6th Annual Water Lecture Series
March 25-26, 2019
Fort Worth, College Station
Topic: International Transboundary Governance
Speakers Amb. (ret.) Ram Aviram and Dr. Francesco Sindico
March 25, 2019
4-6 p.m.- Lecture
Texas A&M University School of Law
1515 Commerce Street
Fort Worth, Texas
Registration and more information is available here.
March 26, 2019
2-3:30 p.m. - Lecture
4-5:30 p.m. - Global Water Faculty Panel Discussion
Memorial Student Center, Room 2404
Texas A&M University
College Station, Texas
For more information, contact Dr. Rosario Sanchez or Nathan Glavy of TWRI.
Hosted by the Texas Water Resources Institute, Texas A&M University School of Law , Texas A&M University Water Management and Hydrological Science program and the Consulate General of Israel to the Southwest.
Aviram has extensive diplomatic and administrative experience in the water sector. He served in Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs for 25 years, including as chief of staff for H.E. Shimon Peres, ambassador to Greece, director of Israel's Multilateral Water Negotiation Team, and founder and first director of The Water and Environment Department, which initiated and established significant regional water projects, such as The Middle East Desalination Research Center in Muscat, Oman. Since his retirement from foreign service, he has been active on various water-related projects, including the Red-Dead canal, rehabilitation of the Lower Jordan River and the water utility of Thessaloniki.