Benefits to Your Program:
Using SBIR for Risk Mitigation
SBIR can be employed during the Technology Development Phase for technology risk reduction, competitive prototyping and the identification of the appropriate set of technologies to be integrated into a full system. This technology development is achieved through an iterative process of assessing technologies and refining user performance parameters.
The links below provide access to interviews conducted with government representatives and large businesses regarding their experience in using the SBIR program to mitigate risk.