July 4, 2018

Featured Member: Lauren Simons Frisch, Berman Fink Van Horn

Lauren Frisch is no stranger to Israel. Majoring in International Studies in college and minoring in Modern Hebrew Language, she studied abroad in Jerusalem for five months at Hebrew University. The following summer, she served as an intern in the media and public diplomacy office of the State Department’s Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, which includes Israel. It should be […]
November 28, 2017

Member Profile: Ron Sitton

When I was working and living in New York (1997-2012), I was involved with several US-Israel organizations, including the America-Israel Chamber of Commerce in New York. In 2000, I was invited by Tom Glaser to speak at an America-Israel Chamber of Commerce South-East (now, Conexx) conference about cultural differences in doing business in Israel and the US. That was the […]
October 31, 2017

Featured Member: Hertz Israel

Hertz is the largest car rental company in the world, operating in 170 countries. It operates more than 11,500 stations around the world, with a worldwide order volume of approximately $ 30 million per year. Hertz Israel (“Kesher Rent a Car”) Company was founded in 1985, and ever since it is the Israeli franchise of the global Hertz Company. The […]
September 28, 2017

Autonomous Vehicles, Marketing Technology, Fuel Research, Cyber Security, Automated Parking, Home Connectivity, Smart Cities, Utility research, Water Desalination, BioMedical Devices, incubation, acceleration and commercialization were among the innovation topics the 17 members of the delegation explored while in Israel. At times 6 groups were off exploring different customized agendas throughout Israel with the participants coming together for dinner to share […]
October 30, 2015

Conexx 2015 WATEC Mission (Pictures)

October 17, 2015

RFI – Mekorot is establishing “the 5th waterline to Jerusalem” Project

Dear Sir/Madam As part of a national project aimed at transporting water to Jerusalem city and the adjacent community, which will be built in big pumping stations, large-diameter lines and reservoirs. As part of the pump station design stage , Mekorot carry out request for information for supplying large-diameter equipment which will be install at the pumping stations and reservoirs. […]
October 9, 2015

A Message from Immediate Past Chairman Joel Neuman

As my term as Chair of Conexx has come to an end, I thought I might share with you a few of the key lessons I’ve learned (or relearned) during my 27 months as Chair. Lesson 1: If you don’t ask, then the answer is always “no.” We are not the sort of organization where people volunteer for opportunities or […]
December 18, 2014

Conexx South Carolina Business Research Mission to Israel

  The South Carolina – Israel Collaboration continued on its path to success when 19 participants from South Carolina attended the 4th Annual Business and Research Delegation to Israel on December 6-11. Organized by Conexx with the grant support of The InterTech Group, the delegation aimed to bring executives and decision makers from South Carolina to visit businesses and inform […]
November 23, 2014

Caesarstone Location in Bryan County Named ‘Deal of the Year’ by Georgia Economic Developers Association

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Caesarstone Location in Bryan County Named ‘Deal of the Year’ by Georgia Economic Developers Association ATLANTA (Nov. 18, 2014) — The Georgia Economic Developers Association (GEDA), one of the leading organizations for economic development in the U.S., named the location of the Israeli company Caesarstone Sdot-Yam Ltd. (NASDAQ:CSTE) to Bryan County, GA, as the “Deal of the […]
November 16, 2014

1st Annual Conexx Golf Tournament

The 1st Annual Conexx Golf Tournament “Clean on the Greens,” highlighting Israel’s Green Technology Industry was held on Monday, November 3rd. In partnership with presenting sponsor Toyota, the tournament highlighted the green technology industry in recognition of the efforts that companies like Toyota are making to be environmentally responsible and in honor of Israel recently being recognized as the world leader in clean […]
September 29, 2014

SCRA and Israel’s Chief Scientist Announce First S.C.-Israel R&D Awards

SCRA and MATIMOP (Israeli Industry Center for R&D) on behalf of the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) in the Israeli Ministry of Economy, are pleased to announced the recipients of the initial round of project awards. The bilateral projects are a result of the collaborative industrial research and development program established in October 2013 between the Government of the […]
September 17, 2014

Business Conferences & Conventions in Israel

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September 17, 2014

Partner Programs

Partner Programs     15% off with Conexx Discount Code: PT2SLDK387 click here to learn more    Conexx co-sponsors   WIB-Atlanta Event – 4th Women’s Series: Women in Sciences Women Rock in Sciences Experience Sharing & Secret Telling   Tuesday, October 28, 2014 5:30 – 8:00   Alliance Francaise & Goethe Institute  1197 Peachtree St NE, Suite 561 Atlanta, GA 30361 […]
September 15, 2014

The Israeli Innovation Impact on South Carolina

26-Hour Israel Innovation Blitz of South Carolina Last month, a series of six programs held over the course of just one day and a couple of hours exposed all three regions of South Carolina to the impact of Israeli innovation on the US economy and the opportunities to connect with it.  Ann Liebschutz, Executive Director of the US-Israel Science and […]
September 15, 2014

Atlantans learn about Israeli Initiatives in Cybersecurity

Atlantans Learn About Israeli Initiatives in Cybersecurity   While Israelis, together with much of the world, spent much of this summer concerned with the physical security threat from Gaza, Israel’s Homeland Security Experts were also keeping their attention focused on the growing threats coming from cyberspace.  That was the message delivered by Avi Shavit, head of Cyber and Homeland Security […]
September 13, 2014

Professional and Business Seminar Enhances US – Israel Connections Through Innovation and Expertise

Professional and Business Seminar Enhances US – Israel Connections Through Innovation and Expertise              Yosef Abramowitz             Kobi Rasner   With the backdrop of the Gaza conflict, the 18th Annual conexx Professional and Business Seminar was held on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at The Selig Center.  The seminar was chaired by Greg Kirsch, Partner and Head of […]
September 8, 2014


September 3, 2014

2014 GreenTech Business and Research Mission to Israel

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION     Enjoy “one-stop-shopping” for everything that Israel has to offer in the area of Green Energy innovation and business opportunities   The Eilat-Eilot Green Energy Conference is a unique opportunity to meet with the people who are making the green revolution happen – investors, business people, industry leaders, entrepreneurs and international policy makers […]
September 2, 2014

2014 South Carolina Business and Research Mission to Israel

download the application directly WHAT CAN ISRAEL DO FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION?   Attend the events that bring more Israeli business leaders together than any other   This year’s mission offers delegates the choice of attending a two-day conference as part of the week-long mission: the Globes Israel Business Conference, Israel’s largest annual general business conference, or the Eilat-Eilot Green Energy […]
July 15, 2014

Energiya Globel Brings Alternative Energy to Africa

1.3 billion people around the world live without electricity. 6oo million of them — 70% of the population — are in Sub-Saharan Africa. Energiya Global is a multinational solar energy company that was founded with the purpose of bringing new sources of power to Africa and other underserved and emerging markets. Founded in December 2010, Energiya Global is led by […]