Fueling the Future: From a real estate acquisition in St. Louis to AI in Madison

What is fueling Flyover Country innovation? In this weekly feature, we share a variety of announcements covering funding, acquisitions, exits, grants, and everything in between. Got something to celebrate? Click here to share your story.

  • UW-Madison spinout DataChat has raised a $4 million seed round led by Silicon Valley investors WRVI Capital and Nepenthe Capital. DataChat developed an AI interface—“Conversational Intelligence”—that enables businesses to analyze their data by talking to a chatbot.