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[Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 6:00-7:30 PM]

"Turning an invention into a business, managing through financial, technological and HR challenges"

With Avi Yaron, PhD
Founder & CTO of Visionsense


Event Date: Wednesday, September 21, 2011, 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Location: Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge, room LK120
Event starts promptly at 6:00 PM, please arrive earlier for seating. Refreshments will not be provided. Free event, open to the public.
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Avi Yaron is founder, chief technology officer and board member at Visionsense Corp. Avi has 20 years of management and innovation experience grown from the communications world. He was first an officer in the Israeli intelligence forces and later worked in research and development at Eldat Communications, which provides communications solutions to the retail industry. Avi was CEO and co-founder of MotoTech which developed advanced ignition systems for motorcycles. He was among the developers and instructors at the advanced microprocessor lab at Tel-Aviv University, Israel. After a brain tumor was detected by coincidence, Avi became deeply involved in the minimal invasive surgical field. After experiencing the shortcomings of the existing technology first hand, he sought to find better solutions and founded Visionsense (www.visionsense.com) in 1998. The Company is the leader in miniature surgical stereoscopic cameras, selling its systems in the USEurope & Asia.