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SBIR Bidder' Course & Workshop(SM)
Scottsdale, AZ

Tuesday, July 02, 2002

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Conference Address:
Environmetnal High Tech Expo
Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas
6333 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85250


Open to persons from all states. Attendance is limited to 25 seats.

Part of the “Environmental High Tech Expo” and sponsored by the AZ Environmental Industry Cluster (ETIC). Information on the Expo and ETIC can be found at: http:/ /

Workshop focus is on strategic planning and business development for SBIR/STTR applicants (a "how to win funding" seminar, NOT a "how to write proposals" class). NOTE: In the final analysis winning SBIR/STTR funding is not fundamentally in the proposal writing; rather, it is in the strategic planning, topic/agency selection and the diligent accomplishment of your pre-proposal homework. An ordered process of business development is presented that leads from the initial program investigation/planning all the way through cost estimating, indirect cost/budget development and final proposal creation is dealt with. Your specific applications, both Phase I and Phase II, are considered.

The instructor, a small-biz CEO with 33 years as a researcher, program manger & profit-center manager, plus a 100 page workbook will be provided by the SBIR Resource Center(TM). The Center has been the nation’s leading provider of commercial business development resources to the SBIR Community since 1994. The instructor’s qualifications to provide training can be found on the Website at:

NOTE: Although material is updated each time, this workshop has been presented to more than 35 appreciative audiences in 12 states/territories since 1997. Comments from past attendees can be reviewed at: http ://

Come dressed comfortably as this is a long, hard, information-intensive day.

Who Should Attend:
CEOs, COOs, senior marketing and technical personnel who are charged with the long term planning and success of their organization through research & development (R&D).

Contact Information:
Name:    John Davis