March 16, 2016
8 - 11:00 am
Learn about 60 creative and exciting projects completed on campus in the past year and network with the people who made them happen.
8:15, 9:15, & 10:15 am
Find out how a campus colleague (or 2 or 3) found a creative solution to a problem or opportunity that you might share.
Poster Flash Talks.
9:15 - 10 am
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
The 17th Annual Showcase -
March 16, 2016 at Union South
New for Showcase 2016:
Eighteen selected poster were presented during short, 2-minute "flash talks" in the Marquee Theatre. This new session proved to be a big hit, and each poster presenter reported that shortly afterwards, attendees visited the posters to discuss their innovations.
Showcase 2016 Keynote Presentation: Kevin Conroy, with an introduction by Chancellor Becky Blank. Watch the video.
Kevin Conroy has been President and CEO of Exact Sciences, Inc., since 2009 and Chairman of the Board since 2014. He moved Exact Sciences to Madison from Boston in 2009 with just a handful of employees and the company has since added more than 400 employees. Kevin has noted that he moved the company to Madison because of “the state’s strong, dedicated workers and the first-class universities to recruit talent.”
Exact Sciences Corp. (NASDAQ: EXAS) is a molecular diagnostics company focused on the early detection and prevention of colorectal cancer. Its principal product, Cologuard, received a 2014 "Best of What's New" award from Popular Science.
To learn more about Showcase, visit: What is Showcase?