Building the Israeli Dream through Brain Gain
Meet Minister Silvan Shalom to discuss ``Building the future of Israel: Peripheries, Energy & Water, Infrastructure`` (Dec. 11)
Gvahim and Mazeh 9 are glad to invite you to meet and exchange in English with Minister Silvan Shalom (Kitzur Derech Event #3).
*Please note: This event will be held at Heseg House, Rothschild 46, Tel Aviv
Volunteering Opportunity: Meet the Next Generation of Israelis
Gvahim and the Darca schools network invite you to take part in an educational series with Lod’s brightest high school students. Click here for details
Join a series of three meetings, in English, specially created to give 2 populations that might otherwise not have the chance to meet the opportunity to create a dialogue and affect Israel’s future together.
I thought I was simply volunteering to spend time with some Israeli youths, but they ended up teaching me more about Israeli society than I could ever give them in return. -- Emmanuelle Lamy, Olah from France
Business Hebrew Course for Professionals
Feel confident participating in the Israeli professional setting: Gvahim and Ulpan Israeli are glad to open registration to our next Business / Professional Hebrew Course for Olim.
This course is for Olim who have already completed an intensive Ulpan and are looking to improve their Hebrew in a professional context and learn the terminology of business Hebrew. The course includes 11 sessions, for a total of 33 hours and is held at Gvahim.
NEXT COURSE: 26 January 2014 – 9 April 2014. Placement exam (to assess your level) to be held on Wednesday, 22 January at 18:00 at Gvahim. Click here for full details and registration
Gvahim Life Sciences Networking Event (Nov. 25)
A huge `thank you` to the presenters, special guests, volunteers, and attendees who made this event a very successful networking opportunity for all!
We would like to specially thank presenters Todd Dollinger (Trendlines / Misgav), Elizabeth Kogan (Teva), Lena Levin (Via Surgical), Rony Sarfatti (former IDE), and Alain Zeitoun (Chi2Gel) for taking time to come share their insights with our Life Sciences Community, as well as special guest Dr. Benny Zeevi for a highly-valued appearance.
We invite you to view pictures of the event and continue networking in Gvahim`s FB Life Sciences Group
VIDEO: Israeli Channel 1 Report (in English) on TheHive by Gvahim
Thanks to reports like this one, there is growing awareness in Israel that while solutions must be found to the "brain drain" issue (Israelis leaving the country for opportunities abroad), there is, already now, a very positive phenomenon of "brain gain" from all over the world, and that efforts must be made so that this priceless human resource stays in Israel and contributes to its development.
Israeli Channel 1 report on TheHive by Gvahim
Thanks to the 80 Olim who joined our event with Gabi Ashkenazi (Nov. 13)
A huge thank you to Gabi Ashkenazi for an inspiring talk and for answering questions generously, to Daniela Fubini for leading a successful and interesting Kitzur Derech no.2 event with Gabi Ashkenazi yesterday, and to all the persons who helped: Bill Orr, Marcela Moschovich, Mark Ellins, Yvonne Kapon, Jennifer Simon, Jonathan Ohana, Maze 9, Tel Aviv Municipality, Nefesh B`Nefesh and all the Gvahim staff.
A Busy and Rewarding Month for Olim Entrepeneurs
As we open our Call for Projects for TheHive4 — Gvahim`s next Accelerator Program for startups of Olim and returning Israelis — we are happy to share some exciting news from the entrepreneurial Olim community.
the DLD Open Startup days in Tel Aviv; the Pitch Night of TheHive3; Alumna Vienne Chan receiving the 2013 Entrepreneur Prize at the Go4Europe Conference... read all about it here!
Formation: Creez votre Entreprise en Israel (par Mati, à Gvahim)
Vous envisagez de créer une entreprise en Israel? Vous voulez être indépendant? Profitez du lancement de la 4ème session de formation pour ceux qui ont envie d`entreprendre!
Il s’agit d’une formation subventionnée de 42 heures, en français, dans le nord de Tel Aviv, proposée par le Ministère de l’Economie et le centre de Mati Holon (Centre d’Entreprenariat en Israël) avec le soutien de Gvahim.
Gvahim at the Jewish Living Expo, London, UK
On top of offering personal counseling to hundreds of potential Olim, we were proud to welcome Israeli Ambassador Daniel Taub (pictured left) to the Gvahim stand at the London Jewish Living Expo yesterday. Himself a highly-skilled Oleh from the UK, Daniel embodies everything Gvahim stands for, having made Aliyah and risen to the pinnacle of public and diplomatic service. Plus, he is a long-time friend of our Development Director, David Broza (pictured right), which turned the meeting into a Shevet Amichai and Norrice Lea Bnei Akiva Reunion at Wembley Stadium yesterday!
Working to Advance Israel`s Brain Gain at Go4Europe 2013, Tel Aviv
Thank you Edouard Cukierman, the amazing teams of Cukierman Investment House and Catalyst Fund, and the numerous Olim, volunteers and partners who worked to advance Israel`s Brain Gain at the Go4Europe conference.
Organized by Cukierman Investment House and Catalyst Fund, Go4Europe is one of the most prestigious conferences in Israel, bringing together over 1,000 people & organizations from the business and investment community focusing on Europe. This makes the event one of the most exciting networking opportunities of the year.
