On Oct 2nd, we hosted Tracy Guo, Director of Investment for Ctrip, for a full day of back to back meetings with Israeli startups at our offices, as well as a visit to the Citibank innovation lab to see and learn about what is going on in the fintech world.
Thank you very much Tracy for your visit. We hope to have you and other members of Ctrip back in Israel soon. Also, thank you for Tsafrir Atar and the Citibank lab team for hosting us in their facility and sharing your experience and knowledge..
On Oct 31st and Nov 1st, Graeme Barron, Director of M&A for Skyscanner, met with about 15 startups and, of course, enjoyed Tel Aviv a bit.
The following day, we visited Daimler (Mercedes Benz) R&D innovation offices to see the latest within the boiling hot automotive technology scene, Israel has more than 600 startups dedicated to Automotive, many with application to Travel and other verticals.
Thank you Graeme for taking the time to visit us, and thank you Adi Ofek and Eyal Mayer from the Daimler innovation team for hosting us and sharing with us some great insights on the Israeli tech ecosystem.