Henk B. Rogers is a Dutch-born entrepreneur, clean energy, and space exploration visionary who has dedicated the past decade of his career to the research, development, advocacy, and implementation of renewable energy sources in his adopted home of Hawaii and beyond. Rogers spent his early career in Japan as a video game designer and publisher. Rogers went on to revolutionize the video game industry by securing the rights for the blockbuster Tetris.
Today, Rogers serves as chairman of Blue Planet Software, the sole agent for the Tetris franchise; founder of Blue Planet Foundation, the state’s leading nonprofit clean energy advocate; founder of Blue Startups, Hawaii’s first venture accelerator for local technology entrepreneurs; and founder of Blue Planet Research, which is working on off-grid solutions and exploring the hydrogen economy.
Meet Rogers and hear his thoughts on being the catalyst to building off-planet human habitats.
Articles on Rogers:
After selling Tetris to the world, Henk Rogers wants to build a moonbase
Off the Grid on Hawaii Island
Serial entrepreneur Henk Rogers wants to build a moon base in Hawaii
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Inspiring Innovation Speaker Series Featuring Henk Rogers, founder of Tetris Company and Blue Planet Software