Innovation that Defines the Future

UW–Madison chancellor Rebecca Blank is visiting Boston with three of UW’s most brilliant professors to give alumni and friends like you a glimpse into the innovative, world-changing work that is being done at the university. A panel discussion will feature:

  • Barry Burden, who studies American politics and political methodology.
  • Tom Friedrich ’97, PhD’03, who directs a lab that studies pandemic viruses.
  • Rebecca Willett, who researches machine learning and signal processing.

Mike Knetter, president and CEO of the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association, will moderate the panel.

Event Details

Join faculty experts, alumni, and friends for a reception with drinks and hors d’oeuvres, followed by a moderated panel discussion.

  • 5:30 p.m. Registration
  • 6 p.m. Program
  • 7:30—8:30 Reception

Additional details are still to come.

Harvard Club of Boston
Back Bay Clubhouse

374 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02215

Questions? Contact Linda Grace at or 608-308-5400.