Jun 28

Overcoming Water Scarcity: What the World Can Learn from Israel


Chevy Chase, Maryland

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Presentation
Overcoming Water Scarcity: What the World Can Learn from Israel
Prof. Eilon Adar
Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research BGU's Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research
Date
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Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Location
At the offices of
Carr Workplaces - Chevy Chase
5425 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 600
Chevy Chase, Maryland

Join us for a lunch and learn with water expert BGU Prof. Eilon Adar.


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R.S.V.P. is required to dspeer@aabgu.org or 410-205-5408

Prof. Eilon Adar is an internationally renowned expert in arid zones hydrology and Middle East water issues who has devoted more than 30 years to his work at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. From 2002 to 2015, he served as the director of BGU’s Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research. He is also a faculty member in the Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences. Prof. Adar conducts cutting-edge research on groundwater flow systems in complex arid basins. He has represented Israel around the world speaking on water-related issues, published numerous papers, and takes an active role in helping start-up businesses use innovative water technologies developed at BGU. Prof. Adar is now is taking a lead role in sharing Israeli water management expertise with Latin America and African countries and with California’s top water specialists in light of the current drought.