SBIR Partnership Day Speaker: Brian Shipley

  • June 11, 2024 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Eastern Standard Time

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Join us, on June 11th to hear from this year's SBIR Partnership Day speaker: Brain Shipley! Mr.Shipley is the Acting Director for the Department of the Navy (DON) Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) / Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Programs. In this role, he oversees the use of small business to meet Federal research and development needs, increases private sector commercialization of Federally funded research and development, and foster and encourage minority and disadvantaged participation in technological innovation.

Date & Time

Tue, Jun 11, 2024 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Central Florida Tech Grove

The Central Florida Tech Grove is a hub for accelerating collaboration and innovation in defense modeling, simulation, training, and human performance.  Tech Grove is located in the Central Florida Research Park in Orlando, Florida which is the epicenter of the nation's largest cluster of government, industry, academic, and industry organizations developing and delivering training and simulation products for our nation's military. Tech Grove was established in 2020 through a Partnership Intermediary Agreement (PIA) between the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) and the University of Central Florida Research Foundation.  Eight other Department of Defense entities are Tech Grove members: US Army Program Executive Office for Simulation Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI), US Air Force Agency for Modeling & Simulation (AFAMS), US Marine Corps Program Manager for Training Systems (PM TRASYS), US Army Simulation & Training Technology Center (STTC), US Army Futures Command Synthetic Training Environment Cross-Functional Team (STE CFT), Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL), Defense Health Agency (DHA), and the Office of Naval Research through the NavalX Central Florida Tech Bridge.