We Actively Invest in Bold Founders Seeking To Bring Inspiring Technology Into The Digitally Transforming Maritime SECTOR

Blue Ocean of Opportunities

theDOCK is a vertical Venture Capital firm investing in and providing industry expertise to startups developing technologies for Ports, Shipping and Logistics sectors. Located in Israel, the start-up nation, we harness Israel's technology innovation assets as well as global entrepreneurs to deliver practical innovation to the sector.

We have developed a unique ecosystem where our global corporate partners provide valuable market guidance on needs and challenges. They also provide know-how and access to facilities in order to experiment with innovative pilot installations.

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Kirby Corporation
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PSA Unboxed
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“Thank you theDOCK for the amazing organization and hospitality - and for the right combination of vision and execution - and to everybody for crisp interactions we had. Innovation is an ecosystem team sport and I saw momentum for creating relationship and potentially co-creation or collaboration with organizations / startups we discussed with.”

Gennaro Faella

 Head of Strategic Business Development, Marlink

“Thank you theDOCK team for having organized a such interesting event and giving us the opportunity to meet with innovation executives, startups and investors!“

Loris Chiaberge

Business Innovation,

MSC Cruises

“It’s been such a great pleasure to meet and learn from the experiences and positions of everyone here! Look forward to finding more opportunities to work on common goals. Massive props to theDOCK team for putting this together with such warm Israeli hospitality!”

Ashley Mak

Deputy Manager, PSA unboxed

“It was an excellent opportunity to sharing open innovation experiences with a group of greats professionals.”

Pedro Arellano

Port of Barcelona

“Wanted to thank you for your hospitality during my visit. It was a great opportunity to meet the various maritime influencers and learn about Israel and theDOCK innovation activities. I’m inspired.”

Jukka Merenluoto

OneSea Ecosystem Lead

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