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SBIR Week in Missouri - Primary Event Kickoff

Monday, October 19 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm • Organized By Missouri SBDC
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Monday, October 19

9:00am-2:00pm – SBIR Week Primary Event: Live panels & presentations from FLC and USPTO

 You do not need a web camera to participate. You can join by computer, Zoom app on your phone or dial from your phone like a regular call. There is no fee to attend this webinar

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SBIR Week in the Midwest connects entrepreneurs to the country's largest source of early-stage funding - the SBIR/STTR programs.

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.

The Missouri virtual event, hosted by the Missouri Small Business Development Centers (SBDC), and will provide 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.

SBIR Week in the Midwest: Missouri registration includes access to: (participants can attend any or all events on October 19 and 20)

 

 You do not need a web camera to participate. You can join by computer, Zoom app on your phone or dial from your phone like a regular call. There is no fee to attend this webinar

Monday, October 19

9:00am-2:00pm – SBIR Week Primary Event: Live panels & presentations from FLC and USPTO
3:00pm-4:30pm - Investor Funding Panel, Hosted by the Missouri SBDC and moderated by Jack Scatizzi, Executive Director of Missouri Technology Corporation.

Tuesday, October 20

8:30am-10:00am - What it Takes to Win: SBIR Award Panel, Hosted by the Missouri SBDC and moderated by Harry Arader, BioGenerator
10:15am-11:30am - Value Proposition Development & Presentation, Hosted by the Missouri SBDC.

Wednesday, October 21

SBIR Program Representative one-on-one meetings with participating agency representatives. This is by scheduled appointment only.
Registration required by October 15 at 9:00am CDT. Not all registrants may be eligible to schedule meetings. Limited appointments are available.

 


Host
Mike Adams
Missouri SBDC
(573) 882-3627
When
October 19 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm Add to my Calendar
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