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Hawaii Small Business Innovation Research Program

HTDC to Host SBIR National Road Tour

Posted on Aug 21, 2017 in News

Hawaii Technology Development Corp. — Calling all local entrepreneurs, researchers, and small technology firms to participate in a two-day conference, hosted by the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation, on Sept. 18 – 19, 2017, at the Waikiki Beach Marriott.

DBEDT today released the 2016 edition of the “State of Hawaii Data Book.” The book is in electronic form and is available on the DBEDT website and may be downloaded in whole or in part as either PDF or Excel files.

DBEDT released its third quarter 2017 Statistical and Economic Report, which shows Hawaii’s economy continues positive growth, but at a slower pace this year and the next few years.

Carilyn Shon has been appointed administrator of the Hawaii State Energy Office, effective July 31. In her new role, Shon will manage, develop, oversee and implement statewide energy programs, policies, and initiatives that support Hawaii’s clean energy transformation.

DBEDT launched a new program aimed at attracting and promoting more international student exchange in Hawaii. The newly created “Study Hawaii Ambassador Program,” kicked off today with the first group of ambassadors from Yasuda Women’s University in Hiroshima, Japan.