Episode 691: Maui Economic Development Board – Nov 24, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Leslie Wilkins

This week we jump right into our conversation with Leslie Wilkins, Executive Director of the Maui Economic Development Board and find out about their recent SBA Community Navigator award, as well as STEMworks, Code.org and the aerospace industry on Maui.

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Episode 691: Maui Economic Development Board – Nov 24, 2021

Episode 690: #GalswithLEI + Worldwide Walls NFTs – Nov 17, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Liz Dorn, Ellen Ng, Jasper Wong, Aisha Arif

First up, we have Liz Dorn, Seminars Program Coordinator, from the East West Center Seminars here to tell us about a #GalswithLEI online panel called Investment & Change for Minority and Women-Owned Businesses.

Then, we are joined by Ellen Ng from HTDC, Jasper Wong from Worldwide Walls (formerly, Pow Wow) and Aisha Arif, from Makers Place to talk about urban street art, digital assets and NFTs.

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Episode 690: #GalswithLEI + Worldwide Walls NFTs – Nov 17, 2021

Episode 689: XLR8HI preX + PanStarrs Asteroid Hunting – Nov 10, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Omar Sultan, Ken Chambers, Richard Wainscoat

First up, we have Omar Sultan co-founder of Sultan Ventures, here to tell us about the XLR8HI launch of preX Cohort 3. Applications are now open until Nov. 21, 2021.

Then, we are joined by Dr. Ken Chambers, Astronomer, Director of the Pan-STARRS Observatories and Near Earth Object expert Dr. Richard Wainscoat to talk about asteroid hunting with PanStarrs and their recent award from NASA.

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Episode 689: XLR8HI preX + PanStarrs Asteroid Hunting – Nov 10, 2021

Episode 688: ManaUp Showcase + Hononu.io – Nov 3, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Meli James, Brian Glazer

First up, we have Meli James co-founder of Mana Up, here to tell us about the upcoming 2021 Mana Up Showcase happening on Thursday, Nov 4, 2021.

Then, we are joined by Brian Glazer, from Hohonu, to talk about climate change, sensor technology, Paepae o Heeʻia and partnership with NOAA to support 54 communities in the US Southeast.

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Episode 688: ManaUp Showcase + Hononu.io – Nov 3, 2021

Episode 687: Lacy Veach Day of Discovery & 5G Innovation Lab – Oct 27, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Adria Fung, Bernice Glenn, Kevin Miyashiro

First up, in partnership with the Hawai’i Attorney General, the Federal Communications Commission will host a virtual public webinar on spoofing and robocalls. The Webinar will begin at 11:30 a.m. Hawai’i time, tomorrow Thursday 10/28 and stream live on www.fcc.gov/live. It is a free virtual event and does not require advanced registration.

Nex we have Adria Fung, Robotics Education Specialist from the Hawaii Space Grant Consortium, on to tell us about the upcoming Astronaut Lacy Veach Day of Discovery.

Then, we are joined by Bernice Glenn, Sr. Advisor Pacific Strategy and Kevin Miyashiro, Executive Director at Pacific Impact Zone, to talk about Nine Twelve, the Hawaii Defense Alliance and the DOD Living Lab in Hawaii.

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Episode 687: Lacy Veach Day of Discovery & 5G Innovation Lab – Oct 27, 2021

Episode 686: Blue Startups Cohort 13 Demo Day with Celitech & Hokali – Oct 20, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Chenoa Farnsworth, Al Fares, Tomas Bisi

Today we are pleased to be joined by Chenoa Farnsworth from Blue Startups along with Al Fares of Celitech and Tomas Bisi of Hokali, to talk about cohort 13, startup life and the upcoming Demo Day on Nov 5, 2021.

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Episode 686: Blue Startups Cohort 13 Demo Day with Celitech & Hokali – Oct 20, 2021

Episode 685: Builders VC, Travel2Change & Elemental Excelerator – Oct 13, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Bree Duros, Mondy Jamshidi-Kent, Tiffany Huynh

First up, we have Bree Duros from Builders VC, here to tell us about an upcoming series called Pau Hana in the Park.

Next, we have Mondy Jamshidi joins us to tell us about a Native Hawaiian Hospitality Impact Studio partnership with Travel2Change. Apply to Kaiāulu Hoʻokipa here.

Then, we are joined by Tiffany Huynh from Elemental Excelerator, who’s here to talk about the EEx Cohort X, the Policy Lab and the Earthshot Venture. To keep up with what is going on at EEx sign up for their newsletter.

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Episode 685: Builders VC, Travel2Change & Elemental Excelerator – Oct 13, 2021

Episode 684: Hawaii Annual Code Challenge – Oct 6, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Christine Sakuda, Keif Negron, Doug Murdock

On this special membership campaign edition, we have Doug Murdock, CIO for the State of Hawaii, Christine Sakuda from Transform Hawaii Government and Keir Negron from Microsoft here to talk about the upcoming 6th Hawaii Annual Code Challenge.

During our live broadcast, the phone lines are reserved for your show of support. We are looking for new members so if you enjoy our weekly tech talks, we hope you’ll consider supporting the great, original, local programming here on Hawaii Public Radio.

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Episode 684: Hawaii Annual Code Challenge – Oct 6, 2021

Episode 683: Digital Inclusion Week 2021 – Sept 29, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Sen. Bennette Misalucha, Kaʻala Souza, Laura Arcibal

During this special membership campaign edition, we have Senator Bennette Misalucha, Laura Arcibal from the Dept of Health and Kaala Souza, lead on the Workforce Resilience Initiative, here to talk about digital equity, Digital Readiness Hawaii and the upcoming Digital Inclusion Week.

During our live broadcast, the phone lines are reserved for your show of support. We are looking for new members so if you enjoy our weekly tech talks, we hope you’ll consider supporting the great, original, local programming here on Hawaii Public Radio.

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Episode 683: Digital Inclusion Week 2021 – Sept 29, 2021

Episode 682: Island Innovation Demo Day + Smart Health Card – Sept 22, 2021

Photo (l:r) Burt Lum, Takaho Iwasaki, Doug Murdock, Paul Meyer

First up, we have Takaho Iwasaki from Island Innovation, here to tell us about an upcoming Island Innovation Demo Day 2021. The application period for startups interested in pitching is now open.

Then, we are joined by Doug Murdock, State of Hawaii, Chief Information Officer and Paul Meyer, CEO of The Commons Project, who are here to talk about the Common Trust Network, Common Pass and the new SMART Health Card.

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Episode 682: Island Innovation Demo Day + Smart Health Card – Sept 22, 202