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CONFERENCE

GLOBAL BRAINSTORM ON SMART CITY CHALLENGES AND THREATS

MUNI WORLD 2018

SMART CITIES
UNDER ATTACK:

A WAR GAME

*M.O.A: THE NEW URBAN JOINT VENTURE

SMART START UPs & MAYOR’S PARTNERSHIP

Exchange insights with TOP global experts before making big decisions for your city.

*February 13-15, 2018

Tel Aviv Israel

WHAT
IS MUNI
WORLD

MUNI WORLD is an annual offline think tank focused on brainstorming key challenges and threats facing Smart Cities. Digital, Technical and Information Officers from the leading global cities get together to reveal proven best practices and exchange expertise.

Come and join forces
with TOP industry
leaders to identify
hazards and find
solutions.

WHAT YOU
CAN EXPECT
AT MUNI
WORLD 2018

MUNI WORLD 2018

features brainstorms, panels and market visits on two key topics:

Smart Cities
Under Attack

As cities become smarter, the existence of citizens is left vulnerable to cyber attacks that threaten to shut down critical infrastructures, leading to chaos and major disasters. Join efforts with the leading Israeli and global cyber guardians in war game exercises, learn major cyber fight strategies and technologies. Cyber security thought leaders will present new cyber weapons and prognosis on cybercrime developments

*M.O.A:
Urban Joint Venture

Mayor’s offices in Israel change the paradigm of the relationship between startups and city to mutually beneficial collaboration. Come and learn firsthand from the best performing Israeli municipalities how to build an efficient municipal accelerator. The most prominent startups, working on solving municipal challenges, and their partners in mayor’s office will showcase this successful ecosystem in action.


*M.O.A – municipally owned accelerator, initiated, organized and run by the mayor’s office.

WHY ATTEND

Learn how to use Israeli cyber security technologies to defend your city.

Explore municipally owned innovation ecosystems and their study cases.

Engage in a collaborative brainstorm with TOP global industry exper

Learn how to use Israeli cyber security technologies to defend your city.

Explore municipally owned innovation ecosystems and their study cases.

WHO
SHOULD
ATTEND

Unique professional event for CTOs,
CIOs, CDOs, CCOs, and treasurers of the
world’s municipalities as well as other
governmental, non-governmental and
public sector officials, working on
smart cities projects.

This isn’t just an incredible network
opportunity.
This is the avant-garde of the Smart
City technology and practice.

Stay up to date and get inspiration
from the best performing global
Smart Cities!

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MUNI
WORLD

MUNI WORLD 2018 | Global Brainstorm
on Smart City Challenges and Threats

13-15 February 2018 Tel Aviv

We offer the CIOs, CTOs, CEOs, CDOs, CCOs, treasurers and other officials of the world’s municipalities an unmatched opportunity to attend the 3-day global brainstorm, focused on the areas of smart city cyber security and MOA – municipally owned innovation accelerator, initiated, organized and run by the mayor’s office.

2018 MUNI WORLD

Day 1 | 13 February 2018

MUNI EXPO
Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the ‘Start-Up Nation’, MUNI EXPO will showcase more than 140 vendors, mostly startups, including the most advanced and promising start-ups in the urban and cyber technologies and others, exhibiting their products and services, which address the challenges and threats of modern cities. International participants will enjoy full access to this unique 2-day exhibition.

MUNI WORLD Global Brainstorm Engage in networking and brain storming with global city leaders and

cyber specialists from municipalities worldwide in joint panel sessions on two crucial subjects: Smart Cities Under Cyber Attack MOA - a joint venture between the municipality and start-ups. Top Israeli and global cyber security experts will lead you through a process of defining the main challenges and threats municipalities will face in 2019. Join a wargame on cyber threat issues, study cases on building an effective urban ecosystem, listen to keynote speakers on both topics and engage in professional forums.

