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BMI Conference:Research, Innovation and Global Policy

17/5/2019

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019, Conference room, Ritz Carlton Hotel, Herzliya

16:30      Opening remarks
Prof. Itai Sened, Head of BMI

 

16:40 -18:30     BMI Research Symposium – Part 1: The Global Challenge of Conflict Resolution
 

Prof. Daniel Bar-Tal, School of Education, TAU (Emeritus)

 

Dr. Sami Miaari, Head of the BMI Conflict Resolution lab, TAU     View Presentation 

 

Dr. Nimrod Rosler, Department of Public Policy, TAU        View Presentation 

 

Amit Loewenthal, Ph.D. student, Department of Public Policy, TAU (postponed to Thursday, May 16th, 2019)      View Presentation   

 

Thursday, May 16th, 2019, Tel Aviv University

 

11:00 -11:15      Awarding of the 2019 Boris Mints Institute Prize in the field of Water Research to Dr. Peter H. Gleick, Co-Founder and President Emeritus, The Pacific Institute for studies in Development, Environment and Security
By: Prof. Joseph Klafter, President of Tel-Aviv University 

 

11:15 -12:30 BMI Research Symposium – Part 2: The Global Challenge of Water

Prof. Hadas Mamane-Steindel, Head of the Environmental Engineering Program, Faculty of Engineering, TAU       View Presentation 
Prof. Dror Avisar, Head of the Water Research Center, TAU
Engineers Without Borders – TAU Student Delegation to Tanzania

 

14:00 - 14:15      Address of BMI Founder and President: Dr. Boris Mints    Read  

 

 

14:15 - 15:30     Lecture by BMI Prize Laureate

Dr. Peter H. Gleick, Co-Founder and President Emeritus , The Pacific Institute for studies in Development, Environment and Security
Towards a Sustainable Future for Water       View Presentation  

 

16:00 - 17:00    Research Presentations by BMI Fellows
 

(1) Social and Economic Impacts of Irrigation on Smallholder Agriculture in India
Yoav Rothler, Ph.D. student, Department of Public Policy, TAU      
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(2) Refugees in town: assessing the "local turn" of forced migrants’ integration
Nora Meissner, Ph.D. student, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, TAU

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(3) The Impacts of Small-Grid Connected PV System on Distribution Networks in Household Clusters 
Eng. Aviram Ohad, BMI Fellow, Department of Public Policy, TAU      

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