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In Judaism, there is a well-known expression that many Jews have heard called Tikun Olam. Literally Tikun Olam translates to, "fixing the world." This implies that the world is a broken place, and these days, with all the fires, floods, hurricanes, droughts, shootings, and other tragedies, it doesn't take a lot of convincing to see that, indeed, our world is in need of repair. Tikun Olam can be seen in a thousand different places and faces. And you don’t need to be...

You can learn more about Israeli Aquaculture when you join us, May 6-10th on the welaunch Israel Ag-tech & Food-tech Tour. In the meantime read this excellent article by Avi Jorisch, author of the recently published, must read, book: Thou Shalt Innovate.  How Israel Can Help Stem Over-Fishing in the South China Sea South China Sea littoral states should look to Israel for innovative solutions. By Avi Jorisch While world leaders and Asian policymakers focus on disputes in the South China Sea, a less-publicized...

There is a revolution taking place within our economy. Innovation is taking center stage and Israel is at that center. Listen to Prime Minister Netanyahu talk about Israel's rise as the Start-up Nation. Nearly a third of his AIPAC Policy Conference was devoted to innovation - that is how important this revolution has become.   https://youtu.be/VhJ2LJO8LkY...

The annual Aipac Policy Conference, held in Washington DC was once-upon-a-time a strictly political action and state-of-the-union style event. However, about five years ago, with the rise of Israel as The Start-up Nation, it began to shift. Today, although it is still very much about all those other things, it has ascended into an innovation conference as well. Check out this awesome segment from the conference on some important technologies, CropX and their game changing ag-tech sensor or  StemRad and...