Events Calendar

SBIR Road Tour

The Small Business Innovation Research program and its sister, Small Business Technology Transfer, together provide $2.5 billion annually in federal funding for research by small companies. West Virginia innovators can engage SBIR/STTR leaders face-to-face when the 2016 national SBIR Road Tour visits.

Who should attend? • Entrepreneurial university researchers • Small firms in the early stages of R&D of new products or services • Previous SBIR/STTR award winners interested in new funding opportunities If you or your company could use early-stage, non-dilutive research funding, this rare gathering of state and federal representatives – including SBIR program managers from several agencies – is an event you don’t want to miss. Federal agencies scheduled to participate - USDA - NIST - Air Force - Navy - NIH - DHS - DOE - SBA - USPTO During the event: • Get the scoop on SBIR/STTR directly from the funding agencies • Meet 1-on-1 with agency program managers to receive feedback on your research ideas and how they align with agency priorities • Glean tips from recent SBIR winners from West Virginia • Learn about state funding opportunities and resource providers WVU Media Innovation Center 62 Morrill Way Evansdale Crossing Building, 4th Floor Morgantown Registration & continental breakfast available starting at 7 am $30 - Includes lunch Pre-registration required
Date: 7/19/2016
Time: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM