IsCham is delighted to invite you to "IsCham Israel Opening Ceremony"

Following a decade of fruitful activity in Beijing and Shanghai, IsCham has arrived to Israel!


We invite you to join us to celebrate the establishment of our office in Tel Aviv, we will welcome Israeli and Chinese business executives, government officials, and key participants in the Sino-Israeli business ecosystem. Featuring a special forum to discuss recent developments and central issues in the Sino-Israeli arena, this event will provide additional networking and cooperation opportunities.



*Successful registration will be notified upon approval

Agenda

5:30 PM - 6 PM
Reception & Refreshments
6 PM - 6:15 PM
6:15 PM - 6:20 PM
IsCham Presentation
6:20 PM - 6:25 PM
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
6:25 PM - 7:10 PM
Panel Discussion
Panel Moderator: Lee Abramovitz
Doing Business in China 2019: Understanding New Opportunities, Tackling Old Challenges
7:10 PM - 7:25 PM
Networking

Speakers

  • Bin Wu (Economic and Commercial Counsellor at Embassy of P.R.C. in Israel)

    Bin Wu

    Economic and Commercial Counsellor at Embassy of P.R.C. in Israel

  • Nechemia (Chemi) J. Peres (Managing General Partner & Co-Founder of Pitango Venture Capital)

    Nechemia (Chemi) J. Peres

    Managing General Partner & Co-Founder of Pitango Venture Capital

    Nechemia (Chemi) J. Peres, chairman of the advisory committee at Impact First Investments, is a Managing General Partner and Co-Founder of Pitango Venture Capital. In 1992, Chemi founded the Mofet Israel Technology Fund, an Israeli venture capital fund publicly traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange. Chemi has served on the boards of several NASDAQ companies such as AudioCodes, BackWeb, Magic Software Enterprises, Aladdin, VocalTec, Orckit Communications and Koor Industries, among others. Chemi currently serves on the boards of numerous Pitango portfolio companies and also for several non-profit organizations. He is chairman of the Peres Center for Peace, board member at Social Finance Israel, and serves on the board of Governors of the Caesarea Foundation. Chemi holds a BSc. degree in Industrial Engineering and MBA from Tel Aviv University. Chemi served as a pilot in the Israeli Air Force for 10 years.

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  • Yuval Ben Sadeh (Chairman at IsCham)

    Yuval Ben Sadeh

    Chairman at IsCham

    Mr. Yuval Ben Sadeh is working in China for the past 15 years. During this time he have established the activity of YAMIT Filtration in China as a REP office as an employee and AST clean water technologies a registered company in china. As it’s founder and one of the investors.

    Yuval have experience as a Senior marketing and sales manager in a global work environment, United States, Australia, Far East, East Africa, Europe and Eastern Europe. Particular expertise in water treatment systems, a business and technical combination.

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  • Tehila Levi Lati (Partner & Lawyer at Zag- S&W)

    Tehila Levi Lati

    Partner & Lawyer at Zag- S&W

    Tehila Levi Lati is a partner and heads the firm’s China practice, managing the long-term cooperation with leading Chinese law firms.
    Tehila has a deep knowledge and vast experience in relation to Chinese and Israeli law, as well as a deep understanding of the Chinese language and culture. Tehila has over 10 years’ experience in the Chinese market, managing the legal services provided to both Israeli companies doing business in China, and Chinese companies doing business in Israel.

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  • Gal Dymant (CEO & Founder of Asia Direct Capital)

    Gal Dymant

    CEO & Founder of Asia Direct Capital

    Mr. Dymant has over 20 years’ experience in China in venture capital and private equity. Career highlights include senior-level management at Merrill Lynch and Managing Director of Far East Investment Ltd., a VC fund specializing in later-stage investments. He is the Co-founder of Zero2IPO, a leading service provider for the Chinese VC and PE industry, and a founder of Sino Outbound, a leading cross border real estate investment platform, and a founder of Wow Fresh, the first dead sea salt therapy company in China.

    Mr. Dymant has invested in more than 20 companies in China, and in the last five years, he is an active angel investor in Israel.

    Mr. Dymant is a Chairman of Asia Direct Capital group, and a representative partner in Pitango venture capital in China. Asia Direct is the leading company in bringing Israeli technologies into the Chinese market. The company is responsible for successfully bringing more than 100 Israeli companies into the Chinese market. In addition, Asia Direct has raised more than $300 M USD from China into Israeli Hi Tech companies in the recent years. Gal holds an MBA from New York University.

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  • Tal Badt (Former Director of Business Development at Tsinghua x-lab)

    Tal Badt

    Former Director of Business Development at Tsinghua x-lab

    Tal Badt served as the Direction of Business Development for Tsinghua x-lab for 5 years, and was part of the founding team to set up China’s top university incubator. In 5 years the x-lab platform has exploded, with over 1,400 startups across all sectors, 530 companies generated, and 160 raising +420 million USD in investment. Tal set up strategic international partnerships including the 2018 Ignite Health initiative between Tsinghua University, Peking University and Merck, led negotiations, and headed new cross-border collaborations, working with corporations, investors, academics, students and the like. Tal also joined the judging panel at the 2018 Future Planet Awards in London.
    A licensed lawyer specializing in IP, Tal got her MBA from the MIT Sloane – Tsinghua program and personally counseled over 300 startups on strategy and IP matters. Having lived in Beijing for 7 years, Tal is back full time in Israel, and is currently consulting and delving deeper into the healthcare world.

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  • Zvi Shalgo (Founder and Chairman of PTL Group)

    Zvi Shalgo

    Founder and Chairman of PTL Group

    Zvi Shalgo is an entrepreneur, manager and investor working in China for over 20 years, he is the Founder and Chairman of PTL Group. He served as Chairman of the Israeli Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai between 2010-2013.

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  • Sarah Qin (General Manager at Easy Business Solutions)

    Sarah Qin

    General Manager at Easy Business Solutions

    http://www.chinalegalconsultant.com

    Easy Business Solutions was founded in 2010 by Sarah Qin, and was the first private company who offers full business solutions to foreign enterprises in China, now EBS has branches in Beijing, Tianjin, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hk.

    Awards:
    Best Service provider by Expat in Beijing in 2017
    Voted as “most wanted visa agency in Beijing in 2016

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  • Yaniv Rosenzweig (CFO APAC division at Netafim)

    Yaniv Rosenzweig

    CFO APAC division at Netafim

    Yaniv is working 8 years at Netafim and 7 years as Director of Finance, in the last 6 months as CFO of APAC division and Managing the Israeli Chinese protocol aspects in the company. He has worked in the past in the High Tech Industry (VeriFone and Medtronic) and in local industrial companies (Tambour, Wisotskey, Rav- Bariah). Mr. Rosenweig holds a BA in economics and MBA in marketing, Bar Ilan University.

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  • Lee Abramovitz (Consumer and Tourism Reporter at Channel 2)

    Lee Abramovitz

    Consumer and Tourism Reporter at Channel 2

    Panel Moderator

    Lee Abramovitz joined the news company in 2006. In 2007 she was appointed system coordinator of the weekend news edition. In 2009, she coordinated the election broadcast of that year. In 2013, she was appointed to the consumer and tourism section of the main edition. In 2016, Keshet broadcasted her film.

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Venue

Urban Place

9 Ehad Ha'am, West Entrance, Migdal Shalom 2F
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

If you have any questions please contact Tslil Kleiman

Contact Organizer

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