What is the Advanced Innovation Program?
Last month, M-WERC announced their latest innovation program, the Advanced Innovation Program, or AIP. This program is the second phase of WERCBench Labs, and will help startup teams develop the skills that will prepare them to present to investors. Instructors will position the start up teams to be attractive to investors, develop plans for revenue growth, and expand their set of networking capabilities to prepare for presentations to investors, concluding the program.
[Milwaukee, Wis.] – Today, The Midwest Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC) announced the seven start-up teams set to participate in the next program phase of the second WERCBench Labs. This AIP – “Advanced Innovation Program” – will help these selected start ups develop the skills needed to successfully present their projects to investors.
[Milwaukee, Wis.] – Today, the Midwest Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC) and The Water Council are pleased to announce the release of their first-of-its kind Energy-Water Nexus (EWN) Roadmap report. A summary of the report, made available to the public, is also being released today and is designed to provide an overview of the more comprehensive roadmap available to members of each organization.
The Midwest Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC) and The Water Council (TWC) are proud to issue this public version of our first joint industry roadmap report collaboration. This roadmap report focuses on the Energy-Water Nexus (EWN) industry and is designed to provide a sample for the public at large of this highly informative roadmap report along with an exciting opportunity for our region.
M-WERC hosts 2017 Energy Storage Conference
Tours of Johnson Controls sponsored energy storage labs at UWM to follow
[Milwaukee, Wis.] - The Midwest Energy Research Consortium (M-WERC) hosted the 2017 Energy Storage Conference Wednesday morning at UWM’s Zelazo Center.
M-WERC welcomed nearly 150 members and guests to the event. The conference featured keynote speaker George Crabtree of Argonne National Laboratory. There were also sessions covering energy storage technology, the advancement in energy storage research and the growth and expansion of energy storage applications.
This week was the last week teams met at M-WERC’s Energy Innovation Center for WERCBench Labs. After the 12 weeks of work teams put into the program, they are ready to give their 5-minute pitches to investors, city leaders, mentors, and peers at Demo Day on January 26, 2016.
[Milwaukee, Wis]. – STEMhero pitched proprietary customer engagement and behavior change software that puts student's own water and energy consumption data and efficiency actions at the heart of STEM learning in local schools to hundreds of guests at Milwaukee Public Library on Thursday, January 26th.
At H2Q Solutions we offer high quality fresh produce for Local boutique restaurants, and regular people in the community. We insure this through our built in, automated control system. This automated system regulates the necessary nutrients, water, and lighting needed to grow your plants while monitoring the temperature, pH balance, and humidity. Smart watering features makes you feel comfortable about the well-being of your plants. Especially when you are gone or on vacay. It’s like giving your plant a personal trainer.
Last Tuesday was week 8 of WERCBench Labs. Before class started, teams were able to enjoy a Lunch N Learn from members of the Wipfli team. This was a great conversation between start-up teams, mentors, and the Wipfli team on taxes, auditing, and accounting.