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.

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September 21-22: Intensive Writing Clinic -- This two-day clinic features hands-on writing techniques and strategies for participants preparing their first Phase I or Phase II proposal. The clinic will be led by Dr. Robert E. Berger, author of "A Scientific Approach to Writing for Engineers and Scientists", with active participation of peers and KSEF staff.
Event Page.   Registration Page.
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October 25: NIH SBIR/STTR Commercialization Strategy Clinic -- This intense, hands-on clinic covers strategies for leveraging NIH SBIR/STTR programs for commercial success, with the afternoon dedicated to group coaching of companies based on one-page briefs prepared by the participants. Led by Dr. Lenka Fedorkova, the clinic provides an overview and perspective based on actual cases and lessons learned from successful NIH awardees.
Event Page.   
Registration Page.
SBIR Connect-Lexington is the second Tuesday of each month, 4:00-6:00 PM. See "News and Events" for the Lexington location for each date. -- Are you new to Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Buiness Technology Transfer Research (STTR) or an experienced awardee? Come connect with others at the free monthly SBIR Connect events each month. Share your questions and experiences, mentor or be mentored, hear the latest news and updates, and learn tips on winning SBIR/STTR grants.
SBIR Connect-Louisville is the second Thursday of each month, 4:00-6:00 PM. See "News and Events" for the Louisville location for each date. -- Are you new to Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Buiness Technology Transfer Research (STTR) or an experienced awardee? Come connect with others at the free monthly SBIR Connect events each month. Share your questions and experiences, mentor or be mentored, hear the latest news and updates, and learn tips on winning SBIR/STTR grants.
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.

Bios of Previous Workshop Speakers

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

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

Recent KSEF Events

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

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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News and Events

SBIR Connect-Lexington
Oct 11, Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM
Chatham's Restaurant, 496 East High Street, Lexington, KY 40507
Learn more.

SBIR Connect-Louisville
Oct 13, Thursday 4:00-6:00 PM
August Moon Bistro, 2269 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY 40206
Learn more.

SOLD OUT!
Two-Day SBIR/STTR Intensive Writing Clinic

Sept 21 and 22, Wednesday and Thursday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (each day)
in Lexington with Dr. Robert Berger.
Event Details.   Speaker Bio.   Parking.

SOLD OUT!
NIH SBIR/STTR Commercialization Strategy Clinic

Oct 25, Tuesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
in Louisville with Dr. Lenka Fedorkova.
Event Details.   Speaker Bio.

SBIR Connect-Lexington
Nov 8, Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM
Chatham's Restaurant, 496 East High Street, Lexington, KY 40507
Learn more.

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