Dear Boston Israel Cleantech Alliance member:
Thank you to everyone who was able to attend yesterday's Environmental Symposiums in Waltham and Brookline featuring professors from Ben Gurion University!
Our next event is at Harvard Business School on November 20th and features a presentation by Israeli scientist and entrepreneur Isaac Berzin. You can find more information and RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/boston-israel/calendar/9019925/
Please also save the date for December 3rd (6:00-8:00pm). Shai Agassi, Founder and CEO of Better Place, will be in Boston for a public event co-organized by the Boston Israel Cleantech Alliance. Better Place is a venture-backed company that aims to reduce global dependency on oil by building and operating infrastructure to support electric vehicles. http://www.betterplace.com/
More details will be announced soon.
I also want to welcome all of our new members. To facilitate networking within the group, please take a moment to complete your profile at http://www.meetup.com/boston-israel/profile/
Please be in touch if you have any questions.
Boston Israel Cleantech Alliance
Biofuels: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. A Presentation by Dr. Isaac Berzin
Date: Thursday, November 20 (5:00PM)
Location: Harvard Business School, Aldrich 208
Dr. Berzin is the founder of Cambridge-based GreenFuel Technologies -- a venture-backed developer of algae-based biofuels -- and the founding director of the Institute for Alternative Energy Policy at the IDC in Herzliya, Israel. Earlier this year, Dr. Berzin was named by Time Magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in politics, business, and science. http://www.time.com/time/specials/2007/article/0,28804,1733748_1733754_1735703,00.html
This event is sponsored by Goodwin Procter LLP and Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP), in collaboration with the HBS Business & Environment Club, Harvard Kennedy School's Israel Caucus, MISTI MIT-Israel, and the New England Israel Business Council.
Thanks to our sponsors, this event is free. Please register at http://www.meetup.com/boston-israel/calendar/9019925/
Directions to Harvard Business School and a campus map are available at http://www.hbs.edu/about/visit.html