Officials from WEDC joined Governor Scott Walker and leaders of the state’s water technology sector Tuesday in making a compelling case for how Wisconsin companies can help Israel address its water challenges during the second day of the governor’s trade mission to that country.
Governor Scott Walker and WEDC Secretary and CEO Mark Hogan met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday to discuss future collaboration between Wisconsin and Israel as well as political and economic issues in the region.
Representatives from WEDC arrived in Israel Sunday for a weeklong trade mission to Israel aimed at increasing exports, encouraging continued foreign investment in Wisconsin and developing partnerships in the water technology sector.
Wisconsin’s presence at the U.S.’s largest water industry trade show this week highlighted the fast-paced growth and evolving sophistication of the sector. With several dozen Wisconsin companies exhibiting, as well as a booth representing Wisconsin’s entire water cluster of more than 200 companies, the state’s presence was strong on both numbers and substance: several educational […]