Japan-Israel Meetup

Bridging Israeli Cyber and Japan

Japan-Israel Meetup

Roundtable | Free | English

Tuesday, June 25th, 2019


Tel Aviv University - Porter Building(Room 101)


The aim of the Japan-Israel Meetup is to introduce recent trends of open innovation by Japanese companies.
The event will include short presentations by Japanese companies operating in Israel, as well as by an Israeli company operating in Japan. These presentations will focus on an overview of open innovation strategy, in addition to challenges and opportunities for Israeli companies doing business in Japan.

Prior to these presentations, a networking session will be organized at the Porter building.

STARTUPS are Invited to Meet new Opportunities in Japan!


Due to capacity limitations, registration does not guarantee confirmation. Please show your confirmation email at the entrance.


For more information about the event, contact Alice Hüttner: aliceh@tauex.tau.ac.il


This event is organized in cooperation with the Israel National Cyber Directorate.





Gathering & Refreshments



H.E Mr. Koichi Aiboshi, Ambassador of Japan to Israel
Mr. Masashi Ebara, Executive Managing Director, JETRO Tel Aviv


Presentations on Open Innovation by Japanese companies

Toshiba of Europe Limited - Mr. Hiro Mori, Israel Development Office, General Manager
“TOSHIBA Cyber Security for Cyber Physical System”

Denso (Israel Innovation Lab) - Mr. Hiroshi Naganawa, Head of Lab
“DENSO cyber security activity overview”

NTT Data - Mr. Hiroshi Honjo, Head of Cyber Security and Governance
“The Reality of Protecting a Global Company Against Cyber-Attacks”

Sompo Digital Lab Israel - Mr. Rotem Matok, Head of Cyber Security, Sompo Digital Lab Israel
“Sompo Digital Lab - Insurance going Digital”




Business in Japan

Cybereason - Mr. Lotem Guy, VP Presales and Partner Enablement
“Securing an organization - the main challenges of a CISO”

JETRO Tel Aviv - Mr. Oded Schaffer, Manager
"Invest in Japan – How Can JETRO Help You?"


Q&A and Closing remarks

Attorney Zeev Weiss, Chairman, Israel Japan Chamber of Commerce and Friendship Association

In cooperation with:

Japan - Israel Seminar