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SBIR Road Tour

Time:

Start: 07/18/2017
End: 07/18/2017

Description:

The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort to convey the non-dilutive technology funding opportunity provided through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.

Federal and State Program Managers representing $2.5 billion in early stage funding have been invited to present at a series of events to technology entrepreneurs and innovation supporters from across the United States.

This event is a coveted opportunity for those involved in the advanced technology communities, including women-owned and minority-owned firms.
If you’re an innovator, entrepreneur, researcher, or small technology firm, take advantage of this coveted local opportunity to hear directly from federal agency program managers, and meet one-on-one with program decision makers.

Agenda Highlights Include:

  • Learn how to access local and state resources available to innovators, researchers, and technology entrepreneurs;
  • SBIR Agencies Funding Priorities Overviews

Engaging Panel Sessions:

  • Seed funding your Idea through SBIR
  • Inside the Head of an Evaluator: Lessons Learned and Common Mistakes
  • Technology Alignment, Opportunities, and Funding from the Warfighter (Defense focused)

Meet One-on-One with SBIR/STTR Program Managers, including:

  • Department of Agriculture (USDA)
  • Department of Energy (DOE)
  • Department of Health and Human Services – National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Department of Defense – Air Force (USAF)
  • Department of Defense – Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
  • Department of Defense – Missile Defense Agency (MDA)
  • Department of Defense – Navy (USN)
  • Department of Defense – Special Operations Command (SOCOM)
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Location:

The Park Hotel
22 S. Carroll St.
Madison, Wisconsin USA

More Information:

Margaret Ramey, (414) 227-3165, margaret.ramey@uwex.edu

Cost:

$35.00