First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is David Ulrich from Pacific New Media to tell us about an upcoming Image and Ethics workshop. Finally, we’ll talk to the Code for America fellows (Sheba Najmi,Â Diana TranÂ andÂ Mick Thompson) assigned to HonoluluÂ about how we can apply technology and leverage community involvement to make City government better and to drive civic engagement.
Month: February 2012
Episode 183: Student Launch Initiative – Feb 15, 2012
First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Sheba Najmi from Code for America to tell us about an upcoming Hi Capacity event. Finally, we’ll talk to the team at Windward Community College about their entry into NASA’s Student Launch Initiative and talk about the details of their rocket design.
Episode 182: Tech Bills – Feb 8, 2012
First we’ll take a look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then we’ll talk to Mike Douglass and Henry Mochido about a new crowdfunding project to assist earthquake victims in Japan. Finally, we’ll explore some of the Internet and tech related bills moving through the Legislature. We will talk to two tech pundits and local policy wonks, Peter Kay and Dan Leuck and the grassroots tech organization called the Hawaii Innovation Alliance.
Episode 181: Small Business Innovation Research – Feb 1, 2012
First we’ll take a look at the latest tech news and happenings inÂ Hawaii and beyond. Then we’ll talk to Bernice Bowers from the InoviÂ Group about an upcoming APEC Education event. Finally, we’ll learnÂ about the Small Business Innovation and Research (SBIR) project and how localÂ companies are benefiting from it. We talk to Congresswoman Mazie Hirono, Yuka Nagashima from HTDC and Derek Ah Yo from Oceanit.