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Creating the Next: Defense Innovation Conference

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Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center

800 Spring Street Northwest

Atlanta, GA 30308

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CREATING THE NEXT: DEFENSE INNOVATION CONFERENCE

(CONFERENCE REGISTRATION MUST BE MADE IN ADVANCE. NO ON-SITE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.)


OVERVIEW:

This is a day-long event designed to benefit innovative small businesses - with priority given to small technology companies that have the potential to directly enhance achievement of DoD's mission.


WHAT WILL YOU LEARN:

By attending, you'll learn all about the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, the Rapid Innovation Fund (RIF), Other Transaction Authority (OTA), for phototype projects, and additional contracting vehicles aimed at attracting innovative companies to help the U.S. Department of Defense.


PRELIMINARY AGENDA ITEMS:

Registration and Networking Breakfast

Pledge of Allegiance, National Anthem

Welcome

Speakers TBD - Topics will include: DoD's Small Business Innovation Research ("SBIR") program, The Rapid Innovation Fund ("RIF") program, DoD Mentor-Protege Program and others.

Private Industry Panel: "What Prime Contractors want in a DoD Subcontractor"

Lunch and Networking (Included in Registration)

Four Concurrent Workshops - Topics will include: "Complying with DoD Cybersecurity Requirements," "Introduction to Government Contracting," "Tips on Finding DoD Subcontracting Opportunities", and "How to Successfully Market Your Business to the Government".


Sponsored by the Georgia Tech Procurement Assistance Center, the Advanced Technology Development Center at Georgia Tech, and the Enterprise Innovation Institute, with special assistance from the Defense Logistics Agency.


LOCATION:

Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center

800 Spring Street, NW

Atlanta, Georgia 30308

https://www.gatechhotel.com/directions.html


ACCOMODATIONS:

Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center, https://www.gatechhotel.com/rooms.html, 404-347-9440

Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel, https://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-rooms/atlbd-renaissance-atlanta-midtown-hotel/, 678-412-2400

Regency Suites Hotel, https://www.regencysuites.com/, 844-321-18522


PARKING:

Overnight parking $15 per night, Unlimited in and out access to the garage, an $18 pass is available.


The fee charged is a "sponsorship fee" and is the minimum amount anticipated necessary to cover food costs at the event.

While GEORGIA TECH is charging a "sponsorship fee" to attend this event, attending this event is optional, and there is no fee to take advantage of GTPAC's regular no-cost counseling services. For more details, visit: http://www.gtpac.org



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