Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

East Meets West 2018

Details

Start End Category
February 1, 2018 12:00am February 2, 2018 11:59pm

Organizer

Blue Startups
View Organizer Website

1601 East-West Rd, Honolulu, HI 96848
Honolulu, HI 96848 United States
+ Google Map
Website:

About The Organizer

SENDGRID: THE WORLD’S MOST-TRUSTED COMMUNICATION PLATFORM SendGrid is a leader in trusted email delivery. Over 55,000 paying customers like Spotify, Uber and Airbnb trust SendGrid to send over 30 billion emails every month. Founded in 2009, after graduating from the TechStars program, SendGrid developed an industry-disrupting, cloud-based email service to solve the challenges of reliably…

About The Organizer

By embracing our universal desire to create order out of chaos, the Tetris® game provides intellectual sport that combines continuous fun with mental stimulation. As one of the most recognizable and influential video game brands in the world, it’s no wonder why there are hundreds of millions of Tetris products being played, worn, and enjoyed by fans in their everyday lives. For thirty years, the game and brand have truly transcended the barriers…

About The Organizer

The City and County of Honolulu is the most densely populated of five counties within the state of Hawaii, with a population of approximately 905,601(2007, U.S. Census Bureau). The City and County of Honolulu was incorporated in April 30, 1907. It adopted a charter in 1959. It is organized as a mayor-council type of government…

About The Organizer

Established by the US Congress in 1960, the East-West Center promotes better relations and understanding among the people and nations of the United States, Asia, and the Pacific through cooperative study, dialogue and research. The Center’s 21-acre Honolulu campus is located midway between Asia and the continental US and features residential, conference, classroom and research…

About The Organizer

Hawaii Angels provides a forum for members to review investment presentations and share opinions about these opportunities. This forum also allows for networking with professionals of various backgrounds, and exploring new opportunities in Hawaii. The Hawaii Angels process is proven and well-suited to Hawaii’s start-up scene. Since its founding in February 2002, the member angels…

About The Organizer

Stafford Capital Partners is a leading private markets investment and advisory group with a global presence and USD 5.0 billion under management and advice. Stafford works with a wide range of institutions to deliver returns through active investing across the private markets. We work diligently and creatively to find the best investment opportunities across a…

About The Organizer

Elemental Excelerator is a growth-stage accelerator that helps startups change the world, one community at a time. Each year, we find 15-20 companies that best fit our mission and fund each company up to $1 million to improve systems that impact people’s lives: energy, transportation, water, agriculture, and beyond. To date, we have awarded over…

About The Organizer

ImmersiveWorlds is an interactive virtual reality development platform that offers unique new ways to discover, share, collaborate and conduct commerce. We develop virtual worlds that enable shared social experience, experimentation and exploration with unparalleled fidelity, security, connectivity and scalability for thousands of simultaneous users.  ImmersiveWorlds utilizes advanced rendering and social networking capabilities to create customized, client-specific…

About The Organizer

High Technology Development Corporation is a state agency established by the Hawaii State Legislature in 1983 to facilitate the development and growth of Hawaii’s commercial high technology industry. It’s core initiatives are to develop and manage a statewide network of incubation services and facilities, to expand existing business development services for new start-ups, to secure…

About The Organizer

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier legal advisor to technology, life sciences, and other growth enterprises worldwide. We represent companies at every stage of development, from entrepreneurial start-ups to multibillion-dollar global corporations, as well as the venture firms, private equity firms, and investment banks that finance and advise them. The firm is nationally…

About The Organizer

6 continents, 100+ cities, 70+ accelerators—1 standard for entrepreneurial excellence. At the Global Accelerator Network, we set the bar for startup accelerators and founders with our short-term, mentorship-based programs and guidelines. Our goal is to support accelerators in growing successful startups, wherever they are. This support comes in the form of a powerful collaborative network,…

About The Organizer

Using the most advanced facial detection technology, DBN is poised to help customers over achieve their advertising goals. A subsidiary of Oahu Publications Inc.

