Is your company/technology a candidate for federal R&D funding through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) SBIR/STTR programs? The two programs award over $2.6 billion in high risk R&D funding annually to qualified small companies. Similar to other NIH grant proposals, the process can be daunting, but the impact of receiving millions in non-dilutive funding to advance your IP to the marketplace is worth the effort!
Learn more about SBIR/STTR funding from nationally recognized expert and former research scientist, Michael Kurek, Ph.D., MBA. Dr. Kurek will cover program essentials to be competitive for NIH funding. The workshop will cover:
March 2, 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.: GCCRI, Classroom 2.150, Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute, 8403 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229
March 3, 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.; Briscoe Library, Howe Conference Room (5th floor), The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr., MSC 7940
March 3, 12:15 – 4:00 p.m.: slots available for one-on-one consultations. Room location to be noted with reservation confirmation.
LIMITED SPACE. REGISTER NOW: firstname.lastname@example.org
About the Presenter:
Michael Kurek, PhD, MBA, Sr. Principal Consultant, BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting (BBCetc)
Over his 35-year career, Michael Kurek has excelled in diverse roles in the product development process: research scientist, project leader, product manager, marketing & sales executive, and consultant to technology entrepreneurs. Prior to joining BBCetc in 2001, Michael held senior management positions in marketing, sales and business development for a number of life science companies – two of which completed successful IPOs. He earned a PhD in Genetics from Florida State University and an MBA from Boston University.