IATI & MasterCard Israel Technology AwardSep. 11, 2012
WIN $25,000, hands-on mentorship and the exposure that
could take your application to the next level!
2012 is the first year of the IATI - Israel Advanced Technology Industries & MasterCard Israel Technology Award. We are looking for Israeli entrepreneurs who are in the early R&D stages of developing new applications and want to give them the exposure they deserve. In short, we are looking for YOUR idea of a killer app!
The winning project of the IATI & MasterCard Israel Technology Award will be able to join The Junction accelerator program - http://www.thejunction.co.il, hands-on mentorship and great exposure.
A special committee of IATI, MasterCard, The Junction and a panel of well known judges including: (by A-B names)
Daniel Cohen , Israel Country Manager, MasterCard Worldwide
Eden Shochat , General Partner, Genesis Partners
Eran Barkat , Partner BRM Hi-Tech, BRM Group
Eran Wagner , General Partner, GEMINI Israel Ventures
Itzik Frid , CEO, Mominis (Games Network)
Karin Mayer Rubinstein , CEO, Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI)
Roi More , Founder, Get Taxi
WHAT AND WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
We are looking for brilliant web or mobile application ideas. Israeli start-up companies and entrepreneurs with working prototypes or early deployments are invited to submit outstanding and innovative applications in the broad eco-system of supporting or using payments. If your travel application accept credit cards, are developing a mobile payments processing SDK, deploying a crowd funding platform or even building the next generation social commerceB2C app, we want to hear from you!
We are looking for creativity and innovation but will also take into consideration factors such as the team’s experience and expertise in the applicant's field, as well as the validity and feasibility of the concept. We want to help you take your ideas and applications to the next level.
Come and win $25,000 and your place at The Junction Acceleration program
and alumni network, with over 50 teams and 120 entrepreneurs.
The 2nd and 3rd Finalists will win USD 2,500 each.
The 3 Finalists will receive free Annual Membership at IATI (www.iati.co.il)
We will judge the applications early December 2012 and hold an event with the top-10 submissions at The Junction later that month.
to your participation
Karin Mayer Rubinstein
CEO, Israel Advanced Technology Industries (IATI)