Israeli Culture Series: Israel and the Growth of the Global Cyber-Security Industry


Join us for an insider’s perspective on threats and opportunities created by the digitization of our world – and learn how you can profit from it. Alon Arvatz, IDF "8200" Elite unit veteran, cybersecurity expert, and successful entrepreneur, will take us through the contemporary landscape of cybersecurity. This talk will delve into the high-stakes, risk, and opportunities in the world of cybersecurity, as told through the eyes of a veteran of Israel’s cyberwarfare division.

Alon is the CEO and co-founder of PointFive. Before that, he co-founded IntSights, a cyber-security and threat intelligence startup, and led it to a successful acquisition of Rapid7. He authored the book “The Battle for Your Computer” which depicts the success story of the Israeli cyber-security industry. Alon is also involved in social impact, founding the non-profits "Kanfey Kesef" which promotes financial literacy, and "Step2Tech" which brings diversity to the high-tech industry. Alon is an active angel investor and advisor for startups and funds.

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Event Date
Wednesday, December 13, 2023
Event time
7:00 PM
Cost / donation
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