Thursday Panel on Hawaii Innovation
The event will include keynote remarks from Berkeley professor Enrico Moretti, author of “The New Geography of Jobs.” In addition, HBR will preview itsÂ upcoming “Hawaii Innovation Assets Report,” whichÂ identifies Hawaiiâ€™s current innovation assets and highlights the importance of growing the research and innovation sector inÂ generating future economic growth.
The panel includes Dan Leuck, CEO of Ikayzo,Â Darius “Bubs” Monsef ofÂ Nalukai.org, American Savings Bank president Rich Wacker, and Switchfy CEO Tina Fitch.
The event will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, December 4, 2014Â at the ProtoHub at 458 Keawe Street in Kakaako. For more information, visit HVCA.org/events.
Meli James, president of the HVCA and director of Blue Startups, previewed the event on Hawaii Public Radio on Wednesday. Listen here: