Coronavirus Concerns: An Employer’s Guide to Practical Strategies

There is growing apprehension about the impact that the spread of COVID-19 could have on businesses around the world. Join Fox Rothschild Labor & Employment attorney Jeffrey Polsky and Sharon Vanek of CICC for a discussion of appropriate response strategies regarding travel restrictions, government recommendations and compliance with US employment laws at both the state and federal levels.


  • What can employers do now to prepare for a coronavirus outbreak?
  • What questions can you ask – or not ask – employees?
  • What duties do employers have to keep employees safe?
  • What obligations do employers have to employees who become sick?

This program will be presented as a webinar and an in-person event in Fox’s San Francisco office. Please indicate how you will attend:

Check our recorded webinar 

Download our slides

Ben-Gurion University Event: Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Join American Associates, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev at a

symposium on robotics and artificial intelligence February 9, 2020

featuring three top researchers from BGU

The program will be held at Google Cloud in Sunnyvale from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and will be followed at 6:00 p.m. by Brews, Bots and Ben-Gurion, a BGU alumni networking reception at Devil’s Canyon Brewing Company in San Carlos.

For more information and registration, click here

GlobalSaké 2020

Is International Expansion a core priority on your 2020 roadmap?

Are you looking to maximize adoption in new markets, creating lifetime value, relevant experiences for your local customers on a global scale?

GlobalSaké 2020

Use GlobalSake10 promo code in Registration Checkout to get an additional 10% off.

GlobalSaké 2020 is the first conference dedicated to Global Growth Product Strategy, sharing practical cross-functional applied insights, beyond language support. The speakers are executive subject-matter experts from leading companies–Google, Linkedin, Wix, Airbnb, Netflix, Apple, Zendesk, Udacity, AliPay, Stripe, Pinterest, Bird, Kayak, Intuit, OpenTable, GoPro, NetApp, and many more, sharing their case studies & learnings. The audience are multinational corporations and mature startups innovating big-rock problems solving for global customers.

Venture Summit | West

CICC is pleased to announce its sponsorship and invite you to join us at Venture Summit | West

Venture Summit | West – Where Innovation Meets Capital

March 23rd & 24th  2020

Santa Clara Convention Center, Silicon Valley

Register Now & Save $450 off (Use discount code “CICCVIP”)

Come meet, interact and network with more than 1,300 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, industry execs and founders of venture backed, emerging and early stage companies at the prestigious Venture Summit | West .

Register Today & Save Click here.   (Use promo code “CICCVIP”)

Israel Innovation Lounge @JP Morgan 2020

The CICC Israel Healthcare Innovation Lounge  offers Israel’s industry’s leading companies and startups a unique center to schedule meetings in our dedicated meeting space located at the CJM during the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference. 

The Israeli Innovation Lounge offers Israeli companies the option to have their own dedicated exhibition desk, use the common lounge area or meet at the privacy of our small meeting room.

  • Most noteworthy – Strong Israeli identification
  • Market support from the CICC California team
  • Support pre-arranged 1:1 meeting
  • Professional customer and user-friendly environment
  • Expert pre- and during event guidance and support
  • Complementary marketing services prior to the conference
  • Entry to Israel’s booklet which will be distributed among the conference attendees
  • All-inclusive cost-efficient participation option through shared services

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How can your R&D lead to working capital?

If you’re a start-up looking for funding ways for your R&D efforts,

the 5th meeting in the “Things You Need to Know” seminars series is for you!

This seminar will provide you with tools and ideas that will support your financial efforts.

December 13, 2019

San Jose

   8:30 –   9:15 Gathering & Networking Breakfast

   9:15 –   9:30 Welcome remarks

   9:30 – 10:00 Tax Credit Strategies: Let you Taxes Finance your R&D and Innovation – 


10:00 – 10:30 Legal Perspective: Early-Stage Fundraising for Startups – Blumenfeld Legal

10:30 – 11:00 Investment strategies (TBA)

11:00 – 11:30 Israel-US Grants program – CICC

11:30 – 12:00 Q&A for the panel

Sponsored by Deloitte & Blumenfeld Legal


CICC Social – Nov 7, 2019

Join the California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC) and the Cardozo Society of Silicon Valley as we host our networking event that will help you build your network with other high-energy business people.

Cash bar and dinner options are available.