First up, Meli James is here to tell us about what’s new with the next HVCA Luncheon about the future of the innovation economy in Hawaii. Then we hear from Purple Prize winners Sam Murphy from Innovative Iʻa Kilo Practices and Nohealani Hirahara from Native Stories about their projects to leverage technology to advance cultural awareness.
We kick off the show with news guest, Travis Takashima from St. Louis High School who is here to tell us about the upcoming VEX IQ Robotics qualifying competition. Then we talk to Isla Young from STEMWorks & Women in Technology and Katie Hendrickson from Code.org about Hour of Code, #CSforAll and Computer Science in schools.
First up, Lauren Primiano is here to tell us about what’s new with the Entrepreneurs Foundation of Hawaii and their upcoming event called POUR. Then we hear from David Watumull from Cardax and Brad Willcox from UH School of Medicine and learn about astaxanthin and the FOXO3 healthy aging gene.
First up, Meli James and Brittney Heyd joins us to tell us about their latest startup, Mana Up. You can sign up for their first accelerator co-hort. Then we hear from Jolie Wanger from Kaulunani Urban and Community Forestry Program and the Citizen Forester Program, and Blaire Langston from the UH College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resource and the Ulu Phenology Project, to talk about citizen science, becoming a citizen forester and mapping Oahu’s trees.
First up, we talk to Margo Edwards and Cindy Knapman about the upcoming School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) Open House. Then we hear from Hawaii Associations of Independent Schools Director Phil Bossert about the Schools of the Future Conference.
First up, a personal invite from us to a special event this Saturday, Demo Day for the Hawaii Annual Code Challenge. Then, we check in with aXessPoint, a local startup with a new name and a bigger vision. Finally we hear about the Hawaii Chapter of the Computer Science Teachers Association, with Shane Asellstine and get the details about their chapter meetup on Sept 27th.
First up, we share a couple of upcoming events. A national SBIR conference to help you find funding for your idea sponsored by HTDC, and a workshop called “Envision, Strategize, Actualize 2017: An Action Plan for Tech-Based Workforce Development.” Then we learn about a new organization called CyberHawaii talking with Jennifer Sabas and Clyde Sonobe.
First up, we hear from Rodney Boucher from the Ewa Emergency Preparedness Committee about the “Get Ready Ewa Beach” Preparedness Fair happening this Saturday, Sept 9th. Then we explore virtual reality gaming with Opapo Fonoimoana and hear how he came to open VR Junkies at Ala Moana Center (also on Facebook).