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GSA to Host Israel Executive Forum

Global Semiconductor Alliance:

WHO:

   

The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA), the voice of the global semiconductor industry, is hosting the Israel Executive Forum.

 

WHAT:

The forum will begin with an opening keynote from Russell Ellwanger, Chief Executive Officer, TowerJazz. Steve Litchfield, executive vice president and chief strategy officer at Microsemi Corporation, will present the keynote address “Building Valuable Deals: An Acquirer's Mindset” and Jonathan Medved, CEO and founder of OurCrowd, will also be a featured speaker.

 

The panel “Success Stories in Funding, IPOs and M&As” will be moderated by Shlomo Maital, Senior Research Fellow, Samuel Neaman Institute, Technion Haifa, and will feature the following panelists:

  • Raanan Gewirtzman, Former CEO of Broadlight and senior director of business development at Broadcom Corporation
  • Dan Inbar, senior vice president and general manager of OEM at SanDisk Corporation
  • Steve Teig, president and CTO at Tubula, Inc.

WHEN:

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
4:00 to 9:00 p.m.
 

WHERE:

Dan Accadia Hotel

Herzliya Beach 46851, Herzliya, Israel

T +972-9-9597070

 

WHY:

An unmatched entrepreneurial culture defines Israel’s semiconductor industry, as its global counterparts watch boundless groundbreaking technology stem from the region. Pressed against economically challenging times, new approaches to fostering company growth are forming, and the industry must take notice in lieu of falling behind. This event will address the business factors that will enable Israel to sustain and further its dynamic global technology contributions.

 

About GSA:

The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) mission is to accelerate the growth and increase the return on invested capital of the global semiconductor industry by fostering a more effective ecosystem through collaboration, integration and innovation. It addresses the challenges within the supply chain including IP, EDA/design, wafer manufacturing, test and packaging to enable industry-wide solutions. Providing a platform for meaningful global collaboration, the Alliance identifies and articulates market opportunities, encourages and supports entrepreneurship, and provides members with comprehensive and unique market intelligence. Members include companies throughout the supply chain representing 30 countries across the globe. www.gsaglobal.org

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