Innovate UK: Global Business Accelerator visit to Israel – Battery Tech

Innovate UK’s Global Business Accelerator Programme, delivered by the Enterprise Europe Network, is organising a technology visit to Israel for businesses focused on developing new battery technologies.

Successful applicants will have the opportunity to meet Israeli battery tech companies, research centres and key government agencies, with the aim of developing strong international partnerships for future collaboration/commercialisation.

By registering you are expressing your interest in attending. After registering, you will receive an email inviting you to submit a full application, which will take about 30 minutes to complete.

THE PROGRAMME (Subject to change)

Sunday 11th February

Depart UK – Arrival Tel Aviv

Monday 12th February

  • Intro to Israel
  • Intro to Israel Tech and Battery Tech Sector
  • Innovation Centre Visit
  • Company Visit – Battery Cell Manufacturer
  • Welcome Dinner

Tuesday 13th February

  • National Research Centre for Electro Chemical Propulsion
  • Company Visit – Sate of the Art Battery Tech
  • Networking and Matchmaking
  • Network Dinner

Wednesday 14th February

  • Visit to Battery Tech Cluster
  • Company Visit – Sate of the Art Battery Tech
  • Matchmaking event
  • Gala Dinner with Israeli Companies

Thursday 15th February

Depart Tel Aviv – UK


Sun 11 January – Thursday 15th February (inclusive)

Closing date for full application: Sunday 21stJanuary 2018

Briefing event: Wednesday31st January


  • Pre-visit and in-country briefings providing market information and advice on how to do business in Israel; training on how to improve your pitch and protecting your IP.
  • Exclusive access to the Battery Tech sector and the opportunity to meet key players and research agencies
  • Your profile in the visit brochure to be distributed to the Israeli Battery Tech sector
  • Targeted, pre-arranged meetings at a matchmaking event


To participate in this visit, your business must be established in the UK.

Please be aware that submitting a full application does not mean you have been accepted onto the Accelerator Programme. It is a competitive process and you will be notified of the outcome by Wednesday 24 Jan 17.

For more information please contact Andy Bates, Business West

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