April 7, 2009

Mazor signs with Scottish Rite Hospital in Atlanta and 2 other US hospitals

Mazor Surgical Technologies Ltd. (TASE:MZOR) has signed agreements and obtained permits for the installation of its C-Insight 3D surgical imaging system at three US hospitals. The agreements mean that the company has met an important development and marketing milestone for the system. Mazor is installing C-Insight at three beta sites at the Scottish Rite Hospital in Atlanta, the Florida Campus […]
April 7, 2009

PLYmedia Wins Red Herring 100 Europe 2009 Award

PLYmedia, a pioneer in enriching online video, was named a winner of the Red Herring 100 Europe 2009 Award which distinguishes the top 100 private technology companies based in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). Most successful in increasing multilingual engagement and viewing time for EU countries, PLYmedia’s language and closed captioning solution, subPLY, enables online publishers to target […]
April 6, 2009

AICC members Earnix, PLYmedia, and Vringo listed in Red Herring 100

Since 1996, technology industry executives, investors, and strategists have valued the Red Herring 100 lists as an instrument for discovering and advocating the most promising private ventures. The 2009 winners will be unveiled and featured at Red Herring 100 Europe 2009.  Earnix was founded by insurance and banking executives who sought a practical solution to the limitations of traditional pricing […]
April 2, 2009

AICC member Unisfair Launches Channel Program to Capitalize on Growth of Virtual Events

Digital Advertising Agencies and Event Planners Can Now Add Customized Virtual Events to their Service Rosters Unisfair powers the world’s virtual events and virtual environments for business. Virtual events and environments are used for marketing, recruiting, training and internal collaboration. If it can be done physically, Unisfair can replicate it virtually—with superior return on investment. Unisfair has powered over 600 large […]
April 1, 2009

AICC member Kaltura Wins "The Most Promising Start-up in Israel for 2009"

Kaltura, Inc., developer of the first open source video platform, is the winner of this year’s “most promising start-up” competition held by TheMarker and Microsoft. Now in its fourth year, the competition took place as part of the annual internet conference – TheMarker Com.Vention – on Sunday, March 29th in Tel-Aviv. 28 companies were submitted to the competition, out of […]
March 31, 2009

AICC member OUforU's Kosher Restaurant – now open for dinner

Atlanta Kosher vegetarian – dairy cafe’ and AICC member OUforU announced it will expand its hours and will now be open for dinner starting April 1st. The new hours are Sun – Thu 9:00am to 7:30pm, Fri – 9:00am to 4:00pm, Sat – closed.  Alon Pinhasi, a well known figure in Atlanta’s Israeli and Jewish community has established this restaurant to serve the […]
March 29, 2009

GGL Global Gaming and AICC member 5min Score Partnership

5min develops technologies and platforms that power the targeted syndication and monetization of online video content. 5min is creating online vertical content networks which it programs with content-rich video on lifestyle interests including arts, business, fashion, sports, home, music, health, tech, food, among others. Having developed a proprietary semantic technology to power its VideoSeed distribution platform, 5min serves contextually-relevant video […]
March 28, 2009

Duluth's Innovation Factory and Israel's Polytex present at AICC Medical Committee

AICC March Medical Committee meeting was hosted by Habif Arogeti & Wynne at their new Atlanta offices. Yelena Opova, a Partner, welcomed the group. The Innovation Factory presented the organization and Polytex presented their solution. The committee recapped the very successful US-Israel Telehealth Business Exchange from February and started discussing a possible future event. The committee decided to go ahead […]
March 26, 2009

VIGSM-Skuko presented at AICC Telecommunications Committee March meeting

AICC’s March Telecommunications Committee meeting was hosted by CarterBaldwin at their Roswell offices. David Sobocinski, CarterBaldwin’s Managing Partner welcomed the group and commented on the fruitful relationship between the firm and AICC. VIGSM-Skuko presented their technology followed by a discussion on the proposed US-Israel Mobile Business Exchange. Sixteen AICC members and staff attended the meeting chaired by Maggie Bellville at her first meeting as […]
March 25, 2009

