Computer sciences working group to advise on growth strategies

Chancellor Rebecca Blank has appointed two University of Wisconsin–Madison graduates with deep technology industry experience to lead a working group charged with assessing options to enhance computing education and research on campus.

They are Tom Erickson, technology entrepreneur and graduate of UW–Madison’s electrical and computer engineering program, and Michael Lehman, a Silicon Valley veteran who has recently served as UW–Madison’s interim CIO. Erickson and Lehman will head a group drawn from campus, alumni and industry.

Find more details in UW-Madison's news release.