Mission

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The Israel-Asia Center is an Israeli not-for-profit organization dedicated to building a shared future between Israel and Asia, and preparing Israel for a secure an prosperous future in the Asian Century. We are the leading educational organization delivering:

  • Leadership Programs – providing future leaders in Israel and Asia with the skills, knowledge and networks to become force-multipliers in strengthening Israel-Asia relations.
  • Public education and thought-leadership events – exploring the future of Israel-Asia relations, key trends, developments and challenges in Asia, and how we can work together to co-innovate solutions.

What we do

Our programs to date have included:

Israel-Asia Leaders Fellowship
An 8-month program focused on building future leaders in Israel-Asia relations.
75 percent of our alumni are now directly engaged in strengthening Israel-Asia relations in their professional fields, across 11 countries in Asia and securing tens of millions of dollars in investment from Asia to Israel.

Tailor-made Leadership Programs
The Israel-Asia center runs tailor-made leadership programs for companies, organizations and universities, ranging from 1-day workshops to 6-month programs.

Israel-Asia Events
The Israel-Asia Center holds public education and thought-leadership events exploring the future of Israel-Asia relations, trends, developments and challenges facing Asia and how we can work together to co-innovate solutions.

Israel-Asia Micro Grants
Powered by Start-Up Nation Central, Israel-Asia Micro Grants provide alumni of the Israel-Asia Leaders Fellowship with ongoing engagement opportunities and seed funding for events, ventures and other initiatives connecting Israel and Asia in different areas of innovation and entrepreneurship.

Scholarships to Asian Students
The Israel-Asia Center provides a limited number of scholarships to Asian students to study MBAs in Israel – as part of special tracks on the Israel-Asia Leaders Fellowship that also include seed funding for Israel-Asia ventures, or employment with Israeli/Asian companies after the program.