Yael Malatskey is the Head of startups ecosystem at CityZone, a living lab for people, local government, corporates, and entrepreneurs to advance solutions that address urban challenges. Yael volunteer as the Head of business relations and value creation at W2W8200 mentorship program, heading the NGO annual delegation to NYC & Boston in November 2019, and she is an active advisory board member at SXSW 2020. She had a significant part in founding CityZoom, Israel nationwide smart city innovation community and before Yael was part of the Israeli WeWork team, heading partnerships and managed leading projects on a national scale. She received an award WeWork global MVP for her performance. Yael served in the Israeli Air Force (IAF) as a defense officer, she holds a B.A from IDC University and an entrepreneurial graduate certificate from the MATI association.