Thank you for your support of Hawai‘i Energy’s Innovation Symposium.

Given the ongoing news about COVID-19 and instructions from health officials, our team has decided to postpone the Innovation Symposium until Fall 2020. We sincerely hope you will be able to join us in the fall, though we understand if this changes your availability.

Communications have gone out to all currently-registered attendees, exhibitors, sponsors and speakers regarding our refund process and future plans. If you did not receive a notice but would like to request a refund, please email .

The health and safety of our participants continues to be our priority, and we appreciate your patience during this time. This website will continue to share the most up-to-date information on our event. If you have any further questions, please email us at . Thank you for your flexibility, and please stay safe and well.

the Hawai‘i Energy team


April 29, 2020 | Sheraton Waikiki


Program Schedule & Sessions topics



The Innovation Symposium is the place for Hawai‘i’s commercial building managers, operations, engineering and maintenance professionals to be inspired by cutting-edge energy-saving experts and technologies, and take away practical, actionable steps to reduce costs and improve your buildings.

Our goal is to provide expert education and resources on the latest topics, trends and success stories in energy efficiency, and connect companies with service providers who can help them.


Nominate an outstanding energy efficiency project or leader

There are many people and businesses that have done outstanding work in shaping Hawaii’s clean energy future, and we're looking for this year's best. Say mahalo to your customers, team members or service provider by recognizing them for their great service and commitment to energy efficiency!

Nominations are open to anyone and you may nominate yourself. Click on the links below to download the respective application forms.

The deadline to submit applications is March 13, 2020. We look forward to seeing who you nominate!

NEW FOR 2020:

Want a dedicated platform to share about your product or technology? You’re in luck! Session 4B "Emerging Innovations in Energy Efficiency" at this year’s event will be a fast-pitch event designed to give for clean energy businesses the chance to share before a live audience of business leaders, decision-makers, building engineers, architects, and more. Desired topics include: energy efficiency, demand response, energy storage and electric vehicle charging in Hawaii.

Are you in? Click here to read more and download the application packet. Applications must be received by March 25, 2020 and selected companies will be notified on March 31, 2020.

Questions? Contact Susan Tai at or (808) 848-8566.

Mahalo to our Sponsors


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Jaclyn Saito
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Shayna Doi