Hero of the Week: Dr. Kyana Young, Marquette University Strategic Innovation Fund

Hero of the Week: Dr. Kyana Young, Marquette University Strategic Innovation Fund Posted by Erin Bloodgood from Shepherd Express on May 15, 2018 Dr. Kyana Young, a postdoctoral fellow at Marquette University (MU), began working in the Global Water Center in 2016. With a background in environmental engineering, Young’s passion is finding solutions for safe… Read More

TWC names two to Pilot Program

The Water Council today named two water technology projects as winners of its 2016 Pilot Program as part of a partnership with the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District and the Fund for Lake Michigan. The winners include Veolia Water Milwaukee and OptiRTC, Inc. and Solar Water Works. Rain:Net powered by Opti is designed to actively control… Read More

BREW freshwater accelerator names next startup class

Now in its third year, The Water Council’s BREW seed accelerator has named its next round of freshwater technology startups. Backed by the state’s Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. and hosted inside Milwaukee’s Global Water Center, The BREW (Business Research Entrepreneurship in Wisconsin) drew applicants from around the country and globe. Each will receive $50,000 in… Read More