CIOmove 2018: The agenda

Next CIOmove starts in Tel Aviv in the evening of Friday, April 27th 2018 with our Peers´ Reunion

Till 5:00 pm Check-In at Hotel
Hotel Rothschild 22, Rothschild Blvd 22, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Distance from Airport Ben Gurion: 22,5 km, 23 min

5:30 pm Welcome Reception
Introducing partners and new participants
by Horst Ellermann, CIOmove Ambassador for Germany

5:45 pm Walk to the Beach
(1,8 km to “Manta Ray”, taxis will be provided as well)

6:15 pm Stopover at “Manta Ray”

7:00 pm Walk to Jaffa
(2,0 km to “Container”, taxis will be provided as well)

8:00 pm Dinner at “Container”
Saturday, April 28: Selection of Topics

10:00 am Match-Making
– explaining the method
– introducing predefined topics
– splitting the group in three topic clusters

12:30 Lunch

2:30 pm Preparing more topics on the buses to Israel’s desert


4:00 pm Leisure time and dinner in the desert
Sunday, April 29: CIO sessions

This is the most important day for all participants:

10:00 am till 6:00 pm: Group sessions at security companies and

innovation centers (on the shortlist: Accenture, Adobe, CA, Checkpoint, Checkmarx, Dell, IBM, Skybox,Telekom and Wix)


Spouses Program: Guided tour through the “White City”

 (Tel Aviv is the capital of “Bauhaus”. More than 3000 buildings were built in that style during the 1930s.)


8:00 pm Dinner with startups from Israel


Monday, April 30: Innovation and Security Tour

8:30 am Departure of buses to Jerusalem (68 km)

Baggage will be checked through to Herbert Samuel Hotel, Shamai St 25, Jerusalem

10:00 am Welcome address by Nir Barkat, Mayor of Jerusalem

11:00 am Guided Tour of Old City

1:00 pm Lunch at Israel Museum

2:00 pm Speeches by

– Nadav Zafrir, Team 8, former General of Unit 8200, Israel’s NSA

– Ilan Abadi, CSO of Teva pharmaceuticals, Israel’s biggest company

– Jonathan Medved, CEO of Ourcrowd, investing company

3:00 pm Individual meetings with security startups

from Israel

7:00 pm Farewell dinner


Tuesday, May 1: Breakfast and individual departure

Distance to Airport Ben Gurion: 52,8 km, 43 min.

More details to come