Blog tagged as sbir

WBI Chosen to Judge Startups Potential in MassChallenge Cohort Selection

Written by: Laura Dempsey

Rob Klees, Strategic Partnership Manager at Wright Brothers Institute, was invited to be one of the judges evaluating 14 startup pitches by Small Business Innovation Research Phase I awardees in a new and highly competitive challenge designed to evaluate innovative technolog...
10.05.20 11:23 PM - Comment(s)

The Air Force SBIR/STTR program is in the midst of a major transformation to accelerate critical new technologies to the warfighter, including a new emphasis on the STTR program. Per the SBIR/STTR website; “STTR topics, which require a small business to partner with a research institution, typi...

14.09.19 02:38 AM - Comment(s)
WBI-AFRL-DSTL Event Connects Competitors, Solutions and Acquisition Channels Through Innovative Challenge Process

The Air Force is looking for innovative ways of doing business, and there’s no lack of options. Event-based collaborations are being utilized to speed up everything from the SBIR process to rapid prototyping. Two very popular choices, familiar to industry and the DoD, include Open Innovation Challen...

07.09.19 02:25 AM - Comment(s)
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WBI Connects Air Force Junior Force Council Members to NASA, Industry at WBI Mentorship Event

In an effort to provide a forum for Air Force Junior Force Council (JFC) members to connect with mentors, scientists and engineers from outside of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), WBI hosted the 201...

23.08.19 09:18 PM - Comment(s)
Wright Brothers Institute announces expansion of Air Force presence at 444 E. Second Street location

Dayton, August 1, 2019:  Wright Brothers Institute (WBI) announced its intention to facilitate an expanded United States Air Force presence at their 444 E. Second Street location (“444”). The expansion creates an Air Force Midwestern Storefront, that provides the region access to cutting-edge r...

01.08.19 07:00 PM - Comment(s)