30 - 23:55
ShukTech: Drink. Network. Party. (Open to the Public)
Mahane Yehuda Market

ShukTech meshes the power of the tech ecosystem with the amazing culinary and social experiences of Mahane Yehuda Market, the cultural center of Jerusalem. At the end of Summit Day, attendees will experience a night of informal pitches, CEO meetups, delicious food, craft beers, live music, and video art in the heart of the hopping market. Buses will be available from the Summit Day venue directly to Mahane Yehuda.