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The Matias Experiment

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The Matias Experiment brings together the world’s entrepreneurs, industry, and domain experts to discuss the future.

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Ep1119: Upskilling Revolution: Empowering Experts with Eddie Rubinov

July 19, 2024 18:05 - 18 minutes - 16.6 MB

Eddie Rubinov discusses the importance of upskilling in today’s fast-evolving tech landscape. He highlights how his company empowers professionals by offering hands-on courses taught by industry leaders. Rubinov emphasizes the necessity of continuous learning to remain competitive and shares his journey from tech professional to founder, detailing the operational challenges of scaling a global education business.

Ep1118: Ori Barzilay: Mastering Cybersecurity Investments with Team8

July 15, 2024 15:52 - 17 minutes - 16.2 MB

Dive into Ori Barzilay’s transformative journey from IDF special forces to leading tech investments at Team8. Discover how his hands-on experience in cybersecurity and product management influences his investment strategies, driving innovation in a rapidly evolving tech landscape. Learn about the unique challenges and opportunities in the cybersecurity sector, and how Ori’s broad perspective helps him identify and nurture groundbreaking startups. This episode offers invaluable insights into ...

Ep1117: Chaim Shiff: Transforming Private Equity with The Elephant

July 12, 2024 17:13 - 17 minutes - 16.2 MB

Chaim Shiff, CEO of The Elephant, dives into the evolving world of secondary markets. Discover how private companies are unlocking liquidity for shareholders while attracting new investors. Learn about the challenges and opportunities in this growing ecosystem and the innovative solutions shaping the future of private equity.

Ep1116: Meiran Galis: Simplifying Security Compliance for Startups

July 11, 2024 12:56 - 17 minutes - 15.9 MB

Meiran Galis shares his journey from tech risk management to founding Scytale, addressing the pain points of security compliance for startups. Discover how his innovative approach simplifies and automates compliance, making it accessible and efficient for growing companies navigating complex regulatory landscapes.

Ep1114: Hadar Ashuach: Innovating Advocacy: Technology Crowd Wisdom

July 08, 2024 14:18 - 17 minutes - 16.3 MB

Hadar Ashuach shares his journey from early tech ventures to leading AdFreeway Israel. Amidst the turmoil of war, he leverages innovative ad technology to combat antisemitism, creating impactful campaigns that amplify Israeli voices and counter misinformation on a global scale.

Ep1115: Eran Haggiag: Revolutionizing Digital Identity Through Telecom Innovation

July 06, 2024 16:57 - 17 minutes - 15.9 MB

Eran Haggiag delves into the fusion of telecommunications and digital identity, explaining how leveraging telco data can revolutionize multifactor authentication. From his beginnings in enterprise software to pioneering blockchain innovations with ClearX, Eran's journey highlights the potential of aligning big companies for greater societal value. Discover how his insights on identity security and API integration are paving the way for more secure and seamless digital interactions, transform...

Ep1114: Hadar Ashuach: Using AI to Amplify Israeli Voices and Counter Misinformation

July 05, 2024 12:28 - 17 minutes - 16.3 MB

Hadar Ashuach shares his journey from early tech ventures to leading AdFreeway Israel. Amidst the turmoil of war, he leverages innovative ad technology to combat antisemitism, creating impactful campaigns that amplify Israeli voices and counter misinformation on a global scale.

Ep1113: Stefan Heck: Revolutionizing Road Safety with AI

July 03, 2024 17:37 - 15 minutes - 14.5 MB

Stefan Heck discusses how NAUTO uses real-time AI to predict and prevent driving risks, significantly reducing collisions in commercial fleets. He shares his journey from founding Nauto to leveraging technology for life-saving innovations. Learn about the challenges faced in integrating AI into vehicles, the behavioral psychology behind driver interventions, and the profound impact of reducing road accidents. Discover how AI is transforming vehicle safety and reshaping the driving experience...

Ep1112: Iddo Peleg: Revolutionizing Clinical Trials with Cutting-Edge Data Integration

June 30, 2024 18:31 - 20 minutes - 19 MB

In this episode, Iddo Peleg, a clinical trial expert, discusses the critical role of accurate data in medical research and his journey to streamline data integration between EHR and EDC systems. Discover how his innovative approach is transforming clinical trials, ensuring global accuracy and efficiency in medical advancements.

