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The world is changing. The global innovation industry is now one of the fastest-growing sectors, accelerating both profits and demands.


In order to become a leader in your sector, you need to invent, innovate, and develop new technologies while reducing your time to market. At the same time, current industry leaders will need to reinvent themselves and keep up with the technological pace in order to maintain their position.

Innovate Israel connects global corporations seeking advanced technological solutions, with fresh initiatives, by matching their business needs with experienced entrepreneurs and startups in Israel.

Through Innovate Israel, corporations can reduce cost, time to market and risk factors by leveraging resources and knowledge from the Startup ecosystem to create technological solutions.

The solution is Open Innovation

Your Guide is Innovate Israel



Innovate Israel is building a new global innovative community, comprised of corporations worldwide, Israeli startups, innovators, entrepreneurs and key business leaders. We provide organizations in various sectors, such as IT, Automotive, Consumer Products, Health, Pharmaceutical, Finance, E-commerce, Retail, Banking, Insurance, Energy, IoT, Constructiontech, Travel and others, with the tools that they need in order to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Our services include:


Innovate Israel creates lucrative partnerships by representing the innovative technological needs of global corporations by matching the right startup with the precise business solution.


Innovate Israel guides global companies to make strategic investments in the Israeli Startup Ecosystem.


Innovate Israel accelerates the development of R&D Centers in Israel for global corporations. Innovate Israel guides and assists global corporations to open and grow their R&D Center in Israel.


Innovate Israel connects the Global Innovation Community in innovative ways to provide a real platform for collaboration and development.


Innovate Israel guides your corporation to be the first at finding cutting-edge technologies and solutions that match your technological and business challenges.


Innovate Israel escorts business decision makers from all around the globe and creates customized, high-profile, engaging ecosystem meetings in Israel.



Itai Green is

Israel's global innovation expert

Itai Green is the Founder and CEO of Innovate Israel. He is one of the dominant leaders of Israel's corporate open innovation. Itai is recognized as a leading player in Israel's startup ecosystem and is at the forefront of launching its growth at a rapid pace. Itai leads innovation processes by connecting global corporations with the Israeli startup community, in order to create advanced technological solutions; focusing on IT, Consumer Products, Pharma, Finance, Travel, E-commerce, Retail, Banking, Insurance, Energy, Constructiontech and IoT.

Itai is a member in several startup advisory boards. In the past, Itai was Head of Business Development and Innovation at Amadeus IT Group in Israel, amongst other prominent positions at Elbit, CEO at Maxtech Technologies, VP Business Development at Techtium and the co-founder of JerusalemOnline.

Itai is the founder of the ITTS community (Israel Travel Tech Startups). ITTS houses 350 Israeli traveltech entrepreneurs and strengthens the internal collaboration between startups, as well as increases the level of engagement between startups, multinationals and investors.

Itai has also created the IITS community (Israel Insurance Tech Startups) for the Insurance start-up sector.

Open Innovation is the Future for R&D
The Economist's DIGITAL METAMORPHOSIS conference Athens, Greece (October 2018)

Cybersphere: A peek into the future boardroom
The Economist
Athens, Greece (March 2019)

Building a Tech Ecosystem Community Keynote Speaker, the launch of the CapsuleT Accelerator
Athens, Greece (March 2019)

Corporate Open Innovation
The International Federation for IFITT
Nicosia, Cyprus (January 2019)

The Startup Nation and Open Innovation
UNWTO, Startups Competition
Madrid, Spain (January 2019)

Open Innovation Creates a Corporate Revolution
The Calcalist Conference
Tel-Aviv, Israel (July 2018)



Among the 5 best startup ecosystems worldwide

The 2nd most innovative nation in the world

Maintains the world’s 2nd highest R&D expenditure, over 4% GDP

Attracted over 350 global tech leaders to launch innovation centers in Israel

Developed over 150 programs for startups & over 90 VC funds

Boasts over 1,000 exits between 2006-15, with over $60 billion in capital




Itai focuses on results. He elevates collaborative open innovation by having meaningful strategic internal discussions around technological innovation opportunities and then matches the right startup partner for a win-win solution.

Orly Stern Izhaki


CDO - Head of Digital & Innovation at Menora Mivtachim

Itai constantly curates new connections between startups, investors, global companies, global innovation ecosystems and innovators to ensure the startup ecosystem becomes stronger and more efficient than ever.

Tamar Spigel, Electra Impact


Innovation and Strategy Manager at Electra 

Consumer Products Ltd

Itai is very well known within the Startup Nation community and extremely proactive in fostering connections. He has helped us a lot to learn about the uniqueness of the Israeli ecosystem and led the introduction to relevant players

Alex Luzarraga

V.P Corporate Strategy, Amadeus

Itai has incredible knowledge of the Israeli startup ecosystem, provides sights and connections on all things related to deal flow that lead to lucrative opportunities.

Bart Bellers


Founding Partner & CEO, Xpdite Ventures, Thailand

Freriks Consultancy

Itai organized a very focused and specialized visit for us to learn about Israel’s Startup Nation, where we were able to engage and connect with some of the most influential startups in Israel with tremendous global impact.

George Freriks


Owner, Freriks Consultancy, Nethrlands

Itai is very well known within the Startup Nation community and extremely proactive in fostering connections. He has helped us a lot to learn about the uniqueness of the Israeli ecosystem and led the introduction to relevant players

Ben  Froumine

Co-Founder at: RoomerFlex.com & RoomerTravel.com  


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