Made in Wisconsin

Made in Wisconsin: Zendesk

March 7 - 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Zendesk, 25 W. Main Street #800, Madison, WI
Cost: $15 – 35

Attend this Made in Wisconsin event to learn more about and meet the people behind Zendesk, a customer-service software company that empowers organizations to improve their customer engagement. Founded in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 2007, the startup moved its headquarters to San Francisco in 2009. In 2013, Zendesk opened its Madison office — its second-largest location — where it employs nearly 300 people. You’ll enjoy an exclusive tour and gain insight into an innovative, growing company that’s filled with Badgers! Following the tour, hear from UW–Madison’s professor Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau from the Department of Computer Sciences on “The Future of Computing and Data at UW–Madison.” Register today — capacity is limited!

6 p.m. Check-in and reception
6:45 p.m. Welcome and tours
8 p.m. UW–Madison’s Department of Computer Sciences presentation
8:45 p.m. Q & A
9 p.m. Program closes


Young alumni (2009–18) $15 per person
WAA members $25 per person
Nonmembers $35 per person

Cost includes hors d’oeuvres, beverages, tour, and program.


You may park at the 25 West Main underground parking garage located at 122 West Doty Street. Street parking also is available. Made in Wisconsin events, held four times each year, provide opportunities for alumni to stay engaged with UW–Madison and fellow Badgers — all while learning about Wisconsin businesses with ties to the university. Questions? Contact Stephanie Wallace ’05 at or 608-308-5528.

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