Ep1111: Pete Steinberg: Bridging Sports and Business through Innovative Leadership

June 25, 2024 13:00 - 19 minutes - 17.9 MB

From coaching women's rugby to consulting CEOs, Pete Steinberg shares how prototyping leadership and fostering feedback loops can maximize team potential. Explore his unique journey from sports to business, revealing the importance of humility, continuous learning, and innovative thinking. Gain insights into overcoming challenges, enhancing team performance, and driving impactful results.

Ep1110: Roger Krulak: Transforming Construction with Modular Innovation and AI Precision

June 21, 2024 19:39 - 19 minutes - 17.6 MB

In this episode, Roger Krulak, CEO of Fullstack Modular, delves into the transformative power of modular construction and AI technology in the real estate industry. Roger discusses the significance of accurate information and dimensional precision in building factory-made structures and how robotic surveying ensures exceptional accuracy. He explains the evolution of the construction industry, emphasizing the need for innovation to meet market demands efficiently. The conversation covers the ...

Ep1109: Ruban Phukan: Revolutionizing Learning with AI at GoodGist

June 19, 2024 20:21 - 22 minutes - 20.7 MB

Ruban Phukan shares his journey from data science pioneer to AI-driven learning innovator. Discover how Ruban is transforming personalized education with GoodGist, leveraging generative AI to solve real-world problems and empower lifelong learners. From his early days at Yahoo to founding startups, Ruban explores the challenges and opportunities in upskilling technology teams and partners in a rapidly evolving landscape. Dive into the innovative solutions he's developing to make learning mor...

EP1108 Alex Quilici: The Future of Safe Communication

June 18, 2024 10:42 - 21 minutes - 19.4 MB

From developing one of the first voice portals to combating modern robocalls and deepfakes, Alex Quilici's journey is both pioneering and timely. Dive into the evolution of communication security as Alex shares his experiences at AOL and UMail. Learn about the challenges, opportunities, and innovations in protecting our digital interactions, and how AI is reshaping the battle against scams and fraud.

Ep1107: Dorin Baniel: Thriving Amidst Adversity

June 17, 2024 15:41 - 13 minutes - 12.8 MB

Dorin Baniel shares insights from Israel’s vibrant startup and cybersecurity scene during challenging times. Despite the ongoing conflict, entrepreneurs and investors are adapting and maintaining business continuity. Discover how they are pushing forward with groundbreaking innovations, securing critical investments, and demonstrating unparalleled resilience.

Ep1106: Amir Haramaty: Innovating Business Processes through AI and Speech Recognition

June 13, 2024 17:24 - 22 minutes - 20.8 MB

Amir Haramaty shares his journey from cybersecurity to pioneering AI solutions, focusing on the power of voice-driven technology to revolutionize business processes. He discusses the challenges of integrating AI into traditional industries and highlights how his team's innovative solutions are making complex tasks simpler and more efficient. Amir's insights reveal the practical applications of AI, offering a glimpse into a future where technology enhances everyday work and drives measurable ...

Ep1105: Udi Goori: Bridging Digital and Health – A Journey in Innovation

June 11, 2024 18:12 - 21 minutes - 19.8 MB

Udi Goori shares his journey from a tech background to leading digital health innovations at Elements Health. He delves into the challenges of integrating diverse healthcare solutions, emphasizing the importance of collaboration, measurable outcomes, and a step-by-step approach to digital transformation. Udi reflects on the need for seamless integration in healthcare, comparing it to the evolution seen in other industries like e-commerce and digital banking. Discover how Udi’s passion for te...

Ep 1105: Udi Goori: Bridging Digital and Health – A Journey in Innovation

June 11, 2024 18:12 - 21 minutes - 19.8 MB

Udi Goori shares his journey from a tech background to leading digital health innovations at Elements Health. He delves into the challenges of integrating diverse healthcare solutions, emphasizing the importance of collaboration, measurable outcomes, and a step-by-step approach to digital transformation. Udi reflects on the need for seamless integration in healthcare, comparing it to the evolution seen in other industries like e-commerce and digital banking. Discover how Udi’s passion for te...