About The Organizer

Established in 1990, the Hawaii SBDC Network provides the small businesses in the State of Hawaii with no-cost confidential business advisory services that include business plans and strategies, projections , marketing strategies, feasibility studies, operations management and more. They are the only state-wide business assistance organization in Hawaii. Whether you have an existing business or…

About The Organizer

Founded in 2000 at the Shidler College of Business, the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE) is the home for a set of experiential entrepreneurship programs at the University of Hawaii (UH). The Center’s 20+ programs offer mentorship, training and resources to all UH students and faculty, and are designed to encourage entrepreneurial thinking across…

About The Organizer

The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and in more than 75 countries help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets. To find out more about how the…

About The Organizer

The Chamber of Commerce Hawaii is a statewide, non-profit organization whose mission is to serve as the “Voice of Business” in Hawaii. The Chamber works on behalf of its approximately 1,300 member organizations and the business community to advance the state’s economic climate and help the business community to thrive locally, nationally and globally. Businesses…

About The Organizer

Founded in 2011, Founders Network offers lifelong peer mentorship to over 500 tech startup founders. Our platform, programs and high-touch service facilitate authentic experience sharing, warm introductions and long-term professional relationships. Additional benefits include over $500k in startup discounts and promotion to 2,000 newsletter readers. Members are located in San Francisco, New York City, Los…

About The Organizer

Foundersuite is a new collection of software tools and templates for entrepreneurs. Foundersuite’s web apps include: Idea Validation (get instant feedback on an idea), Investor CRM (manage your fundraising), and Progress Tracker (track milestones and update investors). Two new apps– Media Stalker (run your own PR) and Competitive Matrix (track competitors)– just launched in Beta.…

About The Organizer

Startup Capital Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, California with an office in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi. Our geographic focus is Silicon Valley along with selective investments in Hawaiʻi and elsewhere. SCV invests in early-stage, capital efficient B2B technology companies with proof of first revenue. Our initial investment ranges from $250,000…

About The Organizer

Sultan Ventures is a venture firm helping visionary founders build successful, long-lasting businesses by supporting them at every stage of their journey. This means we’re engaged from initial idea to long-term success. We provide pivotal resources via our network of experts and investors, while providing the hands-on expertise necessary to accelerate growth. Over the years we’ve expanded…

About The Organizer

Nest invests in entrepreneurs with the goal of helping them achieve the extraordinary. We believe our path to achieving positive impact is to fuel the entrepreneurial spirit: empowering startups on their mission to solve big challenges in a profitable and scalable way. We have built three platforms to support startups at each stage of their…

About The Organizer

Hui is a round-trip, station-based car sharing service that is available 24/7. Download the Hui app, apply for membership, locate a car near you and return the car at the same place when you are done—all through your smartphone. You never have to talk to anyone, unless you want to!

About The Organizer

Hawaii is situated at the crossroads of East and West where a confluence of Pacific peoples, cultures, and ideas have been mixing for centuries. Hawaii’s unique cultural environment and transnational ties make it a hub for innovation and entrepreneurship. Since its founding in 1988, the Hawaii Venture Capital Association (HVCA) has stood as a nexus…

About The Organizer

Their vision is to fuel an economic growth engine for Hawai’i through entrepreneurship that can lead to high paying, executive level jobs for locals. They believe that the creators of Hawai’is economy can make this happen through products authentically rooted in Hawai’i and that integrate the Hawai’i brand in their story, leveraging some of Hawai’i’s…

About The Organizer

Locally Owned, Locally Committed. A Respected, Relevant and Engaging Resource for Hawaii’s Business Community. Established in 1955, Hawaii Business is the longest-running regional business magazine in America. In addition to its website and social media platforms, Hawaii Business publishes a monthly magazine. Our articles focus on the big issues affecting Hawaii’s economy and businesses, including jobs, profit and loss,…

About The Organizer

Empowering and saving lives through presentations! We take an average Powerpoint / Keynote presentation from existing or from scratch and make it a masterpiece, award winner, standing ovation presentation! Founded in 2010 by CEO, Cory Jim, and President, Yancey Unequivocally, Empowered Presentations is a Award Winning presentation design company. They create customized one-of-kind, high-impact presentations…

About The Organizer

In this program, students learn first-hand from experienced Hawai’i business leaders and entrepreneurs about the business of getting a new idea up and running.

