Additional Presentations

Discovery Challenge Videos
The Discovery Challenge, part of the WARF Student Ambassador Program, aims to promote cross-disciplinary research.

 



Gilson Series Videos

Beginning in 2005, WARF has hosted a series of events in Warren Gilson's name to bring together the university with the larger Madison community.

 

Entrepreneurons Videos
Entrepreneurons is a new WARF series focused on bringing the fundamentals of getting a new venture started to the UW–Madison community. 

 


Science Café at Discovery Videos

Science cafés are live grassroots events held in casual settings like coffeehouses and pubs that feature an engaging conversation with a scientist on a particular topic.

 

SoundWaves Videos
SoundWaves combines scientific lectures about the world with live classical music performances. 

 



MathBio Videos

The annual MathBio symposium series explores the interface of the physical and life sciences. 

 

Wisconsin Science Festival Videos
The Wisconsin Science Festival welcomes people of all ages to discover the wonders of all aspects of the sciences, arts and more.

 

Other videos
Other recorded lectures include topics such as Parkinson’s Disease, chocolate, molecular computation, education and virtual reality.

 

Essential Topics Videos
In 2012, WARF launched its Essential Topics Series to share timely information on campus. 

 


 


Discovery Challenge Presentations

2014

               
4.14.14
L. Michelle Bennett

Collaborations and Team Science 
4.7.14
Dan Olszewski, Harisha Rajanala, Kristin Jenkins & Terry Devitt

Elevator Pitches for Scientists: What, Where, When and How?
3.10.14
H. Adam Steinberg

Visually Communicating Scientific Data
2.17.14
Mattie Burkert & Joan S. Jorgensen

Improve Your Scientific Writing Skills
2.3.14
Michael Falk, Jordan Sand, Gagan Gupta & Laura Strong

Dispelling the Myths About Patenting Academic Research:
A panel discussion
 

 


 

2013

               

12.16.13
Steve Paulson, Sharon Dunwoody & Avtar Roopra

Maximizing Your Communicative Impact: A panel discussion

11.25.13
Darin Eich

Tools & Techniques to Generate New Ideas & Discoveries


10.28.13

Shannon Roberts & Kate Helmich

Information Session

 

 

5.20.13
Rimas Buinevicius
Innovation Through Collaboration

 


5.20.13
Kevin Walters

Showing What a University Can Do


 

 

3.18.13
Lou Tetlan
Breaking Barriers

 



3.18.13
Brian Fox

Entering into Interdisciplinary Collaborations

 

 

3.18.13
JoAnne Robbins

The Challenge of Innovation

 


2.27.13
Tim Miller

Presenting Your Research to a Public Audience

 

2.5.13
Mark Staudt & Jennifer Gottwald

Technology Commercialization at UW–Madison: Getting from the Lab to the Marketplace

 

1.17.13
Douglas Marschalek & Lou Tetlan

A Fresh Look at Designing Academic Posters

 


 

2012

               
12.10.12
Craig Fieschko

 Patent Search Basics


12.10.12
Stephanie Whitehorse

Intellectual Property Basics for Students
 
11.28.12
Maria Mikedis & Samantha Lewis

Discovery Challenge Q&A

 

 


 


Entrepreneurons Presentations

2014

               
4.22.14
Jon Eckhardt

Entrepreneurial ecosystem part II: Accelerators, incubators, co-working spaces—the view from Silicon Valley and closer to home

4.22.14
Panel Discussion

Entrepreneurial ecosystem part II: Accelerators, incubators, co-working spaces—the view from Silicon Valley and closer to home
  4.9.14
Paul Jadin

Entrepreneurial ecosystem part I: Unique Madison resources

4.9.14
Panel Discussion

Entrepreneurial ecosystem part I: Unique Madison resources
  3.27.14
Marsha Lindsay

Marketing/PR and Communications

3.27.14
Panel Discussion

Marketing/PR and Communications
 

2.25.14
Sean Jacobsohn

Valuation and Financial Analysis

 

2.25.14
Panel Discussion

Valuation and Financial Analysis

2.10.14
Rich Schifreen

Valley of Death

 

2.10.14
Panel Discussion

Valley of Death

  2.5.14
Luella Schmidt

Startup Accounting and Taxes

2.5.14
Panel Discussion

Startup Accounting and Taxes

1.27.14
Bryan Jurewicz

Customer Acquisition and Development 

 

