Tech Transfer & Entrepreneurship


NIH SBIR/STTR Grant Funding Workshop

Tuesday, October 29, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cancer Genetics Research Center, 2033 Mowry Road, Gainesville, FL


  • Kory Hallett, Program Director, SBIR Development Center, NCI
  • Lili Portilla, Director of Strategic Alliances, NCATS

Learn from NCI and NCATS experts how to identify and fund your promising projects towards successful commercialization.

Can’t attend face to face? You don’t have to miss it. Choose to livestream the event instead when you register.


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Presented by UF Innovate Tech Licensing and the UF CTSI 

graphic "Startup Roadmap"Do you have an innovative idea or an early stage startup that has potential as scalable venture?

The Startup Roadmap provides an interactive, high-energy hands-on environment to roll up your sleeves and discover the business value proposition for your idea—and much more.

Using the So what? who cares? why you?® methodology and tools from (WKI), you will work collaboratively with a Certified Coach in weekly, small-group sessions to apply a business-focused lens to your idea and assess your readiness for the next stage of development. At the end of the program, participants will have developed a commercialization road-map to help launch their venture successfully, plus a pitch presentation deck for investors and other appropriate audiences.

Program starts Fall 2019!

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