Innovation Mission Control

DESTINATION: FLORIDA

We connect Israel’s most high-potential tech startups to the partners, investors, and advisors they need to launch successfully in the US.

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This is a first-of-its-kind in-person event that offers an exclusive opportunity for Israeli tech companies to present to and meet with legislators and decision-makers

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Feb 27
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FIBA Impact 2016 - Q1 2023

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FIBA 2.0

After nearly seven years of success in launching high-tech companies from Israel into the U.S. market, as well as highlighting Israeli innovation throughout the State of Florida and beyond, FIBA has elected to embark upon the next logical step in its evolutionary journey as an international economic development platform with the creation of one or more venture funds.

To this end, in early 2023 FIBA Services Inc., a for-profit subsidiary of the Tampa JCCs and Federation, signed a Term Sheet with renown international investment group, Ark Invest. Discussions are currently underway to create a venture fund that seeks to bring together Ark Invest’s investment prowess together with FIBA’s commercialization and engagement success to form a dynamic venture fund for investment in high-tech ventures in Israel and other countries yet to be determined.

More details will be published when available. Stay tuned…

Read more about our Partner Programs here.

 

Current Programs

This is a first-of-its-kind in-person event that offers an exclusive opportunity for Israeli tech companies to present to and meet with legislators and decision-makers

 Read more. 

 Apply to Pitch on the Florida Capitol 

FIBA in the News

As seen on Tampa Bay Times: “Meet the Tampa women building a business pipeline from Israel to Florida”.

There’s a lot more awareness and interest in Florida, and specifically Tampa Bay, than we have ever seen before. Now we don’t really need to do a lot of outreach. Israelis have discovered Florida and are coming here, and we’re happy to support them. View article

AS SEEN ON ABC ACTION NEWS: FLORIDA ISRAEL BUSINESS ACCELERATOR CREATES JOBS, OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH TECH STARTUPS”.

Tampa is becoming a hot market for tech startups, and one local nonprofit is eyeing companies in Israel to help solve problems businesses in Florida and beyond may be facing. Watch story

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