The goal is to host a hula ho'olaule'a in Waikiki for the Hula Girl Festival. To give hula dancers from around the world the opportunity to be recognized for who they are what they do.  The 2018 Hula Girl Festival "Conference" is the opportunity for na halau and hula dancers to voice their thoughts, make suggestions, add to the programs to support the goals of having a festival to call their own.  The hula conference will be held during the 2018 Hula Girl Festival that will be ongoing in Waikiki with Hula HOA from Japan sending hula dancers and their halau from November 16th through the 18th.