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February 22, 2017 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Director Amir Rahbar for an info session on funding opportunities and application guidelines.

January 23, 2017 9:00 AM - January 25, 2017 6:00 PM

Join NCI SBIR program directors at Precision Medicine World Conference 2017 in Silicon Valley!

December 8, 2016 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Join us for I-Corps at NIH informational webinar on December 8, 2016 from 12:30 to 1:30 PM! Learn about the how the program is structured, what benefits SBIR companies have received from participating, and how to apply for the upcoming cohort from I-Corps at NIH alum, instructors, and program staff.

November 27, 2016 - December 2, 2016

Get a chance to discuss your project in person with NCI SBIR Program Directors at RSNA 2016 Annual Meeting.

November 15, 2016 7:00 AM - November 17, 2016 4:50 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR at the 18th HHS SBIR/STTR Conference in November!

October 18, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join NCI SBIR I-Corps experts for an online open-air I-Corps at NIH Q&A session!

October 12, 2016 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Director Patricia Weber at UC Irvine for information session on NCI SBIR funding programs and resources.

October 5, 2016

NCI SBIR Program Director Patricia Weber will be presenting NCI SBIR funding program at Center for Innovative Technology in Richmond, VA.

September 30, 2016 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Director Todd Haim at NIH & NSF SBIR Programs Information Session in North Brunswick, NJ.

September 30, 2016 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Join NCI SBIR Program Director Jian Lou for a presentation of current and new funding opportunities available at NCI SBIR.

September 29, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Director Todd Haim at the Alexandria Center for Life Science in New York, NY!

September 28, 2016 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Join NCI SBIR Program Manager Christie Canaria for informational webinar on the I-Corps at NIH entrepreneurship program.

September 20, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Tune into informational webinar on NCI SBIR funding program with NCI SBIR Program Director Ming Zhao.

September 20, 2016 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

NCI SBIR Program Director Xing-Jian Lou will be presenting NCI SBIR funding program in Houston, TX.

September 13, 2016 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Director Ming Zhao at SBIR info session in Seattle, WA!

September 13, 2016 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Learn about SBIR/STTR funding opportunities from the experts at RESI Boston 2016.

September 12, 2016 9:00 AM - 10:30 PM

NCI SBIR Program Director Greg Evans will present NCI SBIR funding opportunities and other resources at Washington State University.

September 7, 2016 11:00 AM - September 8, 2016 4:30 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Directors Deepa Narayanan and Jonathan Franca-Koh in Research Triangle Park, NC!

September 7, 2016 - September 8, 2016

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Staff Kory Hallett at NIH Multi-IC Small Business Workshop in Texas!

September 7, 2016 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Director Todd Haim for an info session on new and current funding opportunities.

September 7, 2016 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Meet with the National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research (NCI SBIR) in Baltimore, MD! NCI SBIR Program Manager Christie Canaria will be presenting funding opportunities and other types of applicant and awardee resources available through NCI SBIR Development Center.

September 6, 2016 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

NCI SBIR Program Director Patricia Weber will be presenting SBIR funding opportunities and resources at a SoCalBio Workshop on September 6, 2016.

September 1, 2016 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Join NCI SBIR Program Director Patricia Weber for an info session on SBIR/STTR funding resources!

September 1, 2016 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR Program Director Deepa Narayanan in Indianapolis on September 1, 2016!

August 31, 2016 12:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Join us at JLABS in Cambridge, MA on August 31, 2016! NCI SBIR Program Staff Jonathan Franca-Koh and Christie Canaria will be presenting new funding opportunities and other SBIR resources designed to help applicants and awardees.

August 24, 2016

NIH is hosting a pre-proposal conference via webinar on August 24, 2016 at 2:00 PM EDT. This is an informational webinar on PHS 2017-1 solicitation and the new electronic contract proposal submission (eCPS) website.

August 8, 2016 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research (NCI SBIR) Development Center invites you to an information and networking event at QB3@953 in San Francisco, CA.

July 14, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join NCI SBIR, NCATS, NINDS, and BIO for a special SBIR/STTR program webinar for women entrepreneurs and researchers in biotech!

July 11, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research (NCI SBIR) Development Center invites you to “NIH Day” on-site webinar from 9 AM on Monday, July 11, 2016 at your nearest Kentucky Innovation Network Offices across the state.

June 7, 2016 2:00 PM - June 9, 2016 3:00 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR program directors and hear about NCI SBIR/STTR funding opportunities and other awardee resources at BIO 2016.

June 6, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Are you going to ASCO 2016? Then come to booth #5053 on June 6 to meet with NCI SBIR program director Deepa Narayanan at her Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) 101 session!