Ep1104: Nuno Job: Reimagining Data Communication with Decipad

June 10, 2024 20:00 - 25 minutes - 23.1 MB

Nuno Job shares his journey from a humble background to becoming the founder of Decipad. He discusses the challenges of making data accessible and engaging, emphasizing the disconnect many people feel with numbers, despite their importance. Nuno delves into his passion for transforming static spreadsheets into interactive, user-friendly documents, aiming to bridge the gap between complex data and everyday understanding. Through his experiences in the tech industry, he highlights the signific...

Ep1105: Nuno Job: Numbers Unleashed: Decoding Data Narratives

June 10, 2024 16:00 - 25 minutes - 23.1 MB

Nuno Job shares his journey from a humble background to becoming the founder of Desipad. He discusses the challenges of making data accessible and engaging, emphasizing the disconnect many people feel with numbers despite their importance. Nuno delves into his passion for transforming static spreadsheets into interactive, user-friendly documents, aiming to bridge the gap between complex data and everyday understanding. Through his experiences in the tech industry, he highlights the significa...

Ep1103: Michal Tzuchman Katz: Behind Kahun's Vision – Transforming Healthcare through AI

June 07, 2024 18:00 - 20 minutes - 18.8 MB

Michal Tzuchman Katz, Chief Medical Officer at Kahun, discusses the integration of AI and clinical reasoning in revolutionizing patient care. The episode explores the importance of conversational AI in understanding patient complaints, the impact of AI on physician decision-making, and the challenges and future of AI in healthcare. The conversation highlights the aim to enhance diagnostic accuracy, improve clinical decision-making, and create a healthcare environment that combines technology...

Ep1102: Ohad Parush: Revolutionizing Sales with Gong's AI-Powered Insights

June 06, 2024 20:32 - 13 minutes - 12 MB

Ohad Parush, Chief R&D Officer at Gong, shares his journey from cybersecurity to leading AI innovations in sales intelligence. He delves into Gong's pioneering role in transforming sales conversations into actionable insights and the impact of generative AI on their platform. Ohad discusses the challenges of developing cutting-edge technology that enhances sales performance and the importance of simplicity and user-friendliness in delivering these advanced tools. Discover how Gong's revoluti...

Ep1101: Grant Singleton: Building PangoBooks – Discipline, Connection, and the Power of Reading

June 04, 2024 18:09 - 21 minutes - 19.3 MB

Grant Singleton's journey from a high school baseball player with no business acumen to the founder of PangoBooks is both inspiring and transformative. After serving in the US Navy, where he learned discipline and resilience, Grant pursued a computer engineering degree. His passion for reading, reignited during the pandemic, led him to create PangoBooks—a social marketplace for books. Despite initial challenges and competition from giants like Amazon, Grant's dedication to connecting readers...

Ep1100: Qasim Saifee: Bridging Gaps in Employment - A Journey with ZipRecruiter

June 03, 2024 12:45 - 19 minutes - 17.9 MB

Qasim Saifee, COO of ZipRecruiter, shares his fascinating journey from his early days at Disney to leading one of the most influential job marketplaces. He delves into the complexities of modern marketplaces, discussing the challenges and opportunities of enhancing job seeker experiences. Learn how ZipRecruiter is revolutionizing the job search process by advocating for candidates, simplifying applications, and providing real-time feedback. This episode offers a deep dive into the future of...

Ep1095: Tyler Plant: The Future of Work in the Age of AI and Human Connection

June 03, 2024 10:15 - 19 minutes - 18.3 MB

Tyler Plant explores the intersection of AI and human elements in modern organizations. As Chief Revenue Officer of Simpli5, he shares his journey from the wine industry to leading a company that integrates psychology, neuroscience, and technology. Plant emphasizes the enduring importance of emotional intelligence, soft skills, and effective communication in an AI-driven world, highlighting how these elements are critical for team dynamics and productivity. He provides insights into how Simp...

