Dr. Dixon is a global water technology expert with focus on water treatment and desalination technology. He has worked across Australia, North America, the Middle East, the Caribbean and Asia. He is a Senior Technical Advisor and on the founding team of MIT startup Sandymount Technologies, a company revolutionizing the shipping of alcoholic beverages. Dr. Dixon was also Applications Development Manager for NanoH2O, a startup leveraging UCLA-developed nanotechnology and acquired by LG in 2014. Mike is a Board Member of the International Desalination Association. He has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Adelaide.