STAR – Research and Innovation Cluster

and Czech-Israeli Mutual Chamber of Commerce cordially invites you to the special event

Czech-Israeli Technology Day 2024

May 23, 2024 | Czech Republic | Dolní Břežany

Establishing defence-industrial cooperation between Czech and Israeli companies and research organizations. Presentation of current technology trends, challenges and business opportunities in additive manufacturing systems, lasers and nanotechnologies.




WHEN: May 23, 2024, 9:00 - 15:00

WHERE: ELI Beamlines, Dolní Břežany, The Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic


DRESS CODE: Smart Casual

Persons without valid registration will not be admitted to the event venue.


09:00 Registration

Moderator: Michaela Hergetová


Opening remarks by Czech and Israeli representatives


Andrej Chrzanowski, General Manager, Brain4Industry

Possibilities of additive manufacturing in defence

Ondřej Kurkin, CEO, Cardam, s.r.o.

Acceleration of product prototyping with 3D printing for Česká zbrojovka, a.s.

Semion Dukhan, Director of Marketing & Sales, SK Group

Arbel - enhancing lethality of light weapons

Omer Frank, Director, UAS Business Development & Marketing, ELBIT Systems

UAS and Civil applications

Erik Feldman, Chairman of the Board of Directors, VDT Technology

Drone group detection and elimination system



Coffee break

Niko Adamsky, Space Divison, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)

Emerging Satellite and Sensing Technologies

Tomáš Mocek, Head of HiLASE Centre

Jindřich Houžvička, Director, Crytur

Laser for space communication / Data transfer in space projects

Ehud Nir, RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.

High Power Laser Defense Systems

Tomáš Těthal, CEO, IQ Structures

IQnano3D nanoprinter and its applications in research and industry


Buffet Lunch



Sagi Mizrahi, Co-Founder; Vice President Business Development, Bagira

Modern trends and technologies in training of the armed forces

Roman Zima, Founder, Respilon

StealthTex – Military suits against thermo vison

Petra Gottwald, Co-Founder, Walk on Water Ltd.

Milan Jakubek, Head of Laboratory of Medicinal Chemistry, BIOCEV

Foga - Revolutionary nanotechnology as protection to fire in form of extinguishing blanket and heat shield to fire heat for non-professional extinguishing person

Coffee break and Networking

Excursions to ELI Beamlines, HiLASE and Brain4Industry Innovation Centre

Meeting point: Reception desk of ELI Beamlines

The programme and time schedule is subject to further minor changes and clarification.

Black blur

Enjoy the interactive exhibition of cutting-edge products and technologies

of the innovative companies Bagira, Dekonta, DYN TEDES, LP Praha,

Průša 3D, Respilon and VDT Technology in the lobby of ELI Beamlines.

Registration Deadline May 20th, 2024

Persons without valid registration will not be admitted to the event venue.

Successful registration must be confirmed by the organiser!


Equipment for protection against

CBRN threats

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Counter Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Integrating simulation

for mission readiness

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We are looking forward to meeting you!


ELI Beamlines, Laser Centre

Za Radnicí 835

252 41 Dolní Břežany

Czech Republic

How to get there

  • Public transport: by bus line 333 from metro stop C - Kačerov to stop Dolní Břežany - Obecní úřad.

  • By car: Parking is provided for you in the Parking House in Dolní Břežany, which is a 10-minute walk from the ELI Beamlines center.

Persons without valid registration will not be admitted to the event venue.

Successful registration must be confirmed by the organiser!



STAR Research & Innovation Cluster



Czech Israeli Mutual Chamber of Commerce