Ep1099: Shai Meretzki: Pioneering the Future of Bone Regeneration

May 30, 2024 15:05 - 20 minutes - 18.4 MB

Shai Meretzki shares his journey from academia to leading biotech innovations in cell therapy and tissue engineering. He discusses how his team at Bonus BioGroup pioneers methods to grow bones and heal patients, addressing common and severe bone loss conditions. With a focus on creating complete and lasting healing, Shai explains the challenges and breakthroughs in regenerative medicine, revealing the potential to transform healthcare and improve millions of lives. Learn about the future of ...

Ep1098: Kerry Killoren Michaels:Direct-to-Consumer Revolution: Building Brands Through Stories

May 29, 2024 19:13 - 21 minutes - 20 MB

Kerry Killoren Michaels shares her dynamic transition from the golf apparel industry to e-commerce entrepreneurship, focusing on the importance of building trust with both investors and customers. Her insights into adapting to startup culture, prioritizing customer needs, and handling challenges offer valuable lessons for any aspiring entrepreneur.

Ep1097: Ran Broder: Navigating the Future of Urban Mobility

May 28, 2024 11:55 - 22 minutes - 20.8 MB

Ran Broder, CEO of Bird Israel, discusses the transformative world of urban mobility, including the evolution of micro-mobility options and the challenges of maintaining and scaling these systems. He emphasizes the potential of innovative transportation solutions to alleviate congestion and enhance commuter freedom, and highlights the role of infrastructure and regulation in shaping the future of mobility.

Ep1096: Eyal Gafni: Pioneering the Future of Digital Banking

May 27, 2024 20:09 - 21 minutes - 19.6 MB

Eyal Gafni shares his journey from a strategic advisor and FinTech startup founder to leading the innovative digital bank One Zero. In this episode, he discusses how AI and technology are revolutionizing banking by providing personalized financial advice and improving customer experiences. Learn about the challenges and opportunities in creating a new kind of digital bank that integrates cutting-edge technology with a human touch, offering consumers smarter, more efficient ways to manage the...

Ep1094: Sagive Greenspan: The Future of Agile Business Management Software

May 24, 2024 12:57 - 19 minutes - 18.3 MB

Sagive Greenspan, CEO of Priority Software, shares his journey from developer to tech leader, discussing the intersection of business, technology, and customer needs. Discover how Priority Software's innovative ERP solutions empower companies across various industries to adapt quickly and efficiently in an ever-changing digital landscape.

Ep1093 Boaz Noy: Making Vegan Food Tasty and Nutritious with NextFerm

May 23, 2024 17:54 - 19 minutes - 17.9 MB

Boaz Noy shares his journey from finance to food tech, leading NextFerm in pioneering yeast-based proteins. He delves into the critical challenges of creating tasty and nutritious vegan alternatives, highlighting the importance of sustainability, animal welfare, and health. Discover how NextFerm is revolutionizing the food industry by providing high-quality, neutral-tasting proteins that can seamlessly integrate into various products, offering a promising future for alternative proteins.

Ep1092: Benny Shlesinger: How At-Bay is Modernizing Cyber Risk Management

May 22, 2024 16:32 - 20 minutes - 18.7 MB

Benny Shlesinger, VP of Cyber Technologies at At-Bay, delves into the evolving landscape of cyber insurance. He discusses the unique challenges of quantifying cybersecurity risks for SMBs and shares his journey from a young programmer to a leader in the field. Discover how At-Bay balances innovation with practical risk management.

Ep1091: Chandini Jain: Building Trust and Efficiency in Financial Markets with AI

May 21, 2024 17:21 - 20 minutes - 18.4 MB

Chandini Jain shares her unconventional journey from finance to founding Awkwon, tackling the overwhelming influx of data in financial services. Discover how her company transforms noise into knowledge using AI, enhancing decision-making and building trust in an ever-evolving industry.

Ep1090: Talor Sax: Transforming Healthcare with Deep Tech Innovations

May 20, 2024 15:25 - 22 minutes - 20.5 MB

In this episode of 20 Minute Leaders, we delve into the world of deep tech in digital health with Talor Sax, a seasoned entrepreneur turned investor. Talor shares his unique journey from founding a startup during the dot-com boom to navigating the intricate landscape of health tech. Discover the challenges and opportunities in developing medical devices and digital therapeutics, and learn how Health Ventures is pioneering advancements that bring healthcare into our homes. Talor's insights on...

