To kick off today’s show, we first hear from President/GM of Hawaii Public Radio, Jose Fajardo about the activation of KAHU 91.3FM serving the greater East Hawaii Island area with HPR-2 programming. Then we learn about a couple of tech activities. Leanna Agcaoili from Fern Elementary is here to tell us about crowdfunding for her STEM programs. Then Chalmer Lowe from PyHawaii here to tell us about the upcoming Jupyter Day 2016. After the break, we’re joined by Damon Fairchild from Expedia Media Solutions and Todd Robertson from Hyperspective to talk about technology innovations for the tourism industry.
First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then joining us today is Bill Spencer from the Hawaii Venture Capital Association to tell us about their upcoming luncheon topic: Keeping up with the Jones Act. Finally, we’ll talk to two entrepreneurs who have joined forces to deliver a 3D tourism application. We’ll have Craig Carapehlo from 3DTravel and Jason Rushin from Hulacopter talk about their business plan and recent merger.
First we’ll look at the latest tech news and happenings in Hawaii and beyond. Then we’ll talk to Yuka Nagashima as she takes the State’s gigabit plan on the road with the Hawaii Telecommunications Association. Finally, we’ll get some perspectives on last week’s APEC event from people who had a front row seat, and explore what it could potentially do for Hawaii.