Hawaii Venture Capital Association
June Luncheon : Kid-Preneurs: K-12 Innovation Programs in Hawaii
Join us on Thursday, June 22, 2017 to learn how we are investing in our kid-preneurs.
Please take advantage of the HTDC Entrepreneur Scholarship, which provides a 50% discount for startup founders to attend HVCA luncheons. Mahalo to HTDC for providing access and resources for our local entrepreneurs.
* Miki Tomita – Co-Founder, Education Incubator and Program Director, Moonshot Laboratory HI
* Josh Reppun – Most Likely to Succeed (“MLTS”) Ambassador
* Lauren Nahme – Vice President of Strategy and Innovation, Kamehameha Schools
* Brian Dote – Chief Innovation Officer, Mid-Pacific Institute
* Ian Kitajima – Director of Corporate Development, Oceanit
* Steve Sue – Chairman, BizGym Foundation and Lemonade Alley
Join us on Thursday, April 27th for our annual discussion of the “State of Venture Capital in Hawaii”. Tim Dick of Startup Capital Ventures will give a brief industry update to include both locally and national statistics. Vijoy Chattergy will give a talk on new developments with the HiTIP Fund II.
Thank you for joining us on Wednesday, March 29th for a panel discussion featuring “Island Innovators” – Hawaii’s entrepreneurs building companies and creating impactful innovations that help our island State, while also serving a global market
Thank you for joining us out at Waialae Country Club for a stunning evening honoring 2016’s biggest successes and innovation leaders.
Thank you for joining us on Monday, December 12th for a keynote speech by Governor Ige and a panel discussion on the State of Startup Paradise.
Thank you for joining us on Thursday, October 27th for a panel discussion on Intrapreneurship or Corporate Entrepreneurship. Learn how these individuals and progressive companies are encouraging and advancing the climate of innovation within their corporate culture in Hawaii.
Thank you for joining the Hawaii Venture Capital Association (HVCA) and Entrepreneurs Foundation of Hawaii (EF) on Wednesday, August 3rd as our “Political Leaders Talked Tech & Innovation in Hawaii.”
Thank you for joining us on Thursday, June 30th for HVCA’s “Hip Island Living – Design & Fashion Innovation in Hawaii” Luncheon, where our panelists shared how they are leveraging Hawaii’s unique lifestyle as a global brand in fashion innovation.
Thank you for joining us on Thursday, May 26th for HVCA’s “State of the Startup Investment Industry in Hawaii” Luncheon, where we discussed the latest developments both locally and nationally.
Thank you for joining us on Wednesday, April 27th for HVCA’s breakfast panel discussing “The Innovative Dinner Plate: The Changing Landscape of Food Entrepreneurship in Hawaii”
Winners of the 2015 HVCA Entrepreneur and Deal of the Year Awards were recognized in a floor presentation by the State House of Representatives and Senate on Monday, March 28th 2016.
The 16th Annual Hawaii Venture Capital Association Entrepreneur and Deal of the Year Awards Gala was held on February 25, 2016 celebrating the biggest successes and innovation leaders of 2015.
Thank you for joining us on Thursday, January 28th, as we discussed what’s on the 2016 legislative agenda, learning about the programs and initiatives that affect the future of the innovation economy in Hawaii.
Thank you for joining us on Monday, December 7th, where we talked about the future of Medical Marijuana in Hawaii.
Our past August 27th luncheon was great success. It had the perfect storm of economic and environmental conditions that make it the world’s best test bed for innovation.
Thank you for joining us Thursday, July 23rd, where we showcased what’s happening with our local accelerators. What have these programs done in the past and what are they doing now to grow the innovation sector and talent pool in Hawaii? Why is this so important?
Thank you for joining us on Thursday, June 15th for a panel and audience discussion on Women in Tech, celebrating women, showcasing accomplishments, challenges, and ways women in Hawaii are doing better.
HVCA’s 15th Annual Hawaii Venture Capital Association Entrepreneur & Deal of the Year Awards Gala was held on February 26, 2015 celebrating the biggest successes and innovation leaders of 2014.
Winners of the 2014 HVCA Entrepreneur and Deal of the Year Awards were recognized in a floor presentation on March 5, 2015 by the State House of Representatives and Senate.