Ep1089: Michael Shaulov: Overcoming Challenges in the Blockchain Era

May 19, 2024 06:38 - 22 minutes - 20.9 MB

Michael Shaulov delves into the transformative power of blockchain technology in the financial sector. He shares insights from his journey in cybersecurity to leading Fireblocks, tackling challenges in digital asset security and compliance, and envisioning a future where financial transactions are seamless, secure, and accessible worldwide.

Ep1088: Naama Ore: SparkIL and the Future of Social Impact Lending

May 16, 2024 15:43 - 17 minutes - 15.9 MB

Naama Ore, CEO of SparkIL, discusses the impact of their peer-to-peer lending platform on Israel's small business landscape and Jewish engagement. SparkIL provides fair credit solutions and fosters community connections.

Ep1087: Gautam Prem Jain: Beyond Borders - Revolutionizing Logistics with GoComet

May 13, 2024 17:49 - 21 minutes - 19.8 MB

Gautam Prem Jain, co-founder of GoComet, shares his entrepreneurial evolution from dropshipping ventures to revolutionizing the logistics industry. Discover how he leverages AI to enhance global trade transparency and efficiency, transforming the invisible into the indispensable. This episode explores the journey of turning complex challenges into groundbreaking opportunities in international logistics.

Ep1086: Bobi Gilburd: Securing Tomorrow—AI's Role in Cyber Defense

May 12, 2024 16:21 - 24 minutes - 22.4 MB

In this episode, Bobby Gilbert shares insights from his transformational journey from elite military intelligence to spearheading AI innovations in cybersecurity. Explore how his experience shapes cutting-edge technology strategies, tackling both opportunities and challenges to secure the digital future.

Ep1085: Moti Elkaim: Pitching Success through Storytelling - The Key to Investor Confidence

May 03, 2024 15:34 - 22 minutes - 20.7 MB

Moti Elkaim, a former CMO turned storytelling advocate, delves into the critical role of narrative in investor pitching. Drawing on his journey from tech marketing to launching his agency, he shares insights on how to connect with investors, balance vision with groundedness, and craft pitches that resonate. This episode offers a compelling exploration of storytelling in tech entrepreneurship.

Ep1084: Dan Amiga: Cultivating a Cybersecurity Journey

May 02, 2024 08:38 - 22 minutes - 20.9 MB

Dan Amiga, co-founder and CTO of Island, shares his journey from engineer to entrepreneur, exploring how Island's DNA fosters technical challenges and collaboration for long-term success. He reflects on his path in cybersecurity, how user experience drives innovation, and the importance of nurturing a meaningful company culture that engages and motivates employees. This episode delves into how Island is reimagining enterprise security, balancing user experience with robust protection, and cu...

Ep1083: Jeff Robbins: Enhancing Healthcare with Tech-Driven Precision

April 30, 2024 19:05 - 20 minutes - 19 MB

Jeffrey Sharp Robbins, founder of LiveData, shares his journey from real-time utility middleware to transforming healthcare. Driven by a personal tragedy, Jeff's vision led to streamlining surgical processes through real-time data integration. This episode explores his mission to improve patient outcomes by automating data collection, reducing manual entry, and enhancing surgical workflows.

Ep1082 Udi Cohen: The AI Revolution in Governance, Risk, and Compliance

April 29, 2024 14:30 - 20 minutes - 18.5 MB

In this episode, Udi Cohen shares his transformative journey from technology enthusiast to pioneering the use of generative AI in governance, risk, and compliance (GRC). Delve into how Udi's innovative approach to vendor verification is reshaping security protocols, offering new solutions to old challenges, and making compliance accessible and efficient in an increasingly interconnected world.

