Innovation for the New Normal Recap

Session 1: Resilient Food Systems in the COVID Era

Session 2: COVID Propelled Innovations in Health Care

Session 3: Digital Innovations for the New Normal

Session 4: Next Steps to a Resilient, Healthy Innovative Recovery

  • Setting the Stage: How to be a Remarkable Entrepreneur
    Guy Kawasaki, Chief Evangelist of Canva and Creator of “Remarkable People”
  • Ocean-Side Chat: Impact of University Innovation on Local Economies
    Enrico Moretti, Michael Peevey and Donald Vial Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley w/Carl Bonham, Executive Director, University of Hawai‘i Economic Research Organization and Vassilis L. Syrmos, UH Vice President for Research and Innovation
  • Panel: The Path Forward for Hawai‘i
    • Admiral John C. Aquilino, Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet
    • John De Fries, President and CEO, Hawai‘i Tourism Authority
    • Bob Harrison, Chairman, President and CEO, First Hawaiian Bank
    • David Lassner, President, University of Hawai‘i
    • Paul Yokota, President, FCH Enterprises Inc.
    • Moderator: Vassilis L. Syrmos, UH Vice President for Research and Innovation