Wednesday, December 19th, marked the last day the full delegation was together in Israel. Several members headed for the airport to catch late-night flights after the final dinner, while a number... Read more »
Tuesday, December 18th, was the midpoint of the Mission agenda and the centerpiece event of the trip. The Massachusetts Delegation hosted the W.E.T. Revolution at Tel Aviv University in the lovely... Read more »
Monday in Israel started out quickly with the Massachusetts Water Delegation taking part in a global water market networking event with the CleanIsrael Meetup Group. CleanIsrael is a pan-Israel cleantech business... Read more »
I did say it was going to be a packed schedule, so here I am sitting down at 1am in Tel Aviv sharing the highlights of Day 1 of the... Read more »
It always plays out this way—a kernel of an idea starts the ball rolling, followed by months of increasingly refined planning, a flurry of activity in the endgame, and then it’s... Read more »
April 2—(I am back aboard Delta Airlines, this time in Seat 7B, slowly moving up in life…much smoother, too).
As expected, the two-day junket went quickly. Today was mainly a series... Read more »
~5pm, April 1—Outside the Library of Congress (it’s raining lightly, and hordes of students are milling about).
A full day of running around Capitol Hill began yesterday with the New England... Read more »
Spring has sprung in DC—the Cherry Blossoms are out, and the buses full of students are everywhere.
First stop for the day was Congressman Barney Frank’s office to discuss an initiative... Read more »
As I sit here in seat 8B on the 6:40am Delta Shuttle to DC, I am hoping the extraordinarily bumpy ride is not a harbinger of the prospects we face over... Read more »
Manchester & Newcastle: Thursday, June 12
Final day on the trip for me—the remainder of the group will spend the final day in Newcastle tomorrow, which I am sorry to miss... Read more »
London, Cambridge, and Manchester: Tuesday and Wednesday, June 10-11 *
I am a day behind, so two days in one entry. We spent Tuesday morning at Imperial College London, then took... Read more »
London: Monday, June 9th *
Day 1 started strong and stayed that way. A set of briefings and discussions at the U.K. Trade & Investment offices, a startup company pitch, coffee... Read more »
London: Sunday June 8, Noon *
We knew we had arrived when we came out of the underground station at Westminster and looked up at “Big Ben” and Parliament. We really... Read more »