- The Jewish Confederation of Ukraine and Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center will publish a book about the 2,5 thousand Ukrainians who saved Jews from the Nazis
- The Holocaust Memorial will be built in Kyiv: the concept of memorialization of Babyn Yar was presented
- At least 4 dead in terror attack near Vienna synagogue
- Norman Naimark joined the Scientific Council of the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center
- Nearly 80 years after the Babyn Yar massacre, Ukrainian researchers lift victims out of anonymity
Leaders of the Israeli technology industry will visit Kyiv at the end of October
Israeli Innovation Week in Ukraine (IIWU) will bring together more than 600 top managers, IT entrepreneurs, government representatives, start-ups, venture capital investors and business angels. It will be a first tech week of business events and projects in Ukraine dedicated to Israeli-Ukrainian technologies and innovations. The IIWU will be held from 29 till 31 of October 2019.
According to co-founder and managing partner of UNIT.City Mr. Dmitry Yeriomin, the main goals of the IIWU are to present Ukrainian technological ecosystem to Israeli partners and vise versa, popularize Israeli-Ukrainian tech products and services and start further bilateral cooperation with potential customers, and promote strategic cooperation between governments and businesses.
The agenda of the event will consist of reports and panel discussions, networking, expo zones, B2B meetings and Kyiv City Tech Tour. The highlight of the program will be large-scale technology conference Ukrainian Israeli Innovation Summit (UIIS), which will be held in UNIT.City Innovation Park. The key speakers will be the legends of Israeli tech scene, such as Dov Moran, inventor of the USB memory stick and Jon Medved, the startup nation’s guru.
“We are very fortunate to bring key Israeli tech players back to Ukraine. Previous year we’ve managed to gather more than 400 coolest people under one roof. This year we’ve prepared something much more excited, — Alena Novgorodskaya, CEO and founder of Global Israeli Initiative says.
The IIWU and UIIS is organized by Global Israeli Initiative and UNIT.City with the support by the Embassy of Israel in Ukraine and the Embassy of Ukraine in the State of Israel.
Details and tickets: https://uiisummit.com/
Event on the Facebook: http://bit.ly/UIIS19-fb-event