About The Organizer

The mission of Kamehameha Schools is to improve the capability and well-being of Hawaiians through education. We achieve our mission by operating an educational system serving over 6,900 students of Hawaiian ancestry at K-12 campuses on O‘ahu, Maui and Hawai‘i island, and at 31 preschool sites statewide. We also extend our educational reach into the…

About The Organizer

Wherever we are originally from, whether the Eastside, Westside, big city Honolulu or neighbor islands, once we’re here on the Mainland, people from Hawai`i share a strong natural bond with one another. We meet on the street for the very first time, and within minutes, we’re like family. There is an instant sense of trust…

About The Organizer

igniteXL is a Silicon Valley based accelerator and seed fund focused on international entrepreneurs coming to Silicon Valley to build a global company. Greatness comes in many different shapes and forms. Often times, it gets lost in translation because of culture and language. We set out to help international entrepreneurs discover their own greatness by…

About The Organizer

Aloha Crate™ delivers Hawai’i to you. Founded in 2014, Aloha Crate was founded on the love of Hawai’i’s unique food heritage. As a melting pot of cultures from all over the world, our island culture is deeply rooted in the sharing of meals and omiyage (gifts.) Our mission at Aloha Crate is to capture the…

About The Organizer

Impact Hub Honolulu is an epicenter of support, inspiration, and global connectivity for our growing community of entrepreneurs, innovators and impact makers. We provide unique coworking, office, community, and event space for Hawaii’s professionals to come together.

About The Organizer

An A-Z platform for event professionals to operationalize and streamline their vendor relationships, planning and business!

About The Organizer

We throw events, such as last year’s Maui MusicTech, which is a great way to get a feel for this beautiful island. Whether you come for one of our events, or another time of year, we’d love to show you around for a reasonable fee and we’re confident that you won’t want to leave. Some…

About The Organizer

It started as a different approach to a footwear company. We wanted to create footwear that combines durability for the waterman, ocean lifestyle, and a brand that has strong values and roots with style, comfort, and craftsmanship. We view our approach today as part of a path; a journey that started with our ancestors that…

About The Organizer

HSDC’s mission is economic development: to establish programs to stimulate private capital investment in Hawaii toward investments that promote the welfare of citizens in this State, economic growth, employment, and economic diversification. HSDC uses public funds to provide incentives to private investment activity, by co- investing public funds in private financial organizations to increase the…

About The Organizer

BoxJelly is a coworking space which services monthly memberships, as well as meeting & event space reservations for members and non-members alike. More than just an office or business center, BoxJelly thrives from the interactions that its members have with one another and the space. The emphasis on community helps to foster a collaborative environment,…

About The Organizer

American Savings Bank has been serving Hawai‘i’s businesses and communities since 1925. ASB is one of Hawai‘i’s leading financial institutions, and provides a full range of financial products and services, including business and consumer banking, home loans, insurance and investments. We are a great bank making people’s dreams possible with our knowledgeable and experienced teammates,…

About The Organizer

Founded in 2005, Mobi PCS has been a staple mobile phone provider for Hawaii for over a decade now. Mobi provides wireless coverage throughout Hawaiʻi, along with a nationwide network footprint via partnerships with other carriers. They are the only Hawaiʻi-based wireless provider to offer unlimited talk, text, and data for one affordable, flat rate.…

About The Organizer

Sultan Ventures is a venture firm helping visionary founders build successful, long-lasting businesses by supporting them at every stage of their journey. This means we’re engaged from initial idea to long-term success. We provide pivotal resources via our network of experts and investors, while providing the hands-on expertise necessary to accelerate growth. Over the years…

About The Organizer

XLR8UH is the University of Hawaii’s award winning startup accelerator. The program, a public-private partnership between University of Hawaii (UH) and Sultan Ventures, educates, mentors, and invests in UH startups and entrepreneurs. XLR8UH’s goal is to create economic prosperity through the science, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship that is formed at UH, converting our state’s regional…

