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UWS Technology Conference to Highlight Research, Future Ideas
FOX 21 News, KQDS-DT
Monday, July 22, 2013 - 11:03pm
SUPERIOR - Wisconsin state business, academic and scientific leaders are all in Superior for a big two-day conference on emerging technology.The tech-savvy event is being held at UWS as a way to link ideas with entrepreneurs and investors.Students and faculty of the UW System are also highlighting groundbreaking research and technology development that could end up in a new product for a Wisconsin company."It's very important for people to understand our campuses - smaller campuses - are engaged in cutting-edge research and that some of that research will be translated into products," said Maliyakal John, PhD with WISYS Technology Foundation.A group of experts were also on hand Monday to talk about patents and protecting the ideas of students within the UW System.