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Wisconsin's Madison Region: Opportunity Driven by Purposeful Innovation

We are a region defined by innovation. A place where sophisticated technological advancements transform the world’s products and processes. Where game-changing research & development leads to new discoveries. Where industries set new standards for the global marketplace. And where an adaptive education system cultivates a highly skilled and creative workforce.

Our cooperative spirit and strong support network creates a culture built to sustain growth.

We are the eight counties of the Madison Region – an area where ideas evolve, where possibilities are realized, and where people and businesses thrive.

Apr 22, 2014

Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Part II: Accelerators, incubators, co-working spaces - the view from Silicon Valley and closer to home

This session of WARF Entrepreneurons looks at accelerators, incubators, co-working spaces - the view from Silicon Valley and closer to home. Jon Eckhardt, Robert Pricer... continue reading »

Apr 24, 2014

Responding to a Maturing Workfoce: An Employer Summit

The Workforce Development Board of South Central Wisconsin invites high-level executives and human resource professionals to attend Responding to a Maturing Workforce: An Employer Summit. As... continue reading »

Apr 24, 2014

Wisconsin Cleantech Network Forum

Justin Kaster, founder and executive director for Midwest Cleantech Open, will discuss near-term opportunities for emerging businesses and other market participants including investors at the... continue reading »

Apr 25, 2014

Agricultural Innovation Prize: Powered by 40 Chances

The Agricultural Innovation Prize is the largest student prize focused on agriculture in the world, and the competition seeks student participation from across the spectrum... continue reading »

Apr 6, 2014

Business is growing at Janesville Innovation Center - and so are businesses

The center at 2949 Venture Drive on the city's south side now has seven of its 13 offices and manufacturing bays filled.  continue reading »

Apr 6, 2014

BTC's Advanced Manufacturing Center helping construct new workforce

The face of manufacturing is changing radically, and the need for highly trained technicians has never been greater. continue reading »

Apr 2, 2014

Gov. Walker signs tax credit portability bill in Janesville

Gov. Scott Walker said his state picked up another Wednesday when he signed a bill that allows the transfer of state income tax credits awarded as economic development incentives.  continue reading »

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