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Register for inaugural Build it, Badgers! event April 2, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
3/6/20

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


Campus-wide prototype showcase will feature flash talks, poster sessions, networking and more

MADISON, Wis. – The research community, investors, industry and makers of all disciplines can register now to attend Build it, Badgers! taking place Thursday, April 2, at the Discovery Building on the UW-Madison campus.

Register now.

The free daylong event will spotlight prototyping activities across campus, explore the importance of academic building and design, and feature innovators from health care and engineering to software and space. Attendees can drop in or stay for the full day.

The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Discovery Building, 330 N. Orchard St. in Madison. Keynotes by Tom Foo of GE Research and Duke University’s Nirmala Ramanujam.

Find the full agenda at warf.org/build.

This program is presented by WARF Accelerator, a WARF program that provides targeted funding and industry expertise to commercially promising projects. Learn more at warf.org/accelerator.

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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