Stepping up the ‘Start-up Nation’

ByDEBORAH DANAN
December 19, 2013 17:59

Karin Mayer Rubinstein, one of the most influential ladies in Israel’s life sciences and technology industries speaks about innovation and women in hi-tech.




IATI’s CEO Karin Mayer Rubinstein at IATI’s MNC Conference 2013

start up 521. (photo credit:Courtesy)

The story of Israel’s entrepreneurial prowess has received so much attention that you’d be hard-pressed to find an Israeli who doesn’t have a story about a buddy from the army who became an overnight millionaire with a splashy exit.

Today’s start-up generation might be viewed as the followers of the country’s early agricultural pioneers. The question is, what needs to happen for that generation to mature – so that the “Start-up Nation” will truly evolve into a nation of major international technology players?

Read More...

Related Content
The opening of Jerusalem aquarium has been delayed as sharks and other fish have died.
August 23, 2017
THIS WEEK IN JERUSALEM

By PEGGY CIDOR