NIH is glad to announce that the 15th Annual SBIR/STTR conference WILL STILL TAKE PLACE in Sioux Falls, South Dakota on October 28 – 30, 2013. With the conference less than two weeks away, the early-bird registration rate of $345 has been extended through October 28th to accommodate anyone that was affected by the government shutdown.
Don’t miss this exciting and informative opportunity to network with NIH SBIR staff and receive answers to your specific questions. NIH will have representatives from various institutes and centers (ICs) as well as the NIH administrative office.
Visit the conference websiteand check out the 2013 agendafor more specifics about speakers, session offerings and travel arrangements. The conference will include three tracks “Navigating through SBIR/STTRs,” “Circumventing the Hurdles,” and “Path to Commercialization.”
Attend this Conference to:
Learn about the three different phases of the SBIR and STTR programs, and the technical assistance programs offered to NIH SBIR/STTR awardees.
- Network with NIH staff representing most NIH Institutes and Centers through one-on-one meetings.
- Discover previously NIH-funded SBIR and STTR projects during the poster session.
- Find out effective strategies for pitching to investors and developing strategic partnerships with healthcare organizations and corporations.
Conference Countdown – 11 days
The wide variety of topics offered make this conference ideal for SBIR newcomers, Phase I companies looking to advance to Phase II, and Phase II companies looking for commercial assistance, strategic partnership and investors.