The Role of the University in Economic Growth Presented By: Aaron Olver, Managing Director, University Administration/Student Services
The University of Wisconsin – Madison has a special and vital role to play in fostering economic prosperity in Wisconsin. Please join us for the Economic Development Update to learn more from Aaron Olver on this subject
About the Speaker: Aaron Olver
Aaron Olver is the Managing Director of the University Research Park. Established in 1984, University Research Park, a University of Wisconsin-Madison affiliate, is an internationally recognized research and technology park that supports early-stage, and growth-oriented businesses in a range of sectors, including engineering, computational and life sciences. Olver previously served as Wisconsin Secretary of Commerce and City of Madison Director of Economic Development. He has an undergraduate degree from UW-Madison and a graduate degree from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.