Past Speakers at BusinessH20: Water Innovation Summits

Oded Distel
Director, Israel NewTech, Ministry of Economy and Industry
Todd Brady
Director of Global Public Affairs and Sustainability, Intel
Ian Parker
Managing Director, Public Sector and Infrastructure Banking, Goldman Sachs
Water Infrastructure and Resiliency and Finance Center, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Seth Siegel
Best-selling author, “Let There Be Water: Israel’s Solutions for a Water-Starved World”
Noam Weisbrod
Director, Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research
Professor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Tamar Shor
Deputy Director General for Regulation, Israel Water Authority
Tim Quinn
Executive Director, Association of California Water Agencies
Executive Director of Natural Resource Investment Center, Department of Interior
Booky Oren
Chairman & CEO, Booky Oren Global Water Technologies
Former Executive Chairman of Mekorot- Israel National Water Company
Will Sarni
Enterprise Water Strategy Consulting Leader, Deloitte
Director of Project Development, Industrial Business, Veolia North America
Israel Shamay
Executive Director/Head of Americas, Israel Innovation Authority
Nelson Switzer
Chief Sustainability Officer, Nestlé Waters North America
Matt Howard
Alliance for Water Stewardship, North America Director
Steve Hill
Executive Director, Governor’s Office of Economic Development, Nevada
Glenn Hamer
President and CEO, Arizona Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Khush Choksy
Senior Vice President, Middle East and Turkey Affairs, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Michael Bernier
Director of Sustainability and Environmental Affairs, Swire Coca-Cola USA
Barbara Martin
Director of Engineering and Technical Services, American Water Works Association
Donovan Burton
Vice President, Water Resources and Governmental Relations, San Antonio Water System
Yalmaz Siddiqui
Vice President, Corporate Sustainability, MGM Resorts International
Alex Bakalian
Global Lead for Water Supply and Sanitation, Water Global Practice, World Bank Group
Amit Gross
Director of the Zuckerberg Institute for Water Research, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Brian Powers
Business Development Director, Water Solutions, DowDuPont Specialty Products Division
Uri Shani
Founder of NDrip
former General Manager of the Israeli Governmental Water and Sewage Authority
Paul Orme
Special Counsel, Pinal County Irrigation Districts
Rhett Larson
Morrison Fellow in Water Law and Associate Professor of Law, Arizona State University
Sarah Porter
Director of The Kyl Center for Water Policy, Arizona State University