Open Source: Showcasing Milwaukee's Engineering Culture

Wednesday, November 29th 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Broken Bat Brewing Co.
231 E. Buffalo St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202

The 2nd event in the Open Source series presented with NEWaukee

Go behind the scenes of Milwaukeews tech community! Each month we'll be exploring how companies around the city create a meaningful and positive culture in their organization.

The purpose of this is to discuss how we as people and organizations in the city can enable a culture of engineering and technology both in the workplace and out.

This revolving series includes the following:

  • Company leader discussing how they make their company's culture something all levels of a company can enjoy
  • Q&A where both the company leader and an employee living the culture will answer questions.
  • Complimentary food from a local Milwaukee restaurant.
  • Complimentary beverages, cocktails, or beer from local makers.


  • 5:30-6:30pm - Happy Hour
  • 6:30-7:00pm - Talk
  • 7:00-7:30pm - Discussion


John Ische is the president and CEO of Trisept Solutions, the technology company that powers the trusted VAX VacationAccess, Xcelerator, and Synapse travel products. He is a central figure in the evolution of the leisure travel technology powerhouse that it is today.

Joe Shomperlen has a passion for travel technology. He joined Trisept Solutions in October 2003 as an Application Software Developer and helped to build many of the systems that differentiate Trisept's travel merchandising platform today.