IATI and the Japan VC Association Announce CooperationJul. 3, 2016
A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed between the IATI (Israeli Advanced Technology Industries) and the JVCA (Japan Venture Capital Association) - in order to identify potential projects and interesting opportunities with a mutual benefit.
The MOU agreement was signed by IATI CEO Ms. Karin Mayer Rubinstein, and JVCA CEO, Mr. Soichi Kariyazono.
IATI and JVCA will strategically cooperate in various ways regarding to innovative technology and international business development between Israel and Japan. These ways include organizing meetings and conferences in both Countries, academic exchanges, and mutual information sharing to promote business efforts.
JVCA is interested in building relations with Israel, as well as developing Japanese VC sector's potential use of Israeli technology and R&D.
IATI is the Israeli umbrella organization, with over 700 members, representing the high tech and life science industries and acting as the voice of the high-tech, life science and all advanced technologies community in Israel.
JVCA is Japan’s first and only organization with the specific aim assisting venture capital (VC) firms and venture business supports.