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June 19, 2018
Biocom - McGraw Conference Room
10996 Torreyana Road Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92121

NCI SBIR & STTR: Advancing the Commercialization of New Cancer Innovations

June 19, 2018

San Diego, CA

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Join NCI SBIR program director Christie Canaria for an information session on small business funding and commercialization resources! On June 19, Christie will be sharing information on SBIR and STTR funding from the NCI, as well as an array of commercialization programs offered at the NCI SBIR Development Center. She will cover topics including: 

  • Overview of SBIR/STTR eligibility requirements
  • NIH SBIR/STTR process and new cancer-focused grant funding opportunities from NCI
  • NCI SBIR/STTR initiatives such as the expanded I-Corps™ at NIH Program
  • New NCI Investor Initiatives to help NCI SBIR-funded companies to connect with investors, venture capitalists, strategic partners, and business leaders from the biotech and pharmaceutical industries
  • Practical strategies on how to successfully submit competitive research proposals

Christie will be available after the presenation to meet one-on-one with select companies. To be considered for a meeting slot, please contact Oscar Rodarte by June 8 with your name, company name, and a one-page executive summary of your technology. Each one-on-one meeting will last 15 minutes.



12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Lunch and Networking

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm – NCI SBIR & STTR: Advancing the Commercialization of New Cancer Innovations 

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm: One-on-one meetings with Dr. Canaria