About The Organizer

Anchor Taiwan galvanizes cross-border exchange through a 30-day residency program in Taiwan for global shapers, entrepreneurs and location-independent professionals. In addition to handling all logistics, it provides access to business partnerships, fireside chats with top entrepreneurs, VIP passes to industry events and friendships for a lifetime. 2 tracks: Business Insider | Cultural Immersion We believe…

About The Organizer

Chinaccelerator, a leading startup accelerator in China, is a mentorship-driven program helping internet startups from around the world cross borders – from the world into China and from China to the world. It is operated by the venture fund SOSV with $400M AUM operating six global accelerators. Chinaccelerator offers three months of rigorous guidance, training…

About The Organizer

Shadow Factory is a leading developer of extended reality content and solutions operating across Hong Kong, Toronto, and Los Angeles. We produce quality, story-driven, fully immersive and interactive experiences, offer new and exciting ways to engage audiences, and empower organizations with the benefits of next-generation digital media.

About The Organizer

The Ulupono Initiative is a Hawaii-focused impact investment firm. Ulupono — meaning to prosper through the right, or pono, path — is rooted in the local wisdom that a healthy environment and a healthy economy go hand in hand. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for island residents in three areas: more…

About The Organizer

Across Asia Alliance (AAA) is a community of organizations to connect the startups and investors by cross-border networking across Asia startup hubs. Every member can exchange investor proposals and business reports written by the start-up members in the online platform. In addition, each member can join online and offline activities such as Introduction call, Webinar…

About The Organizer

1000+ videos about Saas, Big Data, Lean UX, Virtual Reality, AI from leading Tech Conferences. Watch your next one. Boost your expertise.

About The Organizer

Did you know the travel industry is not using progressive technology to grow? Today we have technology that lets individuals pay each other instantly. People are compelled to share their experiences online for free and for fun. Artificial Intelligence is becoming better equipped to gather enormous amounts of data and blockchain technologies allows for totally…

About The Organizer

Ease integrates freelancers into teams as an agile solution. Improving the culture and efficiencies of organizations through our workforce & freelance management system that uses psychometric analysis and skills assessments to match employees and freelancers with the right opportunities within organizations.

About The Organizer

OluKai is a sought after lifestyle brand that believes everyone, no matter where they are, can live Aloha. OluKai products feature thoughtful design elements and handcrafted details inspired by the ocean lifestyle. We are committed to partnering with best-of-class retailers with whom we share an unwavering pursuit of delivering excellent consumer experiences. OluKai’s spirit is…

About The Organizer

BakerHostetler, one of the nation’s largest law firms, represents clients around the globe. With offices coast to coast, our more than 940 lawyers litigate cases and resolve disputes that potentially threaten clients’ competitiveness, navigate the laws and regulations that shape the global economy, and help clients develop and close deals that fuel their strategic growth. We have…

About The Organizer

Hawai‘i Pacific University is an international learning community set in the rich cultural context of Hawai‘i. Students from around the world join us for an American education built on a liberal arts foundation. Our innovative undergraduate and graduate programs anticipate the changing needs of the community and prepare our graduates to live, work, and learn…

About The Organizer

Aloha. That’s how most conversations begin here. It’s also how many of them end. But “Aloha” doesn’t just mean hello and goodbye and love and welcome. It means more than a word can express. It’s a feeling. A way of life. “Aloha” is the idea that we are all connected to everyone and everything around…

About The Organizer

What we are is an organization dedicated to creating positive volunteer experiences that create long lasting change within our community. We see the value in service as a means to build relationships, conversations and meaningful connections. We believe in the power of the individual to enact change no matter how big or small. And above…

About The Organizer

Algorithm Tax Group is a data-centric business intelligence “go-to” for tax credits and incentives. We partner with CPA’s, Enrolled Agents, and nation wide clients to create enhanced refined profits by identifying federal and state tax incentives. ​ Our ‘Blue Collar’ approach and ethical business practices secure a respectable deliverable back to our clients. These IRS…

