5 Ways to Create the Future
Mar 07, 2022
Ian Kitajima
5 Ways to Create the Future

Ian Kitajima serves as Teachnology Sherpa for Oceanit (https://www.oceanit.com).

Bio: Mr. Ian Kitajima is the "Technology Sherpa" for Oceanit – a "Mind to Market" lab of 160 scientists, engineers, technologists, designers, and dreamers conducting advance research for government and private clients. He is the co-founder of the 2010 Design Thinking movement, Altino CS to expose teachers to CS started in 2017, and Aloha AI to expose teachers to Artificial Intelligence started in 2019.  As Oceanit's Tech Sherpa, his role is to move breakthroughs from the lab to the marketplace, as well as education.  


Oceanit is a ‘Mind to Market’ company that creates disruptive technology from fundamental science. Utilizing the unique discipline of Intellectual Anarchy, Oceanit reimagines innovation to break the bonds of normal and solve the impossible — delivering technologies to the market that impact humans and society. Oceanit’s diverse teams work across aerospace, healthcare, energy, and industrial/ consumer technologies, as well as on environmental and climate matters.  Through engineering and scientific excellence, Oceanit transforms fundamental science into impactful, market-focused technologies used around the world.