Mr. Elad Shaviv

Mr. Elad Shaviv

CEO – Israeli Smart Energy Association, Israel

Elad is the CEO and co-founder of the Israeli Smart Energy Association (ISEA), a non for profit organization, serves as a national platform, bringing together local and global Smart Energy players and stakeholders to share knowledge, drive initiatives, and build partnerships.

Shaviv is a seasoned business leader, currently engaged with both the Hi-Tech and Cleantech domains, and volunteers in several initiatives looking at possible frameworks to encourage investment at the Israeli cleantech industry.

Among Shaviv’s current and prior engagements include chairing the Israeli National Cleantech Innovation Project, serving on the Israeli Government “Green Growth” Innovation initiative, Chairing the first Israeli CleantechOpen Ideas Contest, member of the global Cisco Investments GoToMarket Advisory Board.

Shaviv is a frequent speaker at IT, Energy, and Innovation conferences around the world. He sits on judging panel of the European Utility Week Innovation award, Chair the “Israeli Smart Energy Conference”, member of sthe steering committee of the “Eliat Eilot Renewable Energy Forum”, “The Industry of the Future Conference”, “Israel Cleantech Conference”, and others.

Shaviv has over 20 years of executive experience in the IT and Energy industries. Among his roles, Shaviv served as business executive at Cisco Europe, General Manager at Riverhead Networks, CEO of Forbase, and other executive roles including roles at the RAD Group, VCON and ECI Telecom.