Director, Pan-Pacific Education and Communication Experiments by Satellite, University of Hawaii
Ms. Higa is the Director of the PEACESAT program and the Associate Director of the Telecommunications and Information Policy Group. In her capacity as Director of PEACESAT, Ms. Higa manages a distance learning, telehealth, telemedicine, and public service telecommunications network in the Pacific Islands Region. These networks support narrowband voice, data, and video teleconferencing capabilities over a dedicated satellite and other fiber optic, microwave, and copper land-line telecommunications links. The program supports educational institutions, health care providers, government agencies, and other non-profit programs.
In her capacity as the Associate Director of TIPG, Ms. Higa directs a consortium that interconnects over 40 health care providers and academic institutions to the State of Hawaii Telehealth Access Network for clinical telehealth, clinical informatics, and distance learning applications.
Research Workshop: Evolving Business Strategies for Smart TV and Smart Phone - An International Comparison
Sunday, 18 January 2015