EAH Monthly Programs



July 2017  Program Program Chair: Howard Wiig – 1st VP President

Friday July 7

No Meeting Holiday July 4th

Friday July 14 
Speaker: David Vogel Trustee Volo Foundation
Title: "Data Science Analysis on Industry Contribution to Climate Change”

Friday July 21
Speaker: Margaret Larson, Hawaii State Energy OfficeTitle: “Selecting Your Electric Vehicle”

Friday July 28
Speaker: Rob Kinslow Environmental Consultant - EAH MemberTitle: “Return of Hawaii Geothermal Energy”

August 2017 Program Chair: Aaron Erickson – Treasurer

Friday Aug 4
Speaker: Socrates Bratakos – Honolulu Fire Department Assistant Chief

Title: “Current Fire Code Issues”

Friday Aug 11

Speaker: Neil Erickson - Plans Examining Manager – County of Hawaii

Title: “Building & Fire Codes”

Friday Aug 18 No Meeting Statehood Day

Friday Aug 25

Speaker: Nicholas Ozog --Wiss, Janney, Elstner associates Fire Protection Group

Title: “Forensic Fire Protection”

September 2017 Program Chair: Bill Brizee

Friday Sept 1 No Meeting Labor Day Holiday

Friday Sept 8
Speaker: Bill Brizee – ahl Principal

Title: “Live, Work, Play Aiea”

Friday Sept 15

Speaker: Terry McFarland, ahl Principal

Title: “Farrington High School Stadium”

Friday Sept 22

Program: The Enchanting Garden Isle and Its History

A 2011 presentation by our past Emeritus Member Alan Lloyd (1929-2016), who took the members on a tour of Kauai with his photography.

Friday Sept 29
Speaker: Danny Moats, ahl Senior Associate  

Title: “High Rise Glass Reflectivity”

October 2017 Program Chair: Michael Angelo

Friday Oct 6 No Meeting Discover’s Day

Friday Oct 13th 

Speaker: Elia Herman - Senior Program Manager KUPU

Title: “When Whales Collide: Using Crittercam to Improve Understanding of the Humpback Whale Mating System”

Friday Oct 20th 

Speaker: Dr. Reza Ghorbani – Professor Mechanical Engineering UH

Title: "Smart Grid: A Pathway to Innovation in Engineering and Architecture"

Friday Oct 27th 

Speaker: Michael Angelo – Research Analyst – Consumer Advocacy

Title: "Sizing Residential PV and Energy Storage Systems"

November 2017 Program Chair: Dave Martin

Friday Nov 3

EAH Field Trip – Visit to Honolulu Airport Emergency Generation Plant

Friday Nov 10 No Meeting - Veterans Day Holiday

Friday Nov 17

Speaker: Dr. Manfred Zapka, Sustainable Design & Consulting


Title: "Green Cooling and Comfort"

Friday Nov 24 No Meeting Thanksgiving Holiday

December 2017 Program Chair: Victor Russell & Carlo Priska

Friday Dec 1

Speakers: Steve Hochart – Dudek Dave Martin Hawaiian Electric


Title: "UAV-MAG Drone Survey on EWA Plain"

Friday Dec 8
No Meeting

Friday Dec 15

Presenter: Sam Gillie - Past President 


Title: "Inaugural China Clipper to Manila in October 1936"

Friday Dec 22 No Meeting Christmas Holiday

Friday Dec 29 No Meeting New York Day Holiday

January 2018 Program Chair: Paul Vierling

Friday Jan 5th
Speaker: Stuart Scott – Founder & Executive Director, United Planet, Faith & Science Initiative.

Title: “Essays on Ecological Economics by Herman Daly”

Friday Jan 12th NO Meeting – Martin Luther King Holiday

Friday Jan 19th 
Speaker: Stacy Miyamoto – SSFM – Senior Principal and Manager

Title: “Developments In Virtual Reality”

Friday Jan 26th 
Speaker: Michael Chen -- President Adon Solar

Title: “Solar AC and Advanced Batteries”

February 2018 Program Chair: Martin McMorrow

Friday Feb 2
Speakers:   Mike Young, PE, CCM, - Project Director & Tony Jones PE, Facilities Resident Engineer Bowers+Kubota KK Tunnel CM Team.

Title:  Kaneohe - Kailua Waste Water Conveyance & Treatment Facilities Project.

Friday Feb 9
Speaker:  Bill "Noodle" Leary PE  Marine Engineer Retired

Title: Tasmania or Bust!

Friday Feb 16 No Meeting President’s Day Holiday

Friday Feb 23
Speaker: Mark Costa.  Royal Pools of Hawaii, Kailua Kona

Title: Water Purification for Pools

March 2018 Program Chair: Gary Yamamoto

Friday Mar 2
Speaker:  Ken Kawahara President Akinaka & Assocs

Title:  WHOA! Waimea District Park

Friday Mar 9
Speaker:  John Y L Chen Vice President Geolabs, Inc

Title: Ho’opili Development Challenging Foundation Design

Friday Mar 16

Speakers:  Mike Young Senior Associate & Kate Teruya Associate at Bowers+Kubota Consulting

Title: Ala Wai Driving Range Improvements

Friday Mar 23 No meeting Kuhio Day Holiday

Friday Mar 30 No meeting Easter Holiday

April 2018 Program Chair: Open

Friday Apr 6

Speaker:  Sam Gillie – Past President

Title:  Japan’s New England Fall in the Lake Country

Friday Apr 13

Speaker:  Alan Lloyd – EAH Emeritus Member  

Title: Spanish Navigation of the Pacific

Friday Apr 20

Speakers:  Dave Waller – Energy Consultant

Title: Geothermal Energy: The Forgotten Renewable

Friday Apr 27
Speaker: Bernie Wonneberger, AIA, Principal Wiss Janney Elstner Associates

Title: Dimension Stone: Design, Construction and Repair

May 2018 Program Chair: Lee Mansfield

Friday May 4

Speaker:  Sam Gillie – Past President

Title:  Honolulu Then and Now

Friday May 11

Speaker:  Bob Segal – Star Advertiser columnist “Rearview Mirror


Title: “The Companies We Keep 5”

Friday May 18

Speakers:  Michael Deweert – BAE Systems

Title: “Photographing the Solar Eclipse”

Friday May 25 No Meeting Memorial Day Holiday

June 2018 Program Chair: Sam Gillie

Friday Jun 1

Speaker: Bob Bourke Environmental Scientist

Title: “Honolulu’s Stormwater Infrastructure - View from a Year Aboard”

Friday Jun 8 No Meeting Kamehameha Day Holiday

Friday Jun 15

Presenter:  Sam Gillie Aaron Erickson– Past EAH Presidents

Title: “Present and Past Kilauea Eruptions”

Friday Jun 22 No Meeting

Friday Jun 29 Annual Meeting

Speaker:  Capt Jeff Hohonukai -OCEANAMATICA

Title: “Saving Humanity with Closed Loop Ocean Waste Management”