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About Tel Aviv Cities Summit

Tel Aviv Cities Summit is part of  DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival 2016, taking place on September 25th -29th.


With a vision of promoting Tel Aviv's technology and innovation communities, as well as featuring Tel Aviv's innovative municipal  policies, this event brings together entrepreneurs, city innovators, city makers, senior urban administrators, and visionaries from cities around the world – who together experience the booming innovation ecosystem -  the spirit of Tel Aviv.


This annual summit will address key issues that urban administrators must consider as they face  ongoing technological and urban revolutions that shape communities nowadays.

*The main plenary will feature simultaneously to chinese

Join us in the Nonstop City and explore the ways in which you can help your city thrive!








Where & When?

The Tel Aviv Cities Summit will take place on Monday September 26th 2016 - 09:00AM - 05:00PM.

At the Tel Aviv Museum of Art - 27 Shaul Hamelech Blvd Tel Aviv.



About Tel Aviv Global

Tel Aviv Global is an initiative started by the Mayor's Office of Tel Aviv-Yafo dedicated to elevating the city’s global positioning. In 2010, the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality undertook a municipal-national initiative designed to position Tel Aviv as a global city – a leading international business center that specializes in innovation.

CEO: Mr. Eytan Schwartz​​


Global Cities

Role: Creating economic growth by drawing foreign companies, startup founders, visitors, students and international events to the city.


Mission: Managing a municipal-national undertaking to support the Mayor's vision regarding Tel Aviv's development as a global business center of innovation and entrepreneurship, a leading destination for urban tourism, and a leading city brand worldwide.


Tel Aviv Global is a municipal company managed directly under the Office of the Mayor of Tel Aviv-Yafo. Its primary efforts are directed toward making the city more accessible to the world and facilitating its quantum leap in the global arena, achieved in cooperation with municipal, national and, private partners. The company focuses on three main pillars, which together produce the infrastructure needed for global economic growth. The Pillars are:

  • Economic Development
  • Tourism
  • Global Communications