I just returned from my first trip to China, taking 5 Israeli startups to the beautiful island of Hainan to pitch and meet with dozens of Chinese investors hungry for new technology. In just 2 days of networking, I learned more about business in China than in years of working with incoming Chinese delegations in Israel.
Axis Innovation provides startup scouting services in Israel and globally for clients from various industries on a monthly, quarterly, and one-time basis. This is an ideal first step for companies looking to explore a startup ecosystem. Our role is hands-on from the beginning of the process including ideation and strategy, scouting using our proprietary methodology and network, relationship management with startups, and follow-up work.
Each year, our team scouts thousands of startups and selects a small percentage to participate at our events or be introduced to our clients. We have developed deep networks of ecosystem partners and a solid methodology for identifying relevant startups and advising our clients from ideation to successful startup implementation.
AXIS INNOVATION SCOUTING
Startups Screened (annually)
Countries Where We’ve Scouted Startups
Selection rate to Axis events or programs
Dealflow Partners Globally
Successful pilots or investments from venture scouting
CUSTOM EVENTS & CHALLENGES
After organizing over 100 tech events in 20 countries, we know what it takes to create meaningful experiences that are productive towards your innovation goals. Combining our expertise in startup scouting with event management, we provide all necessary services under one roof for our clients - whether it is for a meetup style event, multi-day or even multi-city.
Axis Innovation has created custom events for dozens of corporations and governments in cities all around the world.
Startup Scouting & Selection
Post event follow up
Axis Innovation hosts VIP, management, and innovation teams on Innovation and Inspiration Tours in Israel. Combining our deep understanding of the Israeli startup ecosystem with our familiarity of the challenges of corporate innovation, these visits are an integral part of a client’s innovation practice and connection to Israel. Our role begins long before the trip to work together with the client to identify the most relevant companies and partners to meet with. On a typical 2-4 day visit, Axis arranges meetings with all relevant players including startups, investors, other corporations, academia, and more. In addition, our visits include meetings and experiences outside of the office such as we include custom events such as thought leaders dinners, startup pitching sessions, even wine tasting and sightseeing trips.
Axis Innovation has created innovation tours for corporations from around the world, ranging from 3 to over 100 people.