Call for Startup Projects for TheHive4 by Gvahim
We are excited to invite you to submit your project for Gvahim`s next Startup Accelerator Program, TheHive Tel Aviv #4.
The deadline for applications is Nov. 15. Check details at http://hive.gvahim.org.il and feel free to be in touch with us with your questions.
Meet the Startups in TheHive3 Tel Aviv
Gvahim 20 Launched!
We are excited to welcome the participants in Gvahim`s 20th Career Accelerator Program, launched yesterday.
The 25 highly-skilled Olim bring training and experience from 10 different countries (including Andorra, a first at Gvahim).
To hear about their profiles and expertise and help them integrate professionally, please contact Merav at 03-5347538 / MeravB@gvahim.org.il
Click here to see more pictures
Gvahim is Excited to Share its Report for 2012-Summer of 2013
We are excited to share our latest report with you. It covers the work done at Gvahim during the past 18 months by our team, consultants, volunteers, Board members and partners, and by the Gvahim community of thousands of new and veteran highly-skilled Olim, mentors and recruiters from Israel`s top companies, and actors from the startup world.
What are Gvahim`s placement results? Where do Alumni work and in what positions? What are the startups launched by TheHive`s Alumni which will impact Israel and the world? You will read all about it (and much more) in Gvahim`s 2012-Summer 2013 Report.
Misrad Klita Vouchers for Olim Reactivated
The Ministry of Absorption just announced that the Voucher Program for Olim is reactivated with new budgets.
Through this program, you can benefit from trainings financed by the Ministry.
Lists of courses eligible for Misrad Klita vouchers
New Mati & Gvahim `Startup Course` in Tel Aviv
Gvahim is partnering with MATI Raanana to propose high-tech entrepreneurs a new Start-up Course offering practical tools to create and develop your start-up.
The course will take place at Gvahim at Tel Aviv University on Monday nights starting end of October. Details and registration by October 17 at Einat@startup.org.il / 09-7602716
If you encounter any difficulty registering contact Patricia at 054-4271893
Registration Open for Gvahim`s Next Career Acceleration Program
Gvahim`s Career Acceleration Program is for new Olim in Israel up to 5 years with at least one academic degree from abroad who are looking for a high quality job in Israel.
The program includes workshops, HR consultation, mentors, placement assistance and much more!
Join Gvahim`s Community and learn how to adapt yourself to the Israeli job market and how to find the position you are looking for.
Ready to Join? Go to our Registration Page for information on how to apply.
|Gvahim`s Team wishes you and your family Shana Tova—a year of health, happiness and success, and of reaching new heights in Israel in 5774!
Making History in Ashdod
"This is a historic day”, declared Ashdod Mayor Dr. Yehiel Lasry yesterday at the Opening Event of the city’s first technological incubator, TheHive Ashdod by Gvahim.
The accelerator, a joint venture of the Ashdod Municipality, Gvahim, and JNF-UK, is now officially open, and its first "bees"—14 entrepreneurs from 6 different countries—are working hard to bring their ideas to life.
Click here for all the details on the Opening Event
TheHive by Gvahim in Ashdod Goes LIVE!
Congratulations to the 14 entrepreneurs who started at TheHive by Gvahim in Ashdod today!
Check back soon for their profiles and updates on their highly-promising ventures, from Mobile Apps and Web Solutions to 3D Printing, Irrigation Solutions and more...
Many thanks to our partners The Ashdod Municipality and JNF-UK for making this possible!
More pictures of the first day at TheHive in Ashdod
Thank you to the 100+ Gvahim and Sofaer MBA participants for joining Get Inspired, Get Known for Finance Professionals
Thank you to our excellent guest speakers, Tal Keinan and Michael Halimi, for sharing their story and tips and for networking with our participants.
Thank you to Sarah Karu from the Sofaer MBA, Margalith Sapir, Sharon Mentlik, Sharon Kol, Dana Pollack Wasserman, Merav Ben Ari and all the persons who helped make this event happen.
Thank you to Eran Goren, Ishay Emkies and to the recruiters of the following companies: Deloitte, Diamond Capital, GHF, Harel, HSBC, Leumi Bank and Superderivatives.
More pictures of the event on Gvahim`s Flickr page
Former Prime Minister of France Alain Juppé visits TheHive by Gvahim
Yesterday, we were proud to welcome Mr Alain Juppe, Mayor of Bordeaux and Former Prime Minister of France, and a delegation from the Bordeaux Municipality and the French Embassy in Israel.
We had the opportunity to present our program for Entrepreneurs Olim, TheHive by Gvahim, to the delegation, who was interested in learning about the Start-Up Nation and its models to encourage entrepreneurship.
More pictures of the meeting on Gvahim`s Flickr page
Try our New Online Customer Service App - Smartlive!
Be the first to try our new online customer service app, Smartlive!
Simply download the app and you can immediately get in touch with Gvahim staff. Congratulations to team from TheHive 2, for successfully launching your cool mobile app!
Have questions about Gvahim`s programs? Looking for information quickly? Login to Smartlive and get your answer!
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