2014년 한-이스라엘 비즈니스 컨퍼런스
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The conference provided the necessary updates and insights and covered the various business collaboration opportunities for the Israeli economy and Korean Economy – The Asian Tiger who became the world 13th biggest economy.
The Conference guests, learned from the best experts; met with Korean business leaders looking for Israeli partners; participated in over 100 business meetings – tailored for their needs, and presented their organization to the Korean delegations.
Among the conference topics
– Current trends in the Korean business and economy
– Which industries have demand for Israeli products and technologies?
– Fundraising and governmental grants
– Israeli executives sharing their experience in Korea
– Korea economy and business in diplomacy eyes
– How to leverage governmental buy-back mechanism for doing business with Korea
– Korean Executives speaking about their business
Conference Agenda (Download PDF Version Here)
8:00 – 9:00 Gathering and Registration
Host: Mr. Yigal Haccoun, VP, Israel Export Institute
9:00 – 9:45 Greetings & Keynote
- Mr. Lior Konitzki, Vice Director General, Head of Technology Industries Division, Export Institute
- H.E. Kim Ilsoo, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Israel
- Mr. Itzik Yona, Chairman, Korea Business Conference
- Building Korea’s Future Winning Industries
Dr. Pahk Heui Jae, President & National CTO
Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy
9:45 – 10:40 Session I
- The Secrets Behind the Korean Corporate Walls
Mr. Moshe Sharon, Vice President
- Your Seoul Secret is Safe with Me – These and Other Lies of International Negotiations
Mrs. Heather Stone, head of the Korean desk
- Korean Mobile Gaming Industry
Mr. Lee Sungsoo, CEO
- Presentation of The Korean Delegations
10:40- 11:20 Networking Break
11:20 – 12:35 Session II
- Making Money from a Korean Wave
Dr. Alon Levkowitz, researcher
Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
- Introduction of KT and It’s Future Technology
Mr. Daniel M. Shin , Strategic Investment Dep.
- Building a Successful Joint R&D Relationship with Koreans
Mr. Daniel Manor , CEO and Co-Founder
- Overview of the Coming Korea-Israel Customs Relief Program
Mr. Aviram Abramowitz , Director Clearance Process
- Panel Discussion: Israeli Executives Operating in Korea
- Mr. Moshe Sharon, VP
- Mr. Igal Karni, Deputy Director for Marketing & Sales
- Mr. Alon Shlesinger, CEO
- Mr. Itzik Yona, CEO
- Mr. Moshe Sharon, VP
12:35 – 13:05 Networking Break
13:05 – 14:00 Session III
- Korean Business from Ambassador Point of View
Mr. Tuvia Israeli, Ambassador to Korea 2010-2013
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- Current & future trends for Israeli companies in Korea
Mr. Ofer Fohrer, Commercial Attaché
Embassy of Israel in Korea
- Increasing Your Business in Korea by Leveraging the “Buyback” System
Mr. Gabi Golomb, Director General
The Israeli Industrial Cooperation Authority
- Insights Into the Korean Economy and Business Practices
Mr. Itzik Yona, CEO
14:00 – 14:45 Networking Lunch
14:45 – 17:45 Personal Business Meetings
Dr. Pahk Heui Jae, President & National CTO, Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy
Dr. Pahk Heui Jae has been the President & National CTO,of the Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy since April 2013. Between his past positions are Founder & CEO of SNU Precision CO. LTD, Professor in the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Seoul National University and at POSTECH, Korea.He won the PAIKNAM and IR52 Jang Young Sil awards in 2013 and was awarded the Grand Award for 100 Innovations for Korea by the National Academy of Engineering of Korea. In 2004 he was awarded the Korean Presidential Decoration for technology innovation.
H.E. Kim Ilsoo, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea
Lior Konitzki, Vice Director General, Head of Technology Industries Division, Export Institute
Tuvia Israeli, Former Ambassador of Israel in the Republic of Korea
Ofer Fohrer is the Head of the Economic & Trade Mission at the Israeli Embassy in Korea.
Ofer served as a cadet at the North America Department of the Foreign Trade Administration at the Ministry of Industry Trade and Labor.
Prior to joining the government, Ofer was an Account Manager at the Stock Option Department of the Tamir Fishman investment firm.
