University of Wisconsin–Madison

UW Innovation In Action

Sparking healing: UW Engineers unveil an exciting tool in helping the body heal

UW Engineers have figured out a way to speed up the body’s natural healing time with a low-cost wound dressing. Learn how it taps energy generated from a patient’s own body motions to apply gentle electrical pulses at the site of an injury.

A first of its kind program in US – UW-Madison takes the lead

In response to an evolving job market, UW-Madison launches a new master’s in quantum computing, the first of its kind in the US, and aimed at quickly solving business demands. More.

Rockwell Automation amps up education and research with new lab at UW

In a win-win situation UW-Madison engineering students have the chance to gain real-world experience in a one-of-a-kind facility, while at the same time, Rockwell can ensure that future generations of engineers join the workforce with above-par technical skills. More.

UW-Madison rolls out Handshake to enhance student recruitment

Handshake, is UW’s new tool to assist employers with talent acquistion on campus. It will allow you to post jobs, internships, and register for campus career events. More.

Forward BIO Initiative will offer resources to efficiently translate biomanufacturinginnovations into commercial products

Chancellor Rebecca Blank and Bill Murphy, Director of the new Forward BIO Initiative share a moment after the announcement of the $750,000 grant from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. Learn how this initiative aims to advance Wisconsin’s Position as a national leader in biomanufacturing.

Partnership dating back to 1930 benefits municipality and UW

Pilot programs, research and collaborations mark the long history between multiple UW-Madison schools and programs and the Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District.  More.

MERLIN Mentors celebrates 10 years and countless startup success stories

Learn firsthand how this program has helped to guide entrepreneurs, boosting their potential and ultimately helping grow the economy. More.

Chancellor Blank helps to welcome Exact Sciences to University Research Park

Exciting growth for University Research Park as Exact Sciences breaks ground on their new headquarters. Learn how this campus, home to many UW spinoffs, is focused on the future. More.

Say Cheese! Business growth linked back to training and expertise from UW-Madison.

Learn how a professional development course from UW-Madison helped to shape the growth of Green County cheesemaker Klondike Cheese. More.

A new name, and a new director. The Office of Business Engagement

We are now the Office of Business Engagement. Our new name is a restatement of the university’s proud 15-year commitment to help facilitate access for businesses across the university community. We also welcome managing director, Amy Achter. More.