SBIR Week in the Midwest Registration

SBIR Week in the Midwest Registration

SBIR Week in the Midwest – Illinois (Oct 19-22)

The 2020 SBIR Week in the Midwest is a virtual, collaborative outreach effort connecting entrepreneurs working on advanced technologies to the country’s largest source of early stage funding – the SBIR/STTR programs. Also known as America’s Seed Fund, the SBIR/STTR programs provide over $3.7 billion in funding to small businesses each year in a wide variety of technology areas.

 

This national outreach event provides attendees with an opportunity to hear directly from the participating federal agency program managers that administer over 5,500 new awards annually and to meet virtually one-on-one with program decision makers.

 

Events during the week include:

 

SBA/SBIR staff will follow-up via email to coordinate one-on-one meetings with agency program managers.

 

Those who register before Oct. 9 will be able to request partner meetings (limit 4). Oct. 15 is the deadline to make meeting requests.
Confirmed agency participants:
• Department of Health and Human Services - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
• DoD - Army SBIR
• DoD - Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
• DoD - Defense Health Agency (DHA)
• DoD - Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)
• DoD - Department of the Navy (DON)
• DoD - Joint Science and Technology Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JSTO-CBD)
• DoD - Missile Defense Agency (MDA)
• DoD – Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)
• DoD - Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD SBIR) 
• DoD - U.S. Air Force (USAF)
• Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC)
• National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 
• National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
• National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
• National Science Foundation (NSF)
• U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
• U.S. Department of Education (DoED)
• U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
• U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
• U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT)
• U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
• U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

 

Register below to receive virtual participation details for all events. For more event updates, be sure to visit our webpage here.

Participant Information

Participant Information

 

 

 

required4. Gender:

required4. Gender:

required5. Ethnicity:

required5. Ethnicity:

Contact Information

Contact Information

 

answer must be phone number with area code like 217-333-1000

 

 

 

 

answer must be a zipcode like 61864 or 61864-8180

 

required12. Please indicate your interest in requesting one-on-one meetings with federal agency program managers (limit of 4) on Thursday, October 22. SBA/SBIR staff will follow-up via email to coordinate. Those who register before Oct. 9 will be able to request partner meetings. Oct. 15 is the deadline to make meeting requests.

required12. Please indicate your interest in requesting one-on-one meetings with federal agency program managers (limit of 4) on Thursday, October 22. SBA/SBIR staff will follow-up via email to coordinate. Those who register before Oct. 9 will be able to request partner meetings. Oct. 15 is the deadline to make meeting requests.

Additional Information

required13. Type of business:

required13. Type of business:

Additional Information

required14. SBIR/STTR Award Experience (check all that apply):

required14. SBIR/STTR Award Experience (check all that apply):

required15. How did you hear about this event?

required15. How did you hear about this event?

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