Roni Zehavi

Roni Zehavi

CEO, CyberSpark

Roni Zehavi is the CEO of CyberSpark, the industry initiative, created to advance research and development of cyber solutions in the Beer-Sheva region of Israel. He has more than 10 years of proven success in the entrepreneurial high-tech arena, integrating highly-innovative and multidisciplinary technologies into sellable products. His range of experience includes stewarding ideas through the development process into the marketplace.

His most recent company, “To-Be-Education,” is creating a platform upon which teachers and students can upload content that can be transformed into dilemma-based learning games with multiple users, facilitating the develop of global learners’ communities.

An experienced test pilot from ETPS UK and an Aeronautical Engineer from the Technion, Mr. Zehavi is a well-known expert in aviation professions, including operational, methodological and technological aspects. In 2004 Roni founded Rontal Applications, a leading provider of a 3D based application for simulations and real-time Command & Control systems. Under his leadership, the company has achieved successful results before being acquired by an American corporation.

Cybersecurity Sparking Research and Innovation | Wednesday, November 15 at 1:30 PM

(Please note that all Summit sessions will be presented in English)

Across the globe, ecosystems that bring together academia, industry and government operate to respond to cybersecurity threats and enable economic development opportunities. Roni will discuss how the “Ecosystem” concept, by which the essential stakeholders reside together and act as a coherent and unified entity, enables an innovative and stimulating environment, attracting entrepreneurs and global operators to “Spark” and “Create” together, addressing the multi-disciplinary manifold of our modern way of living.