First up, we talk about the Mark Leon VEX Robotics Invitational which will be held on July 15-18, 2019 at St. Louis School. The event is organized and hosted by the St. Louis Robotics program and designed as an official Robotics Education and Competition Foundation Signature event. It will directly qualify 3 teams to the VEX World Championships in April 2020. The event will feature 50 teams including those from Hawaii, China, Colombia, California, Texas, Minnesota, and Connecticut playing the new game challenges, VEX IQ Squared Away and the VEX EDR Tower Takeover.
First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then we’ll talk to Sandy Park from HTDC about the upcoming Hawaii Science and Technology Fair. Finally, we’ll talk with Sonny Bhagowalia, the state’s Chief Information Officer to get an update on our government’s IT infrastructure and find out his vision for the future.