Ep1081: Daphna Nissenbaum: Nature’s Packaging - Innovating for a Sustainable Tomorrow

April 24, 2024 19:26 - 20 minutes - 18.7 MB

Step into the visionary world of Daphna Nissenbaum, CEO of TIPA Corp, who transformed a simple jog into a revolutionary eco-friendly endeavor. Inspired by a conversation with her children, Daphna embarked on a mission to replace persistent plastics with compostable alternatives that benefit the earth. Her dedication to mimicking nature's circular processes illustrates the profound impact of innovation. As she navigates the challenges of a stubborn industry, her story offers a beacon of hope...

Ep1080: Vera Shulman: Navigating the Clouds - Unifying Tech and Strategy at ProfiSea

April 22, 2024 16:12 - 21 minutes - 19.4 MB

Vera Shulman delves into the transformative potential of cloud technology, exploring the universal challenges companies face in cloud adoption and the innovative solutions provided by ProfiSea Labs. With a focus on making cloud services accessible and affordable, Vera's journey from established tech giants to pioneering FinOps with Prophecy highlights a path of continuous innovation and strategic foresight.

Ep1079: Oded Blatman: Navigating Cyberspace: From Defense Systems to Blockchain Security

April 16, 2024 19:48 - 26 minutes - 24.5 MB

In this episode, Oded Blatman shares his transition from a developer to a Chief Information Security Officer, revealing the complexities of protecting digital assets against nation-state threats. From establishing cutting-edge security operations in Israel's defense sector to pioneering cybersecurity measures in the blockchain space, Oded discusses the evolving nature of cyber threats and the critical role of innovation and proactive defense strategies in safeguarding information.

Ep1078: Shahar Sorek's Journey from Martial Artist to Entrepreneurial Success

April 12, 2024 16:15 - 21 minutes - 20 MB

In the latest episode of 20 Minute Leaders, if you guessed Shahar Sorek, you're absolutely correct! Shahar took us on a wild ride through his journey from martial artist and actor to gaming entrepreneur extraordinaire. He spilled the beans on founding a successful gaming company, then switched gears to join Overwolf as CMO and Investor Relations Officer. We geeked out over the gaming industry's evolution, with Shahar dropping truth bombs about the rise of user-generated content (UGC) and t...

Ep1077: Oren Kandel: Navigating the New Wave of Video Content Creation

March 28, 2024 11:20 - 22 minutes - 20.2 MB

Embark on a journey with Oren Kandel as he navigates the thrilling ups and downs of transforming the world of video content creation through AI. From early setbacks to achieving a groundbreaking $1M ARR in record time, discover the resilience and innovation driving the future of digital storytelling. #20MinuteLeaders

Ep1076: Liat Hayun: Navigating Cybersecurity and Entrepreneurship Amidst Adversity

March 19, 2024 19:38 - 21 minutes - 19.4 MB

Liat Hayun shares her unexpected journey from aspiring aeronautics engineer to cybersecurity visionary, highlighting the challenges and triumphs of navigating the tech world. Her story is a testament to the power of curiosity and the impact of embracing unforeseen paths in shaping a secure digital future.

Ep1075: The Minds Behind Mine: Redefining Privacy for the Digital World

March 13, 2024 16:53 - 24 minutes - 22.3 MB

In a digital era where privacy is paramount, the founders of Mine share their journey of empowering individuals with control over their personal data. Celebrating five years of innovation, they delve into the evolution of data governance, highlighting the balance between technological advancement and user consent. Discover how Mine is shaping a future where privacy and transparency coexist.

Ep1074: Yoav Landman: Crafting the Future of Digital Transformation at JFrog

March 09, 2024 17:12 - 22 minutes - 21 MB

From law graduate to tech innovator, Yoav Landman shares his transformative journey to co-founding JFrog. Discover the pivotal moments that shaped JFrog's mission to secure software creation through trust and innovation, and how they're navigating the digital transformation landscape. A tale of passion, adaptation, and visionary thinking in the ever-evolving world of tech.

Ep1073: Asaf Gazit: Crafting Social Connections in Gaming – The Ludeo Journey

March 05, 2024 14:00 - 21 minutes - 19.4 MB

Asaf Gazit of Ludeo shares his and his brother's journey from childhood gaming enthusiasts to tech entrepreneurs, revealing how they're revolutionizing social connectivity in gaming. Their story is one of passion transformed into innovation, creating immersive, playable content that's reshaping how we experience games.