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Funding Opportunity: Learn about the BIRD Foundation Grant

February 2, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce, representative of the US-Israel Binational Industrial Research and Development (BIRD) Foundation in Pennsylvania, Delaware and Southern New Jersey, will co-host with Delaware Sustainable Chemistry Alliance (DSCA) a virtual life event educating about funding opportunities for regional – Israeli innovative joint ventures. Annually, BIRD awards 30 grants of up to $1 million to product or service co-development projects. BIRD takes no equity in the companies.

BIRD’s scope extends to Agriculture, Communications, Construction Technologies, Electronics, Electro-optics, Life Sciences, Software, Homeland Security, Renewable and Alternative Energy and other technology sectors.


  • Delaware Sustainable Chemistry Alliance Introduction Remarks
  • Why Israel? Vered Nohi, Executive Director, Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce and Representative for PA, DE and SNJ, BIRD Foundation
  • BIRD Foundation Funding Opportunity, Andrea Yonah
  • ONVECTOR LLC and Netafim Irrigation BIRD Project, a Case Study, Daniel J Cho, CEO, ONVECTOR LLC
    Israeli company Netafim Irrigation, the world’s most renowned irrigation company, and Onvector LLC with offices in King of Prussia and Boston, are developing a Filter Based on Pulse Electric Fields for Advanced Disinfection of Irrigation Water.
  • Q&A
  • Conclusion

Admission free. Click to register.


February 2, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


A live zoom event