R&D

20 stories about R&D
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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
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Parking Booking App Developer Arrive to Set Up Israel R&D Center

04.12.19|Hagar Ravet
Arrive intends to hire several dozen people in the country in the upcoming year
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Enterprise Software Company Vistex to Set Up Israel R&D Center Based on Future Investment

03.12.19|Sophie Shulman
The company has launched a dedicated website where Israeli startups can pitch their technologies for potential investments by offering AI solutions for actual business issues Vistex has previously faced
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Salesforce to Nearly Double Israeli R&D Operation by 2022, Says Exec

28.11.19|Amarelle Wenkert
Elad Donsky, Salesforce's vice president of engineering, spoke to Calcalist about the multinational cloud company's local expansion strategy
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Multinationals Spend Much More on Employees Than Israeli Startups, Report Says

26.11.19|Meir Orbach
Multinationals operating in Israel paid an average of approximately $144,000 a year per employee in 2017, while local startups paid $97,000 on average, according to Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics
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WeWork to Lay Off Dozens of People in Israeli R&D Center

21.11.19|Meir Orbach
Nearly 70 of the company’s employees in the country, most of them on its development team, were called in for pre-layoff hearings on Thursday
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Israel and Brazil Announce Winners of R&D Collaboration Agreement

07.10.19|Adi Pick
Together, the four selected projects will receive a total investment of $7.5 million
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Telecommunication Startup Drivenets to Set Up Romanian R&D Center

25.09.19|Meir Orbach
Drivenets emerged from stealth mode in February, announcing it had raised $110 million in funding
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Content Discovery Company Taboola to Set Up Jerusalem R&D Center

15.09.19|Meir Orbach
Initially, Taboola intends to hire a few dozen people for its new center, who will develop algorithms and products independently but also collaborate closely with the company’s Ramat Gan development center, according to founder and CEO Adam Singolda
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Kibbutz-Owned Agricultural Company Ginosar Agro Enters Medical Cannabis Market

26.08.19|Tzally Greenberg
Ginosar will partner with Israeli medical cannabis grower Way of Life to set up a research and culture lab
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Israel's Business Expenditure on R&D Reached $19 Billion in 2017, Report Says

25.08.19|CTech
54% of the country’s total R&D expenditure in the business sector was funded from international sources, bolstered by the very high concentration of research and development outposts of multinationals found in Israel
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Fintech Startup Personetics Opens R&D Center in Nazareth

21.07.19|Meir Orbach
Among the companies that operate outposts in the area are Microsoft, Amdocs, and Salesforce
רייצ'ל שחורי סמנכלית מחקר ופיתוח אופטימוב

Marketing Company Optimove Hires Former Hewlett Packard Executive

10.07.19|CTech
As vice president of research and development, Rachel Shehori will lead the development of Optimove’s data collection and processing system
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On Heels of IGP Deal, Cellebrite To Bolster Israeli R&D With 100 People

26.06.19|Golan Hazani
Israel Growth Partners (IGP) has recently paid $110 million for a 25% stake in the Israel-based mobile forensic company
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Facebook Israel's R&D Director Relocates to Facebook's California HQ

19.06.19|Adi Pick
The company’s local research and development center, which currently employs more than 250 people, will be jointly led by Tzach Hadar, Yuval Kesten, and Amit Finkelstein
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Microsoft Israel to Integrate Contract Employees as General Staff

17.06.19|Meir Orbach
Israeli law restricts contract employment to a nine-month period, but many companies use a loophole to fire employees after said period only to rehire them under the same terms
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Advanced Energy Opens Israeli Research and Development Center

16.06.19|Adi Pick
The Nasdaq-listed company provides power conversion measurement and control technologies to industrial clients
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AT&T Communications CEO Looking for the Edge in Israel

16.06.19|Meir Orbach
John Donovan, the head of AT&T Communications, visited the parent company’s Israeli research and development center last week and met with local startups
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World’s Largest Beer Company AB InBev Sets Up Tel Aviv Cybersecurity Hub

13.06.19|Hagar Ravet
AB InBev provides 25% of all beer consumed globally and owns around 500 brands, including Beck’s, Budweiser, Corona, Stella, and Leffe
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General Motors Competes With Google, Facebook Over Israeli Tech Workers, GM Exec Says

11.06.19|Udi Etsion
Gil Golan, the executive director of GM's Advanced Technology Center in Israel, believes workers are drawn to where they can make a bigger impact