SBIR/STTR Innovation Summit - Oct 23-25, 2018, Tampa, Florida
Co-Located with DITAC



Henry Ahn

SBIR/STTR Program Director, National Science Foundation

Becky Aistrup

Managing Partner, BBC Entrepreneurial Training & Consulting

Anthony Aldrich

SBIR Program Manager, U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)

Lee Ann Boyer

Deputy Director-Contract & Grant Awards, U.S. Navy SBIR/STTR

Wayne Brass

Florida SBDC at Pinellas County Economic Development, SBDC

Marla Buchanan

Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, GreenTechnologies

Bob Buckhorn

Mayor, City of Tampa

Michael Caccuitto III

Chief, Technology Integration and Outreach Division, Army Research Office

Barb Carson

Associate Administrator, U.S. Small Business Administration

Brent Edington

Director of Office of Commercialization, FSU

Mark Flohr

Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Program Manager, DTRA

Erin Fopiano

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Portfolio Manager, Raytheon IDS

Nicole Fox

Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Program Manager, US Army Research Office

Tony Frazier

SVP and General Manager, Services, DigitalGlobe

Vince Garcia

SBIR Program Manager, NOAA

Jim Greenwood

Founder, Greenwood Consulting Group, Inc.

Elden Hawkes

Program Specialist, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Rob Hodge

Supervisory Patent Examiner, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Ed Jameson

CPA, Managing Partner, Jameson & Company LLC

Sophie Jantz

Technology Policy Analyst, US Department of Transportation

Daniel Kim

Managing Partner, Kim & Galstad, LLP

Scott Lewit

President, Structural Composites, Inc.

Valerie McDevitt

Associate Vice President Technology Transfer & Business Partnerships, University of South Florida

Chris McNeal

Senior Advisor for Strategy and Operations, U.S. SBA

Michael Merriken

Manager, Technology Transfer Office, SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic

Chris O'Gwin

Program Manager SBIR/STTR, U.S. Department of Energy

Manny Oliver

Director, SBIR/STTR Program Office, U.S. Department of Energy

Craig Owens

Systems Engineer, Principal SBIR Program Manager, Lockheed Martin

Larry Pollack

Program Manager, SBIR/STTR, Joint Science & Technology Office for Chemical and Biological Defense (JSTO-CBD), Defense Threat Reduction Agency

Jordan Reynolds

Deputy Operations Manager, SBIR/ STTR Program, Missile Defense Agency (MDA)

April Richards

Program Manager, SBIR, U.S. EPA

Jennifer Rocha

Executive Director - Corporate, Federal & Defense Programs, TechConnect

Lisa Sanders

Director of Science and Technology for Special Operations Forces, U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)

Ed Schons

President, The Florida High Tech Corridor

David Shahady

Managing Director, SBIR/STTR Program, U.S. Air Force

Robert Smith

Director, SBIR/STTR, U.S. Navy and DOD Rapid Innovation Fund

Tim Swift

Founder & CEO, Otherlab

John Williams

Director of Innovation and Technology, SBA, Office of Investment and Innovation

Bin Yan

Director, Office of Technology Transfer, University of Miami


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