2016 Sponsors

We’d like to thank our sponsors for the 2016 Honolulu Mini Maker Faire.  As an all volunteer run and operated free event for the community, we depend heavily on the generosity of our sponsors.

HTDC_Logo_wTag_Vert_RGB_ColorHigh Technology Development Corporation (HTDC):  The HTDC is a state agency established by the State Legislature in 1983 to facilitate the development and growth of Hawaii’s commercial high technology industry and continues to be a great supporter of technology and innovation related activities in Hawaii.

iolani-logo‘Iolani School is a culturally diverse, co-educational, college preparatory school for over 1880 students in grades K – 12 founded upon Christian values. Academic excellence and personal growth flourish in an atmosphere that is challenging and competitive, yet caring and nurturing. Through dynamic and personalized instruction in a multitude of disciplines, ‘‘Iolani develops liberally educated, well-rounded individuals who are well prepared for college and ready to assume their responsibilities as active, moral citizens.

MauiMakerLogo5-VerticalNameMaui Makers is a non-profit community space that gives you access to the tools, training, and community you’ll need to feel comfortable making just about anything.



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Entrepreneurs Foundation of Hawai‘i’s Mission is to provide entrepreneurs a solid foundation to become great philanthropists and community stewards, and in return creating higher value for themselves as a growing business

Our Vision is to create and foster connections and resources that empower entrepreneurs to integrate a philanthropic model into their business at an early onset that strengthens both their business and community.

ComputationalThinkersComputational Thinkers® is an out-of-school program teaching children to solve all kinds of problems with the power of computing. Students, aged preK to early middle school are learning to use the techniques used by Computer Scientist and apply them to real world scenarios. These techniques include abstraction, decomposition, pattern recognition, algorithm construction, programming and much more.
88Tees88 Tees:  A fantastic local clothing company with two locations in Waikiki.  Many of their designs have a cool vintage, local feel.



Oahu Makerspace:  Our purpose is to provide a workshop community full of knowledge, space, and equipment so that no one has to do it alone.  Metal, wood, plastic, electronics.  Let’s make it happen!

HiCapacity:  A hackerspace located at the Manoa Innovation Center, HiCapacity has been involved with a wide range of subjects, some of which include:  software development, 3D printing, photography, and electronics.

SOEST Advanced Network Computing Lab:  Part of the University of Hawaii at Manoa, the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology has been working on the Seaglider program.  Autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) are sent out in the ocean around Hawai’i to collect monitoring data.  ANCL is a high end systems design and fabrication lab designing and testing high speed communications system for industry and academia and is InfoWorld magazine’s largest lab.