Emerging Tech Hub Report and Live QA

Thank you to those who were able to attend the Emerging Tech Hub Virtual Report and Live QA last Wednesday, June 10th. The Emerging Tech Hub was proud to virtually host the event alongside their sponsor, Hyper Innovation. It was a great discussion led by our presenters: Kevin Ponto Director of the Emerging Tech Hub,Continue reading “Emerging Tech Hub Report and Live QA”

The Emerging Tech HubVirtual Showcase

Here’s what you missed at the 2020 Emerging Tech Hub Virtual Showcase!  Both technology and innovation are becoming more important than ever, as the spread COVID-19 has changed how we live and work.  As we face these changes, we need to come together to keep an eye on the horizon for what is next. TheContinue reading “The Emerging Tech HubVirtual Showcase”

The Emerging Tech Hub Showcase is going virtual!

Join HyperX, and our sponsors as we host the first live, virtual showcase for the Emerging Tech Hub on April 28, 2020 from 4:00 – 5:30 pm CT! Learn more about the projects students have been working on this semester, and hear from local thought leaders on the ways emerging technology is changing the wayContinue reading “The Emerging Tech Hub Showcase is going virtual!”

Embracing Artificial Intelligence in Personal Health Care

In the multifaceted field that is healthcare, there is a constant demand for contemporary technology, or the creation of a system that assists medical professionals, their patients, and life science communities in an innovative fashion.  Developing that very system, Artificial Intelligence (AI) offers the sophisticated ability to transform patient care, while working collaboratively with doctorsContinue reading “Embracing Artificial Intelligence in Personal Health Care”

Protecting Student Intellectual Property

At the February 24th Open Work Session, students in HyperX had the opportunity to hear from Jeff Glazer, a Supervising Attorney in the Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic (L&E Clinic), at the UW Madison. The L&E Clinic provides free legal services to students and faculty at UW Madison, as well as to startups worldwide. In hisContinue reading “Protecting Student Intellectual Property”

Innovation and Emerging Technology Leadership Summit at the Emerging Tech Hub

The Innovation and Emerging Technology Leadership Summit on November 14, 2019 brought together business leaders, startup CEO’s, and University of Wisconsin-Madison thought leaders. The purpose of the event was to focus on real-world applications for new technologies and ways to innovate through strategic briefings, hands-on demos, and small group discussion. As part of the event,Continue reading “Innovation and Emerging Technology Leadership Summit at the Emerging Tech Hub”

What is the Emerging Tech Hub at the WID?

Last week Thursday, September 5th, Hyper Innovation, in partnership with the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery (WID) and the Virtual Environments Lab, had the privilege of hosting a networking and demo night at the future home for the Emerging Technologies Hub located in the Discovery Building. The event was sponsored by Husch Blackwell, Hyper Innovation, andContinue reading “What is the Emerging Tech Hub at the WID?”

RSVP for Student Info Session and Pizza Social on January 27, 2020 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 “RSVP for Student Info Session and Pizza Social on January 27, 2020 6:00-7:30”

Max Schauff Presents LineLeap Successes at Hyper Innovation Executive Summit

Max Schauff, a junior studying biological and machinery systems engineering, presented the successes of his company at the Hyper Innovation Executive Summit. LineLeap allows users (lineleap.com) to bypass big crowds waiting to enter popular nightclubs—akin to the “fastpass” made popular at Disney parks. The applications of mobile to solve customer problems became a part ofContinue reading “Max Schauff Presents LineLeap Successes at Hyper Innovation Executive Summit”

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 investorsContinue reading “Blockchain: Alive or Dying?”

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. 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 thinkContinue reading “Is the Midwest the Next Silicon Valley?”