May 24, 2016

Meet with the National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research (NCI SBIR) Development Center at the National SBIR/STTR Conference on May 24, 2016 in Washington, DC. 1:1 meetings are available through online registration on the conference website.

May 11, 2016 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us for the Funding & Resources for the Translation of Innovative Technologies session at the 2016 New York BIO Annual Meeting on Wednesday, May 11, 2016.

May 10, 2016 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research (NCI SBIR) Development Center is coming to Indiana! NCI SBIR director Michael Weingarten will be delivering a keynote presentation at the Indiana Health Industry Forum (IHIF) 2016 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Attend the keynote session to learn more about the range of federal funding opportunities available through NCI SBIR and also the valuable resources to help small cancer tech businesses advance towards commercialization.

May 5, 2016 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

NCI SBIR program director Todd Haim, Ph.D. will be at the University of South Florida for a special SBIR/STTR session on May 5, 2016.

April 19, 2016 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

The session will highlight valuable resources provided through the NCI SBIR Development Center and also provide case studies of two companies--Dekk-Tec, Inc., and RefleXion Medical, Inc.--and how they benefitted from the program.

April 18, 2016 10:15 AM - April 19, 2016 11:30 AM

Are you attending the AACR 2016 Annual Meeting? Then mark your calendars to meet with NCI SBIR program staff! Four staff from the NCI SBIR Development Center will be holding 30 minute expert sessions at booth #1012. Don't miss this opportunity to hear about the program directly from actual program staff. If you have questions regarding the Meet the Expert sessions, send us an email at NCISBIR@mail.nih.gov.

March 30, 2016 9:00 AM - 11:45 AM

NCI SBIR Development Center Program Director Patricia Weber, DrPH, will be leading a seminar at the 2016 SBM Annual Meeting. The meeting will focus SBIR/STTR funding opportunities available at the NCI and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), as well as how to effectively present your technology through successful elevator pitches. Click the calendar icon and save the date!

March 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs (NCI SBIR & STTR) invite you to an information and networking event on Thursday, March 10. Our program director Xing-Jian Lou, Ph.D. will be presenting at the event, covering SBIR/STTR funding information and other opportunities available at the program. In addition, Dr. Lou will be holding one-on-one meetings with pre-approved companies. Registration is available online until March 9 or onsite on March 10. Please contact Christie Canaria by February 25 to be considered for a one-on-one meeting.

March 3, 2016 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Register today to join NCI and CSBA (BIO) on March 3 for a webinar on how NCI can support small businesses and technology transfer organizations as they develop and discover new therapies and diagnostics to help move bench research to clinical practice and commercialization. The webinar is free and open to BIO members and other interested small businesses, research organizations, and venture-backed companies.

March 3, 2016

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Programs (NCI SBIR & STTR) invite you to attend the luncheon keynote presented by the NCI SBIR Development Center program director Dr. Andrew Kurtz at the Bio Utah Entrepreneur & Investment Life Science Summit on Thursday, March 3. Dr. Kurtz will introduce the funding opportunities available at SBIR, application processes, and training and education resources available to researchers and startup businesses interested in propelling business growth.

March 2, 2016 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Meet with NCI SBIR & STTR program staff Christie Canaria, Ph.D., at the "NCI SBIR & STTR: Funding, mentoring & networking assistance for next-generation cancer technologies" session on Wednesday, March 2, 2016!

March 2, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Accelerating Innovation: Funding for Women Entrepreneurs in Biotechnology and Healthcare
Join NIH SBIR representatives on a webinar on Wednesday, March 2 about programs and funding opportunities that support women-owned small businesses and women in research and technology transfer organizations.

March 1, 2016 9:00 AM

Join us at the the NCI SBIR & STTR: Advancing the Commercialization of New Cancer Innovations session on Tuesday, March 1!

February 22, 2016 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Program (NCI SBIR & STTR) is coming to Florida!

February 18, 2016 12:00 PM

The NIH is holding an I-Corps Office Hour Q&A session with an I-Corps instructor on February 18. If you would like to get your I-Corps questions answered, please register here.

February 4, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Hear firsthand how I-Corps™ at NIH can help your small business improve commercialization preparedness. This interactive panel features participants from the pilot I-Corps™ at NIH program to share their experiences and answer your questions. 

January 4, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join NCI SBIR AAAS Fellow Kory Hallett for a presentation about how NCI SBIR/STTR programs have helped small businesses with funding awards that help advance cancer research.

November 28, 2015 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Are you planning on attending RSNA 2015? If so, participate in this workshop at no extra cost.

