BIRD Funding Seminar - Maryland/Israel Development Center








The Maryland/Israel Development Center and The Tech Council of Maryland Presents:

BIRD Foundation Funding 

and Israel Trade Mission Information Session 

BIRD Foundation Funding 

and Israel Trade Mission Information Session 

March 13th2014


at the Shady Grove Innovation Center, 9700 Great Seneca Highway, Rockville, MD 20850

Come Learn about:

BIRD Foundation Funding: Learn how to apply for up to $1M for your next technology collaboration through the U.S. - Israel Bi-national Industrial R&D Foundation (BIRD F). If you are working with a company in Israel or could be looking to partner with one, you could be eligible. Join us to learn about the application process and timelines.

Israel Trade Mission: A great way to explore partnership opportunities with Israeli companies.  Learn about a trade mission to Israel's premier Innovation Conference -- featuring Israel’s renowned Biomed Conference side-by-side with a groundbreaking High Tech Conference.  The mission will include pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings with companies that fit your business development needs.  The mission will take place May 15th-22nd, 2014


8:00-8:20    Registration, networking and light breakfast

8:20-8:30    Opening remarks, Maryland/Israel Development Center and Tech Council of Maryland

8:30-8:50    Overview of BIRD Foundation and the submission process, Andrea Yonah, East Coast Representative, BIRD                         Foundation

8:50-9:10    BIRD Grant Recipients, Maryland Case Study - Patriot Technologies (Maryland company) and Radiflow                                   (Israeli company)

9:10-9:30    Overview Israel Innovation Trade Mission, Jennifer Raskas, Business Development Manager of                                                 Maryland/Israel Development Center

9:30-9:45    Q & A

9:45-10:00  Networking

 Click here to Register


For more information on the BIRD grant, visit

For more information on the mission, visit, and contact Jennifer Raskas at or 240-670-MIDC

For more information on the Israel Innovation Conference please visit

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