BLUETECH STARTUP COMPETITION ANNOUNCEMENT ASHDOD ISRAEL AND NEWPORT RHODE ISLAND
Newport Rhode Island, U.S. - Ashdod Israel
December 21, 2021 During the visit of RIIC, CEO Founder, Avi Nevel to Hub Ashdod in Ashdod Israel, BLUETECH STARTUP COMPETITION ANNOUNCEMENT ASHDOD ISRAEL AND NEWPORT RHODE ISLAND competition was announced in an event ceremony. The event was opened by Hai Vahnish, Head of Hub Ashdod. Eti Lugassi, Manager of the Ashdod Youth Center gave remarks as well as Gabi Knafo, the Deputy Mayor of the City of Ashdod who congratulated the program and delivered remarks of interest that the city of Ashdod has to build relations with Newport, Rhode Island as both cities have a lot in common. Mollie Williams, the Executive Director of Innovate Newport spoke live via Zoom congratulating their counterparts in Ashdod. Avi Nevel, CEO of the Rhode Island Israel Collaborative (RIIC) remarked how this is another step in continuation of connecting Israeli Innovation Ecosystem with Rhode Island in the field of BlueTech.