Berlin and Tel Aviv – A Tale of Two Digital Cities


When it comes to digital start-ups, Berlin and Tel Aviv can easily be named in the same breath. Both cities are among the hippest hotspots for the industries of the digital future, drawing creatives, founders, and investors from around the world. Who has the edge in the race for the smartest solutions for the digital future? Where do the leading digital minds live? And where are links in the areas of city infrastructure, the cities’ high-tech sectors, and the networks between the two countries’ start-up scenes?

Welcome by

Michael Müller, Governing Mayor of Berlin


Björn Böhning, Permanent Secretary and Head of the Senate Chancellery of the Federal State of Berlin

Gilad Uziely, Director of Economic Development, Tel Aviv Global

Felix Swoboda, Founder


Carolin Neumann, Journalist and Innovation Prospector