Fall 2018 Dates for Student Events

Join us for our Fall 2018 HyperX Co-Innovation Lab offering students, entrepreneurs, and technology enthusiasts the opportunity to work on real-world problems. Throughout the semester, make sure to check in and see what other events we may add including learning events, hackathons, mini competitions (team or individual), challenges, and industry projects. Send an email to... Continue Reading →

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UW Madison Student Org HyperX Partners With Hyper Innovation for Hands-on Experience with Real-world Problems

HyperX Madison is a multi-disciplinary, student-run organization designed to be UW-Madison’s Student Innovation Hub for hands-on experience with real-world problems and place for entrepreneurs to work on industry use cases. The focus in 2018 is on applied learning and problem solving in Blockchain, AI, and IoT in retail, transportation, Connected Home, and other disruptive spaces.

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RSVP for Student Info Session and Pizza Social on September 12 6:00-7:30

Learn more about Hyper Innovation and opportunities for hands-on experience, projects, and support for early stage entrepreneurial ideas you could potentially be a part of. We invite students from all majors including engineering, computer science, business, communications, art and design, physics, anthropology and more. And, yes, there will be pizza. While this is a student event, faculty,... Continue Reading →

Blockchain: Alive or Dying?

TechCrunch explores the two arcs of opinions surrounding blockchain—the hackers and engineers who are ready to devote their life’s work to the technology, and the investors and financiers who are starting to lose faith. Looking at the history of other modern technological advances, blockchain’s explosive impact and growth is far from over. https://techcrunch.com/2018/02/21/blockchain-valley-of-despair/ Although investors... Continue Reading →

Is the Midwest the Next Silicon Valley?

  As Silicon Valley saturates, this New York Times article outlines the allure of the Midwest to venture capitalists and influencers in the tech sector. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/04/technology/silicon-valley-midwest.html In addition, this article offers an examination of, and a possible explanation of why the Midwest is seeing such considerable growth in venture capital activity. https://www.americaninno.com/minne/from-the-community-minne/three-reasons-why-midwest-vc-activity-is-on-the-rise/ What do you... Continue Reading →

March 5 Kickoff Event

We have kicked off the Spring 2018 Lab but there may still be opportunities to participate in short-term projects and certainly will be for our Fall 2018 Lab. Fill out this Request an Invitation to Participate Form to start the discussion. Kick Off Meeting at 100State - 316 W. Washington, Suite 675 (location info) ome... Continue Reading →

HyperX Student Info Session on 2/26

2/26/18 6:00-7:30 Student Info Session and Pizza Social at Union South Learn more about Hyper Innovation and the overall opportunities we offer and the real life projects and entrepreneurial opportunities you could potentially be a part of.

Meet Blockchain Lab Director, Jeff Glazer

  Jeff Glazer, Blockchain Lab Director Jeff is a Univeristy of Wisconsin faculty member who is a Blockchain enthusiast and works in the UW Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic supervising startup businesses. Jeff is unique in that he was a software developer before he became a lawyer. He began his career as a web application and software... Continue Reading →

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