Webinars, Events, and Clinics

The @KSEF_Team is busy preparing clinics, webinars, and events. Here is what's on the radar...

  JUNE 27 - Register Here!
Preventing potential waste, fraud, and abuse; avoiding pitfalls and unintentional misuse or misrepresentation.
Learn more.
  JULY 11 - NIH SBIR Program updates; registrants can schedule one-on-ones with NIH Federal Program officers   JULY 20Leveraging NIH SBIR/STTR for commercial success; one-on-one and group coaching of individidual companies
  Two-day hands-on writing techniques and strategies for participants preparing their first Phase I or Phase II proposal   Bringing your solution to the market, not just writing a product commercialization plan   NSF opportunities for industry- academic collaboration; options to book one-on-ones with NSF Federal Program officers


SBIR Connect at Lexington and Louisville

Are you new to Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Buiness Technology Transfer Research (STTR) or an experienced awardee? Are you located closer to Lexington or Louisville? Come connect with others at the free monthly SBIR Connect events each month. Share your SBIR/STTR questions and experiences, mentor or be mentored, hear the latest SBIR/STTR news and updates, and learn tips on winning SBIR/STTR grants.

SBIR Connect Lexington   SBIR Connect Louisville
Second Tuesday of each month, 4:00-6:00 PM. See "News and Events" for the Lexington location for each date.   Second Thursday of each month, 4:00-6:00 PM. See "News and Events" for the Louisville location for each date.

Please click here to SIGN up 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 Senior Program Director Maria Labreveux

Bios of Previous Workshop Speakers

Lisa Kurek Jim Greenwood Bob Berger
Lisa Kurek Jim Greenwood Robert Berger

Recent KSEF Events

2016 Feb 17

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

KSEF Events: 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

MAY 24 - Application Deadline
Phase Zero and Phase Double Zero application submission deadline to KSEF, for Federal Phase I and Phase II due dates starting Aug 2016. KSEF funding decisions will be annouced June 8. Learn more.

JUNE 9 - SBIR Connect-Louisville
SBIR Connect-LOUISVILLE, 4:00-6:00 PM at August Moon Bistro, 2269 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206. Learn more.

JUNE 14 - SBIR Connect-Lexington
SBIR Connect-LEXINGTON, 4:00-6:00 PM at Chatham's Restaurant, 496 East High Street, Lexington, KY 40507. Learn more.

JUNE 27 - Grant Integrity Practices
Learn more about this event and register.

RDE-019 Funding Decisions
Funding decisions for the RDE-019 round are anticipated mid to late June 2016. Learn more.

The new Phase Zero and Phase Double Zero application platform is coming soon. The updated schedule and deadlines will be posted in mid-June 2016.

KSEF Events - Summer 2016
NSF Day - webinar
Grant Integrity Practices - event
NIH Day - webinar
NIH SBIR/STTR clinic - event
Intensive Writing SBIR/STTR - clinic
Take It To Market - event