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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