Bringing together 126 of the nation’s top biotechnological companies into one collective forum, the University of Wisconsin’s University Research Park achieves the perfect blend of cutting-edge research and entrepreneurial vision.
Finalists representing diverse tech-based sectors in Wisconsin’s startup economy will present live to judges in the Governor’s Business Plan Contest during the 12th annual Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference in Madison.
In partnership with the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and University Research Park, BioForward is awarding 25 attendees from Wisconsin companies scholarships to participate in the BIO International Convention, the largest biotechnology conference in the world. Recipients will receive access to one-on-one partnering with internationally recognized companies in the bioscience industry and access to BIO’s business partnering system, which provides access […]
The weather’s FINALLY getting warmer, so that means the triumphant return of Carts in the Park! The season kicks off next Wednesday, April 16. We’re looking to expand Carts in the Park to multiple days (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays) and multiple locations (adding Science Drive back in to the mix), but, for now, we’ll start with […]
WAUKESHA — Shobhan Thakkar and Kari Douglas of Tascet Inc., a 9-year-old Madison-based tech firm that invented software to protect clients from identity fraud, nabbed Randall Lambrecht, an executive with Aurora Health Care for just 15 minutes on Monday. It was enough time for them to explain their products and services to a representative of […]
URP was pleased to host a successful Startup Weekend April 4 – 6. Madison’s third annual Startup Weekend event assembled entrepreneurial minds from southern Wisconsin and beyond to collaborate on innovative projects and potentially form startup companies.Read more
University Research Park is proud to host the 3rd annual Startup Weekend to take place April 4 to 6. Startup Weekend is an opportunity for entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs to test and hone their startup ideas. Read More
University Research Park is partnering with BioForward and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) to offer scholarships for Wisconsin bioscience companies to attend the 2014 International BIO Conference in San Diego. Deadline to apply is March 17.Read more
The success of Madworks Coworking’s Cryptocurrency Hackathon is indicative of the heightened interest in Bitcoin and other digital currencies. Read More
When University Research Park in Madison was founded in 1984, it was seen as an off-campus outpost for science faculty pursuing the impure goal of commercializing their ideas. Today, URP is home to about 125 companies and nearly 4,000 highly paid workers. Read More