Innovate UK: Global Business Accelerator visit to Israel – Battery Tech

4th March 2018

Innovate UK: Global Business Accelerator visit to Israel – Battery Tech

4th March 2018
International
National Research Centre for Electro Chemical Propulsion
Tel Aviv
Israel
Starts at 8:30am
Ends at 11:00am
Free

Innovate UK’s Global Business Accelerator Programme, delivered by the Enterprise Europe Network, is organising a technology visit to Israel for businesses focused on developing new battery technologies.

Successful applicants will have the opportunity to meet Israeli battery tech companies, research centres and key government agencies, with the aim of developing strong international partnerships for future collaboration/commercialisation.

By registering you are expressing your interest in attending. After registering, you will receive an email inviting you to submit a full application, which will take about 30 minutes to complete.

THE PROGRAMME (Subject to change)

Sunday 4th March

Depart UK – Arrival Tel Aviv

Monday 5th March

  • Intro to Israel

  • Intro to Israel Tech and Battery Tech Sector

  • Visit to Taglit Innovation Centre

  • Company Visit – Tadiran

  • Welcome Dinner

Tuesday 6th March

  • Tour of Bar Illan University laboratories and meetings led by Prof Doran Aubach

  • Company Visit

  • Networking and Matchmaking

  • Network Dinner

Wednesday 7th March

  • Company visit - Ultracharge

  • Company visit – Chakratec

  • Gala Dinner with Israeli Companies

Thursday 8th March

  • Visit to State of the Art Battery Tech Cluster

  • Depart Tel Aviv - UK

KEY DATES

Sun 4 March – Thursday 8th March (inclusive)

Closing date for full application: Wednesday 7th February2018

Briefing event: Tuesday 20th February

BENEFITS OF ACCELERATOR PROGRAMME

  • Pre-visit and in-country briefings providing market information and advice on how to do business in Israel; training on how to improve your pitch and protecting your IP.
  • Exclusive access to the Battery Tech sector and the opportunity to meet key players and research agencies
  • Your profile in the visit brochure to be distributed to the Israeli Battery Tech sector
  • Targeted, pre-arranged meetings at a matchmaking event

ELIGIBILITY

To participate in this visit, your business must be established in the UK.

Please be aware that submitting a full application does not mean you have been accepted onto the Accelerator Programme. It is a competitive process and you will be notified of the outcome by 9 Feb 18.

For more information please contact Andy Bates, Business West andy.bates@businesswest.co.uk

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