Israel Economic Mission to Canada

Israel Economic Mission to Canada

June 15, 2009 09:00 ET

RETRANSMISSION: Israel Economic Mission to Canada Welcomes Israeli Technology Companies to Toronto

Israeli ICT companies set sites on expansion in Canada

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 15, 2009) - The office of the Israel Economic Mission to Canada is pleased to announce that a delegation of six Israeli technology companies will be visiting Toronto from June 15th-18th. The companies will be meeting with Canadian telecom service providers and local integrators in order to present their innovative wireless solutions. The Israeli companies are seeking to explore mutual business opportunities as they continue to focus on Canada as a strong growth market.

This is the second year that an Israeli delegation will participate in the Canadian Telecom Summit www.telecomsummit.com taking place at the Toronto Congress Centre from June 15th to June 17th as the only foreign delegation bringing to Canada new solutions and innovations.

During the Canadian Telecom summit, Mr. Michael Lazaridis President & Co-CEO of RIM, will be presented with recognition on behalf of Israel's Minister of Science & Technology, for his continued support in forging links with Israel's advanced technology industry.

Participating delegation Companies are:

PerSay

PerSay's voice biometrics products are designed to meet the dynamic security needs of leading financial institutions, telecom service providers, healthcare providers, enterprises, law enforcement and government agencies. Clients include Bell Canada's Voice Identification Service, banks, Telco's and government organizations globally. www.persay.com

RAD

RAD solutions serve the data and voice access requirements of service providers, incumbent and new carriers, and enterprise networks by reducing infrastructure investment costs while boosting competitiveness and profitability. With a product portfolio of more than 250 products, RAD solutions enable the transport of any service over any access network with a consistent, standards-based approach. www.radusa.com

Radware

Radware offers intelligent application delivery solutions providing wireline and mobile carriers optimized IP services, guaranteeing high availability, maximum performance, service and network integrity and efficient infrastructure utilization. With Radware, carriers are able to ensure the performance and quality of IP-based services, and reduce service delivery costs. www.radware.com/carrier

TeleMessage

TeleMessage provides cross-platform media messaging management systems and applications including PC to Mobile and Text to Landline sold through wireless providers worldwide including the following NA companies: Verizon, Sprint, Alltel, Virgin Mobile, Boost, Qwest, Embarq, Rogers, TELUS and Bell Mobility. www.telemessage.com

TTI Telecom

TTI Telecom supplies OSS Service Assurance solutions to help Service Providers address the challenges and opportunities in managing today's complex multi-vendor and multi-domain Next-Generation fixed, mobile and cable service environments. TTI Telecom offers proactive and customer-centric Service Assurance software solutions. www.tti-telecom.com

Comverse Technology

Comverse is the world's leading provider of software and systems enabling network-based multimedia enhanced communication and billing services. The company's Total Communication portfolio includes value-added messaging, personalized data and content-based services, prepaid, postpaid and converged billing and IP communications. http://www.cmvt.com/

The delegation's web site is www.israeltrade.ca. where Canadian companies interested in doing business with any of the delegates can receive additional information and schedule one-on-one meetings.

Israel's ICT exports in 2008 totaled US$12 Billion, which represents half of Israel's high tech exports and 15% of Israel's total exports of US$80 billion. Canada-Israel export trade totaled US$1.8 Billion in 2008.

Contact Information

  • Media Enquiries:
    Israel Economic Mission to Canada
    Jonathan Levy
    Consul for Economic Affairs
    (416) 640-8540 or Mobile: (647) 272-1474
    Jonathan.l@israeltrade.gov.il