India - Israel Roundtable

Cyber Policy & Regulation: The Challenges and Opportunities

India - Israel Roundtable

Roundtable | Free

Monday, June 18th, 2018


Tel Aviv University - Naftali Building(Room 527)


The Blavatnik ICRC together with the Confederation of India Industry (CII) is pleased to be hosting the seventh annual India-Israel Roundtable during Cyber Week 2018.

We are pleased to be welcoming both Indian and Israeli government officials, academics, startups, and policy makers.

Topics for the India-Israel roundtable include:

  • Academic Cooperation and Research
  • Fintech
  • Blockchain
  • Artificial Intelligence

This roundtable is part of an ongoing partnership held between Tel Aviv University and the CII under the umbrella of the India-Israel Forum.




Registration & Networking


Welcome Session

Ambassador Kanwal Sibal, Former Indian Foreign Secretary, Head of CII Delegation -

Ambassador Pavan Kapoor, Ambassador to Israel -

Prof. Joseph Klafter, President - Tel Aviv University


Session 1: The Future of Cyber- AI, IoT & Securing Critical Infrastructure

Dr. Giora Yaron, Chairman of Executive Council - Tel Aviv University

Prof. Sandeep K. Shukla, Chair Professor - Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur


Networking Break


Session 2: Financial Inclusion and Securing the Last Line

Jacob Mendel, Head of Industry Research Cooperation, Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University - General Manager, Cyber Security, COE Intel


Event Summary

Dr. Shlomo Markel, Vice President - Broadcom

Prof. V.S. Subrahmanian, Distinguished Professor - Dartmouth College


Closing Remarks

Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Prof. Isaac Ben-Israel, Director - Blavatnik ICRC, Tel Aviv University


Lunch Sponsored by the Indian Embassy in Israel

In Association With

India-Israel Roundtable