First, we hear from Asma Kazmi from UC Berkeley to tell us about a VR art piece entitled ‘Cranes and Cube‘ on exhibit at UH Manoa Commons Gallery. Then we hear from George Donev and Diza Hendrawan who both recently participated in Nalukai Academy, one as a mentor and the other a participant. Student Corner and Shelfware are the two projects we discuss. For more information about Student Corner please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
First off, virtual reality is the theme of the local tech calendar. Chris Lee is here to tell us about a Unity VR workshop coming up at the UH iLab. Then Leslie Dance from the Hawaii Tourism Authority joins us to tell us about technology features at the upcoming Hawaii Tourism Conference. Finally, after the break, we talk to Tristan Bassingthwaighte and Carmel Johnston, both crew members who spent a year in the HI-SEAS habitat on Mauna Loa, to explore long duration missions on Mars.