Forum for SBIR/STTR Transition


The DoN SBIR Program would like to thank our Sponsors for their generous contributions, and their ongoing support of the transition aspirations of the Small Businesses participating in this year’s Forum for SBIR/STTR Transition.

Lockheed Martin
(Gold Sponsor)

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 97,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

L3 Technologies
(Gold Sponsor)

L3 Technologies is a leading provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.

(Gold Sponsor)

Raytheon Company, headquartered in Waltham, MA, is a technology and integration leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world with over $25 billion in sales and 65,000 employees worldwide. For over 95 years, Raytheon has been at the forefront of new defense technologies and their conversion for use in commercial markets providing state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of missile support services. Raytheon is the global leader in technical driven solutions that provide integrated mission systems for critical defense and non-defense needs of our customers. The key element of Raytheon's growth is our strong commitment to the global marketplace by selling products and services in 80 nations. Raytheon has four business units in addition to Global Business Services, which provides innovative technology services and solutions to Raytheon business units and functional organizations around the world.

The combination of Raytheon's knowledge and processes with the innovation and agility of small business technology partners provides our customers with innovative and affordable solutions. The U.S. federal government's Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program represents significant opportunity for Raytheon to work with small businesses to develop technologies for the customer, fill technology needs and gaps, and create competitive discriminators for Raytheon. It is our belief that small business collaboration through the SBIR program brings emerging technology to Raytheon programs, thereby allowing us to deliver innovative technology to the warfighter more quickly and at a lower cost. In return, Raytheon helps the small business understand Raytheon's products and customer goals by matching the small business's technical capabilities to program and functional needs, facilitates discussion and information exchange and supports small business SBIR/STTR Phase 1 and Phase 2 efforts where mutually beneficial and a strategic fit.

(Bronze Sponsor)

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training.

Boeing has a long tradition of aerospace leadership and innovation. The company continues to expand its product line and services to meet emerging customer needs. Its broad range of capabilities includes creating new, more efficient members of its commercial airplane family; designing, building and integrating military platforms and defense systems; and creating advanced technology solutions.

BAE Systems
(Bronze Sponsor)

BAE Systems, Inc., is headquartered in Arlington, VA, employing approximately 31,800 people with operations in more than 30 states, the UK, Sweden, and Israel. BAE Systems, Inc. is part of a global defense, aerospace and security company with approximately 83,100 employees worldwide.

BAE Systems, Inc. ranks among the top 10 prime contractors to the U.S. Department of Defense and delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, IT solutions and support services.

Electronic Systems serves commercial and defense electronics markets offering a broad portfolio of vehicle and mission critical electronic systems from electronic warfare to night vision systems, surveillance and reconnaissance sensors, flight and engine controls, mobile networked-communications equipment, systems integration, and hybrid propulsion, power and energy management systems.

Intelligence & Security enables the transformation of data into intelligence and provides engineering, integration and sustainment support for critical military platforms and systems for a diverse customer base ranging from the Department of Defense to the intelligence community, federal and civilian agencies, and troops deployed around the world.

Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor.

BAE Systems, Inc. has a proud history of delivering the very best products and services for men and women in uniform. Knowing our work gives our customers an edge inspires us every day.

Orbital ATK
(Bronze Sponsor)

Orbital ATK is a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies. The company designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems for customers around the world, both as a prime contractor and merchant supplier. Its main products include launch vehicles and related rocket propulsion systems; satellites and associated components and services; composite aerospace structures; tactical missiles, subsystems and defense electronics; and precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition. Headquartered in Dulles, Virginia, Orbital ATK employs more than 12,000 people in 20 states across the U.S. and in several international locations.

NavyFST 2019
Attendance is Free.