First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Ron Albu from HMAUS to tell us about the upcoming Springfest. Finally, we invited Sen Glenn Wakai, Rep Angus McKelvey and Karl Fooks from HSDCÂ to find out how tech bills fared in this latest legislative session, and look ahead to next year. Which bills are likely to return, and what does the tech community need to do to be prepared?
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.