Dr. Ilan Samish, founder of Amai Proteins, displays world’s first healthy sweetener at Tel Aviv’s food tech expo. (Youtube/Screenshot)

Investment in Israel’s food tech sector has tripled over the past five years, as investors are clearly hungry for new ideas and innovations, reports i24News.

Food tech isn’t just a meeting for startups to show off the newest and shiniest developments, explains Ariel Levin-Waldman of i24News. It’s also an international affair that showcases Israel as a major player, he says.

According to Ron Natanzon, head of innovation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Israeli innovation is proving to be the country’s best ambassador across the globe.

Watch and learn about Israel’s amazing food technology that innovation opens doors around the world!