SBIR Gira Nacional


El 2016 SBIR Road Tour is coming to Arkansas on April 19. This is a rare chance to hear details about the Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs directly from agency representatives and engage in one-on-one sessions with agency program managers to gather feedback on your project ideas.

sbir-road-tour-logoWho should participate:

  • Innovators
  • empresarios
  • Los investigadores
  • University Offices of Research and Sponsored Programs
  • Small technology-based companies

ASBTDC will host the tour stop at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. The afternoon session will include presentations and panel discussions by Arkansas resource providers and past awardees.

The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort to convey the non-dilutive technology funding opportunity provided through SBIR/STTR. The programs annually provide $2.5 billion in funding to small advanced technology firms to spur new technological discovery and facilitate commercialization of innovations. The tour will visit 15 estados, and Arkansas is the first stop.

Federal agencies scheduled to participate:

  • Ministerio de agricultura
  • Departamento de Energía
  • Departamento de Seguridad Nacional
  • Nacional de Aeronáutica y del Espacio
  • Institutos Nacionales de Salud
  • Fundación Nacional para la Ciencia
  • Departamento de la Marina
  • Departamento de la Fuerza Aérea
  • Agencia de Defensa de Misiles

Para obtener más información, contacto Rebecca Norman en 501.683.7700 or

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