Merchant Logo Peres Center for Peace and Innovation
Merchant Logo Peres Center for Peace and Innovation, Kedem St 132, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

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Event Date Tue Mar 29 IDT (2 months ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Mon Mar 28 5:00pm - Mon Mar 28 5:00pm
Location Merchant Logo Peres Center for Peace and Innovation
Kedem St 132, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Region EMEA

This event is Axis Innovation's flagship innovation conference and is returning in person for 2022. Organized for the past 8 years and recognized as one of Israel's most effective startup events for dealmaking, Axis Tel Aviv is a unique opportunity to meet, learn, and network with global investors and corporations and leading Israeli tech startups.

This year’s event will focus on the theme of sustainability and ESG, quickly becoming one of the more important and critical topics for corporations and investors around the world. At Axis Tel Aviv, the event will focus on sustainability across 4 key industries:

• Mobility
• Retail
• Fintech
• Health & Sports Tech

Why Attend?
After organizing over 100 in person and virtual events in 20+ countries, we've learned a few things about what makes events effective, engaging, and worth attending.

Limited to 300 attendees
• 50+ International Investors and Corporate Innovators from 20+ countries
• 15 selected Israeli startups pitching on stage, with 60+ additional Israeli startups attending
• Industry-leading keynote speakers, roundtable discussions, themed startup and investor pitches, and masterclasses
• High level networking opportunities, 1-1 meetings, exclusive investor reception and VIP dinner (invitation only)


2022 Speakers


Dan Schulman
President and CEO, PayPal


Iskander Giniyatullin
Partner, Sistema Ventures

Mukesh Jain
Product Lead, Personalization, Amazon

Orr Hameiri
Global Tech Innovation Director, P&G

Yann Assor
Yann Assor – Founder & Managing Partner, BV CAPITAL AFRICA

Rinat Yogev
Partner, GM Ventures

Yoni Blau
Venture Partner, Skywell Ventures

Philip Velmer
Head of Business Unit, NRW Global Business

Matthew Kittay
Partner and Co-chair M&A Practice, Fox Rothschild

Naomi Maryles
Director of Israel BD, DLA Piper

Matan Hazanov
Vice President, Verstra Ventures

Michael Sweet
Partner, Fox Rothschild

Liron Azrielant
Managing Partner, Meron Capital

Jeremy Lustman
Partner, DLA Piper

Alex Baker
Partner, Relay Ventures

Alexander Pak
Investment Director, TMT Investments

Pavel Ezekiev
Managing Director & Founder, Neo Ventures

Hemdat Sagi
Chief of Strategy and Business Development, Konnect-Volkswagen Group Innovation

Patricia Lahy Engel
Program manager, Intuit for Startups

Dr. Michal Vakrat Wolkin
Partner, GFT Ventures

Gizem Yağız
Head of Venture Capital, MEXT Ventures

Simon Weintraub
Partner, Yigal Arnon & Co

Conor Bruton
Open Innovation Manager at British American Tobacco

Dana Eli-Lorch
Founding Partner, Company Capital

Hans-Peter Rohner

Mor Eini
Strategic Partnerships and Growth, APX

Lital Kiperman Vaknin
Strategic Partnerships, Peres Center for Peace and Innovation

Joern Watzke
Senior Director Global B2B Sales, Garmin

Amber Wigmore Alvarez
Associate Professor, IE Business University

Sophia Alj
Co-founder and COO,

Brad McManus
Sr. Investment Director, Applied Ventures

Aiden Connolly
Head of Innovation & Special Projects, Toyota & Lexus IRE

Amir Peled
Senior Vice President, Head of OTT, DATA, and Peering Services at Swisscom AG

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors and Partners

• Moroccan Diplomacy
• Morocco Now
• NRW.Global Business
• DLA Piper
• Fox Rothschild
• Metropole Ruhr Business
• IE University
• Yigal Arnon & Co.

• Global Corporate Venturing
• Hasoub
• CXP Consulting
• Gvahim
• Brooks Keret
• WeWork
• IBM Alpha Zone
• The Nest
• Peres Center
• EcoMotion
• Wolves Summit
• Alon
• Porto
• Startup City
• IVC Data and Insights