September 10, 2009

SeaGen Systems presents at AICC September CleanTech

AICC’s September CleanTech meeting was hosted by Cathy Nunnally at IBI South, an Atlanta- based full-service incubator for international companies.  The committee recieved updates on Israel companies AquaPure, HCL Cleantech, and CES and heard presentation from member Pumping Machinery, and First Century Energy, a local integrator who participated in AICC’s Mission to Israel and as a result developed agreements with Israeli alternative energy […]
September 3, 2009

SeerGate joins AICC

SeerGate Ltd., a developer of secure and convenient systems for real-time online bank payments, has joined AICC in August 2009. SeerGate is the developer of the patent-pending Secured Lock™ System, a payment solution utility enabling financial institutions to offer customers the absolute safety and security of online transactions across current and emerging payments applications.  SeerGate recently announced its peer-to-peer (P2P) […]
August 24, 2009

The London Symphony Orchestra Teams with AICC Member Kaltura to Provide Online Video Features

The London Symphony Orchestra, one of the world’s leading orchestras, has partnered with Kaltura, developer of the first open source online video platform, to use online video for a wide range of the orchestra’s activities and programs. “In today’s day and age, online video is really a must for any serious player in the music and entertainment world,” said Joanne Johnson, […]
August 19, 2009

AICC – Silver Sponsor at 2009 Journey Conference – Tel Aviv, September 15

AICC is proud to be a sponsor of the 13th annual Journey Conference, September 15, 2009, at the Hilton Hotel in Tel-Aviv. This outstanding conference serves as a meeting place for business and technology leaders in Israel, provides the most updated professional data, and serves as a platform for knowledge sharing and networking.  This year, approximately 2,000 participants are expected including venture […]
August 18, 2009

Healarium joins AICC

Healarium ™ enables consumers to succeed in adopting a healthy lifestyle. Healarium’s flagship product, the Personal Health Assistant (PHA) is built for continuous cycles of self managed assessment and intervention. Those who strive for wellness or are experiencing pre-disease state stand to gain from this leading-edge solution. Healarium customers are health plans (the insurers) and self-funded employers which outreach their […]
August 14, 2009

New AICC Member Spectrum Dynamic presents at Medical Committee August Meeting

AICC’s August Medical Committee meeting was hosted by David Hartnett of Metro Atlanta Chamber. The committee heard progress reports from member teams working with Israeli companies OHK Medical Devices, Ardia Medical, MND Diagnostics, Nav4Life, and Healarium, discussed the Clinical Trials Initiative and the 2nd Us-Israel Telehealth Business Exchange planned for February 2010. Members were encouraged to register for the August 27th Professional Seminar that will feature Israeli […]
August 11, 2009

AICC Member GreenRoad Technologies deployed at UK's largest bus operator

First UK Bus, the UK’s largest bus operator, is to install new technology from GreenRoad to monitor how well its 9,000 buses are being driven. Read full article Green Road technology improves driver safety, and significantly reduces crashes and fuel consumption by instantly identifying risky drivers and empowering them to change their behavior behind the wheel. GreenRoad’s flagship service offering […]
July 30, 2009

SHEKEL – Economic and Financial Trends in Israel

We wanted to make you aware of “Shekel: Economic and Financial Trends in Israel,” the in-depth newsletter from the Israeli economic mission in New York.  The newsletter details the latest trends and developments taking place in one of the world’s most dynamic high-tech economies.   Please let us know if you are interested in receiving Shekel and keeping yourself up to […]
July 27, 2009

AICC Member Seambiotic, NASA to work together on bio-fuel project

In a move away from dependence on fossil fuels, Israeli company Seambiotic and NASA’s John Glenn Research Center will jointly research the production of microalgae, which can be used a feedstock for bio-fuel. Ashkelon-based Seambiotic, founded in 2003, was the first company to use flue gas from coal-burning power stations as a source for carbon dioxide to cultivate microalgae. The nearby Israel […]
July 21, 2009

AquaPure, HCL CLeanTech, CES and Columbian Chemicals presented at AICC CleanTech July Meeting

AICC’s July CleanTech meeting was hosted by Jim Siegel at Columbian Chemicals, a Marietta, Georgia-based manufacturer of high-quality carbon black additives for rubber, plastic, and liquid products. Columbian has 11 plants worldwide, 11% of the carbon black market, and $1.2 billion sales in 2008. Eli Miller discussed the Center for Water Technologies, a not-for-profit organization who’s mission is to provide Israeli […]
July 20, 2009

