Accession Number : ADA266083


Title :   National SBIR Phase III Commercialization Conference Held in Orlando, Florida on Jun 10 and 11, 1993


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 10-11 Jun 1993


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266083.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 160


Abstract : The Small Business Innovation Research Phase III Conference, 10-11 June 1993, was organized to foster partnerships between the most successful SBIR firms and other small businesses, major corporations, venture capitalists, and technical representatives of Federal organizations. This document, provided to participants, describes the capabilities and goals of over 160 of the companies that were represented at the conference. Participating small companies all have been successful in developing technically innovative products and processes under the Federal SBIR program. Goals of the SBIR program include stimulating technological innovation, strengthening the role of small business in meeting Federal R&D needs, encouraging participation by minority and disadvantaged firms, and increasing the commercial application of Federally-supported research and development results. Conference attendees included: 75 major corporations, 233 small businesses, and 17 venture capitalists. Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR), SBIR Phase II, SBIR Phase III.


Descriptors :   *COMMERCE , *CORPORATIONS , *MINORITIES , *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , ORGANIZATIONS , INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE