Small Business Innovation Research Road Tour

The Small Business Innovation Research Road Tour is coming to the University of Vermont from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Dudley H. Davis Center. 

The SBIR Road Tour is a national outreach effort connecting entrepreneurs working on advanced technologies with Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs, the country’s largest source of early-stage funding.  Also known as America’s Seed Fund, the SBIR and STTR programs provide more than $3 billion annually to small businesses in a variety of technology areas.  

Attendees will have the opportunity to hear directly from federal agency program managers that administer more than 5,000 new awards annually and to meet one-on-one with program decision-makers.

The price to attend is $25. To register, visit

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