About The Organizer

Celebrating its 100-year anniversary in 2019, Servco Pacific Inc. is Hawaii’s largest privately held company with over $1.8 billion in annual revenues and 2,000 team members spanning Australia, Hawaii, and California. Founded in 1919 (as a two-car repair garage), Servco is now a diversified business with operations in automotive distribution & retail, car sharing, appliance…

About The Organizer

The human resources “back office” for more than 2,200 local businesses statewide, simplicityHR by ALTRES is the state’s most trusted provider of payroll processing, HR administration, workers’ compensation coverage and claims management, health care plans and employee benefits packages, as well as training for managers and staff. Founded in Honolulu in 1969, we have pioneered…

About The Organizer

For over 85 years, Alaska Airlines and the people who make us who we are, have been guided by integrity, caring, ingenuity, professionalism, and a unique spirit—a spirit that has grown out of our geographical roots. Who we are today is a direct result of our history and the amazing people involved in it; a…

About The Organizer

J.P. Morgan is a leader in financial services, offering solutions to clients in more than 100 countries with one of the most comprehensive global product platforms available. We have been helping our clients to do business and manage their wealth for more than 200 years. Our business has been built upon our core principle of…

About The Organizer

More than 2 million developers around the world have used Twilio to unlock the magic of communications to improve any human experience. Twilio has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat, and video by virtualizing the world’s telecommunications infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any developer to use, yet robust enough to power…

About The Organizer

This competition is open to individuals or groups (for-profit or non-profit) whose business plan focuses on developing startup or expanding a business based on Hawaii Island. The purpose of the Competition is to stimulate development of an entrepreneurial ecosystem on Hawaii Island. The competition encourages contestants to develop or refine their business plans towards developing…

About The Organizer

As the only Catholic University in Hawaii, and one of three Marianist higher-education institutions in the US, Chaminade University is guided by the understanding that both reason and faith are essential conditions in the pursuit of truth. Our community is a family where students mature into world citizens who respect the complexity and diversity of…

About The Organizer

ES&A, Inc., is the sole Hawai’i member of the Employment Law Alliance (ELA), the world’s largest network of labor and employment lawyers. ES&A offers clients direct access to the strength and experience of this global resource whose members include over 3,000 attorneys in more than 135 countries, all 50 states and each Canadian province, providing multi-state and…

About The Organizer

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser is the largest daily newspaper in the U.S. state of Hawaiʻi. It was formed from the merger of The Honolulu Advertiser and The Honolulu Star-Bulletin and began publishing on June 7, 2010. The Star-Advertiser is the flagship product of Oahu Publications, Inc., which owns a diverse group of publications, including MidWeek, three…

About The Organizer

Island Innovation Demo Day is a one-day event bringing together entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate partners from both Japan and Hawaii, enthusiastic about developing sustainability solutions. This is a community based in the Hawaiian islands where we can provide the best environment for startups to validate their sustainability solutions in energy, food, tourism, hospitality and such.…

About The Organizer

Lightning Lab is a three-month, mentor-intensive, business acceleration programme based on the best of breed accelerator model developed by TechStars in the US. Lightning Lab is the only New Zealand member of GAN, an invite-only community of the world’s most respected organizations that provide startups with the best resources to create and grow their businesses,…

About The Organizer

The Hawaii Pacific Export Council, (DEC) is a non-profit organization of local leaders and experienced international business professionals who provide assistance to local businesses expanding in international markets. We work closely with the U.S. Commercial Service, DBEDT, SBDC, Innovate Hawaii, and other organizations to train Hawaii and Pacific Island companies on issues of exporting. There…

About The Organizer

We are American business liaisons assisting small to medium sized businesses compete against large competitors that are already utilizing lower cost labor and manufacturing to level the playing field. Strategic Import Export & Sourcing in China Import Export Business for small to mid-size manufacturers We partner with small to mid-sized American manufacturers to import, export,…

About The Organizer

Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting more than 2,000,000 entrepreneurs in over 600 chapters. We nurture startup ecosystems in 125+ countries through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Google for Startups. The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators and…

