威斯康辛州的资源 & 联系人
The Tech Council is the science and technology advisor to Wisconsin’s governor and Legislature. 它是独立的, non-profit and non-partisan board with members from tech companies, 风险资本公司, 公立和私立教育, 研究机构, 政府和法律. The Wisconsin Angel Network (see below) is among its programs.
(608) 442-7557 | Tstill@tutorials.boilingpondscemetery.com
TCIN’s mission is to fuel the growth of entrepreneurial, early stage financing throughout Wisconsin. WAN produces and provides resources to the early stage investing community. Those resources include the “Deal-flow Pipeline,” an online connection point for investors and 企业家; assisting with angel network and early stage fund formation; facilitating investor collaboration, 投资者教育活动, 通信, and other resources designed to help 企业家 seeking 资本.
(608) 442-7557 | Bram@tutorials.boilingpondscemetery.com
SWIB is the 状态 agency that invests the assets of the Wisconsin Retirement System, the State Investment Fund and other 状态 trust funds. As of April 2014, SWIB managed about $104 billion in assets.
联系: Chris Prestigiacomo, portfolio manager, private markets group
克里斯.Prestigiacomo@swib.状态.wi.us | www.swib.状态.wi.us
WARF is a non-profit organization that supports research, transfers technology and ensures that the inventions and discoveries of UW-Madison benefit humankind. The UW-Madison is a premier research institution with world-class faculty and staff who attract more than $1 billion in sponsored research each year. WARF receives about 350 disclosures per year and has taken an equity share in 38 active companies.
(608) 263-2824 | firstname.lastname@example.org | www.warf.org
WISCONSIN SYSTEM TECHNOLOGY FOUNDATION (WISYS)
WiSys is a non-profit WARF subsidiary established to identify innovative technologies developed beyond the UW-Madison campus, primarily within 11 other UW System campuses and Marshfield Clinic Applied Sciences. It helps to bring those technologies to the marketplace for the benefit of the inventors, 他们的大学, 威斯康星州的经济和社会.
(608) 316-4015 | ASanga@wisys.org | www.wisys.org
UW-Milwaukee has annual research expenditures of about $60 million. UWM Research Foundation’s mission is to foster research, innovation and 企业家hip at the UW-Milwaukee. The Foundation manages a growing portfolio of patents, with nearly 100 issued or applied-for patents. The UWMRF Catalyst grant program has provided more than $3.4 million to seed projects with strong commercial potential.
(414) 906-4653 | email@example.com | www.uwmfdn.org
This agency offers technology loans and grants to qualified companies, 协助现场和地点的事务, and manages the Qualified New Business Venture (QNVB) program for investor tax credits, 在其他项目.
联系: Mark Hogan, chief executive officer and secretary
克里斯.firstname.lastname@example.org | www.inwisconsin.com
WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS (DFI)
DFI’s mission is to ensure the safety and soundness of Wisconsin’s financial institutions, to protect the consumers of financial services and to facilitate economic growth. The agency regulates and licenses financial service providers who do business in Wisconsin.
(608) 264-7800 | askthesecretary@dfi.状态.wi.us | www.wdfi.org
MEDICAL COLLEGE OF WISCONSIN OFFICE OF TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT
The MCW Office of Technology Development is responsible for managing the discoveries, inventions and other intellectual property assets of the Medical College of Wisconsin and advancing these discoveries. The MCW conducts about $140 million in sponsored research each year.
联系: James Antczak, office of technology development
| jantczak@调幅波.edu | www.调幅波.edu/OTD.htm
Marshfield Clinic Applied Sciences promotes the exchange of knowledge between patient care services and research programs by helping to determine the commercial potential of advances. The division aligns research projects with health care needs and assists in the patent process. The clinic conducts about $25 million in sponsored research each year.
联系: Marsha Bushman, director of applied sciences
(715) 389-3430 |布须曼.email@example.com
gener8tor is a Wisconsin-based accelerator that invests its community, 资本, 专业知识, 有能力的师徒关系和人脉, early-stage 企业家 with innovative business models. gener8tor works with the startups in its portfolio to create successful, scalable companies. Sponsored by American Family Insurance, gener8tor seeks to invest in technology-enabled businesses. Accepted companies receive $70,000 and 12-weeks of mentorship-driven programming.
(608) 354-6606 | firstname.lastname@example.org | www.gener8tor.com
ACA is a collective of accredited investors that supports the success of angel and private investors in high-growth, 早期企业. The organization is the source for critical information and data that aligns the needs of angels, 企业家, 以及创业支持社区. Among its members are more than 240 angel groups and platforms and more than 13,000名合格个人投资者.
联系: Sarah Dickey, ACA membership director
(913) 894-4700 | sdickey@angel资本association.org