Old Train Station
Old Train Station, Kaufmann St, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

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Event Date Mon Sep 16 IDT - Thu Sep 19 IDT (about 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EST): Mon Sep 16 1:00am - Thu Sep 19 7:00am
Location Old Train Station
Kaufmann St, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Region EMEA

DLD is Israel’s largest hi-tech conference, happening once a year usually around September time. Thousands of hi-tech professionals, entrepreneurs, and investors from Israel and abroad gather for the prestigious international festival and conference dealing with innovation, digital media, science and culture. The conference aims to lay the groundwork for future innovations and technological developments, offering professionals and senior executives in the global hi-tech industry a platform for exchanging ideas and networking.


2019 Speakers

Yossi Vardi
Chairman, DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival

Steffi Czerny
Founder, DLD

Gervais Pellissier
Delegate Chief Executive Officer, Orange

Ron Huldai
Mayor, Tel Aviv–Yafo

Ruth Koren
CO-Founders, DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival

Orly Shani
CO-Founders, DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival

Sina Afra
CEO and Founder, Tiko

Aharon Aharon
CEO, Israel Innovation Authority

Ido Aharoni
Place Branding Specialist Professor of International Relations, New York University

Meir Avidan
VP, Business Development International, Cellebrite

Barak Avraham
Founder and CEO, From Survival to Leadership

Raz Bachar
Managing Director, Microsoft For Startups, Israel

Ido Bachelet
Founder, Augmanity

Janma Bardi
Co-Chair, Volcano Summit

Michael Bayle
Executive Vice President, Amadeus

Vasily Belov
CEO, Skolkovo Ventures

Eran Bechor
Researcher, Heller Institute of Medical Research of the Israeli Defense Forces Medical Corps

Barak Berkowitz
Director Operations and Strategy, MIT Media Lab

Dita Bronicki
Founder, Ormat Group

Ilan Buganim
FEVP, Head of Data Division, Bank Leumi

John Calian
Senior Vice President, Deutsche Telekom AG

William Carbone
Chairman of TEC CZ|SK, IBM Academy of Technology Member, IBM

Liam Casey
Founder and CEO, PCH

Emmanuel Cassimatis
Partner, European region, SAP.iO Fund

Thomas Chalumeau
Chief Strategy Officer Orange MEA, Orange

Sagi Chemetz
CEO, Blink Havas

Pearly Chen
Vice President, HTC

Rapha Cohen
Head of Product, WAZE

Sir Ronald Cohen
Chairman, The Portland Trust and Global Steering Group

Toby Coppel
Co-founder and Partner, Mosaic Ventures

Max Conze
CEO, ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE

David Dana
Head of VC Investments, European Investment Fund

Gilad de Vries
SVP of Strategy, Outbrain

Michael Diederich
CEO of Commercial Banking Germany, UniCredit Bank AG

David Domingo
Head of Innovation Hub, Mobile World Capital Barcelona

Dorit Dor
Vice President, Products, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Pere Duran
Event Director, 4YFN

Francois Dufour
Director, Startup Scouting & Promotion, Orange

Mirek Dusek
Deputy Head of Geopolitical and Regional Affairs - Head of the Middle East and North Africa, World Economic Forum

Shai Efrati
Director of the Sagol Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Research, Shamir Medical Center, Israel.

Anna Farberov
Global Venture and Innovation Team, PepsiCo

Zeev Farbman
Co-Founder & CEO, Lightricks

Amir Farhi
VP of Global Strategic Alliances & Business Development, WalkMe

Moshe Friedman
Head of Amdocs Ventures, Amdocs

Alexander Gerfer
CEO & CTO, Würth Elektronik eiSos GmbH & Co. KG

Eyal Gever
Contemporary Artist - Passionate about Technology

Dror Globerman

Marc Goldberg
Founding Partner, Maslow Capital Partners

Steve Greenberg
Founder and CEO, S-Curve Records

Pierre-Louis de Guillebon
CEO, Orange Events

Leora Hadar
Europe Department Director and the Smart Mobility Sector, Ministry of Economy & Industry

Steven Haft
Head of Global Partnerships, Consensys

Avihai Hajaj
CTO and Microsoft Azure MVP, CloudEdge

Dana Haklai
8 years old

Aaron Harris
CTO, Sage

Yariv Hasar
General Manager, Amdocs Development

Amos Horev
Former President, Technion

Irit Idan
Executive Vice President for Research and Development, Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.

Petra Jenner
Senior Vice President EMEA, SalesForce

Dan Kadec
eCommerce Manager, Unilever

Prof. Eugene Kandel
CEO, Start-Up Nation Central

Miki Kanayama
Global Account Producer, Dentsu

Sean Kane

Oren Kaniel
CEO & Co-founder, AppsFlyer

Amit Keren
Managing Director, Deutsche Telekom

Amit Keren
Managing Director, Deutsche Telekom Israel

Lou Kerner
Founding Partner, CryptoOracle

Michal Kissos Hertzog
CEO, Pepper

Jeremie Kletzkine
VP of Business Development, Start-Up Nation Central

Jim Knight
Chief Education Advisor at TES, Member of House of Lords UK

Lucas Korol
Head of Product Development, Code & Pepper

Adam Kostyál
Senior Vice President - Head of European Listings, Nasdaq

Daniel Kraft
Faculty Chair for Medicine, Singularity University, Founder and Chair, Exponential Medicine