Day 2 | 14 February 2018

Innovation Ecosystem Tour
Enjoy the enlightening journey throughout Israel’s best performing MOAs - municipally owned accelerators. Learn from the diverse experience of several Israeli municipalities, including Herzliya, Ramat Gan, Rishon LeZion, and

Jerusalem - the ancient city that was picked by “Time” magazine as the world’s top fastest growing technological hub.

Afternoon Meeting Sessions. One-on-one meetings and visits to Israeli start-ups.

Day 3 | 15 February 2018

Tel Aviv Smart City
Tel Aviv Smart City There is a good reason why Tel Aviv was awarded the title of World’s Smartest City at the 2014 Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona: the city has embarked on a defined strategy of leveraging its extraordinary high-tech ecosystem to contribute and facilitate its transformation into a fully fledged smart city.
On the final day of the MUNI WORLD Global Brainstorm, you will explore Tel Aviv's unique startup ecosystem and meet CTOs and CEOs of leading Israeli startups in the field of smart cities.

Afternoon Meeting Sessions. One on one meetings and visits to Israeli start-ups.

Tel Aviv Nightlife Program
Tel Aviv is world renowned as the ‘city that never sleeps’. You will have the opportunity to experience firsthand the fun side of the Smart Tel Aviv as well as its unprecedented east-meets-west culture and culinary scenes.

MUNI EXPO is a major annual event attended by 6,000 senior director managers of
257 local Israeli authorities, and some 2,000 executives from 400 municipal companies
and corporations. MUNI EXPO is looking to ensure that local municipalities will be
able and willing to work closely with the private sector, aiming at boosting economic
growth and closing the gap between the cities’ living standards.

MUNI EXPO 2018

Registered international participants of the MUNI WORLD Global Brainstorm are granted
full access to all the events of MUNI EXPO 2018.

FIVE MEGA
EVENTS IN ONE SETTING

MUNI EXPO EXHIBITION
A two-day exhibition and meeting grounds for Israeli and international service providers will take place in a 6,000 m2 pavilion at the Tel Aviv Convention Center. Befitting the ‘Start-Up Nation’, the expo will showcase 140 startup companies - including ONH, Exodus, Urban Digital, Securenet, Genio, Zen City, Mifram Security - and municipally owned accelerators (MOA), pertaining to developing urban technologies. Their goal is to provide smart solutions to the variety of challenges faced by local authorities and municipalities, including cyber security threats and other disruptions.

MUNI WORLD
global CIOs brainstorm on Smart Cities challenges and threats. The 2018 MUNI WORLD will feature a 3-day special international program, focusing on the areas of smart city cyber security and innovation ecosystems for startup acceleration and incubation. Besides attending the extended MUNI EXPO, the program contains panels and working sessions with leading experts in cyber security;

MUNITALK
A series of conferences on innovation, smart cities, education, welfare, building and infrastructure, defense, engineering, city improvement and more.

INNOVATION EXPO
A unique expo showcasing achievements by MOAs, municipally owned accelerators, in the field of innovation, including an award ceremony for urban innovation.

THE SIXTH ANNUAL LOCAL
AUTHORITY CONVENTION
The most lucrative and impactful event of local authorities in Israel, the convention draws many heads of state, prime ministers, and presidents. The convention hosts roundtable sessions, special sessions with Knesset committees, and meetings between local municipality elects and Knesset members, as well as a gala event attended by key government figures in Israel.

WHY
ISRAEL

Despite its size, Israel has a disproportionate impact on global innovation.
Quite a few Israeli startups became high-tech giants, such as Viber and Waze.
Israel is the most represented country on NASDAQ after the U.S. and China.
These and other incredible achievements inspire the young MOA-based startups, such as Doorbill, Rapid, Stepin, H2H, Seekwhale, Zipwize, WeAsQ, Soiot.be, WanderOn, GreenQ, Nativeex, Kaboola, iWitness. Join us to discover
what makes Israel’s innovation ecosystem so fruitful and successful.