About The Organizer

As self proclaimed digital ronin on the bitstream of life, I’ve spent a large portion of it in technology, specifically telecommunications, Internet infrastructure, computer networks and web applications. Two of my primary drivers are my insatiable curiosity and desire to communicate. The Internet is a perfect place to be. Bytemarks is an exploration into the…

About The Organizer

SparkLabs is a global accelerator network founded by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs. Our Taipei office was established in 2017 with the mission to unlock the full potential of this land. Taiwan is an island full of seasoned innovators, top-tier technology resources, and countless talents with can-do spirit. Yet, the local resources aren’t ready to support a…

About The Organizer

  Hawaii Slack is a Slack group for people in, from, or in love with Hawaii to talkstory, tell stories, share advice, trade tips, and more. From debating the best place to get ahi poke to getting home improvement advice, from raving about the latest slack key festival to sharing your favorite movies, almost anything goes. (Almost. We have…

About The Organizer

MajiConnection was founded after years of working in both Japanese and American business culture. Our goal is to help entrepreneurs turn their own ideas and visions into successful companies with networking guidance to help connect companies and investors to access those new ideas. As a results-driven organization, we are constantly looking for ambitious and visionary…

About The Organizer

Established in 1984, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa will provide holistic education opportunities of the highest quality for Māori, peoples of Aotearoa and the world. Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary education providers. We offer a comprehensive range of certificate to degree level qualifications to New Zealanders of all ages and…

About The Organizer

Over the last two decades our mission has evolved dramatically. First in the area of communications – Internet, wireless, and data transmission – and then into broader digital applications that improve our customers’ worlds every day, whether they’re residential, business or government. Hawaiian Telcom has become deeply engaged in a wide variety of new products…

About The Organizer

Hands In Helping Out (HIHO) is an Oahu-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with the mission of sustainable volunteerism through human connection. Founded in 2009 to connect young people with volunteer opportunities, HIHO has grown in its first 5 years to reach over 4500 volunteers, who in turn contribute over 2000 hours of service to 17 non-profit…

About The Organizer

HiBEAM (Hawaii Business Entrepreneur Acceleration Mentors), a not-for-profit organization, was created to help launch and build promising early stage Hawai’i technology, biotechnology and life sciences companies by providing expert professional advice and access to funding sources. Since then, the HiBEAM portfolio companies have raised over $100 million in equity funding.

About The Organizer

Blue Planet Foundation is a Hawaii-based nonprofit committed to ending the use of fossil fuels and clearing the path for 100% clean energy. We’re driving the transformation to a fossil fuel free future through bold advocacy, community action, and energy awareness. Starting in Hawaii, we envision a world powered by abundant renewable energy that sustains…

About The Organizer

Chargebee is a PCI Level 1 certified recurring billing platform for subscription based SaaS and eCommerce businesses. Chargebee integrates with the leading payment gateways like Stripe, Braintree, PayPal etc. around the world to let you automate recurring payment collection along with invoicing, taxes, accounting, email notifications, SaaS Metrics and customer management. Chargebee handles all your…

About The Organizer

The Patsy T. Mink Center for Business & Leadership (MCBL) was established by YWCA O‘ahu, the U.S. Small Business Administration and a community of partners to become the only Women’s Business Center (WBC) in Hawai‘i. WBCs are designed to assist women in starting and growing small businesses, and seek to “level the playing field” for…

About The Organizer

Brex is rebuilding B2B financial products, starting with a corporate credit card for technology companies. We help startups of all sizes (from recently incorporated to later-stage companies) to instantly get a credit card that has 20x higher limits, completely automates expense management, kills receipt tracking and magically integrates with their accounting systems. Brex was founded…

About The Organizer

Girls in Tech (GIT) is a global non-profit that seeks to eradicate gender disparities in high-tech industries and startups by engaging, educating and empowering women who are passionate about technology. From technical courses and leadership bootcamps to hackathons and startup competitions, it is our mission to support women entirely with the access and community they…

