NCI SBIR Program Director Kory Hallett is heading to Gainesville, FL for an information session at the University of Florida Clinical and Translational Science Institute. Attendees will learn about small business funding opportunities and commercialization resources available at the National Cancer Institute. Topics covered include:
Overview of SBIR/STTR eligibility requirements
NIH SBIR/STTR process and grant and contract funding opportunities from NCI and NCATS
NIH SBIR/STTR initiatives such as NIH Innovation Corps (I-Corps™) Team Training Program, Applicant Assistant Program, etc.
NCI Investor Initiative to help NCI SBIR-funded companies to connect with investors, venture capitalists, strategic partners, and business leaders from the biotech and pharmaceutical industries
10:00 – 10:30 a.m.: Registration Opens & Introductions
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.: Presentation / Q&A
12:00 – 12:30 p.m.: Start-Up Resources Panel
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.: Lunch and Networking
1:30 - 5:00 p.m.: 1-on-1 meetings for companies Pre-selected by NCI or NCATS
Following the presentation, selected companies will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with Kory Hallett. Please provide your name, company name, and a one-page non-confidential executive summary of your technology to be considered for a 30 minute one-on-one meeting. Submit your files here by Oct 15th.