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Cybertech 2017: join the press tour and the PM's speech on 31st January
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Cybertech 2017: join the press tour and the PM's speech on 31st January

26 January 2017

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be the keynote speaker at the second-largest exhibition of cyber technologies worldwide, with attendees including state leaders from around the world, global cyber security executives and investors.  

The Cybertech 2017 Conference, held for the fourth year in Israel at Pavilion 2 of the Israel Trade Fairs & Convention Center on January 30th - February 1st is the second largest conference and exhibition of cyber technologies in the world. Cybertech, bringing together leading investors, entrepreneurs and cyber companies, will consist of a conference with prominent international speakers in the field of cyber security, as well as an exhibition hosting over 250 companies and 100 startups that will present innovative problem-solving strategies and solutions to challenges relevant for a wide range of sectors.

Hundreds of foreign delegations, representatives of multinational corporations and foreign investors will travel to Israel to gain exposure to the latest innovations in cyber technologies, and take part in the conference and mega exhibition. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who launched the Israel National Cyber authority devoted entirely to cyberwarfare, will open the Cybertech Conference as the keynote speaker.

The event will provide a unique platform for discussion about the latest cyber-related technological developments through panel discussions such as challenges and solutions for the cyber industry, international collaboration between law enforcement authorities around the world, cognitive computing issues, and the future of cyber security for the fintech industry. Furthermore, Cybertech will also host a variety of other events and complexes dedicated to current issues and breakthroughs, such as an Israeli startup pavilion with 100 different presentations by cyber companies, a hacker zone which will include an IoT hacking challenge and unique cyber-themed escape rooms, a Start Up competition and more.

In addition to the unique opportunity to discover the latest innovations in the local and global cyber community, Cybertech presents problem-solving strategies and solutions to challenges for a wide range of sectors including finance, defense, transportation, utilities, R&D, energy, manufacturing, service sectors, health, media, government, and more.

The event will allow businesses, startups, investors, government officials, military personnel, ambassadors and exhibition visitors to focus on networking, strengthening existing alliances, and forming new ones.

A special Press Tour:

A special press tour will be held at the conference and will highlight the various exhibitions. The tour will be escorted by Ami Rojkes Dombe, Cyber and Defense Editor, and will include a brief by Haim Tomer (former head of division in the Mossad,) and Erez Kliener (former Director of Israel's National Cyber Security Authority and Director of Information Security at the Shin Bet). They will talk about cyber challenges in the Middle East Israel's preparedness for the cyber-attacks and its efforts to contribute to global cyber security. Ofer Schnieder will give over a special brief about the current trends and developments in Israeli Cyber industry, up and coming Israeli cyber startups and developments.

To register, please email: or call 0542533034- Yardena Avriel Lato