CANADA-ISRAEL CARDIOVASCULAR INNOVATION FORUM

Innovation Is Where the Heart Is

ATTENTION:
2022 CICI COMPETITION NOW OPEN

Canada-Israel Cardiovascular Innovation (CICI) Forum aims to encourage collaboration and early and mid-stage innovations in cardiovascular devices and digital heart health in Canada and Israel.

Early-stage companies, seeking <$500k with projects in either cardiovascular devices or digital health are invited to submit applications.  Judging panels from Canada and Israel will assess the projects of the other country. The top-rated projects from Israel and Canada in each category will present for 15 minutes with 5-minute question session on May 15, 2022. Investors interested in cardiovascular innovations in both countries will be invited to attend the presentations virtually and to contact the companies of interest after the presentation. There will be no application charges or attendance fees.

 

Canada-Israel Cardiovascular Innovation Forum does not commit funding to any applying group presenting at the forum, is not responsible for the statements of any group, and does not bear any legal or financial responsibility for arrangements between investors and presenters that result from the Forum.

 

PURPOSE OF THE CANADA-ISRAEL CARDIOVASCULAR INNOVATION FORUM

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TO INNOVATE

Encourage early stage innovations in cardiovascular devices and digital heart health in Canada and Israel.

OUR CANADIAN PARTNERS

Health Innovation Hub (H2i)
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OUR ISRAEL PARTNERS

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SUPPORTING COMPANIES

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FOUNDING MEMBERS

Canada

Dr. Olivier Bertrand, Dr. Brian Courtney, Dr. Michael Farkouh, Dr. Rafi Hofstein, 
Dr. Sanjit Joly, Dr. Alan Rabinovitz, Ms. Cheryl Reicin, Prof Paul Santerre, Dr. Bradley Strauss,
Dr. Graham Wright

Israel

Dr. Offer Amir, Dr. Rafi Beyar, Dr. Yair Feld, Dr. Moshe Flugelman, Dr. Ran Kornowski, Dr. Ehud Raanani, Dr. Amit Segev

USA

Dr. Gary Gershony

 
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Victor Hugo

“There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come.”

INAUGURAL CICI EVENT

On April 25, 2021, the CICI held its inaugural Forum event featuring a Keynote Address from Dr. Gary Gershony, and nine top rated Canadian and Israeli innovations from the CICI competition. You can choose to watch the whole event below, or individual presentations. If you want to contact any of the presenters, contact Liz at hsrl.centre@utoronto.ca

CONTACT CANADA-ISRAEL CARDIOVASCULAR INNOVATION

Thanks for submitting!

IN CANADA CONTACT: Bradley Strauss, MD, PhD,  Bradley.Strauss@sunnybrook.ca

IN ISRAEL CONTACT: Yair Feld, MD, PhD,  y_feld@rmc.gov.il

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