Gartner names AICC member WorkLight "Cool Vendor" in Web Technologies for 2009

March 22, 2009

Over 100 people participated in the Better Place Breakfast Briefing

      Over 100 people attendend American Israel Chamber of Commerce‘s breakfast Briefing featuring Mike Granoff, Head of Oil Independence Policies at Better Place hosted by the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. Tom Glaser President of AICC and Hans Gant,   Senior Vice President of MACOC greeted the audience and Robin Spratlin of the event’s corporate sponsor Georgia Power introduced the […]
March 20, 2009

GreenAnySite and GPV present at AICC Software Committee March meeting

AICC’s March Software Committee meeting was hosted by Gilly Segal of Alston & Bird at their Midtown Atlanta offices. The meeting started with a brief presentation by Gilly on licensing issues during a time of economic downturn from the perspectives of the licensee and the licensor. GreenAnySite and GPV presented their technology followed by a discussion on Israeli Software companies to […]
March 19, 2009

PolytexUSA distributor of Israeli PolyTex Technologies Ltd. Joins AICC

PolyTexUSA is a marketing company with extensive experience in textiles that has marketing rights for PolyTex Technologies Ltd equipment for North and South America, PolytexUsa is interested in introductions to hospitals, health clubs, gyms, and food processing plants. PolyTex Technologies is a Hadera based company established in 2005 with 20 employees that developed an application that provides a solution for dispensing, retrieval, and management […]
March 17, 2009

Landmark Ventures Joins AICC

New York based Landmark Ventures is a venture development firm working with growing technology firms and venture capital funds specializing in strategic sales, market entry, client acquisition and fundraising services. Sitting on the critical seam between technology, business and capital; Landmark ensures a balanced flow of resources while building a catalytic foundation for venture growth. Landmark Ventures’ diverse portfolio AICC member companies AdYouNet, PerSay, and Sterna.   Other Israeli […]
March 13, 2009

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March 12, 2009

Jacada expands deal with German telecom firm / PLYmedia releases online video enrichment program

Jacada expands deal with German telecom firm Published by: Globes Desktop optimization system developer Jacada (Nasdaq: JCDA; TASE: JCDA) has expanded a deal with an existing customer, a large German telecommunications provider. Revenue from the material services agreement will be recognized over current and future quarters. Herzliya-based Jacada is currently bridging together existing legacy systems, and automating priority call processes. […]
March 10, 2009

Telehealth Videos: Newt Gingrich, Max Stachura, Rick Litzky, Shulamit Banay

Rick Litzky, US-Israel Telehealth Business Exchange Chairman Max Statchura, Director of Telemedicine, Medical College of Georgia Shulamit Banay, CEO, Nav4Life Newt Gingrich Video clips and interviews by: Mitch Leff, Leff & Associates
March 10, 2009

View posts, videos & articles about Project Better Place and meet Mike Granoff in Atlanta, March 20th

Better Place:Innovative Israeli Electric Car Initiative Featuring Michael Granoff Head of Oil Independence Policies Better Place 1. The Long Tailpipe – Shai Agassi’s Blog 2. San Francisco Bay to be electric car capital 3. Better Place – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 4. Hawaii Says Aloha to Better Place 5. Better Place eyes $1 billion electric car network for Bay Area 6. Shai Agassi: Note to Next President, Better Place for U.S. […]
March 6, 2009

Booky Oren President & CEO of Miya at AICC CleanTech Committee

  Booky Oren – President and CEO of Miya, an Arison Group company, was a guest of AICC CleanTech Committee today. In his presentation, he made a strong point about the nexus of Water and Energy, and discussed his views on the current financial crisis and the prospects for advances in cleantech and sustainability in the next few years. Miya was […]
March 5, 2009

Interview with David Saranga, Israel Consulate: A Twitter Press Conference on Diva Marketing Blog

As the recent war in Gaza erupted, new frontiers for new media were explored. On Facebook many Israelis changed their avatars to the national flag, blog posts and comments tried to clarify Israel’s position and on Twitter the latest news came from private citizens and spontaneous initiatives such as QassamCount faster then from main stream media and IDF spokespeople. The […]