Spring National SBIR Conference dates set

SBIRIf you are in the federal grants business, particularly the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) arena, here’s a date that you might want to know, even six months in advance.

Bill Wiley, Economic Development Consultant with the University of Tennessee’s Center for Industrial Services, advises that the 2014 Spring National SBIR Conference will be held June 16 through 18 at the Gaylord Center in National Harbor, adjacent to Washington, DC.

According to Wiley, “The Conference offers high-value information from all of the federal agencies that have SBIR programs.”  He adds that the event is co-located with TechConnect & National Innovation Summit, representing North America’s largest multi-sector conference for technology innovators, business developers, government leaders, and funders.

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