Foxconn Impact

Foxconn Purchases Downtown Racine Property to Support “Smart City” Initiatives across Wisconsin

To establish Foxconn Place Racine as a regional center for developing novel technologies and implementing innovative solutions to enhance quality of life

Racine, WI –  Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced the purchase of One Main Centre in downtown Racine, WI for the development of Foxconn Place Racine and Wisconn Valley Innovation Center.  Located at One Main Street, Foxconn Place Racine will encompass a state-of-the-art co-working space and become a model for smart city pilot programs that leverage and reflect the transformational technologies to be built and enabled by Foxconn. Together with the Wisconn Valley Science and Technology Park at Mount Pleasant, the center will connect businesses and higher education institutions within the region to help create an AI 8K+5G ecosystem in Wisconsin.

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Foxconn to Grow Wisconsin-based Ginseng Brand and Boost Ginseng Research and Market Development

Signs partnership agreement to support local jobs, Wisconsin’s ginseng industry and American ginseng market

Sets up joint venture for sales and development of American ginseng in China

Wausau, WI – Foxconn Health Technology Business Group (Foxconn) today signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Ginseng Board of Wisconsin (GBW) and Hsu’s Ginseng, the largest supplier of American ginseng in the United States, to jointly develop Wisconsin’s ginseng industry and grow Foxconn’s newly-established Wisconsin-based ginseng brand, Hong Seng. Foxconn’s partnership with the ginseng industry in Wisconsin will support hundreds of local jobs across the supply chain and boost the availability of American ginseng, which is known for its health benefits and is consumed around the world.

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Advocate Aurora Health, Foxconn, Johnson Controls, Northwestern Mutual Create $100 Million Venture Fund

The Wisconn Valley Venture Fund is a unique partnership among four leading companies to create one of the largest funds based in Wisconsin to drive innovation 

Milwaukee, WI — Advocate Aurora Health, Foxconn Technology Group, Johnson Controls and Northwestern Mutual will come together as equal partners to create the new $100 million Wisconn Valley Venture Fund. The early-stage venture capital fund will invest both nationally and globally, targeting transformative and interdisciplinary innovations in health care, technology, manufacturing and financial services.

$100 Million Foxconn Gift Launches Major New Partnership with UW-Madison

Agreement signed to establish Foxconn Institute for Research in Science and Technology and to pursue further collaboration in research, education and scientific outreach

Madison, WI – Foxconn Technology Group and its Chairman and Founder Terry Gou today announced plans to invest $100 million in engineering and innovation research at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, while also creating the framework for a science and technology institute that will collaborate closely with the company’s facilities in southeast Wisconsin.


Foxconn to Open Foxconn Place Chippewa Valley in Downtown Eau Claire

New Wisconn Valley Innovation Center and technology hub will create 150 high-tech jobs, expand company’s footprint to West Central Wisconsin, and accelerate development of AI 8K+5G ecosystem

Eau Claire, WI– Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced it is expanding its Wisconn Valley Innovation Network to West Central Wisconsin as part of its initiative to spur innovation, attract talent and connect with supply chain partners. To foster entrepreneurship, Foxconn will invest in and create a technology hub in the heart of Chippewa Valley through the acquisition of a historic office building and creation of innovation and test centers in downtown Eau Claire. The company plans to close on these properties later this year and open new operations in early 2019.

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Advocate Aurora Health, Foxconn Announce Comprehensive Health Collaboration

Racine County, WI - Advocate Aurora Health and Foxconn Health Technology Business Group announced today a multi-faceted collaboration focused on technology innovations and integration that will drive health care of the future and improve outcomes while lowering costs for individuals and employers.

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Foxconn to Expand Wisconn Valley Innovation Center Network to Green Bay, Wisconsin

Acquires landmark downtown building to accelerate development of AI 8K+5G ecosystem, create at least 200 high-tech jobs, and expand the ever-growing footprint of the Wisconn Valley technology hub to Northeast Wisconsin and the Fox River Valley

GREEN BAY, WI – Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced that it is expanding its new Wisconn Valley Innovation Network to Green Bay, Wisconsin as part of its initiative to foster and attract talent and connect with supply chain partners throughout the Badger state. Foxconn has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase a landmark property in Green Bay downtown, with a closing on the property and opening of the innovation center by Foxconn anticipated later this year.

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Foxconn Designates Downtown Milwaukee Building As North American Corporate Headquarters

Building Located at 611 E. Wisconsin Ave. Will Undergo Renovation, House More Than 500 Employees and Serve as Foxconn Innovation Center

MILWAUKEE, WI – Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced that it is establishing its North American Corporate Headquarters in downtown Milwaukee after closing on its purchase of a seven-story office building located at 611 E. Wisconsin Avenue. More than 500 employees will work at the building, which will also serve as a Foxconn Innovation Center. The center will work with startup companies and entrepreneurs to develop applications for AI 8K+5G display technology that Foxconn is creating.

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Foxconn and UW-Milwaukee Create New International Engineering Co-Op Program

Educational partnership to give Wisconsin students internship experience in Taiwan

MILWAUKEE – Foxconn Technology Group, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Chung Yuan Christian University signed an agreement Thursday to create an international co-op program in which UWM engineering students will study at the university in Taiwan and work at a Foxconn facility there before returning to UWM to complete their degrees.

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Foxconn Announces $1 Million "Smart City, Smart Future" Competition; Partners with Wisconsin Universities and Technical Colleges on Statewide Initiative

New Initiative Will Encourage Innovative Ideas from Students and Faculty for Smart Connected Cities and Systems to Better Serve Wisconsin

Kenosha, WI – Foxconn Technology Group (Foxconn) today announced a “Smart City, Smart Future” initiative in which the company will partner with higher education institutions statewide to seek out the best new ideas for the development of smart connected cities and systems throughout Wisconsin. Foxconn is committing $1 million over the next three years to this initiative, with the goal of tapping talent at public and private universities and colleges.

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