— University of Wisconsin-Madison Chancellor Rebecca
Blank is scheduled to discuss the university’s role in
economic development during the Sept. 11 meeting of the
Wisconsin Innovation Networks’s Milwaukee chapter.
The luncheon will take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel,
10499 Innovation Drive, Wauwatosa. Registration and
networking begins at 11:30 a.m., lunch at 12 p.m. and
the presentation at 12:15 p.m. For more information on
cost and to register, visit:
Blank took over as UW-Madison chancellor in July 2013.
She previously serves as deputy secretary and acting
secretary in the U.S. Department of Commerce. Her
address at the WIN meeting will cover her priorities for
the coming year. Her stated goals have included spurring
entrepreneurship and connecting campus innovation with