Appendix A

Agenda

E Kamakani Noi`i
Wind that seeks knowledge

A Symposium Organized by
The U.S. National Academy of Sciences
and
The University of Hawaii

January 13-14, 2011

Kaua’i Ballroom
Sheraton Waikiki 2255
Kalakaua Avenue
Waikiki, Hawaii

DAY 1—JANUARY 13, 2011

9:00 AM Welcome
  Oli by Keali’iolu’olu Gora andLilikala Kame’eleihiwa
  Howard Karr, Chairman, University of Hawaii Board of Regents
  M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii
  Mary Good, Dean of Engineering, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
   
9:15 AM Opening Remarks
  The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, United States Senate
   
9:30 AM Presentation of the Hawaii Innovation Council Report
  M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii
   
10:15 AM Coffee Break


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Appendix A Agenda E Kamakani Noi`i Wind that seeks knowledge A Symposium Organized by The U.S. National Academy of Sciences and The University of Hawaii January 13-14, 2011 Kaua‘i Ballroom Sheraton Waikiki 2255 Kalakaua Avenue Waikiki, Hawaii DAY 1—JANUARY 13, 2011 Welcome 9:00 AM Oli by Keali’iolu’olu Gora and Lilikala Kame’eleihiwa Howard Karr, Chairman, University of Hawaii Board of Regents M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii Mary Good, Dean of Engineering, University of Arkansas at Little Rock Opening Remarks 9:15 AM The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye, United States Senate Presentation of the Hawaii Innovation Council Report 9:30 AM M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii 10:15 AM Coffee Break 135

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136 BUILDING HAWAII’S INNOVATION ECONOMY 10:30 AM Session I: The Global Challenge and the Opportunity for Hawaii Moderator: Tyrone Taylor, President, Capitol Advisors on Technology The Innovation Imperative and Global Practices Charles Wessner, Director, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, The National Academies State and Regional Economic Context Carl Bonham, Executive Driector of UHERO and Associate Professor of Economics, University of Hawaii at Mānoa Focusing Federal Resources: The Obama Administration Innovation Initiatives Ginger Lew, Senior Counselor, White House National Economic Council 12:00 PM Lunch 12:30 PM Luncheon Address The Honorable Neil Abercrombie, Governor, State of Hawaii Session II: Leveraging Federal Programs and Investments for 1:15 PM Hawaii Moderator: The Honorable Brian Schatz, Lieutenant Governor, State of Hawaii The Manufacturing Extension Partnership: The Network Effect Roger Kilmer, Director, Manufacturing Extension Partnership Program, NIST DoD Strategic Technology Capability Thrusts: Opportunities to Fuel Hawaii’s Innovation Economy Starnes Walker, Chief Engineering and Technical Director, University of Hawaii The Military and Higher Education Vice Admiral Daniel Oliver, USN (Ret.), President, Naval Postgraduate School Infrastructure for the 21st Century Economy: The Role of EDA Barry Johnson, Senior Advisor and Director of Strategic Initiatives, Economic Development Administration

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137 APPENDIX A Coffee Break 3:00 PM Session III: Small Business, Universities, and Regional Growth 3:15 PM Moderator: Keiki-Pua Dancil, President and CEO, Hawaii Science and Technology Institute 40 Years of Experience with Technology Licensing Katherine Ku, Director of the Office of Technology Licensing, Stanford University Universities and Economic Development: Lessons from the “New” Akron University Louis Proenza, President, Akron University Converting University Research into Start-Up Companies Barry Weinman, Co-Founder, Allegis Capital LLC Improving Industry Partnerships Mary Walshok, Associate Vice Chancellor of Public Programs and Dean of Extended Studies, UC San Diego Closing Remarks 5:00 PM M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii DAY 2 — JANUARY 14, 2011 Welcome and Introduction 9:00 AM M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii Opening Remarks 9:05 AM The Honorable Daniel K. Akaka, United States Senate Session IV: University of Hawaii’s Current Research 9:15 AM Strengths and Security and Sustainability: Energy and Agriculture Opportunity Moderator: William Harris, President & CEO, Science Foundation Arizona Hawaii’s Satellite Launch Program Brian Taylor, Dean School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, University of Hawaii at Mānoa

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138 BUILDING HAWAII’S INNOVATION ECONOMY Astronomy in Hawaii Robert McLaren, Associate Director, Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii Data Analytics: A Proposal The Honorable Daniel S. Goldin, Chairman & CEO, the Intellisis Corporation and 9th NASA Administrator (Ret.) Hawaii: A Model for Clean Energy Innovation Maurice Kaya, Project Director, Hawaii Renewable Energy Development Venture (HREDV) Sustainable Agricultural Systems: Challenges and Opportunities Sylvia Yuen, Dean, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, University of Hawaii at Mānoa 11:15 AM Lunch 12:30 PM Session V: Medical Opportunities in Hawaii Moderator: Virginia Hinshaw, Chancellor, University of Hawaii at Mānoa Clinical Trials in Hawaii Art Ushijima, President and CEO, Queen’s Health Systems/ The Queen’s Medical Center University of Hawaii Medical Initiatives Jerris Hedges, Dean of John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Mānoa Advancing Innovation and Convergence in Cancer Research Jerry S. H. Lee, Deputy Director, Center for Strategic Scientific Initiatives, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health Biomedical Innovation with Global Impact in Hawaii Hank Wuh, CEO, Skai Ventures and Cellular Bioengineering, Inc.

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139 APPENDIX A Session VI: Roundtable—Next Steps for Hawaii 2:15 PM Moderator: M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii Participants The Honorable Mazie Hirono, United States House of Representatives The Honorable Colleen Hanabusa, United States House of Representatives Peter Ho, Chairman, President and CEO, Bank of Hawaii, and Chairman, APEC 2011 Hawaii Host Committee Richard Rosenblum, President, Hawaiian Electric Company Donald Straney, Chancellor, University of Hawaii at Hilo Charles Wessner, Director, Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, The National Academies Adjourn 3:15 PM