special programs

NCI Funding Seminar

September 30, 2016

Join us for an overview and interactive discussion of the NIH SBIR program including:
  • SBIR/STTR eligibility requirements

  • NIH SBIR/STTR process and new cancer-focused funding opportunities from NCI
  • New NCI SBIR/STTR initiatives
  • Practical strategies and tips on how to successfully submit competitive research proposals



Xing-Jian Lou, Ph.D
Program Director
SBIR Development Center National Cancer Institute (NCI)


One-on-One Meetings

One-on-one meetings will be available for selected participants. If you’re interested in a 15-minute one-on-one meeting with Dr. Lou, please e-mail a one-page document outlining the following information to Deanna Crusco at dcrusco@sciencecenter.org no later than Thursday, September 15th:


  • Brief description of your technology
  • Any specific questions you have for Dr. Lou
  • Whether you’ve received SBIR/STTR funding in the past


This program is sponsored by Innovation Partnership.

11:30am - 1:30pm



3711 Market Street, 8th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19104