Doing Business with the Federal Government – A Discussion with U.S. Navy Program Managers

11/05/2020 11:42 AM

Mr. Michael Wardlaw

Office of Naval Research

Maritime Sensing Group

ONR Code 321MS

Dr. Robert Smith

Director of SBIR/STTR Programs

U.S. Department of Navy

What you will learn

·  The basics of the SBIR/STTR and other federal funding programs

·  How universities and businesses can partner and mutually benefit

·  How these partnerships can lead to funding opportunities

·  Contract vs. grant-funded research



Register HERE to attend this webinar on Monday, November 9, 2020 from 2:00 – 3:00PM EST


Previous MSRDC – SBA Webinars


August 25, 2020: Intro to the SBIR/STTR Programs

September 28, 2020: Leveraging MSRDC’s Funding Vehicle for Research Awards

Upcoming MSRDC – SBA Webinars


December 14, 2020 at 2pm EST (tentative): Building Relationships Through Research

February 1, 2021 at 2pm EST (tentative): Turning Contacts into Contracts

March 15, 2021 at 2pm EST (tentative): Leveraging Your Capabilities for Research Funding


For information about the SBIR Weeks, including program basics and federal agency introductions, visit and