The SBIR-STTR Road Tour is a multi-state tour that aims to fuel technology growth and development in the nation through the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.

Federal SBIR/STTR officials will stop in Iowa City on July 15, 2015.

Participating agencies include: USDA, DOD (Air Force and Navy), Education, DOE, NIH, Homeland Security, DOT, EPA, NASA, NSF, and SBA. Participants will have the opportunity to schedule a one-on-one meeting with the agency of their choice.


Details on the July 15 event and a pre-conference on July 14 are available here:

The $50 registration fee is waived for University of Iowa affiliates using discount code UNIVERSITYOFIOWA.



Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Leslie Weatherhead ( in advance of the event.