About The Organizer

Founded in 1907, the University of Hawaiʻi System includes 3 universities, 7 community colleges and community-based learning centers across Hawaiʻi. As the state’s public system of higher education, UH offers opportunities as unique and diverse as our island home. The primary mission of the university is to provide environments in which faculty, staff and students can discover, examine critically, preserve and transmit the knowledge,…

About The Organizer

Our CEO, Jared Kushi, spent over 3 years at Blue Startups mentoring and investing in startups and over 2 years with his own startup, LifeDNA.  He noticed that many of the marketing techniques used in these global high growth companies can be applied to local businesses, which makes conversions more effective and efficient. Our team…

About The Organizer

XLR8HI® is Hawaii’s Entrepreneurship Center. More than an organization, XLR8HI is a community movement that brings together people, opportunities, and ideas to drive entrepreneurship and innovation forward. Dedicated to providing opportunities to grow Hawaii’s innovation community, our interactive workshops are designed to accelerate the entrepreneurial mindset, while our community events connect you with fellow entrepreneurs…

About The Organizer

NMG Network is a cloud-based broadcasting company producing and aggregating original content including shows, films, music, and events. We utilize online, in-room hotel, resort, and luxury residential distribution channels to reach our audiences. NMG is Captive, Curated, and Controlled. In 2009, Nella Media Group began as the publisher of Chinatown Newspaper, an urban rag for…

About The Organizer

Our mission is to encourage growth in Hawai‘i’s agricultural economy by purchasing local ingredients and incorporating them into our beers and ciders. We know that the quality of a product starts with the quality of ingredients. And what better than to use the freshest ingredients from our island. Ola Brew works to increase the demand…

About The Organizer

Our passionate team are a collective of event professionals with experience in all aspects of event planning and production, including: vendor management, catering, staffing, venue selection, décor, event marketing, event operations, and event management. Every event, big or small, casual or luxurious, deserves to be a highly memorable, one-of-a-kind experience, produced with professionalism and style.…

About The Organizer

Hawai‘i Green Growth (HGG) is a United Nations Local2030 hub that brings together diverse stakeholders committed to economic, social and environmental priorities. Our work seeks to connect generations of indigenous knowledge and systems-thinking with modern science, technology, and policy to support scalable solutions that can be applied globally. As a Local2030 sustainability hub, Hawai‘i Green…

  • Website http://agora.io

About The Organizer

About The Organizer

Hatch has been conceived in late 2017 by co-founders Carsten Krome, Georg Baunach and Wayne Murphy. Our vision is to achieve the least-possible footprint of farmed and alternative seafood. For the benefit of the oceans, terrestrial ecosystems and future generations. After two years in operation, HATCH has invested in more than 30 companies, run three…

