20 stories about Haifa
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“The engine that we created, based on the needs of the corporates, really works.”

Investing isn’t work for Eitan Kyiet, CEO of Road2 Haifa and principal at Friendly Angels Club. It is a labor of love that he undertakes alongside his career.
ליאור חנוכה hiCenter Haifa

National Center for Innovation and Blue Economy to be established in Haifa

The City of Haifa, through hiCenter, has approved a NIS 10 million investment for the establishment of the new center
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New digital health accelerator launched in Haifa

29.12.21|Meir Orbach
The accelerator is looking for Israeli startups in the fields of cybersecurity and medical information, diagnostic monitoring and remote medical treatment, medical equipment, detection, and prevention of dangerous and other diseases
אילן שטיינברג

VAST Data opens new development center in Haifa

01.12.21|James Spiro
The new center in Haifa will have 30 employees initially, with that number expected to double in its first few months
Zeev Farbman זיו פברמן מנכ”ל ומייסד חברת Lightticks

Lightricks to build an 8,600 square feet R&D center in Haifa

22.11.21|Golan Hazani
The company has already started hiring for the new center which will be headed by Idan Megidish. CEO Zeev Farbman said the move “will allow us to reach a large population located in the north of the country"
ליאור חנוכה

HiCenter’s startups raise NIS 17 million in 6 months

The group is looking to add new startups to its IN-VENTech program that are interested in building their company in Haifa
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Road2 established as new innovation hub in Haifa for AI-based entrepreneurship

09.05.21|James Spiro
The hub was established through a collaboration between MATI Haifa, NVIDIA, and the Israel Innovation Authority
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With eyes on delivery drone deployment, Israeli authorities conduct widescale tests

17.03.21|Reuters and CTech
The skies got crowded as five private firms flew their drones to test the responses of a control room in Haifa, 56km away
לייטריקס זאב פרבמן ירון אינגר ניר פוצ'טר עמית גולדשטיין איתי צידון

Facetune Developer Lightricks to Open R&D Center in Haifa

08.12.19|Hagar Ravet
In July, the company announced it had raised a $135 million funding round according to a $1 billion company valuation
נמל חיפה זירת הנדל"ן

JVP, Mellanox Win Tender to Promote Tech Innovation in Haifa

Haifa is Israel’s third largest city, but, according to a 2016 government report, it is only home to 4.5% of Israeli startups and 6.4% of mature tech companies
יאנדקס יאנגו שירות מוניות

Yandex’ Cab-Hailing Service Yango Expands to Additional Israeli Cities

12.11.19|Lior Guttman
Operating in the greater Tel Aviv area since December 2018, Yandex’s service will expand to the northern Israeli city Haifa and its surroundings, and the southern city of Be’er Sheva
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Fiverr Opens Development Center in Israeli Port City Haifa

The online gig marketplace is looking to fill several development positions at the new center, which will be located at a downtown Haifa WeWork coworking space
גבי זודיק IBM ישראל

IBM Appoints Gabi Zodik to Lead its Global Blockchain Research Strategy

04.03.19|Adi Pick
Zodik has been working at IBM’s offices in Haifa for over two decades
מורדות ה כרמל ב חיפה

Particle Analyzer Company PML Sold Following Liquidation

19.12.18|Meir Orbach
The company developed electro-optical systems for monitoring and measuring fluid particle sizes and concentration
מתחם WeWork חדש ב חיפה

WeWork to Launch a Startup Accelerator in Haifa

01.11.18|Meir Orbach
Part of the global WeWork Labs accelerator network, the Haifa hub will collaborate with local maritime startup accelerator theDOCK
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Intel Unveils New Eighth-Generation Processors

29.08.18|Omer Kabir
The development of the U-series and Y-series laptop processors was led by the chipmaker’s team in Israel
מתחם WeWork חדש ב חיפה

WeWork to Open Coworking Space in North Israel Port City Haifa

23.07.18|Meir Orbach
The Haifa office space will be WeWork’s eighth Israeli outpost and its first location in northern Israel
אוניברסיטת חיפה זירת הבריאות

Founder of Business Wire Donates $10 Million to Israel’s University of Haifa

30.05.18|Tofi Stoler
The donation will be used for the founding of a new campus consisting of at least four buildings at the port and downtown area of Haifa
מורדות ה כרמל ב חיפה

Jabil Opens Optics Innovation Center in Israel

The company inaugurated a new 2,000 square meter optics technology development and manufacturing Center in Haifa, a city in northern Israel
המבנה המודולרי שהקימה אמזון בחניון פארק מת"ם

Amazon’s New Israeli Offices Are Prefabs Erected on Parking Lot in Days

15.05.18|Dotan Levy and Meir Orbach
Amazon’s widespread search for talent in the country led to accusations of employee poaching from local tech entrepreneurs