What causes and enables high profile members of the financial, business, and legal communities to lie, cheat and steal?

Join our 2022 ethics conversation series as a number of knowledgeable professionals from the business, legal, education, medical, political, environmental and athletic communities participate to examine business and legal ethics from the beginning of the decade to today’s ongoing and headline-making ethical conundrums.

  • 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
  • All lectures will be held via Zoom.
  • Link will be sent in e-mail confirmation once registered.
  • Free-of-charge

Licensed attorneys are eligible for continuing legal education (CLE) credits.

Schedule & Panel Information

David Lassner
President, University of Hawai‘i
David Matlin
Athletic Director, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
George Rush
Retired Head Football Coach, City College of San Francisco
Charlie Wade
Head Coach, University of Hawai‘i Men’s Volleyball Program
Jay Shidler
Founder and Managing Partner, The Shidler Group
Roger Berkowitz
Professor of Politics, Philosophy and Human Rights, and Academic Director, Hannah Arendt Center for Politics and Humanities at Bard College
Lee Howell
Executive Director, The Villars Institute, Geneva, Switzerland
Jesper Koll
Global Ambassador, Monex Group, Tokyo Japan
Peter Shaindlin
COO, Halekulani Corp

Thursday July 21

Ethics in the Boardroom

Mary Bitterman
President, Bernard Osher Foundation, and Former Lead Independent Director, Bank of Hawaii
Kathy Matsui
General Partner, MPowers Partners, Tokyo Japan

Thursday July 28

Medical Ethics

Rick Fried
Founding Member, Cronin, Fried, Sekiya, Kekina & Fairbanks
Rose Hata
Director, Queen Emma Nursing Institute, Queen’s Medical Center
Dr. Naresh Mandava
Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical
Dr. Christina Pham
Internal Medicine Specialist and Associate Professor, UCSF
James Winkler
President and CEO, Kauai Community Health Alliance / Hale Lea Medicine and Urgent Care Clinic

Tuesday August 2

Ethics of Technology

Bernice Glenn
Senior VP, Pacific Impact Zone
Noelani Kalipi
Executive Vice President, Hawaii & Pacific, Progression Energy
Vincent Kimura
Director of Programs and Partnerships, University of Hawai‘i Ideation Studio, and Founder of SmartYields
Ken Tuchman
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, TTEC

Thursday August 4

Judge Richard Clifton
Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Mark Davis
Partner, Davis Levin Livingston
Ken Lawson
Professor, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, William S. Richardson School of Law

Thursday August 11

Ethics in Politics

Rick Blangiardi
Mayor of Honolulu
Angie Craig
U.S. Representative, Minnesota’s 2nd Congressional District
Eric Swalwell
U.S. Representative, California 15th Congressional District
Special Lecture

About Will Weinstein

Will K. WeinsteinWill K. Weinstein is a money manager who has held principal positions at a wide array of firms in the financial industry. This is Weinstein’s eighteenth summer teaching the course “Integrity and Ethics in the Real World,” at the UH Mānoa William S. Richardson School of Law and the Shidler College of Business, introducing special guest speakers to the university and making this learning opportunity available to the public.

In Partnership With:

William S. Richardson School of Law