Innovators and entrepreneurs face many hurdles in their efforts to commercialize a new technology. Through a competitive awards-based program, the federal government enables small businesses to explore their technological potential and provides the incentive to profit from its commercialization. The SBIR/STTR programs provides a pathway to compete for millions of dollars in federal funding. Pat Dillon is an expert in the programs. Through 25 years of knowledge, experience and relationships at the local and national level, she applies her know how to help innovators and entrepreneurs to achieve the American Dream every day. Pat has helped innovators and entrepreneurs navigate the federal R&D landscape by providing guidance, mentoring, training, financial and technical assistance to small, advanced technology businesses. Pat works with seed, early stage, emerging or existing firm (1-500 employees) with early stage technology that has the potential for commercialization, you owe it to yourself to learn more.

It is easy to register for any course and it is FREE.

Questions? Contact Pat Dillon: pdillon@mhta.org, 952-230-4540

Date Time Course
August 13, 2019 9 AM – 12 PM Department of Agriculture
August 13, 2019 1 – 4 PM Department of Energy
September 10, 2019 9 AM – 5 PM Department of Health and Human Services
(NIH Biomedical Behavioral Research Funding Opportunities)
September 24, 2019 9 AM – 5 PM Department of Defense