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34 Articles in "WiSys Announcements"

Jun 29, 2016

Sign Up Today for the Wisconsin Science and Technology Symposium

Time is running out to register for the ninth annual Wisconsin Science and Technology Symposium, this year’s signature networking event for UW researchers, students and industry.

May 23, 2016

WiSys startup uses astronaut-inspired technology for rehabilitation

VibeTech, a WiSys startup, was founded by Jeff Leismer, who discovered vibrations can not only stimulate bone growth, but also strengthen weak muscles.

Apr 26, 2016

WiSys Quick Pitch 2016 trains students to make undergraduate research projects accessible, understandable

In an elevator pitch-style competition Monday, WiSys Technology Foundation challenged University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students to present their research projects and their impact on society—all in under three minutes.

Feb 29, 2016

Save the Date: WSTS 2016

Join student, faculty, staff and community stakeholders at the 9th Annual Wisconsin Science & Technology Symposium, hosted this year on the UW Oshkosh campus.

Dec 7, 2015

Meet the WiSys Regional Associates

WiSys Technology Foundation's three Regional Associates work in specific geographic and meet with faculty, staff, students and administrators to discuss how the development and protection of intellectual property (IP), which leads directly to technology transfer, are central to the UW System mission.

Dec 2, 2015

WiSys Ambassador Update

The 2015 class of WiSys student Ambassadors have had a busy few first months of their term. Read all about what they've been up to since August.

Jul 7, 2015

Meet the WiSys student interns

WiSys' three student interns are anything but coffee-runners and copy-makers. They are an integral part of the WiSys team, writing case studies, preparing contracts and helping to organize and advertise events. Learn more about their day-to-day and their backgrounds here.

Jul 7, 2015

WiSys welcomes 14 new student ambassadors

Fourteen students from across the UW System will join WiSys' team September 1 as part of the WiSys Ambassador Program, which aims to enhance connections between WiSys and the research community on each campus.

Jun 26, 2015

WiSys' growth culminates in record number of disclosures

Through organizational and leadership changes, along with increased outreach efforts, WiSys has seen a record number of invention disclosures in FY14/15.

Jun 26, 2015

WiSys celebrates 15 years

In its 15 years since founding, WiSys Technology Foundation has come a long way and has undergone many changes.