SAVE THE JULY DATES FOR PORTLAND & SEATTLE STOPS!
Portland - July 17th, 2018 (8a-3p) at Portland State University (Smith Memorial Union Building, #355)
Seattle - July 18th, 2018 (8a-3p) at The Westin - downtown
The SBIR Road Tour is a national initiative to promote the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, which provide $2.5 billion annually in funding to small advanced technology firms to spur new technological discoveries and facilitate the commercialization of innovations. The NW stops of the SBIR Road Tour will be 1-day live events located in downtown Portland on July 17 and Seattle on July 18. These events provide an exceptional opportunity to meet directly with over 25 program managers from the 12 Federal agencies with SBIR/STTR programs.
This is a rare opportunity - the last NW visit for the Road Tour was 2015! Oregon BEST is the lead Host for both Portland and Seattle events.
Registration opening mid May 2018.
One-on-one meetings with Program Managers will be scheduled following registration.
For more information about this National event, Click Here
2nd Thursday of each month at 5:30pm
Pitch Club is an ongoing monthly series where entrepreneurs can practice pitching and get feedback.
Tom Kingsley creates a dynamic and realistic environment to give participants a better understanding of what investors are looking for. Participating entrepreneurs are given the opportunity to role-play as investors evaluating other entrepreneurs.