EIT goes to NYC

Ever wished you could be part of the most exciting ecosystem in the world?

Get plugged into the tech core of the US market – New York City. A unique opportunity for European and Israeli ecosystem leaders.

What is EIT goes to NYC?

INTENSIVE 4 DAY IN-PERSON PROFESSIONAL TRAINING IN NEW YORK CITY (5-8 DECEMBER 2022) FOR EUROPEAN AND ISRAELI INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM LEADERS

FULL IMMERSION PROGRAMME TO THE NYC MARKET

FULL IMMERSION PROGRAMME TO THE NYC MARKET

 

The ecosystem leaders will receive a tangible toolkit, based on a thorough understanding of best practices, knowledge, trends, and models, as well as a unique networking opportunity within the US market and with industry leaders.

Interact with peers from Israel and Europe selected for the delegation, and network with over 70 ecosystem leaders that undergo the C&E training and are professional in their element.

Programme highlight 

Discover

Engage

Boost

Enhance

how US trends are shaping startups ecosystems, including yours

how US trends are shaping startups ecosystems, including yours

your network, develop sustainable partnerships, and become part of the C&E network

your professional skills to become a leader in your field and stay ahead of the game

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Programme outcomes 

  • ORGANIC EU-IL FOLLOW UP ACTIVITIES, INITIATED BY THE PARTICIPANTS THEMSELVES

  • MINDSET SHIFT AND OPENNESS TO NEW IDEAS

  • STRATEGIC CONNECTIONS AND COLLABORATIONS WITH THE US MARKET

  • START-UPS SCALE INTO THE US MARKET

  • ACTIVE COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT & NETWORK EXPANSION

Who should apply? 

  • European or Israeli experienced senior professionals at management level

  • Belongs to an organization boosting European or Israeli start-up growth

  • Deals with innovation or business creation

  • Able to contribute knowledge, experience and network to the programme

  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience from all sectors


For example: TTO’s, heads of accelerators, innovation agencies, labs, incubators or other business creation activities from academia or industry and government.

The programme is not suited for individual start-ups or consultants.

Each application will be reviewed and ranked by the following criteria: 

  • Impact of your organization and programme on the European or Israeli Innovation ecosystem (i.e.- number of start-ups you meet weekly)
  • Professional role and seniority level 
  • Diversity. The cohort aims to represent the diversity of the ecosystem, the industry, and the community. 
  • An individual online interview might be scheduled as an additional evaluation criteria. 
  • The selection will be competitive and based upon excellency and the above noted criteria. The final selection will be made by EIT hub Israel and the programme team. 

Finance

The programme’s cost value is 8 000 EUR per participant. Since the 2022 cohort acts as a pilot and a first-time penetration into the east coast market, EIT Hub Israel is not taking any fee and the participation will be fully funded for the selected ecosystem leaders, based on their excellence and motivation.

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