SBIR Road Tour 2019
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) made its first "Roadtour" in Puerto Rico on November 15, 2019, with a focus on connecting Puerto Rican entrepreneurs working on advanced technology with the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs, the USA's largest source of early stage funding.
GK Pharmaceuticals CMO participated in the Tour in the person of Dr. Ernesto Carlos Gonzalez Reyes, our Chief Scientific Officer, with the objective to
evaluate the possibility that some of our ideas and R&D+i's projects may apply for these federal funds.
The SBIR/STTR Road Tour 2019 had twelve federal agencies, and over 180 meetings between program managers of federal agencies and Puerto Rican
entrepreneurs and researchers. In addition, Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico, Jenniffer Gonzalez was present.
GK CMO Top Management appreciates the efforts of everyone involved in the organization of this historic event held for the first time on our "Island