Meet with NCI SBIR/STTR in Philadelphia: 11/17/15

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Meet with NCI SBIR & STTR in Philadelphia:
Funding and Support for Small Businesses and Researchers
Register Today!

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs (NCI SBIR & STTR) invite you to meet with the NCI SBIR Development Center at the NIH National Cancer Institute SBIR Workshop on Tuesday, November 17. Dr. Ming Zhao, from the National Cancer Institute will discuss current funding opportunities, tips on applying, and other federal resources available to researchers and small/startup businesses interested in translating their technologies into commercial products. One-on-one meetings are also available for all attendees.

Meet with NCI SBIR – Tuesday, November 17, 2015

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. ET
University City Science Center
3711 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104

The session will cover:

  • NIH/NCI SBIR Overview and Initiatives, as well as eligibility requirements.
  • NIH SBIR/STTR process and new cancer-focused grant funding opportunities from NCI.
  • NCI efforts to help NCI SBIR-funded companies to connect with investors, venture capitalists, strategic partners, and business leaders from the biotech and pharmaceutical industries.
  • Practical strategies on how to successfully submit competitive research proposals.

To reserve a one-on-one slot, send end a one-page document with the following information to mktgintern@sciencecenter.org.

1. A brief description of your technology
2. How you plan to use an SBIR award
3. Have you applied previously for an SBIR grant?
4. Do you have any pending or active SBIR awards?


11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Registration, Networking, & Lunch

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.: Presentation

2:00 -5:00 p.m.: One-on-One Meetings

Registration fees: Complimentary – Register Today!

For more information about the NCI SBIR & STTR Programs, please visit the website.

The SBIR & STTR Programs are NCI’s engine of innovation for developing and commercializing
novel technologies and products to prevent, diagnose, and treat cancer. The SBIR & STTR
Programs are government set-aside programs for domestic small businesses to engage in
research and development that has the potential for commercialization and public benefit.

Sign up to receive updates about SBIR & STTR funding opportunities at sbir.cancer.gov

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