First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Gordon Bruce Director of the City’s Dept of Information Technology to tell us about the Bloomberg Mayors Challenge. Finally, we’ll learn about two projects recently awarded in the third and final round of the Hawaii Community Foundation’s “IslandÂ Innovation Fund.” The first is GreenWheel Food Hub and the second is SpendSafe.ly.
First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Kilikina Mahi from the Hawaii Community Foundation to give us an update on the Island Innovation Fund Round 3. Finally, we’ll talk to Mark Glick from the Dept. of Business Economic Development and Tourism and Jay Griffin from the Hawaii Natural Energy Institute and learn about a couple of major Smart Grid pilot programs happening in the State including the Maui Smart Grid Project.