News & Media

27 Articles in "WiSys News" or "Innovative People You Should Know"

Mar 12, 2020

Media coverage of WiSys VentureHome-Eau Claire launch

New startup hub opened Feb. 17.

Feb 20, 2020

PHOTOS: WiSys VentureHome-Eau Claire Launch Party

WiSys, CoLab and UW-Eau Claire opened their new local startup hub together in downtown Eau Claire on Feb. 19, 2020.

Feb 6, 2020

WiSys searching for new regional associate as Walsh departs

WiSys Regional and Licensing Associate Brian Walsh is leaving WiSys this month for a position with the Center for Technology Commercialization.  

Feb 5, 2020

WiSys launches ‘VentureHome’ startup initiative aimed at local entrepreneurship

Building on its mission to inspire Wisconsin innovation, WiSys is launching a new initiative to establish startup hubs in local communities across the state to support local entrepreneurship.

Dec 13, 2019

Senior chemistry major wins WiSys Quick Pitch @ UW-River Falls by explaining nanotech research

The student “pitch” competition inspires UW System students to consider the impact of their research and effectively communicate it to the public.

Nov 18, 2019

Psychology major wins WiSys Quick Pitch @ UW-Whitewater by explaining racial bias research

The student “pitch” competition inspires UW System students to consider the impact of their research and effectively communicate it to the public.

Nov 13, 2019

INNOVATIVE PEOPLE YOU SHOULD KNOW: Caleb Dykema

The UW-Platteville student was named WiSys Innovator of the Year in 2019.

Oct 21, 2019

INNOVATIVE PEOPLE YOU SHOULD KNOW: Ken Webb

The research associate in aquaculture at UW-Green Bay is working to ensure the Wisconsin tradition of eating fresh perch on a Friday night stays; and stays sustainably.

Sep 19, 2019

INNOVATIVE PEOPLE YOU SHOULD KNOW: Brian Walsh

WiSys Regional Associate Brian Walsh has played many roles, carrying titles ranging from Peace Corps volunteer to family-proclaimed ‘dessert enthusiast.’

Aug 7, 2019

INNOVATIVE PEOPLE YOU SHOULD KNOW: Anneka Johnson

Former WiSys Ambassador and UW-Eau Claire grad will pursue a Ph.D. at Dartmouth.