Forum 2015 Agenda 2015

Agenda 2015

A Great Place to Exchange Ideas on Sourcing Growth and Investing in High-Tech

Date: 21 October 2015
Time: 15.30 – 23.00
Neve Schechter (Beit Lorenz), 42 Shlush Street, Tel Aviv


Guest registration and welcome cocktail


Welcome note
Thomas Schornstein, Market Leader Israel, Managing Director, Credit Suisse Private Banking, Zurich


Global tech trends and IPO landscape
John Metz, Managing Director, Global Technology Banking Division, Credit Suisse Investment Banking, San Francisco


Pre-IPO market trends
Adam Kostyál, Head of International Listings, Nasdaq, Stockholm


Private Equity – a viable partner for growth companies
Richard Sanders, Co-Head of Global Technology Team, Permira, London


Panel discussion
“Sources of capital for an Israeli high-tech company”
Alan Freudenstein, Managing Partner, Credit Suisse NEXT Investors, New York
Assaf Ben Ami, CFO, ironSource, Tel Aviv
Asaf Homossany, Senior Managing Director EMEA, Nasdaq, London
Gigi Levy-Weiss, Angel Investor, Tel Aviv
Laly David, Business Development Manager, OurCrowd, Jerusalem
Shlomo Dovrat, Founder & Managing Partner, Carmel Ventures, Tel Aviv
Moderator: Philippe Cerf, Co-Head of EMEA Telecom, Media and Technology, Managing Director, Credit Suisse Investment Banking, London


Start-up Pitching Ring Award 2015
“Best of Israeli early stage entrepreneurs”

In partnership with OurCrowd Moderator: Yori Nelken, General Partner, OurCrowd First
2015 Start-up Pitching Ring Tournament
2015 Award ceremony


Networking dinner


End of the event