Ideadvance is housed in The Center for Technology Commercialization. There, a team of experienced professionals provides one-on-one assistance to early-stage technology businesses throughout Wisconsin. Center consultants have more than 60 years of combined experience and have collaborated in acquiring more than $100 million in federal and other funding for their clients. Ideadvance awardees also benefit from deep expertise within the WI Small Business Development Center Network (SBDC).
CTC and Ideadvance are supported by the University of Wisconsin System and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC). We are a part of the UW-Extension Division for Business and Entrepreneurship.
Dr. Yamben has worked with over 30 UW System faculty, staff and student entrepreneurs to prepare competitive Ideadvance proposals and to provide support as they work through Lean Startup best...