25/10/2011

Yissum clinches car sales forecast deal

Yissum Research Development Company Ltd (which commercialises innovations developed by the Hebrew University of Jerusalem) has signed a research collaboration framework agreement with US automotive giant General Motors (GM).  The deal commits GM to fund research projects driven by Hebrew University researchers in return for the first option on an […]
02/09/2011

“Invention tension” and positive prospects for the future

“Israel: Invention tension” is the title of a piece that was published in the Financial Times this Wednesday.  Written by Tobias Buck, it profiles Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP), an enterprise that both funds and nurtures start-ups.  After reciting the ethos of Israel’s start-up economy, Buck goes on to point out […]