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.
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.
To kick off today’s show, we hear about a couple of projects. Shane Asselstine is here to tell us about the upcoming international Hour of Code and then Brendan Brennan will tell us about a disruptive vision for education called the Moonshot Incubator. Then, after the break, we talk to Robbie Melton from HTDC and Cindy Goldstein from Ag Matters about the intersection of tech and agriculture.
- Moonshot Incubator on Indiegogo
- Food Safety Modernization Act
- Agribusiness Incubator Program