THE FLORIDA-ISRAEL BUSINESS ACCELERATOR

A project of the Tampa Jewish Community Centers & Federation

Our mission is to help Israel and Florida based startups launch and succeed in the United States while fostering innovation and entrepreneurship in the Tampa Bay Area.

About The Accelerator Program

The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator (FIBA) is a Florida-based technology accelerator that is designed to establish and grow successful, high-growth Israeli and local tech ventures in the Tampa Bay Area. The Florida-Israel Business Accelerator is designed to meet the needs of both seed and early stage companies by providing industry expertise through structured programming, one-on-one consulting sessions, curated access to an expanded group of industry experts and exposure to a collective of potential investors.

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A Startup Nation Video

A new video created by Owl Productions demonstrates how technology from Israel touches many facets of our daily life. From Waze to Mobileeye to USB drives, our personal and professional lives have been enhanced, thanks to the ingenuity, work ethic and chutzpah of Israel’s innovators. Learn about the everyday ways in which we use Israeli technology as well as an exciting innovation that’s on the horizon.
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2015 a Record Year for Israeli Exits

A powerhouse in the international business community is emerging. Israel, a country of only 7.6 million people (New York City has 8.4 million people), has fostered thousands of startups in recent years. These startups are achieving tremendous success both in terms of the products and services that they create and the value they generate for investors. The year 2015 continued the trend as the money generated by exits in Israel topped the $5 billion mark for the fifth straight year. This consisted of Israeli companies Continue reading
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Israeli Entrepreneurs Must Think Globally From Day One

Since the late 1980s, Israel has steadily grown into a force among the international business and tech communities. This country, roughly the size of New Jersey, has generated thousands of startups, brought game-changing innovations such as MobileEye and Waze to the market and garnered billions in funding from investors. In fact, more money has been invested in Israeli startups than startups in all European countries. It’s a marvelous achievement given Israel’s size, population and relative youth as a country (Israel was established as country in Continue reading
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