Oceanit Explores Strong Artificial Intelligence on Bytemarks Café

What kinds of science and technology go into building artificial intelligence (AI) and will strong AI ever outperform human intelligence? These questions and more were addressed by Chris Sullivan, strategic director, and Jeffrey Watumull, senior scientist, from Oceanit as theyRead more

From Insights to Innovation: Oceanit’s One-Day Design Thinking for Executives Bootcamp

Nineteen open-minded, action-oriented executives from 13 public and private agencies convened at Oceanit’s Design Thinking Lab on a Saturday to learn how to better implement and drive innovation at work. During the one-day bootcamp, attendees learned techniques to transform theirRead more

Introducing MAMBA: Oceanit’s New All-Sky Camera

Concurrent with the biggest astronomy conference in the world, the XXIX General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union, Oceanit is introducing a new all-sky infrared camera. Known as MAMBA (Meteorological Atmospheric Measurement Bolometer Array), it continually and simultaneously monitors atmosphericRead more

Oceanit on ThinkTech Hawaii: Idea Worth Spreading

“At the tip of the spear, there is no roadmap.” It’s an idea worth spreading by Dr. Patrick Sullivan, Oceanit founder and CEO, to illustrate that at the cutting-edge of innovation and technology, there are uncharted opportunities to pursue. During aRead more

Going with the Flow: Oceanit Study Aims to Improve Water Quality at Kawai Nui Marsh

Located near Kailua on the windward side of Oahu, Kawai Nui Marsh is the largest fresh water marsh in the Hawaiian Islands. Serving as an important flood control basin, a levee was constructed to enhance its flood storage capacity. WhileRead more

When Disaster Strikes, Oceanit’s MERCI Responds

Natural disasters are often looked upon as a “wake up call,” presenting an opportunity to reverse or mitigate the immediate aftermath of these events in the future. The ability to recognize the scope and severity of an emergency accurately andRead more

Creating Breakthrough Innovation at the 5th Annual Design Thinking Hawaii Bootcamps

What is Design Thinking? Design Thinking is a human centered methodology used for creative problem solving. Developed and practiced at Stanford University, including the Graduate School of Business, the innovative process can be used to inform one's own business practice,Read more

Oceanit’s ePoP Provides Communication during Disasters, Great for Hurricane Season

Are you ready for hurricane season? Although experts are expecting this year’s hurricane season may be among the slowest on record, these predictions are no reason to let down your guard. Forecasts can be incorrect and a single, strong hurricaneRead more
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Oceanit Discusses the Secret to Innovation on Design Talk Hawaii

If you’ve ever watched young children playing, you know what uninhibited creativity looks like. Toddlers will skip down the grocery store aisles and sing loudly at the top of their lungs without worrying about whether or not they will fallRead more

Oceanit Spin-Off, Ibis Networks, Partners with the University of Hawai‘i to Cut Electricity Costs

The University of Hawai‘i (UH) and Ibis Networks (rebranded in 2020 as WattIQ), an Oceanit spin-off, have launched an innovative pilot project to help the university cut electricity costs. Using 1,300 InteliSockets and energy management software platforms installed at threeRead more