Welcome Address

Adam Weiner, MIT Water Summit 2014 Director

Keynote speaker

Daniel Bena, Senior Director of Sustainable Development, PepsiCo


Our Cities


Carlos Riva, CEO of Poseidon Water

Alastair Morrison, Senior Operations Officer, IFC-World Bank Group

Sharlene Leurig, Director of the Water Program, Ceres

Daniel Moss, Human Rights and Development Consultant

Our Industries


Ashish Aneja, Advanced Technologies Leader, GE Water & Process Technologies

Michael Hightower, Water for Energy Project Lead, Sandia National Laboratories

Lisa Marchewka, VP of Strategy and Marketing, Oasys Water

Nadav Efraty, CEO of Desalitech

Our Food Security


Mark Edge, Director of WEMA Partnerships at Monsanto

Professor Elfatih Eltahir, Associate Department Head of Civil Engineering at MIT 

Dr. Kenneth Strzepek, Professor Emeritus, Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder; Research Scientist, MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change

Earl Jones, Chairman of NEWIN; Partner at Liberation Capital