Event Calendar

State of the Sectors 2022: Looking Around the Bend

H.F. DeLuca Forum 330 N. Orchard St., Madison, WI

For this year's State of the Sectors economic discussion, a group of regional industry leaders will assess the current state of Greater Madison’s economy and look into their crystal ball to forecast where we’re headed in 2023.

StartingBlock Madison: Lunch with a Founder – featuring Dan Guerra Jr

StartingBlock 821 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI

This month Dan Guerra Jr. will share his founder story and discuss the topic, "Knowing what I know now, what would I do differently." Dan is the founder of Altus and its sister company, SDMCentral, which develops tools for patients and doctors to make better care decision together. Guerra’s immigrant father’s challenging health care journey fuels his passion for innovations for patients and the dedicated workers in clinics, hospitals, and other facilities.

Women in Tech Conference – Come Together

Online Event

When women and allies come together, we have the power to transform and uplift. Let's make progress toward a more inclusive industry, together.

Panther Partnering aims to simplify IP deals with UW-Milwaukee researchers

Innovation Accelerator 1225 Discovery Parkway, Wauwatosa, WI

The UW-Milwaukee Research Foundation has launched “Panther Partnering,” to make such transactions easier, especially firms looking for market-ready research. Learn how it will work Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Tech Council Innovation Network luncheon in Wauwatosa.

Marketplace Wisconsin: Governor’s Conference on Diverse Business Development

The Wisconsin Center 400 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI

Presented by the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, MARKETPLACE is the Governor’s Annual Conference on Diverse Business Development. This event connects business owners from across Wisconsin seeking to do business with state, federal and local governments as well as the private sector. The conference provides the opportunity for established minority-, woman-, veteran- and LGBTQ+-owned businesses and small businesses to learn from and connect with resource providers, government representatives, corporate buyers and business professionals to lay a foundation for new partnerships and business opportunities.

Big Night Out @ Art Lit Lab

Arts + Literature Lab 111 S. Livingston St. Ste. 100, Madison, WI

Join us for our next Big Night Out for your quarterly chance to connect with your fellow Greater Madison business leaders over appetizers and drinks. For this year's series, we will be visiting and showcasing community non-profit spaces. This quarter's event will highlight the new Arts + Literature Laboratory (Art Lit Lab).

Recurring Event Attend a D2P Open House

Attend a D2P Open House

D2P 1403 University Avenue, 53715, WI

Do you have an idea for an innovative product, service, or novel approach to a social problem? Every month, we host open houses for campus innovators. We also have an on-demand option, or can schedule 1:1 mentor chats for those who are not able to attend the live sessions.

Recurring Event Attend a D2P Open House

Attend a D2P Open House

D2P 1403 University Avenue, 53715, WI

Do you have an idea for an innovative product, service, or novel approach to a social problem? Every month, we host open houses for campus innovators. We also have an on-demand option, or can schedule 1:1 mentor chats for those who are not able to attend the live sessions.

Submissions invited for two WARF Accelerator Challenge Grants, due Dec. 15

Online Event

The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation has launched two fall challenges. One features technologies and applications that promote mental health or wellness, or detect, prevent or treat mental health disorders. The other focuses on technologies for processing and handling large amounts of data. Principal Investigators (PIs) and their teams are invited to submit a brief disclosure form and questionnaire by December 15, 2022.