1.27.14
Panel Discussion

Customer Acquisition and Development 


 


 


2013

               
12.5.13
Mark Reinstra

Early Stage Financing


12.5.13
Panel discussion

Early Stage Financing


 

11.21.13
Kevin Conroy

Get on board: Structure and governance

11.21.13
Panel Discussion

Get on board: Structure and governance

 

11.7.13
Ted Feierstein

Lean Startups and Business Plans

 

11.7.13
Panel Discussion

Lean Startups and Business Plans

  10.22.13
Brian Wiegand

Building a Startup Team

10.22.13
Panel Discussion

Building a Startup Team 

 

10.15.13
Stephanie Adamany

The Importance of Intellectual Property

 

10.15.13
Panel discussion

The Importance of Intellectual Property

 

10.3.13
Paul Shain

Do You Really Want to Start a Company?


 


 


SoundWaves Presentations

2014

               
5.2.14
Heavy Metal: The Science and Music of Metal
  4.4.14
Could You Repeat That?
Repetition in Science and Music
  1.24.14
I Got Rhythm: The Pulsations of the Universe

   

 


 

2013

               

11.15.13
Color in Sight & Sound

 

 



10.25.13
All Together Now: Groups and Their Behaviors

 



9.26.13

Eye and Ear of the Beholder

 

5.10.13
Mark Hetzler

Getting the Job Done: Humans and the Tools We Use

 


5.10.13
Mark Hetzler |
The Electric Aesthetic

Getting the Job Done: Humans and the Tools We Use


5.10.13
Daniel Grabois |
Tools & Style
Getting the Job Done: Humans and the Tools We Use

 

5.10.13
Bilge Mutlu |

Robots

Getting the Job Done: Humans and the Tools We Use

 

5.10.13
John H. Booske | Electricity: The Touch-Free Tool

Getting the Job Done: Humans and the Tools We Use

 

3.1.13
Florence Hsia

Inch by Inch, Measure by Measure: Measurement of Time


3.1.13
Robin Rider

Inch by Inch, Measure by Measure: Measurer's Toolkit

 

3.1.13
Jim Dahlberg

Inch by Inch, Measure by Measure: Measurement of Time

 


3.1.13
Performance

Inch by Inch, Measure by Measure

 

 

 


 


 

2012

               

12.14.12
Daniel Grabois | Welcome

The Consequences of Sequences


12.14.12
Lloyd Smith

The Consequences of Sequences

 

12.14.12
Aurelie Rakotondrafara

The Consequences of Sequences


12.14.12
Kristen A. Bernard

The Consequences of Sequences



 

12.14.12
Matthew Banks

The Consequences of Sequences

12.14.12
Cello Performance

The Consequences of Sequences

  9.28.12
Mike Randall

Music to Our Ears


9.28.12
Jenny Saffran

Music to Our Ears

  9.28.12
Intro to Brahms Horn Trio

Music to Our Ears


9.28.12
Brahms HornTrio

Music to Our Ears

 

9.28.12
Matthew Banks

Music to Our Ears

 


 

Wisconsin Science Festival Presentations

2013

               

9.29.13
Sean Carroll

Brave Genius

9.29.13
Indian Music with Saaz 

 

9.28.13
The Preschool Genius-Teaching Math & Science
to Early Learners 

 

9.27.13
Vivian Torrence & Roald Hoffmann

Chemistry Imagined-Connecting Art and Science

 

9.26.13
SoundWaves

Eye and Ear of the Beholder

 

9.26.13
Ira Flatow

Science Is Sexy

 


 

2012

               

9.28.12
Mike Randall

SoundWaves
Music to Our Ears

 

9.28.12
Jenny Saffran

SoundWaves
Music to Our Ears

 

9.28.12
Intro to Brahms Horn Trio

SoundWaves
Music to Our Ears



 

9.28.12
Brahms HornTrio

SoundWaves
Music to Our Ears


9.28.12
Matthew Banks

SoundWaves
Music to Our Ears

 


 

Essential Topics Presentations

2014

               

9.23.14
Commercializing Campus-Produced Software

Part I: Intellectual property protection for software

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

2013

               

4.11.13
Introduction &
Opening Remarks

Academic Freedom & Innovation

 

 

4.11.13
Christopher Loss
Academic Freedom & Innovaton

 

