Kaua‘i Virtual Economic Summit: The Kaua‘i Virtual Economic Summit was held Nov 24th, 2020. The Summit included two virtual events that discussed recommendations from the Kaua‘i Economic Recovery Strategy Team. If you were not able to participate in the live events, you can view the recordings below.
A New Paradigm for Visitor Travel: The first event featured a panel discussion on implementing a new paradigm for visitor travel. The discussion was moderated by Mark Perriello, President and CEO of the Kaua‘i Chamber, and included panelists from the Kaua‘i Visitors Bureau, Hawaii Tourism Authority, The Hanalei Initiative, Hawaii Department of Transportation, County of Kaua‘i , Hele on Kaua‘i, and Ulupono Initiative
Responses to the questions shared during the Summit are available here.
Using Innovation to Solve Local Problems: The second virtual event featured a discussion on applying innovation to address local problems. This event was an opportunity to discuss innovative ideas and partnerships to solve local problems and a preview of upcoming grant opportunities from the Office of Economic Development.