TechConnect World 2019
SBIR/STTR Spring Conference
 

ABOUT THE SBIR CONFERENCE

SBIR/STTR programs are the nation's largest source of early stage / high risk R&D funding for small business. At this conference you'll learn how to participate and compete for funding in these two programs that encourage small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) and to commercialize your technological innovations.

NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

Interact with government SBIR/STTR program managers and staff, industry leaders and veteran SBIR/STTR awardees to learn how to access SBIR/STTR, build partnerships, and create successful commercialization strategies. Opportunities include Roundtable discussions, 1-on-1 meetings, and Conference sessions. SBIR Conference attendees receive online access to 1-1 SBIR Meeting Site.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

National SBIR Conference Attendees have several participation options. More information to be posted soon:

>> Submit Innovation - due Dec. 14
>> View 2018 SBIR Program


2018 SPONSOR

Boeing

 


2018 SBIR/STTR CONFERENCE SPEAKERS:

John Williams John Williams
SBA

Manny Oliver Manny Oliver
US Department of Energy

Anthony Aldrich Anthony Aldrich
U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)
April Richards April Richards
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Craig Owens Craig Owens
Lockheed Martin

Vince Garcia Vince Garcia
NOAA

Mary Clague Mary Clague
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Larry Pollack Larry Pollack
Defense Threat Reduction Agency

Jordan Reynolds Jordan Reynolds
Missile Defense Agency (MDA)

Susan Nichols Susan Nichols
DARPA

Jim Greenwood Jim Greenwood
Greenwood Consulting Group, Inc.
Becky Aistrup Becky Aistrup
BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting

Ed Jameson Ed Jameson
Jameson & Company LLC

Bob SmithBob Smith
US Navy

Matt Portnoy Matt Portnoy
National Institutes of Health
Becky Aistrup Brittany Sickler
U.S. Small Business Administration

 

2018 National Innovation Partners - Meet and Hear From:

DoE
Department
of Energy
DoD
Department
of Defense
NIH
National Institutes
of Health
NIST
National Institute
of Standards
and Technology
Army
Army
 
NAVY
Navy
 
CBD
Chemical and
Biological Defense
DARPA
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
FLC
Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer
USDA
US Department of Agriculture
DTRA
Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
MDA
Missile Defense Agency (MDA)
 
DHS
Department of Homeland Security
RE
Research & Engineering (ASD(R&E))
SOCOM
Special Operations Command (SOCOM)
SBA
US Small Business Administration
US Patent Office
US Patent and Trademark Office
NOAA
National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
NASA
NASA
 
CDC
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
EPA
US Environmental Protection Agency
NSF
National Science Foundation
NSF
Defense Health Agency
 

2018 SBIR Supporting Partners

Larta Institute
Santa Ana Chamber of Commerce