MIXiii Conference 2014 Announces The Participation Of A Prestigious Panel Of CEOs To Kick-Off The Event

  MIXiii Conference 2014 Announces The Participation Of A Prestigious Panel Of
  CEOs To Kick-Off The Event

 The Premier Israel Hi-tech And Biomed Conference Is Set To Take Place In Tel
Aviv On May 20th - 22nd; Organization Shares That Registration Is Set To Close
                                On April 30th

MIXiii Conference 2014

Business Wire

TEL AVIV, Israel -- April 10, 2014

Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI), the leading umbrella
organization for the Israeli tech industry, announced today the participation
of four global business leaders who will participate in a special CEO panel to
kick-off the MIXiii 2014 conference which is set to take place in Tel Aviv
this May. MIXiii is a unique merger of Israel’s two preeminent industry
conferences; the IATI hi-tech conference and the IATI biomed conference.

The CEO panel, moderated by the godfather of the Israeli tech industry, Yossi
Vardi, features a world class selection of business leaders including:

  *Weili Dai - President and Co-Founder, Marvell Technology Group
  *Michel Combes - Chief Executive Officer, Alcatel Lucent
  *Barry Greene - President & Chief Operating Officer, Alnylam
    Pharmaceuticals
  *Charles N. Kahn III - President and Chief Executive Officer, Federation of
    American Hospitals

The CEO panel will immediately follow the opening remarks by the Israeli
President Shimon Peres, and will set the tone for the event with its focus on
the two main subjects of the conference: biomed and hi-tech.

Karin Mayer Rubinstein, CEO of IATI: “We’re incredibly honored to host such a
prestigious panel of CEOs, who bring a wealth of experience and knowledge from
the global economy. This panel is just a small part of the incredible agenda
that we have created for MIXiii, and we are optimistic about the potential the
event has for forging new partnerships and cooperations between Israel and the
International business community.”

This unique new format of the conference will also integrate the government
perspective through a partnership with the Office of Chief Scientist (OCS) of
the Israeli Ministry of Economy. The OCS is sponsoring a startup competition
that will take place at the event and is offering support for startups who are
interested in participating and presenting their platforms to a an audience of
Israeli and global innovators.

The conference is focusing on a broad variety of subjects, and over a 100
company presentations:

  *Ad tech/Internet monetization model
  *Big data technology and apps
  *Innovations in funding venture (crowdfunding, micro funds, accelerators
    corporate vc)
  *China - partnership
  *Startup cities
  *The Med Tech Makeover: Beauty Tips from the Big Boys
  *The Changing Landscape of Pricing and Reimbursement
  *Going Public
  *Presentations by over a hundred companies
  *Financial tech
  *Cyber
  *Agritech-food safety
  *The future of transportation/automotive
  *Internet of things

About IATI:
IATI, run by CEO Karin Mayer Rubinstein is the largest umbrella organization
representing the hi-tech and life sciences industries. With over 450 members,
its mission is to strengthen the Israeli hi-tech and life science industries
across the whole value chain while creating global, technological, and
innovational leadership. MIXiii is its first ever conference to bring together
Israel’s burgeoning hi-tech and life science sectors. In previous years IATI
hosted two separate events: the Israel Hi-Tech Conference and the Israel
Biomed Conference.

Contact:

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