A Perfect Storm: The State of Health Insurance in COVID-19 America
COVID-19 has resulted in millions of Americans losing their jobs. Some 52% of US citizens obtain health insurance through employment. What happens when those jobs go away? A terrible public health domino effect. Now, 5.4 million Americans are losing health insurance, with another 20 million expected to lose coverage by year’s end. The implications for Israeli health inventors is significant!
GSG GLOBAL IMPACT SUMMIT 2020 For a Just and Impact-led Recovery
The time is now for a just and impact-led recovery that benefits all people and our planet. Bringing together stakeholders from across the world, this event will showcase how the actions of us all, are putting impact at the heart of COVID-19 response and recovery
Join the Annual Summit of the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF), the largest agriculture and food system event in Africa, bringing together over thousands of delegates from governments, the civil society, the private sector, research community and development partners. September 8-11th .
Grand Challenges is a family of initiatives fostering innovation to solve key global health and development problems. This year, the Israeli Innovation Authority is relaunching this grants program to encourage technological developments for developing countries. This webinar is for Israeli startups with relevant solutions in the area of sustainabilty and SDGs with an interest in emerging markets that are interested in applying for this challenge.
Navigating the UAE's business landscape: Opportunities for Israeli companies post COVID
The Dubai-based team of OCO Global has 12 consultants with experience across multiple sectors and, in the last 7 years, have delivered projects for more than 400 international companies to export to the UAE and directly supported a further 45 in-market set-ups. Join this session to hear more about the opportunities in the UAE and the challenges COVID has imposed on the area.
The New Digital Age Summit: Re-imagining industry under extreme disruption
The New Digital Age Summit 8-10 September: The travel, hospitality, tourism industries, as well as their suppliers, underwent drastic shock during the pandemic, and may continue to undergo a severe disruption the for years to come, including fewer business trips and conferences due to remote work and meetings, as well as environmental considerations. What is their new normal? What is the strategy for re-building industry when the world is so disrupted? What is the role of technology in doing so?
The New Digital Age Summit: The new digital age: economic, social and political aspects
The New Digital Age Summit 8-10 September:Two visionary speakers will provide a glimpse into their view of the global post-COVID-19 world equilibrium from the economic, political and social perspectives. What are the main forces shaping this equilibrium, including the roles of national governments, new social norms, and technology?
The New Digital Age Summit: Creation a " Social Contract " between Israeli's High-tech sector and society
The New Digital Age Summit 8-10 September:Israel’s high-tech sector has been a self-sustained ecosystem, mostly disconnected from the main economy for the last 25 years. While these “two economies” are vastly different, both are part of the same society and support each other in times of crisis. How will the social contract between the tech sector, governments, and civil society look like following the pandemic? Better yet, what should it look like, so we truly become one society?
The New Digital Age Summit: Pandemi-tech: How tech is the best hope for fighting the next pandemic
The New Digital Age Summit 8-10 September: Has much changed in the way we confront the coronavirus pandemic, since our ancestors dealt with the Spanish Influenza of 1918? With all of the modern technology, we are mainly dealing with improving basic hygiene, living under quarantine, and social distancing.Creating a coherent “technology and data-based playbook”, coordinated across countries, will enable the world to leverage the innovative technologies developed in the last two decades, and manage the next pandemic or the next COVID-19 round. What is the best way to implement it?
The New Digital Age Summit: The future of cities as post corona innovation hubs
The New Digital Age Summit 8-10 September: Historically, cities have been major hubs of tech innovation. High-tech clusters have concentrated mainly in urban areas. In the post-COVID-19 new digital age, where remote work is the norm in many cost-conscious tech firms, the role of cities may be transformed. Will cities retain their status as centers of innovation in the post-coronavirus era?
As primary students around the world return to classes virtually, parents are struggling to balance work and childcare, teachers are struggling to teach through Zoom, and students are struggling to stay engaged. How can we equip children, educators, families, and communities to not only cope with this challenge, but thrive? In this salon, we'll discuss these challenges, share new perspectives, offer possible solutions, and seek input from the audience during live Q&A.