The leading provider of custom startup and business trips in Israel for students from around the world.

COVID-19 UPDATES: Due to the current situation, all 2020 Bizrael trips are currently on hold. We look forward to hosting future groups when the situation improves.


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Bizrael is your bridge to the tech and entrepreneurial innovation in Israel. 

Bizrael designs, builds, and runs startup tours and entrepreneurial workshops specifically for students, young professionals, and academia. Since 2012, Bizrael has taken thousands of students from more than 20 countries on our trips and helped inspire a new kind of Israel engagement, entrepeneurial learning, and Jewish education


We organize professional business trips to connect you with Israel’s leading startups, international companies, academia, and other key players behind the Startup Nation.


Bizrael is immersed in the Israeli startup community with insider access across all sectors and regions. We focus exclusively on business trips for students to provide unparalleled expertise and knowledge.


Technology and innovation are changing the world - and Israel is at the forefront. Our passion is to show students Israel's Startup Nation to strengthen their connection to Israel and inspire entrepreneurial thinking.



Our secret sauce. The Bizrael team comes from within Israel’s startup ecosystem, travel industry, and Jewish programming.

Jason Weiss

Jason focuses on partnerships, fundraising, and creating and leading trips. Jason is also the COO & Dealflow Manager at Axis Innovation, a startup advisory firm in Tel Aviv, and formerly at the Israel Ministry of Economics. He was an Israel Government Fellow from 2009-2010 and a Fellow at the 2014 Tikvah Advanced Institute on the Israeli Economy. He made Aliyah in 2012 and lives in Petah Tikvah, Israel.

Chanan Kaufman

Chanan is the founder of Bizrael and leads strategic development and US partnerships. He has over 25 years of experience as a trailblazing innovator in Israel programs, Jewish education, leadership development, and entrepreneurship. Chanan is also as the Executive Director of the Jerusalem Fellowships and CEO of GoInspire Travel, and lives in New York.

Avi Jacobs

Avi is assistant program director, working directly with group leaders as well as Bizrael's startup and company network. Avi has a background in business development and sales for a major Israeli telecom company, as well as vast experience working with groups from abroad.  



For groups looking to add a fully customized startup nation day to their trip or program.


For groups looking for multiple days of programming or full service trips with logistics - we've got you covered.

Watch the video from the first Bizrael trip


Looking to connect with Israeli startups, corporations, academia, or government? We'll be your guide.


WHAT participants say 

Gabi, University of California San Diego Alumni

"The Bizrael trip exposed us to another side of Israel- an Israel that is changing the world one innovation at a time. We met and engaged with individuals, companies, and ideas that drive the Start-Up Nation."




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