 

4.11.13
Cynthia Miller-Idriss
Academic Freedom & Innovation

 

 

4.11.13
Mitchell Stevens
Academic Freedom & Innovation

 

 

4.11.13
Panel Discussion with
UW–Madison Experts & Guest Scholars

Academic Freedom & Innovation

 

 


 

2012

               

9.20.12
Sau Lan Wu

Discovery of the Higgs - the God Particle


 

4.12.12
Bob Stoll
Insights on the America Invents Act from a Former Patent Commissioner

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Gilson Series Presentations

2013

               

4.16.13
Eric Marteau D’Autry

From Wisconsin to the World: The Story of a Lab Super Hero

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

2012

               

3.21.12
Tim Gill

Social Marketing for Startups  

  3.6.12
Carl Vieth

Engineer Success from the Start
 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 


Science Café Presentations

2014

               

2.4.14
Who Sciences Harder?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

2013

               

6.12.13
A World Without Antibiotics
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

MathBio Presentations

2012

               

10.18.12
Sean Carroll

The Arrow of Time and the Evolution of the Universe
Keynote speaker at MathBio4: SCALE
Additional MathBio Videos


10.18.12
Sean Fain

Day One Welcome Remarks: Why MathBio?

10.18.12
David Krakauer

Overview of Scale in Mathematics and Life Sciences

10.18.12
C. David Page Jr.

Short Talks 1: Complexities of Scale

10.18.12
Christian Capitini

Short Talks 1: Complexities of Scale
  10.18.12
Christos Maravelias

Short Talks 1: Complexities of Scale

10.18.12
Karen Willcox

Model Reduction: Exploiting Structure in Large-Scale Complex Systems

10.18.12
Christopher Re

Panel 1: Storing, Retrieving and Managing Large-Scale Databases

10.18.12
Jignesh Patel

Panel 1: Storing, Retrieving and Managing Large-Scale Databases

10.18.12
Umberto Tachinardi

Panel 1: Storing, Retrieving and Managing Large-Scale Databases
 

10.18.12
Eftychios Sifakis

Short Talks 2: Scales of Structure and Organization

10.18.12
Darryl Thelen

Short Talks 2: Scales of Structure and Organization

10.18.12
Timothy Rogers

Short Talks 2: Scales of Structure and Organization

10.18.12
Jill C. Wildonger

Poster Session Highlights

10.19.12
Kevin Eliceiri

Imaging Across Scales


 

10.19.12
Sean Fain

Imaging Across Scales

10.19.12
Marisa Otegui

Nanoscale Imaging by Electron Tomography

10.19.12
Colin Dewey

Short Talks 3: Evolution and the Dimensions of Scale

10.19.12
John Pool

Short Talks 3: Evolution and the Dimensions of Scale

10.19.12
Nicole Perna

Short Talks 3: Evolution and the Dimensions of Scale


  10.19.12
Audrey Gasch

Short Talks 3: Evolution and the Dimensions of Scale

10.19.12
Sean Fain, Daniel Jackson & Ronald Sorkness

Panel 2: Imaging and Epidemiology—A Case Study

10.19.12
Eric Hoffman

Characterization of Presence, Distribution and Etiology of Pulmonary Pathophysiology via Quantitative CT

10.19.12
Sushmita Roy

Wrap of Sessions: Lessons Learned



Other Presentations

2013

               

9.12.13
Michelle Ciucci

Exploring Solutions for Parkinson's Disease

 

 

9.2.13
Marina Emborg

Exploring Solutions for Parkinson's Disease

 

 

9.12.13
Lily Cappelletti

Exploring Solutions for Parkinson's Disease

 

2.3.13
Jacqueline Gerhart

Saturday Science at Discovery | Chocolate Presentation

 

 

 


 

2012

               
6.12.12
Thought Leaders Summit pt. 1

6.12.12
Thought Leaders Summit pt. 2

  6.1.12
Dave Krakauer

Information Storage and Processing in Cells: Insights into Molecular Computation

  5.18.12
Patricia Flatley Brennan

Virtual Reality: Home Health & Imagination
 

5.11.12
Kaitlin Rienzo-Stack

Emerging Interface Award Series

5.10.12
Alexander Hanna

Emerging Interface Award Series



 

 

3.20.12
Carl Wieman

Taking a Scientific Approach to Science and Engineering Education