Made in Hawai‘i Branding Workshop – Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Posted on Feb 28, 2023 in Export Development, HiSTEP, HiSTEP-ERP, Made in Hawaii, Manufacturing, News, Small Business Support


Don’t miss this first-time ever gathering of world-class speakers and decision-makers! Learn about the Made In Hawaiʻi program benefits and provide your feedback to strengthen the brand. 

Confirmed Speakers include: 

  • Harold Koda, founder of the Met Gala, Keynote Speaker: “POSITIONING HAWAIʻI FASHION BRANDS” 
  • Laurie Lang, former Branding Senior Vice President, Walt Disney, Plenary: “GROWING & MANAGING A GLOBAL BRAND”   
  • Dane Amber, Executive Director, Buy New Zealand, “BEST PRACTICES FROM PLACE BRANDING” 
  • Christopher Schmicker, Global Brand Director, Shopify, Plenary Panel: “TAKING PRODUCTS TO MARKET SUCCESSFULLY” 
  • and more! 

Event details: 

Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2023 
Time: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM 
Venue: Hawaiʻi Convention Center, 1801 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815 
Cost: $75.00 – REGISTER ONLINE 

  • Access to all Plenary Sessions and Panels, and Breakout Sessions; 
  • Coffee at break, bento lunch and canned drink at Keynote Lunch Session; 
  • Light pupus at pau hana event 
  • Please note: parking is not included – please pay $15.00 before exiting the garage. 

Be sure to check out https://MadeIn.Hawaii.Gov for updates as we get closer to the Workshop!