Graduation Event Celebrates Transformation of Former IDF Combat Soldiers into High-Tech Professionals

TEL AVIV, Israel — CyberPRO and Soterio Studio proudly hosted a graduation event at Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, recognizing the achievements of former IDF combat soldiers who completed an intensive program designed to equip them with the skills and education needed to thrive in the Israeli high-tech ecosystem.

The program, a collaboration between CYBERPRO Israel, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, and Atidim, takes former combat soldiers and guides them through rigorous training. The curriculum focuses on developing technical skills, fostering innovation, and providing the necessary education to prepare them for careers in the fields of cyber, AI, and technology.

Held on the 29th floor at sunset, the event was attended by a full house of industry leaders, graduates, and esteemed guests. The celebration marked the culmination of hard work, dedication, and transformation of the graduates into high-tech professionals.

The panel, led by Soterio Studio, featured distinguished leaders including Yoav Izhar-Prato, Hila Rom, Lior Carmeli, and Batell Vallentine Blaish-Sultanik. Their insights and discussions contributed to the event's focus on innovation, impact, and the future of the Israeli tech industry.

Keynote speaker Gabi Ashkenazi, former General and foreign affairs minister, shared his expertise, adding a significant perspective to the event's theme.

"We are honored to celebrate the achievements of these remarkable individuals," said Hilla Ovil-Brenner, partner from Soterio Studio. "Their journey from combat soldiers to high-tech professionals is a testament to their resilience, determination, and the effectiveness of this unique program."

The event provided valuable networking opportunities and facilitated meaningful discussions among attendees. CyberPRO and Soterio Startup Studio extends its appreciation to all the panelists, speakers, and attendees who made the event a success.