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Build it, Badgers! UW-Madison makers can submit prototype abstracts until Feb. 21, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2/10/20

CONTACT:
Jacqui Fuller, Strategic Marketing & Communications Manager
[email protected] | 608.960.9881


Campus-wide showcase on April 2 will provide visibility, collaboration and creative resources

MADISON, Wis. – WARF is now accepting submissions from makers across campus interested in showcasing their completed prototype at the first-ever Build it, Badgers! event, connecting UW-Madison’s creative community from the arts and sciences.

Prototypes should be built. All faculty, staff and students – from artists to engineers, software designers to tinkerers – are invited to submit brief abstracts. Selected projects will present a short flash talk and/or a poster at the event on April 2.

Submit by Feb. 21

The April 2 event will be held at the Discovery Building and is free and open to the public.

Visit warf.org/build for more information and to register to attend the event.
Contact [email protected] with questions.

About WARF
The Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF) helps steward the cycle of research, discovery, commercialization and investment for the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Founded in 1925 as an independent, nonprofit foundation, WARF manages more than 2,000 patents and an investment portfolio of $2.7 billion as it funds university research, obtains patents for campus discoveries and licenses inventions to industry. For more information, visit warf.org.

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