KSEF Events & SBIR Outreach - Register/RSVP Now

2018 Oct 3  SBIR Connect Covington-Newport RSVP for Covington 4:00-6:00 PM at Hofbrauhaus, 200 East Third Street, Newport, KY 41071 
2018 Oct 9  SBIR Connect Lexington  RSVP for Lexington 4:00-6:00 pm at Puccini's, 833 Chevy Chase, Lexington, KY 40502
2018 Oct 11  SBIR Connect Louisville RSVP for Louisville 4:00-6:00 PM at August Moon Bistro, 2269 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206 
2018 Nov  DOD SBIR/STTR 101 Seminar TBA TBA
2018 Dec 3 DOD NAVY SBIR/STTR Live Webinar Coming Soon Multiple webinar locations to be announced, including live 1-on-1 appointment.


SBIR Connect Lexington, Louisville, & Covington-Newport

Are you new to Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)? Are you an experienced awardee? Come connect with others at KSEF's free SBIR Connect events each month. Hear the latest news and updates, share your questions or experiences, mentor or be mentored, and learn tips on winning SBIR and STTR grants. SBIR Connect events are free but please RSVP so we can make appropriate arrangements for refreshments.

  • SBIR Connect Covington-Newport is 4:00-6:00 PM, on the first Wednesday of the month
  • SBIR Connect Lexington is 4:00-6:00 PM, on the second Tuesday of the month
  • SBIR Connect Louisville is 4:00-6:00 PM, on the second Thursday of the month

KSEF Event Information - 2016 to Present

Registration refunds may be available up to three weeks before the event; no refunds thereafter. In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Rehabilitation Act of 1993, reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made; please request at least two weeks in advance.

2018 August 8 Webinar (live): SBIR/STTR Grants Accounting with George G. Moker
2018 August 7 Seminar: NCI/NIH SBIR with Greg Evans in Louisville
2018 August 6 Seminar: NCI/NIH SBIR with Greg Evans in Lexington
2018 March 15 Workshop: SBIR/STTR Phase II with Jim Greenwood in Covington
2018 Feb 12 Clinic: SBIR/STTR Commercialization with Lenka Fedorkova in Lexington
2018 Jan 11 Workshop: SBIR/STTR DoD with Becky Aistrup in Louisville
2017 Dec 5 Webinar: DoD Navy SBIR/STTR (online live)
2017 Aug 29 Workshop: SBIR/STTR Phase I with Jim Greenwood in Louisville
2017 Aug 1-2 Clinic: SBIR/STTR Intensive Writing with Bob Berger in Lexington - registration approval required
2017 July 21 Conference: SBIR Road Tour & 2017 Kentucky Annual Conference with Federal Program Officers in Lexington
2017 Feb 7 Workshop: SBIR/STTR Phase II Development Strategies with Jim Greenwood in Lexington
2016 Oct 25 Clinic: NIH SBIR/STTR Commercialization Strategy with Lenka Fedorkova in Louisville
2016 Sept 21-22 Clinic: SBIR/STTR Intensive Writing with Bob Berger in Lexington - registration approval required
2016 July 11 Webinar (live): NIH Day - A Webinar on NIH SBIR/STTR Programs (online live)
2016 June 27 NIH Grant Integrity Practices Event with Ms. Maritza Zeiberg and Mr. Les Hollie
2016 Feb 17
Workshop: SBIR/STTR Phase II with Jim Greenwood in Louisville
2015 Nov 9-10 Workshop: NIH SBIR/STTR Phase I with Lisa Kurek in Louisville

KSEF Event Partners & SBIR Supporters


KSEF outreach events and training are made possible by the support of the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Development and the Kentucky Science & Technology Corporation. KSTC and KSEF acknowledge the support of the U.S. Small Business Administration through the Federal State and Technology Grant Award #SBAHQ-17-G-0010.