Thursday, June 30, 2016
On 29 June 2016, the NDRC hosted an event, Start TLV Ireland, with Philip Lee and the Ireland Israel Business Network. Start TLV is an international start-up competition, which sees the top innovative start-up companies from over 20 different countries. Those selected are in with the chance of attending a five day intense start-up experience to learn from the start-up ecosystem in Tel Aviv and meet with leading investors and multinationals.
Nine participants pitched their companies to four Judges – Debbie Rennick from Act, Collette Sexton from the Sunday Business Post, Fionnuala Healy from Trinity College Dublin and Majella Crennan from Philip Lee. The winning candidates were:
Both teams, well deserving of the prize, will travel with representatives from the IIBN and the Israeli Government to Tel Aviv in September.