November 18, 2015 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join NCI SBIR Program staff for a webinar that will cover the SBIR and STTR Programs, which fund and support small biomedical technology companies, as well as funding opportunities, and Tips on Applying.

November 17, 2015 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Join program director Ming Zhao for an overview of the NCI SBIR & STTR program and learn tips and tricks to boost your funding application.

November 12, 2015 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

NCI SBIR Program Director Amir Rahbar will present on current funding opportunities, tips and practical strategies on how to successfully submit competitive research proposals and other programs available to assist your small business.

November 12, 2015 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

The NIH will host a webinar on the I-Corps™ at NIH program to provide information about the program, eligibility, benefits, and how to apply. Participants will also be offered an opportunity to engage with program leaders. Registration for the webinar is free, but required: http://bit.ly/1LCrgw6 Exit Disclaimer

November 3, 2015 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join NCI SBIR AAAS Fellow Kory Hallett for a presentation about how NCI SBIR/STTR programs have helped small businesses with funding awards that help advance cancer research.

October 27, 2015 - October 29, 2015

This year's NIH SBIR/STTR conference "From Washington to Washington: Supporting Small Business Innovation for Health," will provide attendees an opportunity to learn more about the $780 million dollars of annual NIH funding available exclusively for small businesses to perform innovative research and build new businesses based on their technologies.

October 19, 2015 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Join NIH, NCI, NSF, and MSCoE CDIC for a day of expert panels featuring information on funding opportunities, special initiatives, application tips, and reviewer insights and feedback. Office hour sessions are also available.

September 25, 2015 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Join NCI and NIAID representatives for an informational presentation about the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

September 21, 2015 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hear from the SBIR managers on current Institute funding priorities. Meet one-on-one with program managers regarding your current project.

September 16, 2015 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for an information session and networking reception to learn about NCI SBIR/STTR programs.

September 10, 2015

NCI SBIR Development Center Program Director Ming Zhao will be at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus discussing the SBIR and STTR Programs. This event is hosted in collaboration with the Colorado BioScience Association.

September 8, 2015 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come learn all about the NCI SBIR & STTR contracts due October 16.

August 25, 2015

The National Cancer Institute Small Business Innovation Research (NCI SBIR) Development Center invites you to attend this event to learn about new non-dilutive funding opportunities available for early-stage companies.

August 20, 2015

NCI SBIR Development Center Program Directors Patti Weber and Jonathan Franca-Koh will be at JLABS in San Diego discussing the SBIR and STTR Programs. This event is hosted in collaboration with BIOCOM and Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS.

August 6, 2015

NCI SBIR Development Center Director Michael Weingarten, and Program Directors Andrew Kurtz and Todd Haim, will be at JLABS in Cambridge, MA discussing the SBIR and STTR Programs. This event is hosted in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS.

June 15, 2015 - June 18, 2015

More than 10,000 representatives from biotechnology companies, pharma companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products attended the 2015 BIO International Convention.

June 15, 2015 - June 17, 2015

The SBIR & STTR Programs are the nation's largest source of early stage/high risk R&D funding for small business. At the 2015 National SBIR & STTR Conference, attendees learn how to access SBIR/STTR, build partnerships, and create successful commercialization strategies.

May 28, 2015 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

SBIR & STTR experts from the National Institutes of Health will be in Seattle on May 28th and 29th to explain the secrets to success including the rules governing SBIR/STTR funding, timelines, and granting mechanisms.

May 19, 2015

NCI SBIR Development Center Program Director Dr. Xing-Jian Lou presented and discussed the SBIR and STTR Programs that fund and support small biomedical technology companies.

May 8, 2015

NCI SBIR Development Center Program Director Dr. Ming Zhao discussed how the SBIR & STTR Programs can help advance the commercialization of new cancer innovations at JLABS Bay Area.

May 6, 2015

NCI SBIR Development Center Program Directors discussed how the SBIR & STTR Programs can help advance the commercialization of new cancer innovations at NCBiotech.

May 5, 2015

An exclusive opportunity to hear from and connect directly with more than 30 prominent oncology-focused companies to form valuable connections that can lead to important partnerships in advancing cancer-fighting innovations.

April 20, 2015

The NCI SBIR Development Center sponsored a session titled “The NCI SBIR Program: An Overview of New Funding Opportunities and Strategies for Employing Lean Startup Tools to Drive Success in Your Small Business” at AACR 2015. The session provided an overview of the NCI SBIR & STTR Programs and I-Corps™ at NIH. In addition, participants from the NIH pilot cohort shared their experiences in applying the I-Corps™ curriculum to their life science startup. An interactive Q&A session accompanied this panel.