KSEF EVENTS

The @KSEF_Team is busy preparing clinics, webinars, and events. Here is what's on the calendar and some others that are coming soon.
SBIR Road Tour in Lexington!
July 21, Friday 8:00 AM-4:00 PM 


Are you new to Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer Research (STTR) or an experienced awardee? 

Come connect with others at KSEF's free SBIR Connect events each month. Share your questions or experience, mentor or be mentored, hear the latest news and updates, and learn tips on winning SBIR and STTR grants. SBIR Connect meets monthly, 4:00-6:00 PM, in Lexington and Louisville.

Please click here to SIGN UP for events such as SBIR Connect, so we can arrange for appetizers, and also provide you with date and site-specific topic details. Be sure to indicate your preference for SBIR Connect in Lexington or Louisville. Have more questions about SBIR Connect? Contact Maria Labreveux, Executive Director KSEF


TAKE IT TO MARKET EVENT -- not just a commercialization plan but actually bringing your solution to the market.

NSF DAY WEBINAR -- NSF opportunities for industry-academic collaboration; options to book one-on-ones with NSF Federal Program officers.

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.

Registration refunds may be available up to three weeks before the event; no refunds thereafter.


EVENT PARTNERS

 

KSEF events are made possible by the generous support of event partners. The valuable support of the Council on Postsecondary Education in funding the Kentucky Science &Engineering Foundation and the Kentucky Science & Technology Corporation (organizers of the event), is greatly acknowledged.

Event Partners 

  KSTC/KSEF acknowledges the support of the Small Business Administration (SBA) through Federal State and Technology (FAST) Grant Award #SBAHQ-16-G-0015


Bios of Previous Clinic and Workshop Speakers 

Lisa Kurek Jim Greenwood Lenka Fedorkova Bob Berger
Lisa Kurek Jim Greenwood Lenka Fedorkova Robert Berger

 

Recent KSEF Events

2017 Feb 7 SBIR/STTR Phase II Development Strategies
with Jim Greenwood in Lexington
2016 Oct 25 NIH SBIR/STTR Commercialization Strategy Clinic
with Lenka Fedorkova in Louisville
2016 Sept 21-22 SBIR/STTR Intensive Writing Clinic
with Bob Berger in Lexington - registration approval required
2016 July 11 NIH Day - A Webinar on NIH SBIR/STTR Programs
2016 June 27

NIH Grant Integrity Practices Event
with Ms. Maritza Zeiberg and Mr. Les Hollie
2016 Feb 17

Phase II Workshop, General Focus
with Jim Greenwood in Louisville
2015 Nov 9-10

Phase I Workshop, NIH Focus 
with Lisa Kurek in Louisville
2015 Sept 16-17

SBIR/STTR Intensive Writing Workshop
with Bob Berger in Lexington - registration approval required
2015 March 24

Kentucky SBIR/STTR Annual Conference
with Federal Program Officers in Louisville
2015 March 3

KSEF Events: Phase II Workshop, General Focus
with Jim Greenwood in Lexington

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KIEC: The Kentucky Innovation
and Entrepreneurship Conference

News and Events

SBIR ROAD TOUR IN LEXINGTON
July 21 - Friday 8:00AM-4:00PM ET
Event Page
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"Valuation of University Startups: How Much is Your Company Worth?"
May 23 - 1:00-2:00 PM ET
Webinar organized by the National Council of Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer (NCET2); free but registration required (click here)

SBIR Connect-Louisville
June 8 - Thursday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
August  Moon Bistro, 2269 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206

SBIR Connect-Lexington
June 13 - Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
Chatham's Restaurant, 496 East High Street, Lexington, KY 40507

SBIR/STTR PZ and DZ Deadline
June 26 - Monday 10:00 AM ET
Application deadline to KSEF, for Federal due dates starting September 2017.

SBIR Connect-Lexington
July 11 - Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
Chatham's Restaurant, 496 East High Street, Lexington, KY 40507

SBIR Connect-Louisville
July 13 - Thursday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
August  Moon Bistro, 2269 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206

SBIR/STTR PZ and DZ Deadline
July 24 - Monday 10:00 AM ET
Application deadline to KSEF, for Federal due dates starting October 2017.

SBIR Connect-Lexington
August 8 - Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
Chatham's Restaurant, 496 East High Street, Lexington, KY 40507

SBIR Connect-Louisville
August 10 - Thursday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
August  Moon Bistro, 2269 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206

SBIR/STTR PZ and DZ Deadline
August 28 - Monday 10:00 AM ET
Application deadline to KSEF, for Federal due dates starting November 2017.

SBIR Connect-Lexington
September 12 - Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
Chatham's Restaurant, 496 East High Street, Lexington, KY 40507

SBIR Connect-Louisville
September 14 - Thursday 4:00-6:00 PM ET
August  Moon Bistro, 2269 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206

SBIR/STTR PZ and DZ Deadline
September 25 - Monday 10:00 AM ET
Application deadline to KSEF, for Federal due dates starting December 2017.