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The Water Council & Members Win Wisconsin Innovation Awards

On the second day of Investments in Water Innovation Week, The Water Council attended the Wisconsin Innovation Awards (WIA) in Madison, WI as part of the Forward Technology Festival. The Water Council’s BREW accelerator program was nominated for its innovative approach … Continue reading

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May 2014 Q2 Member Meeting Recap

Thursday, May 29 marked our 2nd Quarterly Member Meeting of 2014! Thank you to Marquette University for hosting us in the beautiful Eckstein Hall – Marquette Law School. As always, it was a pleasure to see so many familiar faces, … Continue reading

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Introducing Angela May

If you stopped by The Water Council offices lately at the Global Water Center then chances are you saw a new face amongst us, Angela May. Angela joined The Water Council staff at the end of November as the new … Continue reading

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Global Freshwater Seed Accelerator Spotlight: H2Oscore

Global Freshwater Seed Accelerator Spotlight: H2Oscore In the second installment of the GFSA Spotlight Series The Water Council talked with McGee Young, Founder of H2Oscore, a company that was inspired by research on water policy and a desire to impact … Continue reading

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Milwaukee Water Week Concludes

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The events of Milwaukee Water Week have officially concluded here in our lovely city, but innovation continues to flow within the doors of the Global Water Center. Thank you to everyone that participated at the many events that took place … Continue reading

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Social Entrepreneurship Inspires New Approach to Solve Conservation Challenge

H2Oscore is a Milwaukee startup that is helping communities meet their water conservation needs.  In Part I of this series, McGee Young, Founder of H2Oscore, described the benefits of Water Council membership and the birth of the company.  In Part … Continue reading

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McGee Young on H2Oscore and Role of the Water Council

Later this year, the Water Council will open its Accelerator Building. Among the tenants will include startups from across the globe, eager to build their companies and connect with industry leaders through the Council.  As a prelude to the first … Continue reading

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Area Universities Receive Grant for Entrepreneurial Coalition

It was recently announced that UW–Milwaukee, Marquette University, Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE), UW–Whitewater and UW–Parkside have received a five-year, $1 million matching grant from the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to encourage entrepreneurs and start-ups. The five schools have come together to … Continue reading

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Enriching the Economy Through Education

Ryan Matthews Our long term goal of creating a self-sustaining water related business market in Milwaukee depends on our ability to foster interest in the next generation. We strive to  facilitate and encourage programs that teach students about the Milwaukee water cluster. … Continue reading

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