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Network and learn about major programs, projects, and initiatives impacting downtown Madison.

What’s Up Downtown


Thursday, December 16, 2021 - 9:45 am - 11:00 am


Hybrid Event

In-Person: The Edgewater Hotel, 1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI 53703, 9:45-11:00am, program begins at 10:00am (limited capacity, registration required)

Virtual: Zoom, 10:00-11:00am


All DMI members are welcome to join us for the final “What’s Up Downtown” of the year. For this event we are excited to hold a special DMI year-in-review, featuring a timely recap of DMI’s advocacy and committee work in 2021!


  • Brenda González, Director of Community Relations, UW-Madison (Inclusiveness Committee Chair)
  • Peggy Gunderson, President & Brand Strategist, Strategic Brand Marketing (Quality of Life Committee Chair)
  • Megan Jerabek, Shareholder, von Briesen & Roper s.c. (Board Co-Chair)
  • Brian Lee, President, Revelation PR, Advertising & Social Media (Membership Development Committee Chair)
  • Chandra Miller Fienen (Challenge Committee Chair)
  • Morgan Ramaker, Executive Director, BCycle, LLC (Transportation Committee Chair)
  • Nathan Wautier, Shareholder, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c. (Board Co-Chair)


Virtual: To register to attend virtually on Zoom, click the ‘virtual registration’ button below.


In-Person: To register to attend in-person at The Edgewater Hotel, submit the form below. To attend in-person, you must be a DMI member and registration is required as space is limited. Individuals attending in-person are encouraged to bring their own nametags as they will not be provided at this event.



Per Public Health Madison Dane County order, everyone is required to wear a face covering or mask in any enclosed space open to the public and will be enforced at all indoor DMI events, meetings and gatherings.  DMI also strongly recommends everyone wear a face covering or mask at outdoor DMI events.  In addition, DMI is requiring photo ID and full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours to attend in-person.  In-person attendees may be subject to present and should be prepared to provide proof of vaccination or negative COVID-19 test AND photo ID. Individuals experiencing symptoms of sickness are asked to please not attend in-person.


Pay upon entry parking (cash-only) will be available on-site for $5.00/vehicle. To make entry and exit to the garage efficient, please bring cash. If the garage fills, additional parking is located in the City of Madison State Street Capitol garage located at 214 N. Carroll St. and standard parking rates apply. A limited amount of street parking may also be available. Metro TransitMadison BCycle, and bicycle transportation are options as well.

Thank You To Our Event Sponsors


Thursday, December 16, 2021
9:45 am - 11:00 am
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Hybrid Event

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