Israeli innovation ecosystem has the world’s highest density of startups per capita. Israel has the second-highest concentration of
cyber-defense companies in the world. In the $80 billion global cyber security market, Israel commands 10% market share.
Israeli economy ranked 3rd most stable and 10th most innovative in the world.
Over 300 digital multinational companies set up their R&D labs in the country.Israel is the most represented country on
NASDAQ after the U.S. and China.

Ganey Hataarukha is the largest and most
advanced convention center in Israel.
The Convention Center contains several
luxurious conference halls, including
state-of-the-art halls fully equipped
with cutting edge A/V systems, and hosts
hundreds of events and exhibitions, drawing
more than 2.5 million visitors yearly.

The Convention Center is located in
northern Tel Aviv, adjacent to the Tel Aviv
University and within walking distance
from the University Railway Station.
Visitors can enjoy plenty of upper and
lower tier parking spaces, with even more
parking spaces within the perimeter.

By Car

Ayalon Darom - for those arriving from the north exit left at the Rokach interchange. Ayalon Darom - for those arriving from the south exit right at the Rokach interchange. Exit at the Convention Center interchange and follow the signs

By Train

The University train station is near the Tel Aviv Convention Center
Rakevet Yisrael website

TRAVEL
WHERE
TO STAY

Royal Beach Tel Aviv – RECOMMENDED
19 HaYarkon Street, Tel Aviv | +972 8 6387797
VISIT OUR WEBSITE

Royal Beach Tel Aviv is a luxurious and elegant hotel, offering the
guests a great hospitality experience in the big city. The hotel
is located near Tel Aviv’s coastline with splendid sea and city
views from every room. There are is a variety of rooms to choose,
according to your wishes and expectations.

Montefiore Hotel
36 Montefiore Street, Tel Aviv | +972 3 564 6100
VISIT OUR WEBSITE

Hotel Montefiore embodies the essence of unparalleled luxury,
intimacy and exquisite style in a picturesque, meticulously restored
Eclectic architecture-style edifice in the heart of Tel Aviv, just
steps from Rothschild Boulevard.

David Intercontinental Tel Aviv
12 Kaufman Street, Tel Aviv | +972 3 7951 111
VISIT OUR WEBSITE

Beach life, history, and modern culture meet at the InterContinental
David Tel Aviv hotel. Tel Aviv’s best shops and bars are on the
doorstep of this refined, high-rise hotel and Old Jaffa Port is just
minutes away.

Hilton Tel Aviv
205 HaYarkon Street, Independence Park, Tel Aviv | +972 3 5202 222
VISIT OUR WEBSITE

The hotel is situated in the heart of Tel Aviv, Just a short stroll to
the city’s shopping centers, restaurants, and cultural landmarks.
Old Jaffa, one of the oldest cities in the world, is a few kilometers
away.

Dan Tel Aviv Hotel
99 HaYarkon Street, Tel Aviv | +97 3 5202 552
VISIT OUR WEBSITE

Considered the Tel Aviv hotel of choice, the Dan Tel Aviv is justly
renowned for its prime location overlooking the Mediterranean and
splendid beaches edged by the city’s famous seafront promenade
bustling with happy strollers.

Carlton Tel Aviv
10 Eliezer Peri Street, Tel Aviv | +972 3 5201 818
VISIT OUR WEBSITE

Carlton is one of the premium hotels in the city. Recently decorated
rooms have beautiful views overlooking the Tel Aviv Marina.

Prima Tel Aviv
105 Hayarkon Street, Tel Aviv | +972 3 520 6666
VISIT OUR WEBSITE

Prima Tel Aviv is located in Tel Aviv’s central area, close to
almost all cultural sites and surrounded by fun bars, great stores,
internationally acclaimed restaurants and meters from the beach,
the Tel Aviv Promenade, and the new Tel Aviv Port

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CONTACT

Esther Katz
International Program Director
ek@muniworld.com
+972542200207

Kate Verni
Project Manager
assist@muniworld.com
+972542200207