August 19 - 23, 2024

Forward Fest 2021

Showcase of UW Technologies & APPStart Pitches

Showcasing UW's technologies and top 3 finalists of WiSys APPStart Challenge!
  • Hosted by WiSys
  • Online
  • Free

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Tuesday, Aug. 17th, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM


Looking for the next big tech/app idea to take to market?

We will showcase technologies from the UW System portfolio that are ready for entrepreneurs to take to market with the support of UW technology transfer offices - WiSys, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), and UW-Milwaukee Research Foundation (UWMRF).

Bonus Feature: What does it take to turn an idea into an app? Come watch the top 3 finalists of the WiSys VentureHome APPStart Challenge demo their apps and pitch their business.

There will be many opportunities for entrepreneurs, techies, and investors to create collaborations around University technologies and ideas!

Special Thanks to APPStart Challenge Sponsor: Noble Applications

  • Conference
  • Tech / Software
  • General


Registration for this event is closed.