The Israel Desalination Society (IDS) has announced that its 12th Annual Conference, subtitled
 Desalination — Visions for the future, will be held on 14-15 December 2011 in Haifa, Israel.

The objectives of the conference are to review: Israel’s Government efforts to enhance desalination related market opportunities; The operating experience and expansion plans of Israel’s mega seawater plants; Basic issues related to costing of a desalination plant; Future directions of desalination processes

The conference will include a visit to the recently opened Hadera Desalination Plant.

The IDS is currently organizing a website on which the conference details will be posted. Contact details can be found in the Events column.