Conference Opening: Formal Breakfast Program – Tapa Ballroom, Tapa Tower, Second Floor
A Splendid Buffet Feast, Get There Early. Please wear your conference badge to secure entrance or if you have not had time to register, we will have volunteers in front of the ballroom to check your name off.
- Pule: Meleanna Meyer
- Master of Ceremonies: Jennifer Tarnay
8:50 AM – 9:05 AM
Welcoming Remarks by Patricia Morrissey & Charmaine Crockett
9:05 AM – 9:15 AM
- E Ola Pono Campaign - a state wide initiative to promote peace and pono in Hawaii's Schools and Communities – Sara Banks
9:15 AM – 9:25 AM
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM - Breakfast Entertainment
Singer – Songwriter, Amy Hānaiali'i remains Hawai'i's top selling female vocalist of all time. Hānaiali'i's success as a recording artist speaks for itself and is evidenced by a multitude of awards and acknowledgements, including 5 GRAMMY® nominations for Best Hawaiian Music Album. She has also garnered 18 Nā Hōkū Hanohano awards – Hawai’i's equivalent to the GRAMMY® awards. She has played to sold out shows at the following world-renown venues: Blue Note Jazz Club New York and Japan, Feinstienʻs, Stern Grove, The Cutting Room, and numerous performances with Orchestras in Opera Houses worldwide.