Research & Sponsored Programs

2022 WiRAN

We are excited for the Wisconsin Research Administrators Network Symposium that will take place on December 5-6, 2022 at Glacier Canyon Lodge in Wisconsin Dells .  

Registration is now open! The registration fee is $125 per attendee, and you are invited to register!

Be sure to reserve your room at the Glacier Canyon Lodge Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells by November 4, 2022. Single occupancy rooms are $90/night, or double, triple, or quadruple occupancy rooms are $119/night. To reserve your room(s), please call 800-867-9453 and tell them you are with Leader 967347. 

Click here to view the agenda

We have a great line up of panels, discussions, and speakers that include:

  • Johannes Britz – University of Wisconsin System Sr. Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs
  • Arvind Gopalratnam -  Executive Director, Milwaukee Bucks Foundation
  • Lisa Johsnon – CEO BioForward Wisconsin
  • Representatives from Workforce and Economic development, Compliance, and State and Federal Funding sources to name a few

Some of the topics include:

  • State & Federal Agencies
  • Working with your Foundation
  • Role of Research Offices in Workforce Economic Development
  • Working with Private Foundations
  • New to Research Administration-Its Greek to Me 
  • Principal Investigator Training Discussion
  • Research-Collaborating across the State
  • Handling of SBIR Grants at your Institution
  • Research Compliance – Hot Topics
  • Pre-award Hot Topics
  • Post-Award Hot Topics

We are grateful for University of Wisconsin-System, WiSys, and the Grants Resource Center for their sponsorship!

We look forward to seeing you at WiRAN 2022! 


Office of Research and Sponsored Programs
800 West Main Street
2243 Andersen Library
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790


Phone: 262-472-5212
Fax: 262-472-5214