About The Organizer

Chenoa Farnsworth
David Ige
Hans Tung
Rebecca Lynn
Kendra Ragatz
Holly Liu
Lawrence Hester
Stephen Forte
Sam Gellman
Declan Kelly
  • SpeakerDeclan Kelly
  • Website Techstars
  • Follow
Eric Gnock Fah
  • SpeakerEric Gnock Fah
  • Website Klook
  • Follow
Dr. Julian Hosp
Natali Ardianto
  • SpeakerNatali Ardianto
  • Website Tiket.com
  • Follow
Covadonga Baselga
Max Holloway
Meli James
Danny Wirianto
Edith Yeung
Andrew Chapin
Blaine Kaho’onei
Rebecca Branham
Edwin Hawkins
Josh Stanbro
David Ai
Michael Hwang
Carman Chan
Miki Tomita
Neil Hannahs
Kamuela Enos
Margot Schmorak
Richard R. Vuylsteke
John Frankel
Wissam Otaky
Corey Blake
Ammar Hanafi
Eugene Kim
Jeffrey Paine
Oscar Ramos
Amy Brinker
Brian Samson
Keoni Lee
Herb  Lee
Ian Musson
Peter Chen
Shelley Zhuang
Daniel Barrett
Ryan “Gonzo” Gonzalez
Tina Fitch
Vassilis Syrmos
Scott Valentino
Geoffrey Michener
Pat Riley
Dillon Morgan
Donavan Kealoha
Kiana Frank
Kevin Johnson
Lorraine Akiba
  • SpeakerLorraine Akiba
  • Follow
Toni Paracuelles
Brian Zisk
Danielle Morrill
Kirk Myers
Lee Timutimu
Gabrielle Bufrem
Patrick Lee
Kun Gao
Charles Hudson
Kyle Corbitt
Cassidy Crowley
Casey Lau
Mara Zepeda
Lu Zhang
Tim Young
On Lee
Elisa Chiu
Terry Hsiao
  • SpeakerTerry Hsiao
  • Follow
Faruq Ahmad
Tony Blank
Clint Chao
Devin Ehrig
Greg Gaug
Hoala Greevy
Chris Hemmeter
Dawn Lippert
Leah Lizarondo
Melissa Miyashiro
Wayne Murphy
Steve Petranik
Vance Reavie
Will Reppun
Liza Rodewald
Henk Rogers
Maya Rogers
`Aulani Wilhelm
Gavan Wilhite
Amanda Ellis
Aubrie Pagano
Celeste Connors
Christopher Kelley
Cortney Gusick
Dan Schrauth
Eric Chan
Edgar Chiu
Peter Dames
Roxelle Cho
Stacy Ferreira
Lauren Nahme
Barron Guss
Ashely Lukens
Jack Wong
Bernard Moon
Takaho Iwasaki
  • SpeakerTakaho Iwasaki
Brett Brewer
  • SpeakerBrett Brewer
Peter Wilkins
  • SpeakerPeter Wilkins
Todd Embley
  • SpeakerTodd Embley
Lalitha Wemel
  • SpeakerLalitha Wemel
Brendan Yell
  • SpeakerBrendan Yell
Harold Li
  • SpeakerHarold Li
Chris Baker
  • SpeakerChris Baker
Sam Gellman
  • SpeakerSam Gellman
Laís de Oliveira
  • SpeakerLaís de Oliveira
Jonathan Bailie Strong
  • SpeakerJonathan Bailie Strong
Phuong Jean Pham
  • SpeakerPhuong Jean Pham
Ben Wong
  • SpeakerBen Wong
Stefan Opsal
  • SpeakerStefan Opsal
Nicole Lim
  • SpeakerNicole Lim
Michele Kauinui
  • SpeakerMichele Kauinui
Sam Liang
  • SpeakerSam Liang
Jessica Blotter
  • SpeakerJessica Blotter
Kalani Kaʻanāʻanā
  • SpeakerKalani Kaʻanāʻanā
Ashwani Jain
  • SpeakerAshwani Jain
Danya Hakeem
  • SpeakerDanya Hakeem
  • Follow
David Lee
  • SpeakerDavid Lee
  • Follow
Gene Soo
  • SpeakerGene Soo
  • Follow
Madhu Lundquist
  • SpeakerMadhu Lundquist
  • Follow
Nneka Uzoh
  • SpeakerNneka Uzoh
  • Follow
Ryan Wang
  • SpeakerRyan Wang
  • Follow
Sherrie Totoki
  • SpeakerSherrie Totoki
  • Follow
Kim Baker
  • SpeakerKim Baker
  • Follow
Amit Mehta
  • SpeakerAmit Mehta
  • Follow
Andy Betz
  • SpeakerAndy Betz
  • Follow
Elton Satusky
  • SpeakerElton Satusky
Josh Stein
  • SpeakerJosh Stein
  • Follow
Kent Madsen
  • SpeakerKent Madsen
  • Follow
Leah Edwards
  • SpeakerLeah Edwards
  • Follow
Mark Kraynak
  • SpeakerMark Kraynak
  • Follow
Maximilian Von Poelnitz
  • SpeakerMaximilian Von Poelnitz
  • Follow
Nina Labatt
  • SpeakerNina Labatt
  • Follow
Scott Mercer
  • SpeakerScott Mercer
  • Follow
Siana Hunt
  • SpeakerSiana Hunt
  • Follow
CONNECT WITH THE WORLD IN HAWAII FEB 24 - 26 2021

EAST MEETS WEST 2021