At GLOBECOM 2019, ComSoc Young Professionals (YP) are organizing a tour on Monday, 9 December, to the Hawaii Ocean Science & Technology Park (HOST) and networking session on Tuesday night, 10 December.
The tour to HOST will start 9:00 from Hilton Hotel Lobby, running until 13:00 - bus transportation is provided. The networking night will be held on Tuesday from 18:00 – 19:30.
The networking program will feature talks from ComSoc YP volunteers, focusing on volunteering opportunities in ComSoc. Awards for the "Best YP in Academia" and "Best YP in Industry" will be announced and presented to the winners at the same program. Both events (the HOST visit as well as the networking program) are free for everyone.
Program 1 - Trip to the Hawaii Ocean Science & Technology (HOST) Park:
Monday, 9 December, 2019
HOST Park is a unique outdoor demonstration site for emerging renewable energy, aquaculture and other ocean-based sustainable technologies. HOST Park has become the world’s premier ocean science innovation hub and operates at the nexus of water, energy, and food. Three sets of pipelines deliver cold deep sea water from up to 3,000 ft. depth as well as warm pristine surface sea water. Current equipment and pipeline infrastructure is capable of pumping up to 100,000 gallons per minute of seawater throughout the 900 acre technology park. More information: https://nelha.hawaii.gov
9:00 - Meeting at Hilton Hotel Lobby - bus transportation is provided
10:00 - Tour starts at 10am at the Laboratory.
13:00 - Back to Hilton. We will be back at 1pm at Hilton.
Program 2 - ComSoc YP Awards and Panel
Tuesday, 10 December, 2019
Hilton Waikoloa, Monarchy Ballroom
Join us the the annual GLOBECOM Young Professionals event. The networking program will feature talks from ComSoc YP volunteers, focusing on volunteering opportunities in ComSoc.
18:00 - Welcome & Introduction of ComSoc YP - Nury Ramirez - Chair of ComSoc YP
18:20 - ComSoc YP Award Ceremony - Best YPs awards - Shashank Gaur - ComSoc YP
18:30 - ComSoc YP Panel - volunteering opportunities, benefits and career development via volunteering. Panelists: Nury Ramirez, , Imran Shafique Ansari, Richard Cziva.
19:30 - (networking)