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39 Articles in "Patent Updates" or "WiSys Announcements"

Apr 26, 2018

UW-Green Bay, UW-Whitewater, UW-Milwaukee students take home prizes in 2018 Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament

Twelve UW System student teams came together in Madison this spring to embody the future of entrepreneurship in Wisconsin.

Apr 23, 2018

UW System funds 11 faculty projects through Applied Research grant programs

Every year, WiSys collaborates with UW System Administration to offer two faculty grant programs geared toward applied research: the Applied Research Grant (ARG) and the Applied Research-WiSys Technology Grant (AR-WiTAG). This year, 11 projects were funded, totaling more than $450,000.

Apr 5, 2018

Twelve student teams to pitch at 2018 Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament

Twelve teams of student entrepreneurs from 10 UW campuses will compete later this month in the statewide Wisconsin Big Idea Tournament.

Dec 6, 2017

WARF Managing Director Erik Iverson joins WiSys Board of Trustees

Erik Iverson, managing director of the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), has joined the WiSys Board of Trustees.

Dec 5, 2017

2017-18 WiSys Ambassador class hosts innovative events across the state

Upon leaving the annual WiSys Ambassador orientation and training in August, members of the 2017-18 ambassador class were already brainstorming creative new ways to inspire innovation across the UW System comprehensive campuses. One semester later, many of their ideas have come to fruition, from new student organizations to special campus events.

Nov 8, 2017

WiSys signs deal with gener8tor to bring startup support to UW faculty, staff, students and alumni

WiSys has partnered with gener8tor to provide a free accelerator program to startups in Northeast Wisconsin.

Oct 23, 2017

WiSys announces Arjun Sanga as President and Trustee of foundation

The WiSys Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the promotion of Arjun Sanga to President of WiSys. As part of the promotion, the Board voted to make Sanga a full voting member of the Board.