Agenda Released for “Accelerating Hawaii” Event


Event organizers for the upcoming “Accelerating Hawaii’s Startup Innovation” conference have just released the complete agenda for the two-day event, happening August 2nd and 3rd in Honolulu.

The organizers also announced that day two of the event, featuring an Accelerator Workshop facilitated by executives from 500 Startups, Launchpad LA, Global Accelerator Network, and others, is already sold out!

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Tickets are still available for the August 2nd portion of the event, featuring a keynote from Steve Case, chairman of Startup America, co-founder of AOL and CEO of Revolution LLC. Other highlights of the complete agenda are:

  • Mainland accelerator managers expected include George Kellerman, 500 Startups; Jennifer Judge, Global Accelerator Network; Amanda Chocko, Start Garden; Sam Teller, Launchpad LA; and Donna Harris, Startup America Partnership.
  • Featured “Startups to Watch” include Holland Wood, Ikehu Natural; Ace Lee, NoJuice; Hoala Greevy, Undefeated Games; Jason Cutinella, Nella Media Group; and Ryan Esaki, Ukulele Underground.
  • Local startup and corporate executives joining Steve Case for a “corporate collaboartion” panel include Art Ushijima, President, The Queen’s Health System; Kevin Miyashiro, Founder/President, TeraSys Technologies; Mark Dunkerley, President & CEO, Hawaiian Airlines; Tina Fitch, Founder, ezRez Software (now; Richard Rosenblum, President & CEO, Hawaiian Electric Company; and Darius Monsef, Founder & CEO, and CreativeMarket.
  • At the close of the event, a “Networking Pau Hana” is being sponsored by Hawaii Angels in celebration of their 10th anniversary.

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