Welcome Remarks

Nadav Zafrir, founder & CEO of Team8, former Commander of IDF’s Technology & Intelligence Unit 8200, opens the session with a current state of the cyber security landscape.

New York 2016
Nadav Zafrir
Founder & CEO
Team8
Nadav Zafrir is the co-founder and CEO of Team8, Israel’s leading cybersecurity foundry. Prior to founding
Team8, Nadav was the founder of the Israel Defense Forces’ Cyber Command and the Commander of Unit
8200, an elite military technology unit, today recognized as an incubator for Israel’s renowned high-tech sector.
Team8 uses its collective cybersecurity expertise and leverages its vast international network to identify
disruptive technologies to be developed into innovative, category-leading companies that challenge the world’s
toughest cybersecurity problems. Team8 is backed by Microsoft, Cisco, AT&T, Accenture, Nokia, Temasek, Mitsui,
Bessemer Venture Partners, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors and Marker LLC.