A Presentation by Hila Matas
The human population is experiencing exponential growth. Over the past 200 years we’ve reached our 2nd billion and the 7th billion milestone. While this tells of our great success in the fields of medicine and technology, the population growth is also the source of great threats: environmental and political instability, famine and disease. We will discuss three dynamics that the population growth already set in motion: urbanization, immigration and empowering of women, and try to identify the opportunities within the challenges.
Please join us for this interesting presentation!
Thursday Morning Meeting, March 24, 2016 8:00am - 9:30am
Free, No reservations required, but it would be appreciated if you sign up on our Meetup site.
Saratoga Federated Church, Richards Hall 20390 Park Place, Saratoga, CA 95070
Enter on west side, corner of Oak Place and Saratoga-Los Gatos Rd (Highway 9).
About the Presenter
Hila Matas has a BSc in Biophysics and an MSc in Chemistry from Bar-Ilan University, Israel. "I find chemistry and people fascinating, and surprisingly similar. As a mother of 3, an immigrant and an urban sprawler, I’m part of the problem, but I’m working to be part of the solution". Hila is a member of the EcoGreen Group of Silicon Valley.