Welcome to WisBusiness: The Show,” a twice-a-month Web show covering state business news and issues.

In the latest episode of “WisBusiness.com: The Show,” Arjun Sanga of WiSys talks about the statewide group’s role in a National Science Foundation grant process that could lead to a national-level award for Wisconsin. The Show also previews recent and upcoming Tech Council events.

Upcoming events:

  • March 18, Wisconsin Tech Summit, Lambeau Field, Green Bay
    This annual conference matches major companies with emerging companies to investigate strategic partnerships. At least 17 major firms will engage in “speed dates” with 59 emerging firms plus a full schedule of office hours and informative discussions. It run from 8:45 a.m. through a late afternoon reception.

Recent events:

  •  Jan 18, Corporate collaboration on campus, UW-Whitewater
     Representatives of SHINE Technologies, Promega and Summerset Marine talked about their industries and how work with researchers and others on campus
  • Jan. 23, Winning the war on cancer: Past, present and future, Madison
    Dr. Howard Bailey of UW-Madison’s Carbone Cancer, one of the nation’s original comprehensive cancer centers, talked about 50 years of progress and challenges yet to be met
  • Feb. 9, SWIFT workshop, UW-Parkside, Kenosha
    Entrepreneurs ranging in age from 21 to 81 heard from advisors assembled by the Tech Council in a three-hour session on the basics of launching, funding and growing a young business. Stay tuned for upcoming sessions in our State of Wisconsin Initiative to Fast Track Entrepreneurs.
  • Feb. 27, Wisconsin’s venture economy, Madison
    Attendees saw a preliminary report on 2023 deals in Wisconsin and heard from investors Maggie Brickerman of gener8tor, Laura Hilty of HealthX and John Neis of Venture Investors

The show is sponsored by Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. and Exact Sciences.

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