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Smart Cities Week Global Conference


Through the crisis of the global pandemic, the Smart Cities Council sees an opportunity to connect cities like never before. Smart Cities Week Global is a FREE online experience, accessible by all smart city practitioners.

Government Contracting in a Changed World


The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered how the business of government gets done. From industry days through performance on an existing contract, the environment has changed. How will the current situation impact the agency or firm over the longer term?

This year’s Government Contracting Conference will examine how government and industry build resiliency, acquire and procure, operate in this changed environment.

In the interests of safety and efficient time management for participants, the Conference will be conducted virtually in three half-day modules over the months of October, November and December 2020.

Free – $300

Essentials of NIH SBIR/STTR Phase I Proposal Preparation Virtual Classroom


This session is ideal for anyone targeting the Jan. 5, 2021 NIH SBIR/STTR Omnibus Solicitation deadline! Join our live Virtual Classroom for an Interactive, half-day overview of the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) grant programs. In addition to up-to-date information on the SBIR/STTR programs, we’ll take a deep dive into the different NIH grant mechanisms, review how to navigate the NIH website and research projects qualities that would be considered Basic vs Translational, how to use web tools and how to avoid common pitfalls. Our virtual SBIR Classroom features activities and regular interaction with participants. Get your questions ready! AGENDA includes: SBIR/STTR ABCs and Overview of NIH program -- Reviewing registrations necessary for submission, strategies for targeting your proposal to meet the reviewers’ expectations, how to approach each section of the proposal, tips on navigating the submission process, and more!  Specific Aims and Research Strategy -- Review of what should be included in specific aims and why it’s so important. How does that relate to your research strategy? Other key elements of the Phase I -- We’ll cover budgets, bio sketches, and what to do if you have to resubmit.

$35 – $125

WBC Ciberseguridad para Pequeños Negocios (WEBINAR) 11/10/20


Ciberseguridad para Pequeños Negocios: Recursos de la Comisión Federal de Comercio para ayudarte a proteger tu negocio. Los criminales cibernéticos, atacan a compañías de todos los tamaños, vale decir Corporaciones […]


Entrepreneurship 101: Starting a Business in Fairfax County

Fairfax County Economic Development Authority 8300 Boone Boulevard First Floor Conference Room Tysons Corner, VA

Since 2003 the FCEDA has held a free monthly* workshop for individuals interested in starting a business in Fairfax County. Held in partnership with the Virginia Department of Small Business […]

Tysons 2050


Join us for our fourth annual Tysons 2050 event, livestreamed from 1st Stage in Tysons! This signature event is a community-building event, focused on sharing insights and visions on the future of Tysons.

By 2050, Tysons is envisioned as a 24-hour urban center where people live, work and play. How have all the changes we've endured this year impacted the prospects for Tysons? future. Join an amazing panel of experts and insiders for a timely community conversation on the challenges, opportunities, and exciting developments on the near and distant horizon.

$250 – $500