As innovators and VCs from all over the world we gathered to celebrate the wonder of tech entrepreneurship, the Israeli innovation ecosystem and its supporters are fighting a war over its existence, a war against terror.
Our #TechWeekNYC event was focused on standing with Israel and the mobilization of the Israeli innovation ecosystem and the investors that support it. Following an address by the Deputy Chief of the Israeli Mission to the US, Eliav Benjamin, with an overview from the front lines on the use of innovation to stop misinformation and attacks, a panel, honored by the Israeli Acting Consul General to New York, Tsach Saar, which has shared what innovators, VCs and Investors can do to support Israel and the situation.
We stand united with a strong message on our stance with Israel. Supporting innovation, is fighting against terror.
Thanks for everyone which arrived to support and contributed to the success of this event.
It was remarkable to reconnect with so many amazing policy leaders, share the vision of OpenPolicy and engage with governments on what more can be done to connect policymakers with innovators, including by leveraging technology. We had a wonderful roundtable focusing on product security and IoT challenges and emerging standards and regulations. Policymakers and government stakeholders are a key enabler of our mission to democratize access to policy
Alongside ThriveDX, NightDragon and Deutsche Telekom OpenPolicy has hosted leaders in government, policy experts, leading entrepreneurs, executives, and VC investors for a dinner overlooking the Mediterranean at SEATARA.
It was truly an evening to remember, and these photos capture the insightful discussions. It was a pleasure discussing the latest trends at the intersection of security, policy, regulation, and innovation and how they impact the cyber industry.
The cyber "human factor" and workforce training, skilling, and re-skilling is top of mind for nations and businesses alike.We just got to train more cyber professionals and bring more diverse skill sets to join this profession, while raising the bar for cyber skilling to all developers. From the implementation of the White House National Cybersecurity Strategy and Workforce Strategy to the EU Skills Academy - we know Cyber Workforce is a top priority for global governments. We were able to discuss this with an audience of CISOs and Policy Leaders.