Startup LobbyGKI Group has set its primary goal to advance and promote the Israeli startup ecosystem in all its glory. http://startuplobby.co.il/
The group promotes Israeli entrepreneurship and bridges the gap with official governmental bodies across the country. As part of the activity in GKI group, the team created the first lobby in the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, aimed to facilitate communication and collaboration between the local government and the entrepreneurial community.
The lobby is headed by MKs Yoel Hasson and Yoav Kish and is focused on creating deep research projects about the tech industry with leading researchers taking an active role. The next step is to create actual material aimed at policy formation and legislation regarding support and guidance for the local tech community.
As a dynamic and zionistic group that was started by young entrepreneurs turned investors, GKI views its role as a connecter that will eventually help Israeli society as a whole by shining a spotlight on the unparalleled level of innovation taking place across the State of Israel.