AICC Member Emza selected as Finalist in American Security Challenge

Post Contributed by: Yuri Eliezer Of the two hundred companies competing in the American Security Challenge, America’s first emerging security technology competition devoted to our nation’s long-term security, EmzaVisual Sense emerged with finalist recognition. “For a small company like us, it’s great,” said Mark Premo, U.S. manager of Emza Visual Sense in a recent interview to Security Systems News. “To […]
July 14, 2009

AICC Member Definition 6 Interactive Marketing Agency Receives $15M Investment

Recognizing the potential for tremendous growth in new media spending, Navigation Capital Partners selected to work with Definition 6 on a nationwide expansion because of the agency’s proven experience and innovative interactive solutions. “Definition 6 will use this new capital to further develop our media and digital technologies to continue to deliver cutting-edge, interactive and eCommerce solutions to our clients […]
July 10, 2009

ActiveBase, Cbeyond, and Celta Consult join AICC

Ramat Gan–based ActiveBase , established in 2002, has developed ‘on-motion’ database security and application performance software applications. Current customers and partners includeVerint (NJ), at&t (through Amdocs), National Bank of Hungary, General Electric (Hungary), Teva Pharmaceuticals, Phoenix Insurance, Cellcom, First International Bank, Orange, Ness (Israel), and others. ActiveBase products are based on patent pending Database Network Router (DNR) technology, transparently installed between […]
July 7, 2009

Checklight Presents at AICC Security Committee June Meeting

AICC’s June Security Committee meeting was hosted by Lt. David Roskind of the City of Sandy Springs Police Department who presented the goals of the SSPD within 2 years to increase situation alertness from voice and video feeds, and external information and predictive analytics by integrating them at a central location and the desire is to implement “bleeding edge” technologies […]
July 2, 2009

Pharma Focus Israel Presents at AICC Medical Committee June Meeting

AICC’s June Medical Committee meeting was hosted by Mark Braunstein of Georgia Tech at the ATDC in Atlanta who gave a compelling presentation on why Healthcare IT is necessary to slow the growth of healthcare costs and why Atlanta and Israeli companies should be at the center of the Healthcare IT growth being accelerated by the current Stimulus package. Atlanta […]
June 30, 2009

ActiveBase Presents at AICC Software Committee June Meeting

AICC’s June Software Committee meeting was hosted by Phil Rubin of  rDialogue at the Webber School in Sandy Springs. ActiveBase presented their technology.  The committee accepted the concept of a series of educational events focused on Israeli innovation developed by a sub-committee and asked the team to continue their work towards a launch event and Bill Dale of GreenRoad Technologies updated […]
June 22, 2009

AICC Member YCD Multimedia Raises $12 Million For In-Store Digital Media Solutions

Source: Techcrunch YCD Multimedia, an international provider of in-store digital media solutions has closed its Series E investment round, a new financing package totaling $12 million. This packages includes conversion of a bridge loan facility and new equity investment led by Pitango Venture Capital and Arts Alliance Digital Ventures. YCD Multimedia software integrates with existing retail and communications applications, and […]
June 16, 2009

Kennesaw, GA based CryoLife Inc. Joins AICC

Kennesaw based CryoLife Inc. joined the American-Israel Chamber of Commerce, SE Region as a corporate member. Founder, President and CEO Steven G. Anderson will join the AICC Medical Committee. Founded in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. was the first biomedical company to commercially develop low temperature preservation of implantable human tissues for cardiac and vascular surgical reconstruction. Today, in addition to our […]
June 11, 2009

Olista presents at June AICC Telecommunications Committee Meetting

AICC’s June Telecommunications Committee meeting was hosted by Andy McGuire and Ian Klein of GSMA at their Atlanta offices. Following a presentation by Olista, the committee reviewed and refined its methodology of working with Israeli and US companies. As part of the 2009-2010 program of work, the plan for the US-Israel Mobile Business exchanged was discussed and Ori Lavie of the […]
June 5, 2009

2009 Eagle Star Awards – The Finalists and Winners

2009 Deal of the Year – Finalists And the winner is…. 2009 Israeli Company of the Year Finalists And the winner is ….