ITEK 's Board of Directors consists of scientists of the Weizmann Institute, business people, industrialists and the Mayor of Ness-Ziona.
An Executive Committee, a Research and Development Committee, an Auditing Committee and two Scientific Advisory Boards complement the management system of the Incubator.
The incubator is led by it's CEO and General Manger - Shmuel Yerushalmi, Ph. D
Mode of Operation
ITEK provides assistance and material means to enable the establishment of new start-up enterprises in which business potential, as well as technological novelty, are well defined.
Once a project is approved it can benefit from the following:
Scientific support by Weizmann Institute staff.
Access to Weizmann Institute scientific equipment and libraries.
A financial budget extended by the Office of the Chief Scientist, Ministry of Industry and Trade and additional investors.
Establishment of contacts with the industrial and scientific community.
Assistance in the search for additional financing and/or strategic partners.
Advice on business planing, financial and management expertise.
Floor space including a conference room.
Incubator for Technological Entrepreneurship Kiryat Weizmann Ltd