As the Milwaukee Business Journal reported, the Whitewater University Technology Park has 13 building sites with 12 ready for construction. The Innovation Center is 97 percent leased. The Innovation Center features three 500-square-foot labs, a software development center for students and a maker suite for student entrepreneurs, and offers coaching for companies renting space.
Energy-focused startup founders, including Dustin Herte of Blue Line Battery, recently pitched at the EMERGE: Energy, Power, and Controls event hosted by Startup Milwaukee. The event was hosted at the Midwest Energy Research Consortium in Milwaukee
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.”
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.
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.
Scanalytics earned first place in the Best Smart Building technology category at Viva Technology 2017, an IoT for business development competition.
After winning first place at Viva Technology, sponsored by Cisco, Scanalytics and Cisco began collaborating to create a new use for the smart floor technology.
The Governor's Business Plan Contest serves as a platform for up-and-coming ideas and companies. As Joe Scanlin recalled, "It was really refreshing to see how people from Wisconsin are out there solving real problems."
Classmunity is a fundraising management platform designed to help K-12 schools fundraise more efficiently, and help them monitor and reduce fraud. Classmunity returns a minimum of 91 percent to schools.
The BizExpo will honer Entrepreneurs and Innovators who have been nominated for the I.Q. (Innovation Quotient) Awards. Classmunity has been nominated for the I.A. Awards.
LiveBETA is a celebration of gBETA's latest class of innovative startups. Classmunity will participate in LiveBETA on Thursday, April 13th.
Meeper Technology started in the Innovation Center and recently opened its own space. Visit the space during the weekly open house Saturday 12:00 - 3:00 pm.
BrightLogic Inc. announced a technology integration that connects BirghtLogic's ActiveFloor System with Scanalytics Inc Advanced Data Platform.
Not only do great business ideas often come from unexpected places, but they often need just the right environment in order to grow into a reality.
As one of the 16 Coolest College Startups, HUK TV Mounts, founded by Sam Lukach at the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, survived the battle and ranked as one of the top 2 college startups in 2017.
Scanalytics Inc., a Milwaukee company and affiliate of the Whitewater Innovation Center, has received a $200,000 loan from the WEDC.
Two Milwaukee-based inventors and Whitewater Innovation Center Affiliates, Dustin Herte and Ryan Bass, create the Odyseey electric trike that reaches speeds of up to 50 mph.
As one of the local startups creating jobs in southeast Wisconsin, Ideawake was named as one of the startups to watch in 2017
Polco is a new civic engagement site that allows citizens and counties to become more informed and educated on current issues, weigh in on public policy, and lowers the influence of money within politics.
A mix of UW-Whitewater students and faculty, community members, inventors, innovators, and entrepreneurs gather for the Fall 2016 Innovator's Showcase at the Whitewater Innovation Center.