Grants for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - SBIR/STTR 2014 Fall workshop
Thursday, August 28, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Anyone interested in learning more about Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Technology Transfer (STTR) reseach grant program, including small business owners, researchers, state and local government representatives, and academics are welcome.
In this workshop attendees will learn about organizing a hypothesis, work plan and budget for SBIR/STTR proposals. Attendees will also learn about the SBIR/STTR program with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and about the SBIR/STTR program with Department of Defense (DOD) - Air Force. Presentations for this workshop will be done via webinar. Presentations will be only available to people register for the event.
The following is the agenda:
7:30 to 8:00 am - Sign in
8:00 to 8:45 am - Making your proposal competitive - Part I (Rodriguez)
9:00 to 11:30 am - Webinar - Developing a cohesive hypothesis, work plan and budget (Greenwood)
11:30 to 11:45 am - Break
11:45 to 1:00 pm - Lunch and Panel Discussion
1:15 to 2:15 pm - Webinar - Department of Homeland Security SBIR/STTR program (Barros)
2:30 to 3:30 pm - Webinar - U. S. Air Force SBIR/STTR program (Sikora)
3:45 to 4:30 pm - Making your proposal competitive - Part II (Rodriguez)
4:30 to 5:30 pm - Networking Reception
Event Cancellation Policy: Event cancellations must be received prior to NOON two business days before the luncheon/event to receive a full refund. If you would like to send a substitute, you are welcome--just be sure to contact the event coordinator.
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PLEASE CONTACT Marisol U. Rodriguez
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When & Where
Nebraska Business Development Center - Technology Commercialization
NBDC technology commercialization team assists companies, investors, scientists, university researchers and entrepreneurs that have the potential to bring innovative technologies to the commercial marketplace. Consultants provide services including market research, startup advice, business planning, stakeholder engagement, and funding guidance. Special emphasis will be on providing assistance with the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR/STTR) grant program.