Welcome all Innovators, Entrepreneurs, Small Technology Firms, and Researchers! The SBIR Road Tour is coming to Las Vegas!
University of Nevada Las Vegas is hosting the SBIR Road Tour on May 4, 2017. This is a great opportunity to:
- Discuss your technologies one-on-one with program managers (space limited)
- Network with industry experts
- Participate in guest panels where you can learn how to access funding.
Don't miss this amazing opportunity!
The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort bringing information and influencers of this non-dilutive technology funding opportunity directly to the states. The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs provide $2.5 billion annually in funding to small technology firms to advance technological discoveries and facilitate the commercialization of innovations. Together they represent America's Largest Seed Fund.
Program Managers attending this event are from all areas, including:
- Department of Agriculture (USDA)
- Department of Energy (DOE)
- Department of Health and Human Services - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
- National Science Foundation (NSF)
- Department of Defense - Air Force (USAF)
- Department of Defense - Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
- Department of Defense - Missile Defense Agency (MDA)
- Department of Defense – Navy (USN)
- Department of Defense - Special Operations Command (SOCOM)
- National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
- United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)
Registration will grant you full access to the event, including a light breakfast and lunch. Once registered, a link to schedule one-on-one meetings will be provided, so register early to get a spot!
Organization Hosts: UNLV's Office of Economic Development, Nevada Small Business Development Center at UNLV, Rob Roy’s Innevation Center, powered by Switch, and Ballard Spahr LLP.
Date: May 4, 2017
Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Rob Roy's Innevation Center, powered by Switch
6795 S Edmond St. Floor 3
Las Vegas, NV 89118
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