Seed Fund to Assist in Commercializing Research

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) and the Wisconsin Technology Innovation Initiative (Wi2) have established a $1 million seed fund to support commercialization of medical technology developed by the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. While the fund will be utilized by UW-Madison researchers in several fields of medicine, one of the […]

What is Wi2?

The Wisconsin Technology Innovation Initiative, Inc. (Wi2) is a non-profit organization committed to cultivating and supporting innovation. Wi2 is closely aligned with the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison), a global leader in life science research and technology development. Wi2 provides a flexible and collaborative operating model for inventors and investors wishing to advance potentially life-saving technologies.

Wi2 Operating Model

Wi2 is a non-profit organization aligned with University of Wisconsin in Madison enabling translation of medical innovation into use in therapy of humans. Members of the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Madison enjoy priority access to Wi2.

UW-Madison Expertise

The Wisconsin Technology Innovation Initiative (Wi2) is aligned with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive research institutions. By aligning with UW-Madison, Wi2 is guaranteed access to the resources and facilities needed for full advancement of selected technologies (via both the UW and external resources).

What is Wi2?

The Wisconsin Technology Innovation Initiative, Inc. (Wi2) is a non-profit organization committed to cultivating and supporting innovation. Wi2 is closely aligned with the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison), a global leader in life science research and technology development. Wi2 builds on a century of technology commercialization experience at UW-Madison, and extends this success via a flexible and collaborative operating model. Read more

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Wisconsin Innovation Initiative
Kurt Zimmerman
608.219.6425
info@WisconsinInnovationInitiative.org

Wi2 Announcements

The Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and the University of Wisconsin announce a non-exclusive consortium developing innovative therapeutics aimed at improvement of human and animal health. Read more