Israel StartupDigest – September 11, 2011by StartupDigest on September 13, 2011
Yaniv Feldman – Editor-in-Chief, Newsgeek Israel
What’s Going on in Israel’s Startup Community
WordCamp Jerusalem 2011
When: Mon Sept 12, 9:00am
Where: Menachem Begin Legacy Center, Jerusalem.
WordCamp is a yearly conference on everything WordPress (a content management system for building websites). This is the second WordCamp Jerusalem, including lectures by top WordPress people in the country, lunch and snacks and the opportunity for lots of networking with other WordPress people. Everyone is welcome, from people just starting out with WordPress, to those most advanced WordPress users.
The Take Charge 2011 Digital Commerce Summit
When: Tues Sept 13, 8:30am
Where: Avenue, Airport City, Israel
The Take Charge 2011 Digital Commerce Summit, will showcase the latest trends and innovations in the digital e-Commerce arena, for both vendors and affiliates.
Build Windows Event
When: Tues Sept 13, 6:30pm
Where: Microsoft R&D Israel Offices, Hertzeliya
A live streaming of the opening keynote for the BUILD conference by Steve Ballmer (anticipated debut of Windows 8).
Google Open House with Udi Menbar, VP Engineering at Google
When: Wed Sept 14, 5:30pm
Where: Google R&D Center, Haifa
Udi Menbar, VP Engineering at Google comes to Israel to speak about search developments at Google. The evening will include an opening lecture by Yossi Mattias, Google Israel R&D Manager and a Panel with Google engineers.
OWASP Israel 2011
When: Thurs Sept 15, 8:30am
Where: Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC)
The annual OWASP Israel 2011 Conference will be held this year for the 5th time. This year’s conference is bigger then ever. With two full day tracks, and more than 15 vendors, and more than 300 attendees, this is the biggest Application Security event of the year in Israel.
When: Thurs Sept 15, 4:30pm
Where: The Junction, 32 Schocken Street, Tel Aviv
This intro session will cover the basics of developing for the Android platforms: historical review, the OHA and AOSP organizations and the community forums, getting started with the work environment , Android application’s building and debug tools.
Couchbase Meetup – Tel Aviv
When: Thurs Sept 15, 6:00pm
Where: MediaMind, HaMada 7, Herzliya
The first-ever Couchbase meetup in Israel! An evening of pizza, beer, and technical talk to learn more, and NoSQL and Couchbase technology (and get your free t-shirt!).
Top Upcoming Events
September 21 – MultiScreens Conference
September 25 – IBM Symposium 2011