Yanki Margalit (Social Investor)

Tel Aviv
January 5, 2017 / 6:00 PM

About this event

Yanki Margalit broke into the Israeli tech scene with his first company at 23, Aladdin Knowledge Systems. Margalit led the AI and hardware company that prevented illegal software copying to an IPO in 1993. It was ultimately sold in 2009 with over 600 employees and close to $150 million in sales.

Margalit recently served as Chairman of SpaceIL, a nonprofit organization aiming to land an Israeli spaceship on the moon by 2017 for the Google Lunar X Prize. He is currently a partner at Innodo Ventures, in addition to supporting the creation and development of many nonprofit organizations and social enterprises, such as Idealist.org, Latet, College4All, MEET, Adama, MIT Forum Israel and SpaceIL.

Speaker

Yanki Margalit (Social Investor)

Yanki Margalit

Social Investor

Yanki Margalit broke into the Israeli tech scene with his first company at 23, Aladdin Knowledge Systems. Margalit led the AI and hardware company that prevented illegal software copying to an IPO in 1993. It was ultimately sold in 2009 with over 600 employees and close to $150 million in sales.

Margalit recently served as Chairman of SpaceIL, a nonprofit organization aiming to land an Israeli spaceship on the moon by 2017 for the Google Lunar X Prize. He is currently a partner at Innodo Ventures, in addition to supporting the creation and development of many nonprofit organizations and social enterprises, such as Idealist.org, Latet, College4All, MEET, Adama, MIT Forum Israel and SpaceIL.

Date and Time
January 05, 2017
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Address
WeWork Hazerem
7 HaPelech Street Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv, 6816727
 
Agenda
6:00 pm Networking, Food & Drinks, Startup competition
7:00 pm What’s new since our last event?
7:15 pm Interview w/Yanki Margalit
8:15 pm Networking, Food & Drinks
9:30 pm Event wrap-up
 

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