AGENDA At a Glance:
9AM-1PM: SBIR Road Tour -- One-On-Ones & Key Presentations/Panels
1-2PM: Working Lunch -- Planning and Writing an SBIR Proposal
2PM-4PM: Proposal Preparation Tips (NSF Focus)
4-6PM Networking Reception with Key Stakeholders
8:30AM-4:00PM: Optional NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Prep Workshop
The SBIR Road Tour presents attendees with an opportunity to meet One-On-One with reps from all participating SBIR/STTR agencies! While these special meetings are taking place, presentations by agencies and other key panels provide valuable information about agency missions, what makes each agencies SBIR program unique, tips on proposal prep, do's and don'ts from SBIR awardees, commercialization goals, why proposals fail, and MORE!
Agencies Invited to Attend Include:
Department of Defense (Amy, Navy, Air Force, DARPA, MDA, CBD) National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, Department of Energy, NASA, Homeland Security, Dept. of Transportation, Dept. of Education, NOAA, NIST, EPA, USDA, USPTO and FLC.
Registrants will be given the opportunity to sign up for one on one meetings in advance of the event. Final participating agencies, pre-event training recommendations, and quad chart instructions will be provided to registrants in advance of the conference.
December 17 Add-On NIH SBIR/STTR WORKSHOP: For those who may be developing life science/biotech/medical technologies, a low cost, full day NIH SBIR/STTR Proposal Prep workshop will take place on Dec 17. Presented by nationally recognized NIH SBIR consulting firm BBC ETC, this workshop provides in depth, step by step guidance on planning for and writing a Phase I SBIR/STTR to the National Institutes of Health.
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