2015 Wisconsin Bioscience Economic Development Report: Energizing Wisconsin's Economy Released
Key findings include:
- Wisconsin’s bioscience industry is sizable and growing with $27 Billion in total economic output
- 36,000 jobs that spanned 1600 business establishments in 2013
- Nearly $1 Billion in NIH another capital sources
Find more information about the full report here!
Southeast Wisconsin Biotech Networking Event
October 21, 5-8pm
Innovation Accelerator, Wauwatosa, WI
Keynote Speaker: Chad Beyer – CEO & President of Promentis Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Beyer has nearly 20 years of experience in the research, discovery and business development of medications to treat CNS and neurological disorders. Prior to joining Promentis Pharmaceuticals, he served as the Head of Neurochemistry and led the Psychiatry Task Force at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals in Princeton, NJ.
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WARF Essential Topics Series
October 14-November 18th
Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery, Madison, WI
The Rationale for Basic Research, October 14
Nicole Nelson will moderate a panel discussion among leading UW–Madison researchers Judith Kimble, John Hawks and Richie Davidson as they discuss why discovery research still matters.
Invention: Serendipity, Necessity and Ah-ha, October 22
John Wiley will moderate a panel discussion among UW–Madison inventors Guri Sohi, Laura Kiessling, Dan Ludois and Hector DeLuca.
From Bench to Benefit – the Anatomy of a Productive Interrelationship Between Academia and Industry, November 2
Kevin Conroy will moderate a discussion with Winslow Sargeant and more.
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Investing in Research, Making a Difference, November 18
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