Agenda 2023 - i-HLS Innotech


Yigal Unna

INNOTECH Conference Chairman

Former Director General of Israel National Cyber Directorate

Avi Yariv

Chairman, Steering Committee

Founder i-AML

Guy Mizrahi

Chairman, Cyber Steering Committee



Chairman, Innovation Steering Committee

Head of Innovation & Country Branding, Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Yaakov Eilon

Event Host

Day 1

March 29th 2023


Gathering and Registration, Visit To Exhibition​


Conference Chairman - Yigal Unna
Former Director General of Israel national cyber directorate


Aviv Cohen - Chief Marketing Officer Pentera - Radical Simplicity: How Cybersecurity Can Learn From IKEA


Dr. Ami Appelbaum - Chairman of Israel Innovation Authority


Shalev Hulio - Co Founder & CEO Dream

Session 1 - 11:15 -12:30 - Cyber Crisis Management


Rafael Franco -Co-Founder Code Blue - The Truth Behind Crisis Management


Moty Cristal - CEO NEST - Negotiations with Cyber Criminals


Omer Pinsker - Founder & CEO OP Innovate - The Journey From Exposed Vulnerability into an IR


Danit Leybovich Shati, LL.M - Founder and CEO of Alpha Forensics - Managing a Cyber Incident with in house capabilities - What should you know?


Ory Schein - Executive Director, Intelligence and Threat Assessment INCD - Crisis managment at a National Level

12:30- 13:00

Break - Visit To Exhibition


Ayelet Nahmias-Verbin - Chairperson, Israel Export Institute

Panel - 13:00 - 13:45 -
Cyber Challenges in The Prism of international Media

Uri Berkovitz - Editor of Tech , Israel Hayom

Italy- Alberto Giuffré - anchor of SkyTg24 and Expert in Cybersecurity and Environment. He runs a SkyTg24 podcast on Cybersecurity

India - Sandhya Sharma - Editor- Technology Policy and Foreign Policy, Economic Times Prime

EFE ,Spain - Elena Moreno Business and Economic Chief Editor, EFE

France- Laura Mai Graveriaux, Senior Correspondent, Les Echos & Le Parisien,

Session 3 - 13:45-14:45- Cloud Security


Ofer Ben - Noon - Co- Founder and CEO, Talon Cyber Security

14:00- 14:15

Moshe Ferber - Chairman, CSA Israel -
State of Cloud Security 2023


Ofer Maor - CTO & Co-Founder Mitiga- Cloud and SaaS Attack


Yana Lev - Co- Founder & VP Business Development, TerraZone - Cloud to Ground


Break - Visit To Exhibition

Conclusionary Panel - 15:30-16:00
The 5G Revolution - Show Me The Money...?!

BG (Ret.) Nati Cohen - Chairman CyberIL & IBC

Shlomi Angi - Market CTO, Nokia Israel

Tal Elimelech - Deputy Director General - Strategy, Planning, and Innovation MOC Israel.

Uri Sharir - CEO Stadicom

Shachar Lotan - Head of Market Research, OneLayer

Conclusionary Panel - 16:00-17:00 - Threat Intelligence vs cyber intelligence

Conference Chairman - Yigal Unna
Former Director General of Israel national cyber directorate

Col. (Res.) Avi Yariv - Founder, i-AML

Guy Mizrahi - CEO CyPros

Ron Zilka - Founder & CEO Z-LINK

Day 2

March 30th 2023


Gathering and Registration, Visit To Exhibition​


Conference Chairman - Yigal Unna - Former Director General of Israel national cyber directorate


Erez Tidhar - Head of Israel National CERT- Innovation In National Cyber Security


Dr. Giora Yaron - Founding Investor & Chairman Emeritus Tel Aviv University

Session 1 - 10:30 - 11:45 -
Cyber Threats – How Will the Map of Threats Take Shape in The Near Future?


Christopher Ahlberg - CEO Recorded Future - Cyber Threats in a Hyperconnected World


Omri Segev Moyal - CEO Profero


Reut Menashe - CEO Tetrisponse- Preparing for the Unpredictable: A Critical Look at Readiness in Today's Fast-Paced world


Uriel Kosayev (CSO) - Cymdall- The Tipping Point of The Digital World


Dana Toren - Director, Head of National Incident Management Center CERT-IL | Israel National Cyber Directorate- Future Cyber Threats - How Does The Directorate Provide Help?

Panel - 11:45-12:30
Crisis Related Innovation

Gili Elkin - Founding Managing Partner, ICI Fund

Yorai Fainmesser - General Partner Disruptive AI VC

Ronen Lago- HolistiCyber

idan weiner

Idan Wiener - Co - Founder & CEO of illustria, EIR at ICI fund

Panel - 12:30-13:15 -
Human Capital in Cyber – Are We Coming Close to Crisis Solution?

Doron Amir - CEO CyTaka

Dafna Yanin - Head of Engagement Department

Gabi Marom - CEO Partner AliceCode

Panel - 13:15-13:45-
Innovation in The Defense Industry - Not What You Thought

Gal Harari - DDR&D CTO

Eytan Eshel - Executive VP Technology And R&D (CTO)

Eli Friedman- VP for Innovation at Elbit Systems

Amir Barel - Cognyte CTO, SVP Operational Intelligence

CyTaKa Startup Championship


Break - Visit To Exhibition

Panel - 14:30-15:30 - Innovation In the IDF and Dual-Use Technologies

Dr. Gal Harari - DDR&D CTO

Major A. Head of R&D and Innovation Lab, Technology Division of The Ground Forces.

LTC Michal Frenkel - Head of Innovation Branch, Combat Methods & Innovation Division (CMI), J8, ID

Shany Green - Technology Collaboration Leader, IDI

Shay Cohen - Data Expert Data & AI Department in The IDF Digital Transformation Directorate

Conclusionary Panel - 15:30-17:00 -
Lessons Learned from The Hybrid War - Ukraine

Col. (Res.) Avi Yariv - Founder, i-AML

Ami Shafran - Maj. General (Ret.) ​

Maj. General (Ret.) Lior Carmeli - Former head of IDF C4I and Cyber Defense Directorate (J6)

Gabi Siboni - ResearcherResearcher JISS ​

Boaz Dolev - CEO ClearSky ​

Shmuel Shmuel - Director of The Institute for Military Studies - Dado Center/J-3 (IDF)​

*Conference program is subject to changes by the event organizers