The Trendlines Group Trendletter May 2019

… Last call for AgriVest competition … ApiFix closes B round funding; wins NCC-PDI grant … EdenShield receives OMRI certification … Companies in the media and at conferences … 

NEWS

We released our Q1 2019 financial statements and earnings presentation on 13 May 2019 (links below open PDFs).

The AO Development Incubator held its board meeting at our offices, 21 April. Pictured (l to r): Roland Herzog, Andrea Montali, Keita Ito, Röbi Frigg, Trendlines Chairman & CEO Todd Dollinger, Michael Schuetz.

The AO Development Incubator held its board meeting at our offices, 21 April. Pictured (l to r): Roland Herzog, Andrea Montali, Keita Ito, Röbi Frigg, Trendlines Chairman & CEO Todd Dollinger, Michael Schuetz.

 

We were pleased to host the 2nd meetup of the Galil High-Tech Community, 29 April 2019 Chairman and CEO Steve Rhodes introduced Trendlines.

We were pleased to host the 2nd meetup of the Galil High-Tech Community, 29 April 2019 Chairman and CEO Steve Rhodes introduced Trendlines.

 

Trendlines Medical Singapore CEO Eric Loh opens the Singapore investor meetup, 30 April 2019. The event featured presentations by Trendlines' management and Trendlines Medical Singapore portfolio company entrepreneurs.

Trendlines Medical Singapore CEO Eric Loh opens the Singapore investor meetup, 30 April 2019. The event featured presentations by Trendlines’ management and Trendlines Medical Singapore portfolio company entrepreneurs.

 

We welcomed a delegation of Australian agrifood tech entrepreneurs and representatives of Bridge Hub, 1 May 2019. The entrepreneurs made a short pitch and received feedback from Trendlines management, business development, and communications teams.

We welcomed a delegation of Australian agrifood tech entrepreneurs and representatives of Bridge Hub, 1 May 2019. The entrepreneurs made a short pitch and received feedback from Trendlines management, business development, and communications teams.

NOW FUNDING

CoreBone and liberDi are now funding on Exit Valley. Limited opportunities remain on Hargol’s Exit Valley campaign.

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These portfolio companies are now funding:

Now funding icon medicalNow funding icon agtech

Medical   BiPS Medical, Ceretrieve, CorAlert, liberDi, Limaca Medical, ProArc Medical, Vessi Medical, ZygoFix

Agtech  AlgaHealth, AquiNovo, FruitSpec, Hargol FoodTech, Valentis

AgriVest 2019 call for companies.

Last call! There’s still time to enter the competition, but don’t delay. The final entry deadline is 28 May 2019. Apply now!

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

  • ApiFix closes B round financing.
  • FruitSpec’s recent trial in the United States achieved 98% accuracy.
  • Limaca Medical initiates first in human.
  • EdenShield received Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) certification for its GT Direct product. … In other news: David Kahan has been appointed company CEO and Shay Lhermann has been named VP Sales.
  • Hargol FoodTech was selected to present at the Technovation Conference, 5 June, Tel Aviv.

 

ApiFix is one of five pediatric medical device innovators to each capture a $50,000 grant and access to a new pediatric device accelerator program in a competition hosted 30 April 2019 by National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation that focused on orthopedic and spine devices. Pictured (clockwise from left): Kolaleh Eskandanian, VP and chief innovation officer, Children’s National; Paul Mraz, president and CEO, ApiFix; Bill Bentley, founding director, Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices, University of Maryland; and Paul Grand, founder and CEO, Medtech Innovator. Photo: Children’s National Health System

ApiFix is one of five pediatric medical device innovators to each capture a $50,000 grant and access to a new pediatric device accelerator program in a competition hosted 30 April 2019 by National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation that focused on orthopedic and spine devices. Pictured (clockwise from left): Kolaleh Eskandanian, VP and chief innovation officer, Children’s National; Paul Mraz, president and CEO, ApiFix; Bill Bentley, founding director, Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices, University of Maryland; and Paul Grand, founder and CEO, Medtech Innovator. Photo: Children’s National Health System

IN THE MEDIA

AT CONFERENCES

  • Fidmi Medical and Limaca Medical attended Digestive Disease Week®, San Diego, California, 18-21 May 2019.
  • Chairman and CEO Todd Dollinger is a life sciences panel member at Go4Israel, Jinan, China, 28 May 2019. CEOs from AquiNovo, Arcuro Medical, Gordian Surgical, and liberDi are also attending.
  • CEO Trendlines Incubators Israel Barak Singer is presenting at Startup On The Grill Medical, Open Valley Yokneam, Israel, 2 June 2019.
  • Vice Chair Trendlines Agrifood Innovation Centre Nitza Kardish is a speaker at Future Food Asia 2019, Singapore, 3-4 June 2019.
  • STStent is presenting at Rhinoworld Chicago 2019, 5-9 June.
  • MemTech CEO Moshe Kelner is on the opening panel at World Materials Forum, Nancy, France, 12-14 June 2019.

 

CEO Trendlines Incubators Israel Barak Singer and Trendlines Medical Singapore, Director, Business Ventures Lionel Lim at the Innovation Summit Dublin 2019, 9-11 April 2019.

CEO Trendlines Incubators Israel Barak Singer and Trendlines Medical Singapore, Director, Business Ventures Lionel Lim at the Innovation Summit Dublin 2019, 9-11 April 2019.

 

See more conferences in the gallery below.