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Aventurine Event: Introduction to SBIR/STTR with Leon Wolf

April 7, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Commercializing University Research With Federal SBIR/STTR Funding

About this Event
Every year the federal government awards $4 billion for research and development to small businesses with innovative technologies. The SBIR/STTR program is a critical source of funding to help move research from the lab into the commercial sector. Join Aventurine and Leon Wolf, SBIR/STTR Specialist, for a 1-hour live webinar that will cover SBIR/STTR basics, available resources for assistance, Q&A and recent changes that provide additional funding for commercialization.

About Leon Wolf

Leon Wolf is a grant specialist supporting SBIR/STTR and technology proposals and is the manager for SBIR/STTR Assistance at VertueLab (formerly Oregon BEST) as well as owning his own consulting business. He has helped hundreds of companies and organizations prepare SBIR/STTR and other proposals to USDA, NSF, NIH, EPA, and DOE, and has delivered dozens of training sessions on funding. Mr. Wolf worked at Hewlett-Packard in Corvallis OR for 25 years as an engineer and manager. He has a BS in Chemical Engineering from Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MSChE from the State University of New York at Buffalo and presently lives in Portland, OR.

About Aventurine Studio

We provide a human innovation ecosystem offering commercially focused support for inventors.

New science ventures offer significant opportunity and face unique challenges. Our innovative model is designed specifically for the development of Intellectual Property (IP) and IP rich early-stage companies. We provide studio services in IP Strategy, Product, Brand & Marketing, Capital Readiness, Funding & Finance.


April 7, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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