Pacific Asian Lecture Series (PALS)

All PALS lectures are FREE and open to the public. Lectures will be held at the UH Shidler BusAd G102 on select Tuesdays 4:15–5:30 PM during Summer Sessions I and II. Complimentary refreshments will be served at 5:30–6:15 PM.

Paid parking is available on campus (information here), the closest lot is Zone 2 (Architecture/Business). Metered street parking along University and Metcalf and free street parking in the Manoa residential area are other options.

All PALS lectures will be broadcasted live and online via Blackboard. Click here to access the channel at the hour of the event.

Summer 2014 PALS Schedule
May 20
(5:00-6:15pm)
Dr. Christopher A. McNally
Associate Professor, Chaminade University
The Dynamics of China's Political Economy: Rebalancing and the Evolution of Sino-Capitalism
May 27
Dr. Failautusi Avegalio, Jr
Director, Pacific Business Center Program
ULU: Potential Multi-Billion Dollar Industry, Flowering in the Pacific
June 24
Dr. Bee Leng Chua
Executive Director, HiBEAM
Global Entrepreneurial Trends. Who Are Starting Businesses Around the World and Why?
July 22
Mr. Mark McGuffie
Managing Director, Enterprise Honolulu, The Oahu Economic Development Board
Hawaii Trailblazing the Conservation Economy
July 29
Panel Discussion
Board of Directors, Hawaii Indonesia Chamber of Commerce
 Converging Bali and Hawaii's Needs through the Sister-State Partnership