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WiSys helps great ideas—born on Universities of Wisconsin campuses—reach the wider world by connecting inventors and businesses with the resources they need.

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We provide funding opportunities for promising innovations

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We help inventors protect or patent their intellectual property

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We help companies take new ideas to market

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WiSys and the Universities of Wisconsin

WiSys is a non-profit supporting organization of the Universities of Wisconsin, serving as the dedicated technology transfer office for 11 universities.

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Student entrepreneurs take center stage at WiSys Big Idea Tournament

Student entrepreneurs from across the Universities of Wisconsin took center stage on Friday, April 19, to showcase their business ideas at the WiSys Big Idea Tournament.

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Upcoming Events
Apr 24, 3:00PM to 5:00PM

WiSys Quick Pitch @ UW-Parkside

Walnut Room, Student Center

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WiSys Annual Report

Read the WiSys annual report to learn more about our pillars of work, on-campus activities, and additional highlights from the 2023 fiscal year.

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WiSys-led partnership wins $1 million NSF grant to make Wisconsin a global leader in sustainable ag

The NSF Engines Development Award, “NSF Engines Development Award: Advancing Sustainable Agriculture in Wisconsin,” will support a partnership of 30 organizations from across the state as they lay the groundwork to develop an ambitious, effective and credible 'regional innovation engine' that harnesses the region's talent and intellectual capital to make Wisconsin a global leader in sustainable agriculture.

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