Join us for a round of panels on the technology issues that effect Hawaii today. What can the coming election do for the tech economy in Hawaii? A discussion of the tech issues and initiatives that we can expect to develop in 2010.
Keynote: Is Tech in Hawaii Keeping Up With the Outside World? Brian Schatz, Chair, Democratic Party of Hawaii
First panel: How Far Has Hawaii Come During the Lingle Administration? Moderator: Chenoa Farnsworth, Hawaii Angels Ian Kitajima, Oceanit, Inc.; Rob Robinson, Kolohala Ventures; Dan Leuck, TechHui; Mark Gilbert, Commercial Data Systems
Second panel: What Tech Measures Should the 2010 Legislature Consider? Moderator: Larry Gilbert , Sennet Capital Bill Spencer, Hawaii Venture Capital Association; Kelly King, Pacific Biodiesel; Darren Kimura, Sopogy, Inc.; Jason Suapaia, Film and Video Association of Hawaii
Third panel: What Tech Measures in the 2010 Legislature Likely to Adopt? Moderator: Bob Toyofuku, Hawaii Advocates Sen. Colleen Hanabusa; Sen. Carol Fukunaga; Rep. Angus McKelvey