Great news from the Israeli medical scene this week: Alpha Tau, the company that has cancerous tumors disappearing in a matter of weeks, is moving on to clinical trials, and we join the team in hoping for groundbreaking results. Startup Nation’s AI companies are helping advance medicine throughout the world, plus one of OurCrowd’s corporate partners explains why digital health is hot right now.
Startup Nation and Beyond
Which companies made the list? The 10 Hottest Cybersecurity Startup Companies Of 2018
Forbes: The Trade Of The Decade: Betting On Bitcoin? Bitcoin taken to another level: Ohio becomes the first state to accept bitcoin for tax payments.
Top tech news this week
- Enterprise Hardware…Automated drones set to take off in cities, says startup Airobotics.
- Mobility…Israeli companies win 2 of 20 CES 2019 Innovation Awards.
- Healthcare..5 Israeli startups leveraging VR/AR to transform health and medical care.
News from the industry
“What do we learn as we begin to forge relationships and interact with robotic toys like Cosmo and Vector…?” Podcast: The IQ and EQ of Robots. (Andreessen Horowitz)
Secret Sauce: Top Takeaways for CFOs at Fast-Growing SaaS Companies. (Battery Ventures)
“Data shows the holidays are the most challenging time of the year for enterprise security teams.” ‘Tis the season for cyber-attacks. (Morphisec)
The latest from OurCrowd
Haven’t registered yet for the 2019 OurCrowd Global Investor Summit? Get your application in this week. Seats are filling up, with in-person tickets allocated first to OurCrowd members.
Looking to connect
We currently have 500+ open positions at our global portfolio companies. Here are a few of the most exciting:
- Business Development Manager for Cognigo (USA)
- Scrum Master (WebCargo) for Freightos (Spain)
- Project Manager for enVerid (USA)
To search, filter, and apply head to OurTalent here.