• Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center (map)
  • 13200 East 14th Place
  • Aurora, CO, 80011
  • United States

Seed. Connect. Grow.

The inaugural Innovation and Opportunity Conference: Advancing Aerospace and Defense brings together NASA experts, small businesses, startups and large businesses/prime contractors in a technology and commercialization event. The Innovation and Opportunity Conference (IOC) provides opportunities for companies at every stage of innovation, from those just starting out with a great idea, to experienced innovators looking to expand and actively participate in tomorrow's aerospace and defense.

  • Hear about NASA Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs
  • Interact directly with NASA experts and learn how to participate
  • Learn about large businesses’ advanced development/research development priorities and projects and connect with their teams
  • Participate in multiple opportunities to connect with federal agencies and primes, including two full days of matchmaking and one-one-one meetings