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Conference of European Rabbis stages annual technology awards event under candlelight at Bevis Marks Synagogue

[2019.11.08, Fri 11:03] It was a case of old world meets new world as the Conference of European Rabbis held their awards ceremony for their Annual Internet Entrepreneurs Competition at the beautiful Bevis Marks Synagogue. More than 120 guests, including the CER's president Chief Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt and chairman of the Board of Patrons Boris Mints, attended the event which was held under candle-light in the UK's oldest shul. Three entrepreneurs were chosen by a judging panel from four hundred start-ups entering the event - with cash prizes given to digital and web-based ventures that are changing everyday life for the better. "Rabbi Goldschmidt said:"The CER is proud to recognise revolutionary technology and entrepreneurial talent from across the world, which embraces the Jewish value of Tikkun Olam - repairing the world. David Orman, managing partner at Hatch-House, gave the keynote speech at the event in which he gave an insight into future 3D technology advances. The CER established the event five years ago to encourage and reward innovation from throughout Europe. The first event took place in Luxembourg in 2013, while next year's is to be held in Israel.
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