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Women’s Entrepreneurship Week “WEW” 2024

Charles Allis Art Museum 1801 N Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, WI, United States

At WEW 2024, we’re embracing the theme of “Building the Table,” where we will celebrate the spirit of entrepreneurship by fostering connections, empowering innovation, and encouraging growth within our community. Join us for an inspiring week filled with engaging keynotes, interactive workshops, and valuable networking opportunities.

D2P Virtual Open House May 8, May 10

Online Event

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.

Crossroads of Ideas: Democratizing Data

Wisconsin Institute for Discovery Building 330 North Orchard Street, Madison

This last Crossroads of Ideas of the semester will feature presentations and a fireside chat all about the data life cycle and what it takes to make scientific data FAIR - Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, and Reuseable. Panelists will journey through a day in the life of data from collection to interpretation, the ways scientific data is made available to both the scientific community and the world, and the importance of openness.

Female Biz Plan Contest finalists discuss success at May 9 Tech Council luncheon in Wauwatosa

Innovation Accelerator 1225 Discovery Parkway, Wauwatosa, WI, United States

With the 2024 version of the Governor’s Business Plan Contest set to culminate June 5-6 at the annual Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Conference in Milwaukee, it’s an ideal time to ask: What happened to some of the past winners? Learn more about three of those winners all women who used the contest as a springboard for their businesses – by attending the May 9 Tech Council Innovation Network luncheon.

Role of AI in health care explored at May 14 summit

Madison Concourse Hotel 1 W Dayton Street, Madison, WI, United States

Join In Business magazine this May for the first annual Health Care Summit where industry experts will convene to share insight into the future of health care and its impact on employers.

Draper Technology Innovation Fund (TIF) Q1 Application Deadline May 15

Online

The Draper Technology Innovation Fund (TIF) provides a mechanism to support the additional research often necessary to bring new concepts and inventions to the patent and licensing stage. The program goal is the eventual introduction of new products and processes into the marketplace for the public good.

Compelling Presentations: Learn to tell your innovation’s story

Online Event

What are the things that separates a good presentation from those that are mediocre? Is it just the presenter? Is it the setting? Is it the audience? And what about nerves, PowerPoint, and group presentations? This session will greatly increase your knowledge about what it takes to prepare and deliver a terrific (and effective) presentation.

Free

2024 Entrepreneurs’ Conference

Italian Community Center 631 East Chicago Street, Milwaukee, WI, United States

Produced by the Tech Council, the Entrepreneurs’ Conference is among the largest and affordable events for entrepreneurs and early-stage investors in the Upper Midwest. “Mapping the entrepreneurial mind” is the theme of the conference, where entrepreneurs from around the state will showcase their ideas, services and technologies.

Roche Diagnostics Vendor Show

University Research Park 510 Charmany Drive, Madison, WI, United States

Join us to take part in this exclusive mobile product showcase offering hands-on-interaction with the Roche Diagnostics product portfolio

Thermo Fisher Scientific Event

505 South Rosa Road 505 S. Rosa Rd., Madison, WI

Join us for Sandwiches, Cookies & Product Information Come learn how our latest products, instruments and services can support your next discovery!

Starting Block – Her Network Programs

StartingBlock 821 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI

Hosted at StartingBlock by Mel Butcher, Her Network is a meeting space for inspirational stories, transparent idea-sharing, and empowering collaborations. Sharing, supporting, and purposeful networking will happen over coffee and pastries. Her Network is for businesswomen in the Madison, Wisconsin region. All who identify as women are welcome.

Olbrich After Hours Concert Series: Tuesday evenings

Olbrich Botanical Gardens 3330 Atwood Avenue, Madison, United States

The Summer Concert Series is back with a fresh twist and new name - Olbrich After Hours! We’re open late! Enjoy an evening in the gardens with a rolling line-up of dynamic musicians, pop-up performances, and delectable food carts. Quench your thirst with a microbrew, summer cocktail, or mocktail. And connect with eco-friendly organizations committed to conserving our environment. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket seating.

Women in Biohealth: Coffee Networking Event

Colectivo on the Square 25 S Pinckney St., Madison, WI, United States

Join us for a delightful morning of networking exclusively for women in the biohealth industry. This is the perfect opportunity to connect, share experiences, and build professional relationships in a relaxed and welcoming environment.

Concerts on the Square 2024: Jun 26 – Jul 31

Wisconsin State Capitol 2 E Main Street, Madison, WI, United States

Your favorite Madison summer tradition is back! This season features three-time Grammy nominated Latin band Tiempo Libre, the 17-year-old winner of our Young Artist Concert Competition, WCO's own Concertmaster Suzanne Beia, a collaboration with Kanopy Dance, and many other exciting moments. Make sure to mark your calendars because we have a lot to look forward to on the Capitol Square this season.

Tulio de Oliveira: Steenbock Lectures in Biochemistry

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

University of Wisconsin–Madison Department of Biochemistry and the Global Health Institute is hosting two insightful Steenbock Lectures by Tulio de Oliveira, director of the CERI - Centre for Epidemic Response and Innovation at Stellenbosch University and a 2024 Time Health 100 honoree.

Tulio de Oliveira: Steenbock Lectures in Biochemistry

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

University of Wisconsin–Madison Department of Biochemistry and the Global Health Institute is hosting two insightful Steenbock Lectures by Tulio de Oliveira, director of the CERI - Centre for Epidemic Response and Innovation at Stellenbosch University and a 2024 Time Health 100 honoree.

2024 GMCC Pressure Chamber Competition – Deadline July 7

Online

Pressure Chamber returns for its 11th year as emerging companies again compete for the coveted “golden suitcase,” as well as a reserved spot in the Chamber’s exclusive Greater Madison startup meetings with top Silicon Valley investment firms this fall.