Ofer holds a B.A degree in Political Science, and M.A degree in Diplomacy from the Tel-Aviv University.
Mrs. Heather Stone, head of Korean desk at GKH
Serves as the head of Intellectual Property Group at GKH Law
Heather has advised numerous Israeli based technology and life science companies in their merger and acquisition transactions with some of the largest companies world-wide, such as Boston Scientific, Cisco Systems which acquired three of her clients, Medtronic and Red Hat.
She has advised international acquirers such as Akamai, Kimberly-Clark, and Symantic GENBAND.
Heather heads the Korean desk at GKH which serves Israeli based clients entering and doing business in Korea and Korean based clients doing business in Israel. Heather has lectured in Korea on research and development incentives in Israel and M&A and JV opportunities between Israel and Korea.
Her article “Laws Encouraging Technological Innovation in Israel: Strings Attached”, on the R&D Law was recently published in the Korean Legislation Research Institute Journal of Law and Legislation.
According to Chambers Global (2013) “Standout matters from Heather Stone’s workload include advising Akamai on its USD286 million acquisition of California-based Cotendo.”
Mr. Moshe Sharon, VP of IMC
Mr. Moshe Sharon served until recently as the president of TaeguTec – the Korean subsidiary of ISCAR Group
In the last 12 years, served as the president of TeaguTech, a Korean company owned by ISCAR.
During this period TeaguTech business volume increased to hundreds of millions of dollars and becoming a role model of successful foreign investment in Korea.
Mr. Sharon is a honorary citizen of the city of Daegu and awarded a Korean citizenship for life.
Awarded several medals and certificates of appreciation from the President of Korea for his achievements.
Mr. Daniel M. Shin, Strategic Investment Dep. at Korea Telecom
Mr. Igal Karni, Deputy Director for Marketing & Sales, Elta
Mr. Gabi Golomb, Director General of The Israeli Industrial Cooperation Authority
Educated in Israel, Mr. Golomb holds an MBA with Specialization in International Marketing, from Tel-Aviv University. And a B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering, from the Technion, Haifa, Israel.
As Acting Director General of ICA Mr. Golomb is responsible for Israel’s global Industrial Cooperation activities, including initiation, coordination and monitoring industrial and commercial cooperation activities following Government, Government owned companies, public institutes and other State entities procurement, in the civil and defense industries, in USA, Europe and Asia.
Dr. Alon Levkowitz, Expert in Korean society, culture, history and politics, Bar Ilan University
Dr. Levkowitz teaches at Bar-Ilan and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem courses on – the foreign and security policies of Asian nation, International Organizations in Asia and the Korean politics and history.
Mr. Alon Shlesinger, CEO of INSPIRA
Previously technology sourcing and innovation is SK Group and former commercial attaché in Seoul
Itzik Yona has more then a decade experience in doing business in Korea including negotiating and executing of M&A deals, living in Korea and managing a 200 million dollar Korean company and more.
He graduated from Tel-Aviv University with a BA in Accounting and Economics and an MBA in Finance and Marketing. He is a CPA and a member of the Institute of CPAs in Israel.
Biggest communication services company in Korea. – מאמר בעברית אודות החברה
KT is looking for all technologies related to KT activities including: telecom, ICT, media, mobile and more.
Hyundai Motor – Corporate VC
Investments arm of the automotive giant – מאמר בעברית אודות החברה
Largest internet company in Korea. – מאמר בעברית אודות החברה
Commercial Department – Embassy of Israel
KOTRA – Korea Trade Agency
Puts you in contact with the right Korean partners. – מאמר בעברית אודות המשלחת
Israeli Industrial Cooperation Authority (רשפ״ת)
Yonaco Group – Korea Business Experts
Business development in Korea
Mass production of stand and wall bracket for TV.
Die-Casting parts for automobile.
Information Communication, SW, H/W
Launching iOS/android games, smart TV games
Bio Medical Devices, Medical Device Testing Equipment
Investment Team, Gyeongsangbuk-do Government
Provincial Government Office
Others and Non profit organizations
Korea Testing Laboratory (KTL)
Testing Laboratory. Certification and Assesment for Electronics, Medical,IT , Environment, Renewable energy
Industry Cooperation Foundation
Academic- Industrial cooperation (collaboration)
Korea Development Institute (KDI)
Economic policy research
The J Com
Life Science venture company
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