How to apply

To apply for a pitch, go to the registration page. Your application will be submitted to the organization committee for selection.

The final list will be online on September 20, 2014.


Argus Cyber Security Ltd. is a security pioneer in the automotive industry, founded by cyber security veterans of the 8200 Israeli Intelligence Unit and backed by major figures in the Israeli industry. Argus incorporates both innovative security methods and proven communication networks practices into comprehensive solutions, enabling OEMs to keep up with ever advancing automotive connectivity without compromising on security.
Yoni Heilbronn
VP Marketing
Yoni Heilbronn serves as the VP Marketing at Argus, the Automotive Cyber Solutions Pioneer. Prior to joining Argus Yoni held various executive positions in leading High-Tech companies, including NICE Systems, Plasan, SuperDerivatives and Olista.


Ori Dadoosh

Green Ride™ has assembled a select team of engineers, designers and marketing experts dedicated to provide innovative sustainable personal transport solutions for urban daily commuters. Our vision is to define personal mobility lifestyle. The company objective is to create worldwide high-quality brand by constant progress, focusing on the hottest markets, and providing our customers with products of ultimate experience using a combination of smart, social, connected, stylish, emotional, gadgetry, and robotics in our products.

Ori Dadoosh (34) has a BSc in mechanical engineering and robotics from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology. Before founding Green Ride Ltd, Ori gained extensive experience in leading large-scale technology projects as Technical Manager for Elbit Systems, an international defense electronics company. Ori practices Tai chi, plays the guitar, and surfs waves.


Mishor 3D’s flagship product, ShadowBox™, is a flexible and scalable Augmented Reality rendering engine, which can be integrated into a variety of platforms such as vehicle Head Up Display (HUD) units, Smart Glasses, Wearable Displays and more. 
Oren Marmur
Chief Operations Officer and Business Development
Oren has over 20 years of experience in the telecom and optical industries, holding several executive, business and technical related positions and specializing in leading advanced technologies into successful execution, market penetration and strong business growth.

Optima Design Automotion

Jamil R. Mazzawi
Founder and CEO
Optima Design Automation is an EDA startup focused on soft-errors and reliability of modern electronic chips to meet ISO-26262. 
Modern chips suffer from soft-errors that are hurting their reliability. Our software solutions, allows chip designers to fully resolve the soft-error problem with minimal production costs increase, to meet the automotive standard ISO-26262. The cost of solving the problem with our tools can be as low as 1% silicon and power increase vs. 30% with other solutions.




Edwin Azzam
Chief Technical Officer
Stereolabs is the leading provider of stereoscopic 3D video processing solutions. We provide high resolution depth sensing technology for autonomous vehicles and industrial markets. Our solutions are stereovision-based and outperform LIDAR scanning in terms of cost and integration.



Guy Kaplinsky

Guy Kaplinsky is an entrepreneur. He established his first company, WBO in Israel. WBO Israel's main focus is in the defense industry, working in more than 25 countries with 15 of the World’s largest defense companies.In 2011 Guy founded and invested in IQP. His goal for IQP is to enable anyone to be able to build applications and to open up new business models that create new revenue streams for hardware manufacturers.

IQP is a system to support OEM, Hardware Makers, Telco,... to turn IoT and connected Car to profitable model and to enable Car Markers to move selling not only cars but also services. IQP enable Car Markers to build their Social Developer Community that will improve their car features and services and reduce their risk that Google and Apple might get into to the car and start to sell Google/Apple cars.


Autotalks is a fabless semiconductor company. It is the world’s leading provider of integrated Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) communication (referred to as V2X) chipset for vehicle safety and mobility applications.
Jacques Berçot
Autotalks Business Development in France
29 years of experience in Automotive Electronics, R&D, Business development, and then General Management for 3 Tier'1 : SAGEM, Johnson Controls Automotive Electronics and VALEO from 2005 to 2010.


Founded Focus Capital Group in 1988  – an Investment Boutique based in Israel, currently serving as its Chairman and CEO. 
Since its establishment and under my leadership, FCG has initiated and concluded various transactions, some by bringing Fortune 100 companies such as EDS, Frito Lay, P&G, Kimberly Clark and others to buy companies in Israel, and some by acquiring troubled publically traded industrial companies, turning them around and selling them to industrial or strategic buyers. Prior to founding FCG, I served as Co- Founder and Chairman of New Dimension Software that was later sold to BMC Software. 
Three years ago I Co-Founded EcoMotion an NGO and global interdisciplinary community engaged in Smart Transportation
Within YPO-WPO, I Co- Founded the Israeli Chapters and acted as champion in many events, local and international and assisted chapters worldwide, like the Touch Israel Experience and WPO Russia.                                             
Born and raised in Israel, father of three children (26, 23, &20), I have B.Sc. from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology and an MBA from INSEAD, and I am also an HBS alumni. As for sport, I train for Triathlon and run long distances