News & Events

// Chemical & Biological Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Engineering advances among top innovations in WARF competition

Technical advances from College of Engineering faculty and affiliates were among the top inventions in the 2019 WARF innovation competition. A team of Biochemistry Assistant…

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// College of Engineering

Message from Dean Ian Robertson, Oct. 26, 2019

An article published online today by the Wisconsin State Journal recounts the tragic death of an engineering graduate student in 2016. As the dean and…

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// College of Engineering

New accelerated Master of Science in Design + Innovation engages five disciplines, sparks creativity, excites employers

The new University of Wisconsin–Madison accelerated Master of Science in Design + Innovation gives new meaning to collaboration. Combining expertise from five schools and colleges…

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Special Events and Seminars

For the CBE Seminar Series and upcoming events, please see our seminar schedule.


For information on our special lectures:

Hougen Programs

Hougen (Dumesic) Symposium

Bird/Stewart/Lightfoot Programs
Founders’ Lectures


Previous special events:
Bob Bird’s Birthday Symposium and Banquet
Ed Lightfoot Celebration: Symposium and Banquet