Making the most
out of United Arab Emirati and Israeli innovative technologies
Axis Dubai is an exclusive invite-only roadshow event bringing top Israeli startups to Dubai. Over 2 days, a delegation of selected Israeli startups will pitch, network, and engage with UAE investors, corporations, and business partners.
Axis Dubai is Axis Innovation’s 20th roadshow event connecting Israeli startups with global markets. Previous Axis Roadshow events have taken place in New York City, Singapore, Moscow, Paris, Sao Paolo, and China.
In this exclusive event, a delegation of Israeli startups will visit the United Arab Emirates, and meet noted investors and multinational corporations.
We’re proud to be part of this emerging community of Emirates and Israelis who connect thanks to the Abraham Accords which were signed in September 2020.
TECHNOLOGY AND SECTOR FOCUSES OF THE EVENT
AgTech & FoodTech
Smart cities & Smart mobility
Impact & ESG innovation
Let’s do great things together
Partnering with Axis Dubai gives you an opportunity to associate your brand with accelerating Middle East innovations and gives you the space to join and get acquainted with leading Israeli technology companies that are impacting our lives today and tomorrow.
Be a part of Axis Dubai and explore potential collaborations, engage with the Israeli ecosystem, leverage your deal flow and enjoy meeting like-minded professionals.
Opening Remarks, Ed Frank
Welcome - Leo Batalov, DLA Piper
Ed Frank, CEO Axis Innovation
Axis Exchange 1: Smart Cities/Mobility
Aniket Patange, Head of AI & Innovation, Hitachi
Philip Heumann, NEV Investments
Prakash Senghani, General Partner, Empede Capital
Zukhra Tazhimbetova, Partner, Impact Capital
Leo Batalov, DLA Piper
Axis Exchange 2: Agtech/Foodtech
Chetan Mehta, CEO, Wami Capital
Enrico Milovan, Head of Venture Building & Corporate Innovation, Gellify
Roberto Croci, ex Director, Microsoft for Startups MENA
Yagub Yousef Alserkal, Founder & CEO, YAS Invest
Scaling Globally: Adam El-Balawi, Partner, Kingsley Gate
Milli Peled, Partner, Axis Dubai
Axis Exchange 3: Impact/ESG
Chirag Gupta, Managing Partner, 8X Ventures
Katie Wachsburger, Co-Founder & COO, Dana Global
Kevin Holliday, Managing Director, C3
Malachi Halliday, CEO, Halliday Group
Pilar Stella, Co-Founder, Alchemus Partners
Networking and refreshments
Each Axis Exchange will have Investors and corporations discuss the latest challenges and opportunities followed by Israeli startup pitches and investor Q&A
Are you an Israeli startup interested to meet with investors and business partners from Dubai?
Benefits of Presenting:
Pitch on stage at two events (5-7 minutes each)
Pre-arranged 1-1 meetings with relevant investors and business partners
Pre-event pitch workshop training
Post-event follow up and introductions
Exclusive dinner for startups
If your venture deals with one or more topics, you’re invited to apply and be part of our privileged event’s cohort.
Axis Innovation is an innovation and investment advisory firm supporting exceptional startups, global corporations, and investors. Since 2014, Axis Innovation has created a globally recognized and respected brand for open innovation, technology consulting, events, and international dealmaking. Axis Innovation is based in Tel Aviv with an active partner network in over 40 countries.
Milli Peled is a partner of Axis Dubai, co-managing this project, and for 20 years has been active and serves companies, organizations and entrepreneurs in fields such as marketing, business development, global growth, strategy, ESG aspects and other areas. Before opening her own consultancy business in 2013, she held marketing & business development positions in key companies such as Google and with a number of startups.