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City of Oshkosh Launches New Online Public Engagement Tool

Polco, a finalist in the 2016 Governor's Business Plan Contest, launches their online public engagement tool in Oshkosh, WI. City leaders are looking for feedback on general items, such as snow removal.

Floor Sensors Rise as Retail Data Source

Scanalytics, a finalist in the 2012 Governor's Business Plan Contest, is helping retailers explore consumer behavior with floor sensor data. What can retailers learn from footsteps?

Startup's sensors allow retailers to track feet

Online clicks give retailers valuable insight into consumer behavior, but what can they learn from footsteps? It's a question Milwaukee startup Scanalytics is helping businesses explore with floor sensors that track people's movements.

Every Step You Take.. Retailers Reveal Smart Floors That Will Tell Them Exactly What Shoppers Are Doing

Milwaukee-based startup, Scanalytics, is helping businesses and retailers track people's movements to better understand consumer behavior. 

Scanalytics Gains Key Partners

In 2017, Scanalytics formed key partnerships to help the startup get to the next stage of growth. Scanalytics partnered with Intel, won the Cisco competition, and received an award from the U.S. Department of Energy. Joe Scanlin said, “Given our growth activity as of late, we’re going to be raising our series A.”

App guides Baraboo River tours, offers interactive information and history

It may surprise you to learn there’s a tour guide in your pocket. sing the same technology as the popular search game Pokemon Go, the StriveOn app tracks pedestrians’ movements via GPS and directs them to nearby points of interest.

Scanalytics nabs Department of Energy award

Scanalytics received an award from the US Department of Energy ARPA-E to develop next-generation floor sensing technology to reduce energy use in commercial buildings.

How to give input on area hot topics without attending meetings

Chippewa Valley residents now have a new way to make their voice hear without having to leave their house. The City of Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, and the City of Altoona are paring up with Polco.

Ideawake helps established corporations tap their employees' innovative, creative thinking

Ideawake provides software and online resources that enable corporations to tap the knowledge and creativity of their employees so that they can innovate and grow like a startup.

Three Milwaukee startups to pitch at Rise of the Rest

Scanalytics, Ideawake, and 65 Inc. will travel to Lambeau Field on October 17th to pitch at Rise of the Rest for a chance to win $100,000. Rise of the Rest aims to connect with entrepreneurs in emerging startup ecosystems.

Brew, Bites & Bytes set for August 24 at Wisconsin Brewing Company

Join Wisconsin Technology Council on Thursday, Aug. 24 at Wisconsin Brewing Co. in Verona from 6 to 9 p.m. for a casual evening of food, craft beer and live music to celebrate Wisconsin’s innovation and technology culture.

Foxconn supply chain could bring opportunities to Wisconsin businesses

Founder of Scanalytics Inc. , UW-Whitewater graduate Joe Scanlin, says the software can help create "intelligent buildings" and provide an understanding of how everyone in a given space interacts.

Finalists Announced for 2017 Wisconsin Innovation Awards

Thirty companies and nonprofit organizations have been selected as finalists for the 2017 Wisconsin Innovation Awards. The winners will be announced at the public awards ceremony on 10/4. Good luck Classmunity!