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

2017 SBIR/STTR Program Day-At-A-Glance

Monday, May 15, 2017
9:00 Pre-Conference Training Workshops, Additional Registration Required
10:00 Coffee BreakPotomac Registration Hall
12:00 Lunch (on own), Expo Hall Opens
1:00 Pre-Conference Training Workshops, Additional Registration Required
4:00 Joint Networking Reception: TechConnect, National Innovation Summit, National SBIR/STTR Conference Expo Hall
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
8:30 National SBIR/STTR Conference Keynotes Potomac A
10:00 Coffee BreakPotomac Registration Hall
10:30 SBIR 101: The Basics Leaving the SBIR Nest- How to Leveraged SBIR Funding
11:40 R&D for a Public Purpose—The Granting Agencies Engaging Innovation Ecosystems
12:20 Networking Lunch (on own). Expo Hall OpensExpo Hall
1:20 SBIR/STTR Agency One-on-One MeetingsPotomac C/D
1:25 Show Me the Money—The Contracting Agencies Accepting Government Funding—Setting up an Auditing System, Accounting, and Avoiding Fraud Waste and Abuse
2:15 Innovating in Education Technology—Opportunities and Priorities Across SBIR Agencies Prime Time—Partnering with DoD Contractors
3:05 Seed Funding Health Technologies Patenting High Tech: Domestic and Global
3:50 DoD—Working with the Warfighter Recent Winners—If I Only Knew Then, What I Know Now
4:30 Joint Networking Reception: TechConnect, National Innovation Summit, National SBIR/STTR ConferenceExpo Hall
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
8:30 SBIR/STTR Agency One-on-One MeetingsPotomac C/D SBIR/STTR Agency Tabletop Displays Potomac Registration Hall
9:00 Agency Briefings: Department of Defense (DOD) Making the Sales Pitch—Insight & Best Practices Around Pitching Your Business Plan (9:00-10:00)
9:50Agency Briefings: Health and Human Services (HHS)
10:00Encouraging Innovation: Raising Awareness of SBIR/STTR on University Campuses
10:40Agency Briefings: National Science Foundation (NSF)
11:00Agency Briefings: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) When & How to go Global with Your High Tech Startup (11:00-12:00)
11:20Agency Briefings: Department of Energy (DOE)
11:45Agency Briefings: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
12:00Lunch (on own)
12:45Agency Briefings: Department of Commerce

SBIR: A Driver of Innovation, Jobs, and American Competitiveness

(12:45-2:00)

1:00Agency Briefings: United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
1:15 Agency Briefings: Department of Transportation
1:30 Agency Briefings: Department of Education
1:45 Agency Briefings: Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
2:10 Access to Capital & Surviving the Proverbial “Valley of Death"
3:00 Closing Reception & Poster Presentations: National SBIR/STTR Conference, TechConnect, National Innovation SummitPotomac Registration Hall


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

National Innovation Partners & Sponsors

Korusip
NSTXL
Fujifilm
TechOpp
Aerojet
Arkema
Boeing
Church & Dwight
Corning
Cummins
Eastman Chemical
Evonik
Henkel
Huntsman
Ingersoll_Rand
Lockheed Martin
LOreal
Magna
Michelman
Owens Corning
Panasonic
Praxair
Sabic
SAINT-GOBAIN
Shell
Sherwin Williams
UTC
Argonne
Business Sweden
ceatech
Clemson University
Innovate Hawaii
InvestInSkane
Iowa State University
korusip
KYUNGPOOK National University
NASA
New Jersey Innovation Institute
PolyU
SungKyunKwan University
UCI
University Of Melbourne
University Of Minnesota
UCSB
 

SBIR Sponsor & Host:

TechConnect