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Milwaukee Startup Week – Cultivating a Diverse Tech Ecosystem: UWM and Beyond

November 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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.

Venue

UWM Lubar Entrepreneurship Center
2100 E. Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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Website:
https://uwm.edu/lubar-entrepreneurship-center/