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Oct 12: UH Tech Showcase

Posted on Oct 3, 2016 in Main, News

University of Hawaii’s Office of Tech Transfer and XLR8UH will host a UH tech showcase on Wednesday, October 12 at the Banker’s Club. Who should attend: Technology companies Defense contractors Investors Executives Entrepreneurs Intellectual Property attorneys Anyone interested in licensing UH Technologies Anyone interested in cutting-edge research with commercial potential Anyone interested in innovations being ...
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The Hawaii Tourism Authority is hosting a Tourism industry reverse pitch event, Tuesday, September 27 at 3:00 PM, during their upcoming Transforming Tourism Together Conference (Sept 26-30 at the Honolulu Convention Center). They are hoping to encourage the tech community to collaborate with tourism subject matter experts to create innovative, creative approaches to the Tourism ...
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Join Hawaii’s startup and innovation community at the annual Future Focus Innovation Conference on Oct. 5-6, hosted by the University of Hawaii. This year’s focus will be on innovation, cybersecurity, data analytics and health/medical research and technology. Admiral Harry Harris will join the opening panel on “The State of Innovation” together with Governor David Ige, UH ...
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Working on an exceptional creative media project that needs incubating and acceleration? Applications are open for Cycle 3 at GVS Transmedia Accelerator, Hawaii’s own film and digital media content accelerator. Launched in April 2014, GVS is a public-private initiative that engages Hawaii’s creative entrepreneurs to help them launch original transmedia franchises. Located in Kona, the accelerator is ...
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HSDC is currently accepting applications for sponsorship through its HI Growth Connect and Network (CAN) program, a one-year $250,000 grant program targeting entrepreneurial events that support Hawaii’s growing startup ecosystem. The CAN program encourages non-profit and for-profit groups to pursue meet-ups, pitch events, investor summits, Startup Weekends and new co-working spaces. Program highlights from the FY 2016 include: ...
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Blue Startups is now accepting applications for Cohort 8! ▪ Up to $100,000 in investment ▪ 120+ global mentor network (US & Asia) ▪ $800k in company perks and benefits ▪ 14-week intensive mentorship program in “Startup Paradise” ▪ 1-week capstone program in the Bay Area Apply by September 1: https://www.f6s.com/bluestartupscohort8/apply Blue Startups is a Top 20 ...
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On July 8th, the Startup Paradise community came together to put on the 7th annual Startup Paradise Showcase. The event was a great success, building awareness of the the tech and startup communities here in Hawaii. This event also showcased the latest graduates from Cohort 7 at Blue Startups. Over 250 entrepreneurs, investors, politicians and CEOs were in ...
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  Please join the Hawaii Venture Capital Association (HVCA) and Entrepreneurs Foundation of Hawaii (EF) on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 as our “Political Leaders Talk Tech & Innovation in Hawaii.” Candidates will cover their positions on diversifying Hawai’i’s economy specifically around jobs, technology and innovation. REGISTER HERE. FEATURED CANDIDATES: Congressional District 2 * Shay Chan ...
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Blue Startups in Silicon Valley July 22

Posted on Jul 19, 2016 in Main

Blue Startups Coming to Silicon Valley! Join Blue Startups at 500 Startups in Mountain View on Friday, July 22 to meet the latest companies of Cohort #7 and learn about the upcoming Blue Startups program. Mai Tais and Hawaiian food will be served! Startup Paradise Demo Day You’ll hear from 8 companies from the latest batch ...
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  Join the Startup Paradise Community to meet the teams of Blue Startups Cohort #7 and hear the latest from our ecosystem partners. You’ll hear pitches from the 8 companies of latest batch at Blue Startups and updates from many of the community organizations working to help accelerate Hawaii’s growing innovation sector. RSVP here.