Tesla lawyer tells Madison startups to expect ‘resistance’ from the status quo

A UW-Madison alum who’s now a lawyer at Tesla Motors warned Madison startup leaders they’ll face a lot of resistance as they try to disrupt their more established competitors.

Forward Fest

Join fellow entrepreneurs, nerds, designers, geeks, hackers, foodies, and creative professionals from the Midwest in an 8-day celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship.

5 Forward Festival events you may want to check out

The Forward Festival, an annual event centered around connecting entrepreneurs in the Madison area, returns this Thursday with its most expansive agenda yet. Here are some events you may want ...

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Doyenne 5x5x5

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Edible Startup Summit

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Badger Startup Summit

An event connecting Wisconsin entrepreneurs everywhere to share contacts, experiences and advice.

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Tech town square

Among the annual events aimed at raising Madison’s profile as a hub of one kind or another is Forward Fest, a multi-day federation of events relating to entrepreneurship, from ideas and inspiration to investment and innovation.

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Art and technology make not-so-strange bedfellows at Forward Fest

In ways like never before, the lines between art and technology are being blurred. So much so, that it’s one of the topics being presented at this year’s Forward Festival,

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FaB Wisconsin to run second accelerator class

FaB Wisconsin, a food and beverage industry cluster, plans to launch a second accelerator class in 2017 with a call for applicants planned for later this year.

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A definitive guide to coworking spaces in Madison

The evolution of coworking in Madison and a guide to the spaces that are currently available.

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15 Madison startup leaders to follow

StartingBlock’s Scott Resnick identifies some Madison leaders who are worth paying special attention to in order discover popular events, startup activities, and read the pulse of the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

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Millennials can’t keep up with Boomer entrepreneurs

New study finds that Boomer entrepreneurship is booming.

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