Milwaukee Startup Week - Cultivating a Diverse Tech Ecosystem: UWM and Beyond
- November 12, 2019
- 5:00pm - 7:00pm
- UWM Lubar Entrepreneurship Center, North Maryland Avenue, Milwaukee, WI, 53211, United States
- Lubar Entrepreneurship Center
Join us in the LEC Atrium for the kick off of Milwaukee Startup Week where we will be discussing cultivating the diverse tech ecosystem of UWM and beyond!
This two-hour program encourages tech innovators at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and in the greater Milwaukee area to connect and “cultivate” each other’s goals and vision for a more diverse tech ecosystem. We combine budding entrepreneurs at UWM with thriving, driven STEM professionals and tech gurus to champion a growth mindset and learn best practices for branching out into the tech ecosystem here in Milwaukee.
Guest speakers to hear from include: Adam Gabornitz – Northwestern Mutual Senior Project Manager for Outreach & MKE Tech Hub, Nadiyah Johnson – Founder, Jet Constellations & Milky Way Tech Hub, Dr. Christine Cheng – Associate Professor, Computer Science, UWM, and Joshua Sharkey – Computer Engineer and WiscAMP STEM-Inspire Program leader, UWM.