Laramie, WY. March 2018. The federal government sets aside over $2.5 billion in grants to small businesses and entrepreneurs annually. Learn how you can receive $500,000 to $1,000,000 to bring your innovative products to market. With Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) or Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program funding, an entrepreneur can maintain ownership of his/her innovation. The program will take place on April 12 from 2-4:00 pm in Room 421 of the University Union Building at Casper College. There is no charge to attend, but participants must register at www.WyomingSBDC.org
Learn how you can receive product/service commercialization assistance from the Wyoming SBDC Network. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet with successful technology entrepreneurs who have had previous SBIR or STTR awards. The SBIR/STTR panel discussion will include Kelly Haigler Cornish, Manager of the Wyoming SBIR/STTR Initiative, Teresa Nealon, of Engineered Salinity (ESAL), a technology company with an innovation that increases oil production in brown fields and Anthony Richard, Lead Engineer for Thermosolv, who specializes in developing and scaling novel energy technologies. We will also introduce the partners in the University of Wyoming/Wyoming Business Council Business Resource Network and explain the services that they provide to help entrepreneurs succeed.
SBDC Network programs and services are provided to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least two weeks in advance. Language assistance services for clients with limited English proficiency will be provided. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested at least 2 weeks in advance. For further information, contact Kelly Haigler Cornish at (307) 766-2904.
Wyoming SBDC Network is a business consulting group consisting of the Wyoming Small Business Development Center, Procurement Technical Assistance Center, Market Research Center, and Wyoming SBIR/STTR Initiative. Our mission is to help Wyoming entrepreneurs succeed. Consulting and most market research services are free of charge to Wyoming residents. The Wyoming SBDC Network is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Additional support is provided by the Wyoming Business Council, and the University of Wyoming.
For further information, visit our website, www.wyomingsbdc.org