Israeli Startups to Showcase Newest Innovations Driving Search, Creation, and Targeted Delivery of Personalized Video Communications & Entertainment at IDEAS LA in Santa Monica

Digital Media Pioneer Scott Ross Featured Keynote Speaker

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--()--The California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC) today announced the names of the hot new Israeli media, entertainment and video startup companies that will be showcased at IDEAS LA, June 18, 2015 in Santa Monica, California, and revealed that digital media pioneer Scott Ross will be the featured keynote speaker.

The IDEAS Los Angeles forum, presented by Tel Aviv University in collaboration with the CICC, is a networking hub where thought leaders and Israeli innovative companies come together and share ideas. The conference focuses on Media, Ad Tech, Entertainment, Video and video analytics. IDEAS is designed to offer participants many opportunities to connect with other attendees and professionals. Sponsors include Silicon Valley Bank, DLA Piper and OurCrowd.

The affordability and availability of increasingly powerful and user-friendly mobile devices, video capable networks, and easy-to-use video applications has resulted in growing demand for innovative new video technologies to search, create, edit, deliver and share video as part of everyday communications. Israeli companies showcasing at IDEAS LA include innovative startups providing powerful creation and editing tools for consumers and businesses to both personalize and automate impactful video, video search and measurement technologies, which increase the effectiveness of consumer engagement for video publishers and branding efforts.

“Behaviorally driven personalized content is one of the hottest trends among technology innovators. We are proud to present a delegation of the most promising next generation media startups demonstrating unique approaches focusing on personalized content,” said Talia Cohen, Executive Director of the CICC.

As a business hub connecting Israeli related companies with International California-based corporations, the CICC has a significant focus on helping innovative startups, tech leaders and VCs from Israel, the United States and other countries learn from each other and identify potential business opportunities that promote their respective companies and economies.

CICC Israeli members showcasing at IDEAS LA:

Magisto Video Editor & Maker automatically turns your video clips and photos into awesome edited movies, complete with your choice of music, cool graphics, and effects, in just a few magical minutes. Magisto has over 55 million users, has been featured in Google Play Editors' Choice, CNN, TechCrunch, Mashable, Wired, VentureBeat, GigaOM, The Next Web, CNET, and Forbes. Video about Magisto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rb1awERp92E

Outder is a mobile app technology, allowing Brands and content owners to engage their users through video making. Outder takes advantage of the tremendous popularity of making and sharing videos on mobile devices, turning creation of personal videos into a new, effective advertising medium. Video about Outder: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KekciFxJj58&feature=youtu.be

vBrand is changing the way online videos are experienced. We’re adding a new dimension of automated interactivity, with the goal to create endless new opportunities to discover, promote, engage, enchant, inform, enrich, monetize and ultimately drive meaningful and measurable actions with online videos. Video about vBrand: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8avbR5rmMwM

Idomoo, Through simple integration with your CRM data, Idomoo technology generates cinema-quality videos that can be shared on social media channels, through an email campaign or Web page. It is easy to add call to action buttons, offerings or promotions that match each of your customers’ needs. Idomoo flexible model and open platform make the personalization process easy and seamless, allowing the most advanced video effects to be integrated together with your real time data. Video about idomoo: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-aFpQf_v08

Relevancy Data has developed a unique solution that scans millions of online videos using recognition technologies to detect specific elements in the video content. These elements include recognition of faces, logos, objects, gender, age and audio. Adding these new metadata to user profiles opens up new opportunities for spaces to display real-time, pre-roll ads within the video. Video about Relevancy Data: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OcUcJsAZjzU

Babator enables video publishers to capitalize on the $30 Billion market of untapped video recommendations. Babator's Big Data analytics algorithm accurately predicts the viewer's intentions and provides both the matching video recommendations and the ads to go along with them. Babator requires minimal to no implementation effort, and customers such as video publishers and video platform providers are able to enjoy revenue growth from day one. Video about Babator: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynjDv-TobFQ

Crave/ Vodio is helping YouTube channels; publishers and video creators create in just a few minutes their own cross-platform mobile app and regain control of their content and audience while maximizing their revenues.

Video Dubber helps broadcasters and content publishers, to add automated voice over & dubbing audio tracks to their video content, using TruDub™, its unique (& patent pending) technology platform. Video about Video Dubber: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uXwSQOYTqXw&index=3&list=PL0-wBA_lfXRfdnNBdQ3HCndBX-Qwm5nE1

* All the companies will present on the main stage and will be available for meetings on June 18th at the IDEAS LA.

About IDEAS LA:

IDEAS Los Angeles is a prestigious event held on June 18th in Santa Monica, CA, presented by Tel Aviv University in collaboration with the California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC). For more information please visit the event website.

About The California Israel Chamber of Commerce

The California Israel Chamber of Commerce (CICC) is a not-for-profit, industry-supported organization dedicated to promoting and strengthening thought leadership, business, investment, entrepreneurship, technology and trade relations between the business communities of California and Israel. With its wide and dynamic network of over 10,000 entrepreneurs, companies, business executives, investors and service providers, CICC provides a networking platform for joint venture programs between the two communities. Through networking events, personalized introductions, mentorship programs, investment forums, roundtables, educational seminars and delegations, CICC contributes to a stronger business and commercial alliance between California and Israel.

Contacts

California-Israel Chamber of Commerce
Noa Shalom, 410-733-2477
noa.shalom@ci-cc.org
or
Global Media Strategy Communications
Jeff Lettes, 408-406-1161
jlettes@globalmediastrategy.com

Contacts

California-Israel Chamber of Commerce
Noa Shalom, 410-733-2477
noa.shalom@ci-cc.org
or
Global Media Strategy Communications
Jeff Lettes, 408-406-1161
jlettes@globalmediastrategy.com