Event Program

W.E.T. Revolution Competition

event program for December 18, 2012
8:00am-11:45am

 

Networking
Registration
Exhibit tables

Continental breakfast

 

Competition Program

Introduction of judges and competition format

Finalist company pitches

Judge Q&A

 

Featured Speaker

Orna Berry, EMC Corporation
Corporate Vice President & General Manager for Israel Center of Excellence

“Going Global with Israeli Technology”

Dr. Berry is a recognized entrepreneur with over 25 years of experience in the Israeli science, technology and venture capital industries. She is known for her efforts to promote excellence, entrepreneurship and innovation in Israeli society. Dr. Berry has held a wide range of key positions with significant social and public impact throughout her career – she was a founding partner of Ornet Data Communications Ltd., has held the position of Chief Scientist of the Ministry of Industry and Trade in the Israeli government, served as the Chairperson of the Israeli Venture Capital Funds Association (IVA) and was previously a  Venture Partner at Gemini Israel Funds. Dr. Berry has also held a number of positions related to consulting and management of scientific research at Fibronics, IBM , Intel and UNISYS. Dr. Berry currently serves as the Corporate Vice President of EMC Corporation and the General Manager of Israel’s EMC Center of Excellence. In Parallel, Dr. Berry serves as a Director at PrimeSense, a globally recognized technology company, as the Chairperson of the Israel-Australia Chamber of Commerce (IACC) and as the chairperson of the Executive Committee of the Academic College Tel Aviv-Jaffa.


Massachusetts & Israel: A Natural Partnership

 

 Awards
“Finalists” & the “Winner”
“Semi-Finalists” & the “Top Prospect”

 Special Presentation by Avi Hasson, Chief Scientist of Israel
and Alicia Barton McDevitt, CEO of Massachusetts Clean Energy Center
on a new government program to promote water technology innovation

Networking
Exhibit tables
Coffee and refreshments