Canada-Israel Cardiovascular Innovation Forum Event
May 15, 2022

On May 15, 2022 at 12 pm EDT (7 pm Israel time), the top rated innovation projects from Israel and Canada will present their pitch. Investors and other interested parties in cardiovascular innovations are invited to attend the virtual event. There will be breakout rooms for interested parties to connect with the presenters. Click to register the May 15th event.

​The Keynote Speaker for the May 15th event is Peter J. Fitzgerald, MD, PhD, Professor Emeritus Medicine & Engineering at Stanford University Medical Center; Co-founder and Managing partner at Triventures. His talk is titled: “Digital Health Innovation: Advice for Early Stage Start-ups.”

The six companies that will present their innovations are:

Company: Biobeat Technologies Ltd. (Israel)
Innovation: Remote Cardiac Rehabilitation Using an Advanced Noninvasive Wireless Wearable monitoring platform in High-Risk Heart Failure Patients

Company: Coramaze Technologies Ltd. (Israel)
Innovation: Tripair- Next Generation Percutaneous Treatment for Heart Failure Patients 

Company: PLAKK Inc. (Canada)
Innovation: Saving Lives One Scan at a Time: An Artificial Intelligence-Powered Ultrasound Analysis Tool to Characterize and Detect Unstable Plaques 

Company: RBY Medical (Canada)
Innovation: Angioplasty Support Sleeve for Peripheral Arterial Interventions 

Company: Selfit Therapist Robot (Israel)
Innovation: Selfit Therapist Robot 

Company: VenoVision (Israel)
Innovation: Contactless Hemodynamic Monitoring, Capable of Improving Therapeutic Management for Obese Cardiovascular Patients 

Click to register the May 15th event.

About CICI:

Canada-Israel Cardiovascular Innovation Forum was established in February 2021 with the aim of:

  1. Encouraging  early-stage cardiovascular innovations in medical devices and digital health in Canada and Israel
  2. Establishing collaboration between Israel and Canada in developing and funding cardiovascular innovations through competitions
  3. Growing a network of interested investors and provide a vehicle for joint funding of promising early-stage projects and companies
  4. Providing young innovators an education experience in early-stage company development

Partner Institutions:

Click here to see CICI’s Canadian and Israeli institutional and industry partners.

Contact Info:

If you have any questions about the CICI, please contact:

Canada:   Bradley Strauss, MD, PhD –
Canada:   Liz Thuo, MBA –
Israel:       Yair Feld, MD, PhD –

Inaugural CICI Competition and Event: Recap

CICI held its inaugural event on April 25, 2021. We invite you to read summaries of the presenting companies, and view video recaps of the event.


Liz ThuoCanada-Israel Cardiovascular Innovation Forum Event
May 15, 2022