UW-Green Bay is partnered with the NEW School of Innovation, a new Green Bay charter school that is set to open this Fall. Funded through a $900,000 grant the school will partner with NWTC and UW-Green Bay to expose students to fields like health science, manufacturing and information technology. Read more.
Students should be reminded that they have until Monday, Mar. 11, 2019 to register for WiSys Quick Pitch. Students should explain their research or innovative idea in three minutes and illustrate its community impact for the opportunity to win a cash prize. The WiSys Quick Pitch will take place on Wednesday, Apr. 3, 2019 from 4:30 […]
Team members of the B.E.I.N.G group, Renee DeGrand, Suzanne Stuebs and Kaylan Belfied, had an amazing opportunity to test out their ideas this week with their target users. The group hopes to “enrich the lives of aging populations and enhance social connections” through the usage of interactive games. They were able to test out their […]
Please announce to your students: The kickoff meeting for Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition will be taking place on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 at noon for all UW-Green Bay campuses or at 4 p.m. for the Green Bay Campus only. Locations as follows: Green Bay Campus: IS 1034 at noon and Alumni Room, University […]
Students are invited to register to compete in the 2019 Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition that will be held on Friday, Mar. 1, 2019. Kickoff meetings will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019. Students participating in the competition will have the chance to think creativity in order to solve real-world problems, with teams […]
The Phoenix Innovation Park is among the finalists for Wisconsin Economic Development Association’s (WEDA) Community & Economic Development Award. The winners will be announced at an event in Madison on Wednesday, Sept. 12. For more details, refer to Insight Publications LLC on Facebook.
Senator Robert Cowles (R-Green Bay) praises the TitletownTech partnership between Microsoft, the Green Bay Packers, UW-Green Bay and the UW System. After attending the announcement on the project’s details, Sen. Cowles released a statement saying “Northeast Wisconsin is ready to prove that you don’t need to be in Silicon Valley to be in the cutting […]
TitletownTech, a partnership between Microsoft, the Green Bay Packers and UW-Green Bay, attempts to attract and keep young talent in Green Bay. The facility will include a venture studio, innovation lab and a tech fund. Director of Microsoft Tech Spark Mike Egan says the purpose of TitletownTech is to spur up the economy. See the full […]
Foxconn is opening a new innovation center in Green Bay. The innovation center, scheduled to open later this year, will be located in the WaterMark building near the Fox River, and is expected to employ as many as 200 people. Foxconn attempts to attract young professionals from UW-Green Bay, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College and St. […]
Foxconn Technology Company is opening an innovation center downtown Green Bay near the Fox River. Foxconn will employ about 200 people, and is hoping to develop and employ talent from UW-Green Bay, Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, St. Norbert College and others. Read the full story in Urban Milwaukee.