The first “Israel Web Tour
” is the culmination of a highly selective competition being held in Israel to identify the 15 best startups from the current crop of innovative israeli companies.
The Tour kicks off on November 6th, when the 15 chosen CEO’s will arrive as part of an exclusive delegation flown to Silicon Valley to meet with investors, strategic partners and customers in the US. The Tour will include private one-on-one meetings, topical roundtable discussions with Silicon Valley’s most influential leaders as well as an invitation only opportunity to attend company presentations. The Tour will culminate in a closing night party.The Israel Web Tour Companies:
Yedda is a Community Knowledge Exchange – a Web 2.0 service that connects knowledge sources with knowledge consumers, leveraging the long tail
of knowledge and creating a social network of people with similar topics of interests.
Allow individuals and small business to access their data from any computer of location.
FixYa offers user-generated tech support, troubleshooting, repair, and customer service on over 700,000 products.
Create the best way to enjoy all the great things the new music universe has to offer – by bringing together all user’s favorite players and services without forcing users to choose or give up anything they like.
A multimedia communications company which enables an advanced medium of personal visual emotional expression for consumers and Pop culture business on any network such as TV/IPTV, Mobileand Internet.
Strives to be the number one social city guide through its website ILCU.com and its extensive affiliate network. On ILCU.com urban people can find the most up to date entertainment information and meet and socialize with others.
An advertising platform and better rating program for the blogs.
RadarSync developed a computer driver and software update tool. It prevents common computer problems and optimizes performance by tracking, downloading, and installing both hardware device driver updates and software patches, fixes, and upgrades for a system.
Kasamba is an online marketplace for immediate, personal, high qualified expert advice.
MyHeritage creates a unique and profitable community service by fusing Genealogy, Social Networks and Face Recognition technology.
Skylow delivers the cheapest available price for any requested flight route around the world. SkyLow.com provides the ultimate search, compare, and book engine, serving both consumer and business segments.
SpearCast’s mission is to become the market leader in high quality business ratings for consumers searching for local businesses online. By using its patented VoIP technology, SpearCast will provide reliable ratings (e.g. the best plumber, dentist or Italian restaurant in your area), taking a leading position in this $30bn market.
Trusted Opinion’s mission is to leverage it’s core Social Recommendations Engine technology to enable networked circles of individuals to share and reap the benefits of their combined knowledge and experience to generate commercially unbiased, uniquely personalized ratings and recommendations for each and every user.
ViewScore simplifies the product research process for consumers by aggregating product review content from thousands of product review sources across the Net and generating a single product score that best captures the world’s view and opinion of the product.
Be sure to Register
on time to the special presentation hosted by Michael Arrington TechCrunch
editor, Who will Presenting Israel’s Hottest Web 2.0 Start-ups on November 7th, 2006. More details about this event - in here
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