DHS S&T Webinars / Funding Opportunities
Three upcoming FREE webinars - learn more
June 29, 2021
On behalf of the DHS Science & Technology Directorate, we’d like to invite you to THREE upcoming webinars that feature DHS S&T programs and potential funding opportunities.
If you’d like to learn how to work with S&T to get innovative solutions into the hands of DHS end users and to the commercial market, register now for our upcoming webinars! See below for more details.
Small Business Innovation Research Program
Getting Onboard with SBIR | July 6 at 2:00 pm ET
Hosted by the DHS S&T Office of Industry Partnerships, Insights Outreach is a monthly webinar series about navigating S&T partnership opportunities for the innovation community, including small businesses and startups, interested in doing business with S&T. In July, we’ll be focusing on the DHS Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, which provides non-dilutive funding to small businesses for innovative technology development to address specific homeland security needs. Join us on July 6 at 2:00 pm ET and hear from the DHS SBIR Director about how small businesses can participate in the program and how technologies developed through SBIR can support DHS component technology needs.
Long Range Broad Agency Announcement
Our other two upcoming webinars are part of the LRBAA Today webinar series! Now in its second season, this is an opportunity for the innovation community to learn more about the Department’s research challenge areas, specific to LRBAA topics, and understand how to use the LRBAA program to work with S&T. Sign-up for the webinars below and don’t forget to watch our previous videos and hear about the work currently being pursued under the topic area and gain context for the solutions being sought.
Data Analytics | July 14 at 2:00 pm ET Data analytics crosscuts a wide range of homeland security missions, including fraud, natural disasters, trade enforcement, countering weapons of mass destruction, cyber and infrastructure security, and more. Focusing on the work of the Data Analytics Technology Center and Modeling and Simulation Technology Center, this LRBAA Today webinar will feature discussions on how DHS S&T pursues advanced and emerging architectures, analytic capabilities, and automation to enable data-driven decision making to improve mission outcomes.
Screening at Speed | August 18 at 2:00 pm ET Imagine entering an airport and walking through a security checkpoint with your coat and shoes on, your laptop in its case, and with minimal delays you arrive at your departure gate. DHS S&T’s Screening at Speed program invests in technologies and techniques that will bring that vision closer to reality. During this LRBAA Today webinar, you’ll learn more about the LRBAA Screening at Speed topic and how DHS S&T is seeking to mature transformative technologies that increase aviation security effectiveness from curb-to-gate while dramatically reducing wait times and improving passenger experiences.
See you there!
DHS Science & Technology, Office of Industry Partnerships