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

Programs & Events

Wisconsin Science Festival | October 21-24

2021 Wisconsin Science Festival

We’re looking forward to our 11th Wisconsin Science Festival this fall.

Mark your calendar for Oct. 21-24 to celebrate science across Wisconsin!

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WARF Videos

Did you miss one of our programs?

Catch up on past events, learn about WARF and more!

 

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Wisconsin Asks, Astronauts Answer

Wisconsin students speak with NASA astronauts aboard space station July 13

At this out-of-the-world event, Wisconsinites heard directly from astronauts on the International Space Station through a live video downlink.

 

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The Wisconsin Idea at a million feet up<
July 15, 2021

The Wisconsin Idea at a million feet up

Students across the state connect with astronauts aboard the International Space Station CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 How does it feel to fly…

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Wisconsin students to speak with NASA astronauts aboard space station July 13<
July 8, 2021

Wisconsin students to speak with NASA astronauts aboard space station July 13

Discovery Outreach event connects students and scientists CONTACT: Jeanan Yasiri Moe Director of Strategic Communications [email protected] | (608) 960-9892 MADISON, Wis. – On July 13, hundreds of K-12 students and…

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