The Israeli government has got behind the IT sector by setting up a number of programmes to help Israeli Arabs integrate into a high-tech industry, as merely 5.7% are employed in the sector. There is an untapped potential with the young having fantastic ideas and coworking venues are giving the space for the locals to get creative, to meet like-minded people and to be able to work in a creative environment.
Coworking spaces also known as hubs, with their comfy yet professional decor and wifi, office supplies, beverages, snack- were not found easily in Gush Etzion or anywhere in Israel until seven years ago. But the past seven years have witnessed the emerging of coworking spaces in Gush Etzion as a new trend over here giving rise to the feeling of working in a community and facilitating better productivity for the freelancers, entrepreneurs and many more.
1. Hub Etzion
Hub Etzion is a flexible work and central meeting place for the growing the hi-tech, small business, and self-employed community of Gush Etzion and Efrat.
The Hub has affordable workstations and office space in a professional and productive business environment. The Hub also creates opportunities for organic networking and collaboration, and hosts events and conferences to foster the growth of Startup Nation in the area.
Amenities: private office, conference room, events, One Awesome desk, unlimited coffee supply, 24-hour access, unlimited high-speed internet, a fully equipped gym.
Address: Nachal HaNa’amanim 7 Gush Etzion, Israel
Contact: TEL: 02-656-2288 | firstname.lastname@example.org
2. We Work
Steps away from Jerusalem downtown triangle business, the shared office space puts your team in the center of the action. From private offices and shared desks to modern offices and dedicated conference rooms, we built our two-floor King George location with productivity in mind. Here teams from tech, law, and design enjoy and an endless supply of micro-roasted coffee, a pet-friendly policy, and easy access to the bus and train via King George Street. Plus nearby Mahane Yehuda market offers tons of tasty options for lunch, team outings, and client dinners.
Amenities: onsite staff, cleaning services, high-speed internet, phone booths, printing, conference rooms, professional and social events, unique common areas, micro-roasted coffee.
Address: King George St 20, Jerusalem, 9426208, Israel
Contact: +972 77-998-1107
3. Q5 Start-Up Hub
Q5 is Jerusalem’s first public coworking space: Sponsored by the city, run by the community. A place for the creative community to call home in Jerusalem.
Address: Shivtei Israel St 22, Jerusalem, Israel
4. Siftech Accelerator
As the nerve center of Jerusalem’s rapidly growing startup scene, they grow and support local entrepreneurial talent, providing the platforms, mentorship and business opportunities for our ventures to succeed. Their long-term vision is to transform Jerusalem into a global hub of creativity and innovation. We passionately believe in what we do. If you have an idea for a startup, would like to mentor, invest, or help us realize our vision for the city, we’re all ears.
Address: Hebron Rd 24, Jerusalem, Israel
It is home to business entrepreneurship, which gives back workspace. Professional and experienced so that the entrepreneur can focus on the idea. The workspace club of Workspace is a unique incubator for entrepreneurial growth that sees the entrepreneur.
As an important factor in the project and provides personal empowerment and emotional support to the entrepreneur through personal tutoring, workshops, meetings of entrepreneurs.
Address: Ya’avets St 2, Jerusalem, 9423202, Israel
Contact: +972 74-703-8958
6. Israel Center For Entrepreneurship
Their mission is to provide a Torah observant atmosphere to empower current and future entrepreneurs to help build Jerusalem and change the world.
We provide comfortable, tailored offices and vibrant open coworking space for our clientele along with a wide array of amenities to help bring your creative vision to life. With events, shiurim, and workshops in the evening we empower entrepreneurs to connect with like-minded individuals and build our visions.
Amenities: high-speed wifi, heating, air conditioning, printer, scanner, photocopier, library, wheelchair accessibility, 24-hour access, free coffee, standing desks, kitchen, lounge.
Address: Mercaz Sapir Building 6 Floor 2, Jerusalem, Israel
Contact: +972 54-803-2776