INNOVATION SUMMIT

The Department of Defense (DoD) SBIR/STTR Innovation Summit will bring together small businesses, Federal program manager, Defense representatives, experts, and local organizations who have a vested interest in driving innovation through the SBIR and STTR programs.

Register Today!

Wednesday December 12th
8:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Albuquerque Convention Center:
401 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

INNOVATION SUMMIT

The Department of Defense (DoD) SBIR/STTR Innovation Summit will bring together small businesses, Federal program manager, Defense representatives, experts, and local organizations who have a vested interest in driving innovation through the SBIR and STTR programs.

The slides to be used during the Summit will be available for download soon.

Attend

The Innovation Summit’s line-up features powerful speakers, informative panels, access to private one-on-one time with the decision-makers, updates on the upcoming DoD SBIR/STTR topics, and more.

Wednesday December 12th, 2018. 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Stay Informed

The NM FAST program publishes a monthly SBIR/STTR newsletter which highlights SBIR/STTR events, webinars, and conferences; provides agency updates; promotes additional funding opportunities of interest to SBIR/STTR applicants; and more.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

Wednesday December 12th, 2018

8:00AM TO 6:00PM

8:00 A.M.

8:30 A.M.

8:45 A.M.

9:30 A.M.

10:45 A.M.

11:00 A.M.

12:15 P.M.

1:00 P.M.

2:15 P.M.

5:15 P.M.

5:30 P.M.

6:00 P.M.

Registration

Welcome

Keynote

Panel: Working With Primes

Break

Panel: Follow-on Funding

Lunch

Panel: SBIR/STTR Tips and Tricks

DoD Topics

Why Innovation Matters

Closing Remarks

After-Hours Reception

After-Hours Reception

Join us for light refreshments and networking

Stay tuned for more information


One-on-one sessions will be available throughout the day

The topics for BAA release 19.1 (SBIR) and 19.A (STTR) will be found below when released:

Speakers

Stay tuned for more information

Rapid Fire Pitches

Stay tuned for more information

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Event Logistics

Where is the closest airport?

The Albuquerque International Sunport is only ten minutes away from the Convention Center.

When and where will the SBIR/STTR Innovation Summit be held?

The summit will take place Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at the Albuquerque Convention Center. 401 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

I’m coming from out-of-town. What hotels are close to the Convention Center?

Hotels within walking distance of the Albuquerque Convention Center:

Hotels located near the Albuquerque International Sunport (airport), within 10-minute drive of the Albuquerque Convention Center

Where can I park?

The Albuquerque Convention Center is connected to 1,500 convenient parking spaces. Primary parking is available at the Convention Center garage (Martin Luther King Blvd & Broadway), with overflow parking available at the Civic Plaza garage (Marquette & 3rd St.). Event parking in these garages is $6.00 per vehicle, without in/out privileges.

Additionally, there are numerous other public parking garages and parking lots available throughout downtown close to the Center. Parking fees vary. Please refer to the posted parking fees at each garage or lot.

Registration

When does registration open?

Registration is open now.

Where do I register?

Please visit Eventbrite to register.

Is there a fee to attend the SBIR/STTR Innovation Summit?

Yes, there is a $35 registration fee. The fee includes refreshments and lunch.

How do I register for one-on-one sessions?

We will send out sign-up information to all registered attendees prior to the event.

Can I register at the door?

No, all registrations must be made in advance.

If I cannot make it, is my registration transferable?

Yes, as long as we are notified 48 hours in advance.

Why You Should Attend

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in pursuing or applying for SBIR/STTR funding.

The event highlights the DoD. Will the event be pertinent if I’m interested in applying to a different agency?

Yes! The event will highlight panels that will provide information pertinent to any SBIR/STTR funding agency.

Contact Information

I am with the media and would like to do a story. Who should I contact

Thanks in advance! Please contact Dana Catron at dderego@ad.nmsu.edu

Who can I contact if I have a question?

Contact Dana Catron, Program Manager for NM FAST. She can be reached at 505-469-8411 or dderego@ad.nmsu.edu.

Sponsors

Summit

Albuquerque Convention Center. 401 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Contact Us

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This event is an initiative of the NM FAST Partnership Program, which is funded in part by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

NMSU is an equal opportunity institution. For disability accommodation, please contact Arrowhead Center, (575) 646-6120, arrowheadcenter@nmsu.edu