TechConnect World 2019
SBIR/STTR Spring Conference

Agency One-on-One Meeting Information

The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs are the nation's largest source of early stage, high risk research and development funding for small businesses. These programs provide more than $2.5 billion annually in competitive award-based resources enabling small businesses to develop new technologies and facilitate the commercialization of innovation. For more information on the SBIR/STTR program, please visit

US-based conference registrants have the opportunity to request One-on-One Meetings with SBIR/STTR program representatives from the 11 participating federal agencies, federal labs, and defense prime contractors. One-on-One Meetings provide a platform to discuss how your technology aligns with agency funding opportunities, and identify next steps for participating in the program. You are encouraged to prepare for meetings by reviewing agency program structures, technology areas of interest, funding opportunities, and SBIR Tutorials.

Steps to participate in the Agency One-on-One meetings:

1. Register for the conference here.
2. Conference registrants will receive an email invitation for advance One-on-One meeting sign ups from – please add to your approved email list
3. Follow your unique scheduling link

One-on-One Meeting Opportunities:

  • Air Force
  • BAE Systems - Electronic Systems (BAE)
  • Boeing - Defense Systems (BDS)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
  • Defense Health Agency (DHA)
  • Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
  • Department of Energy – Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (DOE – EERE)
  • Department of Energy (DOE)
  • Department of the Army (USA)
  • Department of Education
  • Department of the Navy - Naval Air Systems Command (USN - NAVAIR)
  • Department of the Navy - Naval Sea Systems Command (USN - NAVSEA)
  • Department of the Navy - Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (USN - SPAWAR)
  • Department of the Navy (USN - DON)
  • Department of Transportation
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC)
  • Frederick National Laboratory
  • Joint Science & Technology Office for Chemical & Biological Defense (CBD)
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Missile Defense Agency (MDA)
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NIH - NHLBI)
  • National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH - NIAID)
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
  • National Institutes of Health Office of the Director (NIH)
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
  • U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM)