Cloud Infrastructure Service Providers in Israel
Cloud Infrastructure Services Providers in Israel (CISPI) is incorporated as an Israeli non-profit company. Our main missions are to develop the understanding of the use of public cloud computing services in Israel and to promote their use in the most responsible way, driving Israel towards an innovative, dynamic , productive, fair, and globally competitive data economy.
Work as a professional organization for the cloud community, with the assistance of prominent infrastructure suppliers, Cloud users, Government and us- IaaS – PaaS – SaaS
Develop the understanding of and promote the use of cloud infrastructure services in Israel assuring fair competition practices and honoring customer’s choice.
Develop and promote the public cloud computing services by customers, Israeli Institutions, national governmental entities, competent supervisory authorities, and professional organizations in the private and public sector
Develop, manage and update a data protection Code of Conduct for Public Cloud Computing Services Providers to guide customers in assessing whether public cloud computing services are suitable for the processing of personal data that they wish to perform, and will aspire to work in cooperation with the EU CISPE guidelines; TBD / Euro Cloud .
Data Protection Code of Conduct on top of the required compliance to meet with the Israeli privacy legislation, the code also ensures that IaaS customers can choose where their data will be located and processed, and that the supplier will not re-use a customer's data
Serve as the cloud communities' professional organization, contributing to the establishment of a smart cloud framework, self regulate advanced technologies and be a source of knowledge for the market and the government.
Ariel Munafo Founder and Board Member of MarkeTech Group and CloudEdge)acquired by Ewave group 2019).Founder of DbaCorporation and IsraelClouds the biggest cloud computing community in Israel, Founder of EuropeClouds. Ariel leads the Israeli Government ICT Authority forum of knowledge at the Israeli government for more than 3 years, and is a personal advisor to companies, CTO and CIO in Israel in the digital transformation and cloud adoption. A very proud CNCF Ambassador speaking, writing podcasting and influencing at many technologies stages around the world about cloud
computing and open source.
Consult and Advise to Dozens of Israeli Startups
15 years of experience as a senior manager at ISA with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry.
CEO of EMINENT – a business consulting company specialized in capital market, regulation and risk management.
Board member in UserWay LTD - a public company listed on TASE.
Graduate of LL.B. & LL.M. Degree, BA in Economics and MBA (Finance, Banking & Marketing).
Specializes in Risk management, Alternative Investments, ESG Standards, Risk Modeling, Financial Products, Mutual funds & ETFs, Financial Regulation, Financial Reporting and Exchanges.
Itai Green is the founder and CEO of Innovate Israel. He is one of the dominant leaders of Israel's corporate open innovation. Itai is recognized as a leading player in Israel's startup ecosystem and is at the forefront of launching its growth at a rapid pace.
Itai is a member in several startup advisory boards. In the past, Itai was head of business development and Innovation at Amadeus IT Group in Israel, amongst other prominent positions at Elbit, CEO at Maxtech Technologies, VP Business Development at Techtium and the co-founder of Jerusalem Online.
Itai is the founder of IITS community (Israel Insurance Tech Startups) for the Insurance start-up sector.
Yafit Lev-Aretz is an assistant professor of law at the Zicklin School of Business (Baruch College, City University of New York), and the Director of Tech Ethics program at the Zicklin Center for Corporate Integrity. Professor Lev-Aretz is a tech policy expert with over fifteen years of experience in studying and operationalizing the relationship between law, technology, and society. She has written and published extensively about various tech policy issues including information privacy, emerging financial technologies, algorithmic decision-making, and more. Her works appeared in leading academic journals such as The Harvard Journal of Law and Technology and The Yale Journal of Law and Technology as well as in popular media outlets such as NBC, Forbes, and TechCrunch.
Moshe Ferber is an entrepreneur, investor, popular industry speaker and cloud security evangelist. Working on building the next generation of cyber security solutions. In his 20 years of experience in information security, Moshe served as high ranking manager in large corporations, founder of innovative startups, frequent lecturer at cyber conferences and major contributor to various cloud education programs and certifications.
David has joined the non-profit organization with the belief and a strong desire to advance technological activities and social impact.
David has vast experience in various roles, including management and development in technology, teaching, and education.
Moreover, David has initiated and participated in varied and diverse social activities, some of which were awarded international prizes. These activities make the world a better place.
David is a member of the municipal committee of education in the city of Jerusalem.
His credo holds that Cloud Technologies are an integral part of the world of development. He believes that this vital step must be accessible to the public. Therefore, he joined the organization.
Experienced leader with a demonstrated history of working in the research industry. Skilled in High Performance Computing and cloud (AWS) technologies, Public clouds, Data centers projects design and delivery, Storage Area Network (SAN), NAS, Servers Architecture, Storage and DevOps. Strong information technology professional with a B.Sc focused on Electronics engineering from Afeka College and M.Sc in the field of Technology Management from HIT (Holon Institute of Technology).
Seasoned manager with vast experience of building "ground up" of HPC Technology center @ Weizmann Institute of Science, the worldwide remarkable
Design, manage and operate the biggest campus HPC site involving integration with Unified Identity Management, users management life cycle, HPC oriented storage subsystem for various workloads.
Dalit Ben-Israel is an expert in the fields of Computer, Information Technology, Cyber, Privacy and Data Protection Law. Dalit is a partner in the Israeli law firm Naschitz, Brandes & Amir and is the head of the IT and Data Protection Practice. Holds LL.B and LL.M degrees from the University of Tel-Aviv. Dalit represents some of the largest local and multinational companies in the Information Technology field and has handled some of the largest information technology transactions in Israel. Dalit is an IAPP member, a current Co-Chair of the IAPP Tel-Aviv KnowledgeNet, frequently writes for publications on privacy and cyber related issues and lectures and provides training in Israeli privacy and European data privacy legislation (especially GDPR) compliance issues.
Eyal Estrin is a cloud architect, with 20 years of experience in IT, information security and cloud services from various industries (Hi-Tech, Pharma, Banking and Academia). Working with cloud services since 2015. Cloud and security related certifications: CISSP, CCSP, CISM, CISA and CCSK.
Eyal is a columnist in public professional web sites, and constantly shares knowledge via social media.
Eyal strongly believes in being cloud agnostic.
Eyal is the owner of the blog "Security and Cloud 24/7" (https://security-24-7.com)
CIO, AIG Israel
Joined on August 16, responsible for enhancing the customer and employee experience through service efficiency, business agility and innovative digital capabilities. With more than 25 years of experience, leading digital innovation and projects. Prior to his role in AIG was leading for 17 years IT development and infrastructure at Bank Leumi ,most recent responsibility being CTO overseeing Digital Transformation and leading the transition to open banking and the cloud.
Executive technology leader and highly experienced professional with more than 20 years of broad-based positions. Chief Technology Officer at Harel Insurance the biggest insurance company in Israel, Co-Founder of CTO Corner a video log that takes knowledge and technological trends in the language of C-Level and decision-makers.
I’m a bridge-builder between business and technology with one mission, empowering people and companies to listen to their business and use technology as a means of innovation.