Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Partnering with
University of Wisconsin Research

to solve the world’s problems

Smart. Collaborative. Resourceful.

That’s you … and that’s us. WARF has been doing it for almost a century.

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Partnering with UW-Madison, we’ve helped to develop and invest in emerging technologies that change the world.

2,000

active issued U.S. patents

$3.4 billion 

of cumulative grants to UW-Madison since inception on an inflation-adjusted basis

645

active commercial licenses

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Crossroads of Ideas | December 7, 7 p.m.

Crossroads of Ideas: Soil – the past, present and future of a precious resource

Soil is an essential part of Earth’s ability to feed us as well as a key to climate stability. And yet our precious fertile soil is literally blowing away.

 

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Crossroads of Ideas explores consciousness<
November 2, 2021

Crossroads of Ideas explores consciousness

Join us Nov. 9 for part two of the ‘Big Questions’ series CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 MADISON, Wis. – Consciousness remains one of…

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WARF announces annual gift, largest in foundation’s history<
October 25, 2021

WARF announces annual gift, largest in foundation’s history

CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe, Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation today announced a total of $216.8 million in support for…

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