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Global City Teams Challenge

The Global City Teams Challenge seeks to foster the spread of “smart cities” that take advantage of Internet of Things and Cyber Physical Systems technologies, to better manage resources and improve quality of life.

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Successful Eastern Mediterranean Recruiting Tour Webinar

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On September 10, CS Israel, West Bank and Jordan education specialists, in collaboration with the Ustudy agency, organized an information webinar for over 30 school representatives who were interested in learning about recruiting strategies and opportunities in the three markets, and specifically, the 2015 Eastern Mediterranean Education Recruiting Tour, which will now include our partner Posit in Cyprus. Also provided, was information about the student visa process by Embassy Tel Aviv Consular Officer, Jason Seymour and Ms. Sana Itayim from AMIDEAST.

Showcasing SelectUSA at the Embassy’s July 4th Celebration

July 3, 2014 - At the U.S. Embassy's gala Independence Day celebration, held at the Ambassador's residence and attended by both the President and the Prime Minister of Israel, CS Israel staff manned a SelectUSA display, engaging in conversations about SelectUSA and handing out SelectUSA brochures to interested individuals and companies among the over 2000 guests.

Georgia Gov Nathan Deal and a delegation visit Israel

On June 24, CS Israel met Georgia Governor Nathan Deal and a delegation of Georgia business and government leaders. the GA group of 30 participants, included the GA Comm of Econ Dev, Comm of Health, Attorney General, GA University System, Coca Cola, Georgia Power, Gulfstream and the Metro Atlanta Chamber. SCO Andrews presented an economic and commercial overview to the group. She highlighted the role of CS Israel in promoting FDI and supporting U.S. exports. There are already 45 Israeli companies that operate in GA and support over 2,000 jobs.

CS Israel attended PowerGen in Cologne, Germany

CS Israel’s Commercial Specialist Irit van der Veur attended PowerGen in Cologne, Germany.  She was one of 10 USCS Specialists from European countries and the USA.  Almost 50 US companies exhibited at the show, 8 of which were located in the U.S. pavilion.  During her stay at PowerGen, Irit counseled 26 U.S. companies on the Israeli market for energy systems.

MA Gov Patrick led the biggest trade mission to Israel ever

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The focus on “innovation”. The delegation of 120 included state gov’t officials and business and academic leaders. Massachusetts and Israel share similar technological strengths and the mission provided an opportunity for the Gov and the MA delegation to strengthen these ties and develop new relationships to increase trade, foreign direct investment (SelectUSA) and R&D collaboration.

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International Franchise Conference and Catalog Show 2014

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CS Israel organizes the first International Franchise Conference and Catalog Show

In cooperation with the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce, the Israel Franchise Institute and Franchise Business Broker (FBB) - educate the Israeli audience on how to work with an int’l franchise and highlighted the benefits of running one. CS Israel Commercial Specialist Christina Azar also organized a catalog show of 11 American franchise companies seeking Israeli investors/franchisees.

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SelectUSA – Investing in the U.S.

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SelectUSA is the single point of contact at the national level for international and domestic companies looking to invest in the United States. SelectUSA works one-on-one with investors to offer helpful tools, data and other information; identify relevant federal programs; demystify federal rules and regulations; and link businesses with partners or resources at the state or local levels.

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Our Commercial Specialists can provide you with Trade Counseling, Market Intelligence and can help you identify your local trade partner.

If you are an Israeli company interested in doing business with an American firm visit www.buyusa.gov/israel.