Bytemarks Cafe

University of Hawaii

Find out about distance learning, especially now with students sheltering at home. This edition of Bytemarks Café explores some of the best practices and delivery platforms to effectively replace the traditional classroom experience.

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In this new coronavirus era of humanity, find out what it takes to successfully work remotely. On this edition of Bytemarks Café, explore some of the tools, technology and best practices to telecommute, manage projects and distribute teams.

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Catch up with a local company that was born out of a business plan pitch competition. On this edition of Bytemarks Café, hear how TurnoverBNB went from pitch competition to startup acceleration, and being recognized as HVCA's 2020 Technology Entrepreneur of the Year.

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Get caught up on the TRUE (Technology Readiness User Evaluation) Initiative, and how it translates to technology adoption. On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a discussion on how company leadership is driving job creation and high wage-earning capacity for Hawaiʻi workers.

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Learn about the new cryptocurrency innovation initiative at the Entrepreneurs Sandbox. On this edition of Bytemarks Café, find out how this initiative brings together members of the government and private sector to provide an environment for collaboration and experimentation.

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Learn about the opportunities in the field of data science and machine learning. On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a discussion about the collaboration between the University of Hawaiʻi, Chaminade and Stanford University to advance careers for women at the Women in Data Science Conference

Purple Prize

On this edition of Bytemarks Café, the organizers of Purple Prize come back on the show to discuss what teams are gaining traction. Also, a conversation about their design workshop Ka Maka ʻĪnana, the next Purple Prize series, and Indigenous Innovation at UH.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, an update on Automatic Voter Registration. With the legislative session in full swing, Common Cause comes back on the show to discuss bills introduced this session that drive civic engagement, and why it's important.

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Learn about a novel technology that converts a smartphone to a sterilization tool. On this edition of Bytemarks Café, learn how a local company uses Far-UVC light and a smartphone to eliminate viruses and bacteria from contact surfaces.

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Learn how data centers and other key infrastructure help make the Internet work. On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a discussion about how facilities that house servers, routers and fiber optic cabling help to deliver the content and applications we love to our devices.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a discussion with the funders of social impact projects and initiatives. Learn how investing for social good is not about returns on the dollar, but returns that make Hawaiʻi a better place.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, find out about East Meets West -- one of Hawaiʻi's premier tech startup conferences. East Meets West brings investors and entrepreneurs from both sides of the Pacific, from Asia, Hawaiʻi and North America to network and build the tech ecosystem.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a look at the TRUE (Technology Readiness User Evaluation) Initiative. Listen to a discussion about its key purposes by advancing economic development through industry diversity, supporting job creation, and high wage earning capacity for Hawaiʻi residents.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, Part 2 of the conversation with Rich Wacker from American Savings Bank and Micah Kane from the Hawaiʻi Community Foundation. A look at what goals and objectives are set for 2020 to help move the trajectory of Hawaiʻi's economy.

On this edition of Bytemarks Café, the first of a special two part edition of the show for this holiday season you won't want to miss. During Part 1, a look back at 2019, and take note of accomplishments in the innovation economy.  Then, a look at what gained traction to carry it forward into 2020. 

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, learn how rural communities can leverage technology for self-sufficiency and self-determination. Find out how a community-run Internet service offering can turn a group of users into a community of engineers, and content and application producers.

On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a mini pledge drive special.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, Hawaiʻi Green Growth stops by to discuss a United Nations program called Local 2030 Hub. Find out how the UN Sustainable Development Goals adopted by a number of countries translates to strategic priorities and local action. 6:30 PM on HPR-1.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, learn about the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers, and how they support technology in Hawaii. The IEEE is the world's largest technical professional organization for the advancement of technology, and help to shape many of the standards we take for granted.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a recap of the Hawaiʻi Annual Code Challenge, and find out which challenges were pitched and what prototypes won the recognition from the judges.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a broadcast from Hilo to talk to the Internet Society, and participants at the 2019 Indigenous Connectivity Summit. The Summit aims to connect native rural communities to broadband internet and to enable the benefits of accessing online resources for everyone.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a discussion about a data driven process to learn about the land called ʻĀina-Informatics. ʻIolani High School is leading the charge to develop place-based curricula for genome science centering on local biodiversity and bioethics.

Bytemarks Café: Waysine

Oct 30, 2019
City and County of Honolulu

On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a talk with a local company that developed digital signage that is gaining traction on the U.S. Mainland. The company is called Waysine, and we'll learn how they entered the market in Los Angeles before deploying to Honolulu.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a look at an educational tool to help connect students with internships and job opportunities. Learn about the Education Bridge, which is like a match.com service to help students explore the business world, and prepare for a life after graduation.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Caféwhat is the feasibility of hyrdogen powered cars? A panel will discuss how hydrogen is generated, how pumping stations distribute, and what it would take to get more hydrogen cars on the road.

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On this edition of Bytemarks Caféa discussion with one of the primary organizers of the 2019 Hawaii Annual Code Challenge. A preview of some of the challenge pitches, and tips on how to best form a team and how to build a prototype in three weeks.

October 2, 2019

On this edition of Bytemarks Caféa fall pledge drive extravaganza! Catch the latest updates in Hawaii's tech and start-up scene. 6:30 PM on HPR-1

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a discussion about the growing influence of artificial intelligence and its representation of humanity. As AI algorithms play a bigger role in decision making, how do qualities like ethics, compassion, and inclusion get programmed into the code?

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a talk about the gathering of thought leaders in Hawai‘i to discuss how to move the technology agenda. The event is called TechForce 2019, and its aim is to bring together leaders from key sectors to accelerate tech readiness in our islands. 6:30 PM on HPR-1

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On this edition of Bytemarks Café, a discussion about a novel new project that projects a 3D hologram from Hawaii to American Samoa. The project is called Holo Campus, and is the delivery of University of Hawai‘i lectures over the trans-Pacific fiber optic broadband network to the Pacific Islands. 6:30 PM on HPR-1

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