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Conference Program

What will you learn? 

At this conference you will learn about key facets of the federal SBIR/STTR (Small Business Innovation Research/Small Business Technology Transfer) programs, and how the programs fit within the innovation ecosystem.  


Conference highlights include:

  • Meet one-on-one with federal program managers
  • Hear from government, industry and academic experts on successful commercialization strategies
  • Learn how to successfully submit competitive research proposals
  • Learn about cutting-edge technology opportunities in defense, agriculture, energy, health and more
  • Use our networking and meeting scheduling software to pre-schedule meetings with attendees including federal program managers, technology entrepreneurs, large company representatives, and researchers
  • Attend pre- and post conference sessions on SBIR 101, licensing and commercialization, and biofuels 

Conference Agenda

Session Descriptions

Keynote Speaker Bios

Speaker Bios



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