Julia Kraut
Partner and Director of Global Events, Cybertech

Jack Kreindler
Physician, Physiologist and serial technology entrepreneur, The Centre for Health and Human Performance

Naomi Krieger Carmy
Head of Societal Challenges Division, Israel Innovation Authority

Ariel Levanon
VP Cyber Security, Mellanox

Maurice Lévy
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Publicis Groupe

Reshef Mann
CTO & Co-founder, AppsFlyer

Michal Michaeli
Director of International Economic Development, Tel Aviv Global

Nir Miretzky

Alexandra Mikityuk
Head of Blockchain Technology, Deutsche Telekom Innovation Labs

Thomas Morel
R&D Director – Custom Solutions, JCDecaux

Howard Morgan
Chairman, B Capital Group

Richard Muirhead
Managing Partner, Fabric Ventures

Ariel Munafo
Co-Founder and CBO, CloudEdge

Ravi Narayan
Chief Executive Officer, T-Hub

Elliot Noss
President and Chief Executive Officer, Tucows

Gilad Novik
Partner, The Lakeside Team

Alyona Novgorodskaya
CEO and founder, Global Israeli Initiative

Jake Nunley
Senior Researcher, The Business of Cities

Shaul Olmert
Co-founder and CEO, Playbuzz

Yifat Oron
CEO, LeumiTech

Emi Palmor
Director General, Ministry of Justice

Slagin Parakatil
Global Product Manager for Quality of Living, Personal Tax & Employee Mobility Guides, Mercer

Assaf Parker
Digital Health Technologies, Ministry of Health, Israel

Shez Partovi
Worldwide Lead for Healthcare, Life Sciences and Genomics, Amazon Web Services

Dr. Karol Przystalski
CTO, Codete

Ethan Ramon

Itay Rahat
Associate VP, Consumer Marketing Products, Warner Music Group

Marc Rennard
CEO Orange Digital Investment & President of Orange Digital Ventures, Orange

Rony Ross
Founder and Chairman, Panorama Software inc

Maurizio Rossi
Fouder, H-FARM

Roberto Saint Malo
Managing Partner, BetaAngels Management

Avi Sarma
Managing Partner, GRIL Ventures

Daniel Seal
Founder & CEO, UnBound Innovations

Eytan Schwartz
CEO, Tel Aviv Global

Limor Schweitzer

Stephan Schwarzinger
Professor and Manager of the North Bavarian NMR-Centre, University of Bayreuth

Shaukat Shamim
Founder & CEO, Youplus

Amit Shafrir
Co- Founder & CEO, Quiv

Lior Shalev
CEO & Co-Founder, Algaemor

Lysbeth Sherman
Founder & President, States of Minds

Oded Shoseyov
Prof. Protein Engineering and Nano-Biotechnology, Hebrew University

Barak Sharabi
Founder, Infinity Technologies

Leah Shwed
Head of Innovation Unit, Israel Police

Lior Sion
CTO and Chairman of the Board, Bringg

Roger Spitz
Senior Strategic M&A Adviser

Yuval Tal
Serial Entrepreneur

Kartik Taneja
Director - Channel Sales EMEA, Google Customer Solutions

Jussi Tapio
Strategic Growth Advisor, Ghost

Ellie Taguri

Kammie Taguri

Masakazu Takamori
Senior Solution Director, Dentsu

Karen Tal
Founder & CEO, Tovanot B’Hinuch (Educational Insights)

Jeroen Tas
Chief Innovation & Strategy Officer, Royal Philips

David Tennenhouse
Chief Research Officer, VMware

Dan Tolkowsky
Former Commander, IAF

Mikhail Tykuchinskiy
Director for Development, Skolkovo Foundation

Antoine Vaissie
Business Development Manager EMEA, Alibaba

Aleix Valls
CEO and Co-founder, Liquid

Martin Varsavsky
Founder and Chairman, Prelude Fertility

Oded Vardi
Co- Founder, TLV Media Lab

Tamar Vardi

Ronen Viner
Head of Strategy, Innovation and Business Development, Meuhedet Health Services

Arkady Volozh
Founder and CEO, Yandex

Philipp von Hagen
Member of the Executive Board, Porsche Automobil Holding SE

Aharon Yadlin

David Weinberger
Writer In Residence, Google PAIR

James Waterman
Senior Director, Strategic Relations, Singularity University

Tzahi (Zack) Weisfeld
General Manager, Ignite: Intel for Startups at Intel

Yoram Yaacovi
Venture Partner, Shenzhen Capital Group Co., Ltd

Avi Warshavsky

Ariel Yarnitsky
Entrepreneur; Advisor; Investor

Lilach Haklai

Tomer Shpigler

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Partners

• Leumi Tech
• Leumi
• Pepper
• Pictet
• Orange
• Lake Star
• Israel Innovation Authority
• Aws
• Amdocs
• Apps Flyer
• Berlin Partner
• Havas Blink
• Captain Up
• Codette
• Code & Pepper
• Deutsche Telekom
• Dentsu
• Israel EdTech Week
• Faceboook
• Game 15
• Meuhedet
• Mind Cet
• Ministry of Economy and Industry
• Nasdaq
• Playbuzz
• Samsung Next
• WeWerk
• Snapchat
• Shaping the Future
• Taiwan Trade Center
• Taiwan Excellence
• Taboola
• The Center for Educational Technology