3:00 PM Coffee Break
3:15 PM Session III: Small Business, Universities, and Regional Growth

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

5:00 PM Closing Remarks

M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii

DAY 2 — JANUARY 14, 2011

9:00 AM Welcome and Introduction

M.R.C. Greenwood, President, University of Hawaii

9:05 AM Opening Remarks

The Honorable Daniel K. Akaka, United States Senate

9:15 AM Session IV: University of Hawaii’s Current Research
  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 Manoa

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