Deal making for science, technology and industry: 1. Agtech

AgTech refers here to technologies that allow farmers to farm more efficiently and increase production. Drones, robotics, sensors, big data systems, are examples of this growing industry that is increasingly calling the attention of the big players in Silicon Valley. Perhaps the first and most known of AgTech inventions of all times was drip irrigation invented ...

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Delegation leaded by Minister for Agriculture of the Province of Misiones, Argentina visit Israel with Ocean Business-Excem

Minister Ortega and his delegation spent seven days in Israel in a road show organized by consulting firms Ocean Business & Excem Technologies which aimed to connect Misiones to the Israeli ecosystem of innovation in agriculture With a size similar to Israel (Misiones 29.801 square kilometres compared to Israel 20.700 km2)  and with only one million three ...

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International Seminar on Agriculture, 7-12 June 2014, Israel

Ocean Business, an israeli firm with a wide experience in the agricultural ecosystem and Israeli cleantech, in association with Excem Technologies company belonging to Excem Group, with an extensive knowledge of international business, are jointly organizing the International Seminar and professional tour on Agriculture Technological Innovations INNOVAGRO, to be held in Israel from 7 to ...

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Michael Porter talks on the solution to food security and environmental risks

In a world plagued by problems of all sorts such as world hunger, water shortages, deforestation, pollution and global warming, world-renowned planner Michael Porter talks about how to solve them from a business vision. Governments and NGOs can not solve these problems alone since there are not enough resources for this. While he praises NGOs as ...

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New Software helps increase fresh agriculture production

A new platform that optimizes the use of fertilizers in agriculture is now available to farmers all over the world in any type of environment and weather conditions. This is an interactive software tool that allows each producer to take over the management of fertilization at a professional level, without they have necessarily to have ...

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High-Power, energy saving lighting system made in Israel can save up to 60%

The business of energy saving exceeds $800 billion annually. One of the sub-sectors of this branch is lighting, which represents 14% of all electricity consumption in Europe and 19% of all electricity in the world (source: IEA - International Energy Agency). In many parts of the world such as Latin America, a very high percentage of ...

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Rain water harvesting the latest trends

                            Rainwater expert Dr. Ilan Adler, who is currently studying water and green technologies, recently visited Israel. Adept in the subject and curious about seeing the innovations developed within Israel – a country recognized as a center of global innovation and a provider of advanced solutions and equipment to irrigate family properties – he spent several ...

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New Animated Video Tells the Story of Agriculture, Climate Change and the Green Economy

The Farming First coalition has just launched a new, 3-minute animated video called "The Story of Agriculture and the Green Economy". http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=twGev010Zwc  The video highlights the importance of sustainable agriculture in supporting rural livelihoods, feeding a growing population and safeguarding the environment.  The video illustrates the fundamental link between agriculture and the green economy, addressing topics such as ...

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New business at the speed of wind

* this is a translation of the original article that is in Spanish. Wind mini turbines tech has been a very popular topic in this blog, so we decided to expand the information. The emphasis is doing on commercial aspects of these wind mini turbines for both rural areas and its new application in cities. Many remote ...

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Drip Irrigation systems and water conservation: alternatives and technological innovations

Drip irrigation systems have been widely used as low water consumption systems for irrigation purposes. But which are the trends in 2013? By Tobias Mendelovici, Agronomist of Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Ocean Business Director.This article was translated from its original version in Spanish. Drip irrigation systems allow accurate amounts of water application without waste but also ...

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Israel: 65 years of technological advances and environmental contributions

  Author: Naomi Levy, Expert in Marketing and Communication. *This article was translated from its original version in Spanish. Israel celebrates its 65th Anniversary. 65 years of independence, democracy, social integration but also progress in technology, among others, the CLEANTECH. In such a short amount of time, Israel is recognized around the world as the "Silicon Valley" of ...

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Visit Cleantech 2014 18-19 February and learn about the new technologies that are going to transform the future

Five top sustainability blogers recently visited Israel in order to gain an understanding of what is been done in the green sector here. Tobias Mendelovici Director of Ocean Business joined the blogers in a tour that included visiting eco buildings such as the one in the photo that is under construction in the University of ...

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Climate Change Diminishing Caribbean Water Supply

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Business Seminar attended by President of Colombia and Minister of Energy and Water of Israel

During the month of June 2014 a the  Dan Panorama Hotel located in front of the cosmopolitan city of Tel Aviv boardwalk, a Colombia-Israel Seminar Business was performed with the presence of a delegation from Colombia headed by President Juan Manuel Santos and Minister of energy and water resources of Israel, Sivan Shalom, ambassadors from ...

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New generation of small turbines

To date, the wind energy market has been dominated by huge turbines for rural areas. But a new generation of small turbines, with capacities up to less than 100 kilowatts, are opening market. These turbines can be used in urban, rural and residential.

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Nueva generación de turbinas pequeñas                                                                   New generation of small turbines To date, the wind energy market has been dominated by huge turbines for rural ...

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