Texas SBIR/STTR Conference 2006

Presented by the Research Valley Technology Alliance and co-hosted by The Research Valley Partnership in collaboration with the Texas A&M University Office of the Vice President for Research, the Texas A&M University System Office of Technology Commercialization, Bryan/College Station Chamber of Commerce, and numerous other sponsors.

Don’t miss the opportunity to attend this unique statewide conference benefiting entrepreneurs, inventors, economic development organizations, and researchers in academic institutions and the business community.  Annually, the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs of the U.S. government provide more than $2 billion to help ideas and concepts get to the marketplace.  Event participants can network with Program Managers from multiple federal departments and agencies, as well as obtain advice from SBIR/STTR award winners and experts on the effective usage of these programs.

Whether you’re new to SBIR/STTR programs or a multiple SBIR/STTR award winner, the conference sessions will enhance your overall ability to apply for and attract federal funds to commercialize your innovations.

Includes exclusive networking and one-on-one discussions with Program Managers from multiple Federal institutions.

Opportunity to access sage advice from the nations's preeminent advocate on the effective usage of the SBIR/STTR programs, Ann Eskesen.

Registration: www.rvta.net  Limited space event.  Early registration up to September 30, 2006 for $75.  Late registration after September 30, 2006 for $100. 

Map for Event Location:  http://bushlibrary.tamu.edu/map.html 

Speaker Keynote: Ann Eskesen

Innovation Development Institute

Organizer Charles Martinez


Tue, Oct. 17, 2006
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. US/Central


George Bush Presidential Library & Conference Center
1000 George Bush Drive West
College Station, TX 77845