IBT’s programs and activities are based around three pillars:

Innovation Catalyst

Brainnovations –startup launchpad program dedicated to BrainTech , which offers education, mentoring, shared working space, and investor access to participating projects.

Braingels –international BrainTech investor network program, intended to connect startups with investors in all areas of neuroscience and neurotechnology including pharma, devices, digital and consumer.

Prize Programs –IBT administers prestigious prize programs which recognize excellence in neuroscience and support promising research.

Community Convener

BrainTech Meetups –featuring expert lectures and panels on various topics in brain research and technology, followed by Q&A and networking.

BrainTech 2017 – 3rd International Brain Technology Conference

BrainTech 2015 – 2nd International Brain Technology Conference

BrainTech 2013 – 1st International Brain Technology Conference


Knowledge Center & Evangelist

Israel Brain Database –a searchable database of Israel’s academic, clinical and industry brain ecosystem. Available to members and partners only. Contact for details.

BrainTech delegations & lectures –IBT organizes as well as hosts local and international delegations interested in learning more about Israel’s BrainTech innovation and ecosystem. IBT leadership also lectures on Israel’s braintech arena. For more information, please contact

Blog & Newsletter –our blog features IBT news, as well as updates and opportunities in Israel’s BrainTech industry. Join our community to receive our newsletter.

Lobbying & Government relations –IBT engages with the government offices and agencies impacting Israel’s BrainTech sphere, including the Prime Minister’s Office, Office of Chief Scientist, Foreign Trade Administration, Center for Investment Promotion, Ministry of Science, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and others. IBT lobbies for brain research and technology to become a top government priority and partners with the various ministries and offices to leverage their networks for facilitating collaboration and promoting IBT’s programs and events.