Tag: WiSys Technology Foundation

UW-Green Bay dominates news in the WiSys News Digest (Feb. 9- March 16)

WiSys helps great ideas — born on University of Wisconsin System campuses — to reach the wider world by connecting inventors and businesses with the resources they need. UW-Green Bay stories were aplenty in the WiSys News Digest the past month: Team “Stability” earns first place at Innovation in Aging student idea competition Forty students […]

Dean Gallagher-Lepak in the spotlight with Innovation in Aging column

See Dean Gallagher-Lepak’s article in Tuesday’s Green Bay Press Gazette that connects the dots about innovation in our area and UW-Green Bay’s contribution to a pipeline of innovators and entrepreneurs. Friday’s (Feb. 23, 2018, 1 to 4 p.m.) Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition is highlighted as giving students experience with innovative thinking and idea […]

Innovation in Aging Conference has a kick-off session on Monday, Feb. 5

Learn about the Innovation in Aging Student Idea Competition at a kick-off session on Monday Feb. 5 at 3:30 p.m. or 6 p.m. in the University Union, Room 103. Free pizza! Go to the  Facebook group for info on this event and to fill out the registration form to join the competition. Teams will compete […]

Encourage students to attend ‘Undergraduate Research 101′

Undergraduate Research 101 will be held Wednesday, Jan. 31 from 2 to 3 p.m. in  the 1965 Room, University Union. Curious about research? WiSys and UW-Green Bay Grants & Research invite you to join them for pizza and to hear about ways to get involved in undergraduate research and creative activity on campus. Faculty mentors […]

Startup Week Green Bay kicks off Nov. 6

Startup Week Green Bay kicks off at UW-Green Bay on Monday, Nov. 6 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Wood Hall 117. “Learn from an Entrepreneur: from Aerospace to Innovations for Aging & Health” is the event theme. Two-time Wisconsin Business Plan Contest finalist, entrepreneur and founder of VibeTech, Jeff Leismer Ph.D, will discuss […]

Innovation in Aging kicks off innovation sprint events

The campus community is invited to kick off the Innovation in Aging innovation sprint events by attending a presentation by engineer, entrepreneur and UW-Sheboygan adjunct faculty member, Jeff Leismer (PhD) of VibeTech on Monday, Nov. 6 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Wood Hall 117. Leismer will be speaking about his experience developing healthcare products with […]

Four will square-off for WiSys Quick Pitch, Thursday, April 6

Four UW-Green Bay students will compete for the first-ever WiSys Quick Pitch competition, beginning at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017 in the 1965 Room, University Union. The competitors: -Marla Cherney, Public and Environmental Affairs, “A Policy Analysis of the Gray Wolf Species in Wisconsin” -Maria Otto, Biology, “Anuran habitat use in the Lower Green […]

Snapshots: WiSys visit to UW-Green Bay


The WiSys Technology Foundation celebrated its anniversary this week with a visit by foundation leadership to UW-Green Bay. An open house was co-hosted by officials including Arujun Sanga, WiSys executive director; Gary L. Miller, UW-Green Bay chancellor; and Interim UW System Vice President David Ward, CEO of NorthStar Consulting, Inc., who happens to be chairman […]

WiSys promotes services, partnerships at UW-Green Bay

The WiSys Technology Foundation celebrated its anniversary this week with a visit by leadership to UW-Green Bay. An open house was co-hosted by officials including (above) Arujun Sanga, WiSys executive director; Gary L. Miller, UW-Green Bay chancellor; and Interim UW System Vice President David Ward, CEO of NorthStar Consulting, Inc., who happens to be chairman […]

Faculty to present to WiSys Board; reminder on WiSys info session

Four UW-Green Bay faculty members will present at a campus luncheon hosted by the WiSys Board of Trustees on Wednesday, May 13. Sharing information about projects currently under way will be Associate Prof. Mike Zorn of Natural and Applied Science, “Smart-Phone Spectrophotometer”; Associate Prof. of NAS Heidi Fencl, “Physics Coach App”; and Associate Prof. of Nursing Susan […]