PerSimiO Ltd. listed as a startup to "keep your eye on" by Tech7/SilicoNegev pitch competition in Beer Sheva. SilicoNegev, sponsored by Tech7, has been hosting its first ever "southern startup" competition in Beer Sheva, hearing from the best and brightest of this up and coming hub of innovation led by the research at Ben Gurion University. PerSimiO started out the pitch competition as 1 of 50 startup companies competing for a 500,000 shekel investment. After two rounds, PerSimiO was selected as 1 of 10 to continue in the competition.
PerSimiO Ltd. welcomes a new member to our Research and Development Team. Mr. Gilad Book joined PerSimiO. He holds a BSc in Mathematics and a MSc in Applied Mathematics.
PerSimiO Ltd. is pleased to announce two new investors in our company.
January 2, 2016
PerSimiO Ltd. is pleased to announce the addition of Amir Sternheim, MD to the scientific board. Dr. Sternheim is a Senior Orthopedic Surgeon, Orthopedic Oncology Department, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel-Aviv.
December 24, 2015
PerSimiO Ltd. formed a new scientific board to include Prof. Moshe Salai, MD. Director, Orthopedic Division, Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv and – Chairman ,Department of Radiology Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem.
October 20, 2015
PerSimiO Ltd. was awarded a government grant of approximately NIS 2.3 million (approximately USD 529K) from the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) at the Ministry of Economy of Israel.
The grant will be used to cover R&D expenses for a 12-month period to support further development and commercialization of the Company's proprietary orthopedic decision support system Simfini.
The OCS awards grants to companies from various industries in Israel to foster technological innovations. Recipient selections are based on multiple criteria including the uniqueness of a company's technology, and the potential market it addresses, plus the robustness of the company's business including financial position, R&D capabilities and management experience.