Jun 14

Overcoming Water Scarcity: What California Can Learn from Israel

Los Altos Hills, California

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Congregation Beth Am
Overcoming Water Scarcity: What California Can Learn from Israel
Prof. Eilon Adar
Director, Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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Sunday, June 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.
Congregation Beth Am
26790 Arastradero Road
Los Altos Hills, California 94022

Congregation Beth Am’s Israel Awareness Committee invites you to spend a relaxing Sunday morning at Café Israel at Beth Am. Come enjoy coffee and treats, socialize with old and new friends, and enjoy a stimulating presentation given by BGU’s Prof. Eilon Adar.


Register online or call 650-494-3081.

Prof. Eilon Adar, who served as Israel’s leading water consultant in the 1994 peace treaty with Jordan, is now taking a lead role in sharing Israeli water management expertise with California’s top water specialists in light of the current drought. On this third trip to the Bay Area and Sacramento, Prof. Adar is continuing his dialogue with California’s top water experts and policymakers. He conducts cutting-edge research on groundwater flow systems and arid basins. He has represented Israel around the world, speaking on water-related issues, has published numerous papers and takes an active role in helping start-up businesses use innovative water technologies developed at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.