National SBIR/STTR Conference

Gaylord Hotel and Conference Center at Washington, DC, National Harbor

May 15-17, 2017 | Washington, DC

Co-Located with

National Innovation Summit and Showcase
TechConnet World Innovation

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:
>> Register to Attend the Conference
>> Innovation/SBIR Showcase
>> Pre-Conference Half-Day Workshops
>> One-on-One Meetings with SBIR Agencies


2017 SPONSORS

Lockheed Martin

Boeing

 


2017 NATIONAL SBIR/STTR CONFERENCE SPEAKERS:

Linda McMahon Linda McMahon
SBA
JJoseph Shepard Joseph Shepard
SBA

John Williams John Williams
SBA


Manny OliverManny Oliver
US Department of Energy


Bob SmithBob Smith
US Navy
Chris Moran Chris Moran
Lockheed Martin Ventures


Scott DockumScott Dockum
U.S. Department of Agriculture

Mary Clague Mary Clague
National Institute of Standards and Technology

April Richards April Richards
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Larry Pollack Larry Pollack
Defense Threat Reduction Agency
Swati Chaturvedison Swati Chaturvedi
Propel(x)
Tina Kaarsberg Tina Kaarsberg
DOE¹s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
Charles Cleland Charles Cleland
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Thomas Piazza Thomas Piazza
SOCOM


Vince Garcia Vince Garcia
NOAA

Chris Moran Chris Moran
Lockheed Martin Ventures


Jim Greenwood Jim Greenwood
Greenwood Consulting Group, Inc.
Becky Aistrup Becky Aistrup
BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting
Ed Jameson Ed Jameson
Jameson & Company LLC
Matt Portnoy Matt Portnoy
National Institutes of Health
 

2017 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
Air Force
Air Force
 
Air Force SBIR/STTR
Air Force
SBIR/STTR
Army
Army
 
NAVY
Navy
 
CBD
Chemical and
Biological Defense
DARPA
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Defense Health Program
Defense Health
Program
Defense Logistics Agency
Defense Logistics Agency
DMEA
Defense
MicroElectronics
Activity (DMEA)
DTRA
Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
MDA
Missile Defense Agency (MDA)
 
NGA
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)
NASA
NASA
 
NSF
National Science Foundation
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
DoD IACs
Department of Defense Information Analysis Centers
CDC
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
EPA
US Environmental Protection Agency
DOT
US Department of Transportation
 

SBIR Supporting Partners

Arrowhead Center
Blackstone Launchpad
CIT
Greentown Labs
MTIP
Southern Tier
SBDC
Texas Tech University ORC
Village Capital
 

SBIR Sponsor & Host:

TechConnect