SSTI's 2017 Annual Conference

September 13-15, 2017 | Washington, D.C.

About SSTI

SSTI strengthens initiatives to create a better future through science, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. It is the community for state, university, local, regional and federal innovation practitioners, policymakers and researchers.

The Annual Conference

SSTI’s Annual Conferences engage leading practitioners and policymakers to actively discuss innovation economies. The event emphasizes audience participation, with multiple conversational and roundtable sessions. Topics will address capital access, cluster development, industry/university engagement, organization management, tech commercialization and more.

Who Attends?

Attendees are shaping the nation’s innovation economies, responsible for developing and implementing policies and programs that contribute to the nation’s prosperity. They are policymakers, stakeholders and practitioners working to encourage prosperity through science, technology, innovation and entrepreneurship. Register for the conference today!

Agenda Overview

SSTI's 2017 Annual Conference will begin the afternoon of September 13 and run through the morning of September 15
Day 1
13 Sep 2017
Day 2
14 Sep 2017
Day 3
15 Sep 2017

Showcasing innovation in America's capital

Washington provides an opportunity to not only discuss best practices with colleagues, but also to hear the latest policy outlook and to showcase the impact of innovation economies for federal officials.

SSTI’s 2017 Annual Conference is being held at the: Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel. The conference rate is $239 per night, which is $90 below commercial rates and nearly equal to the federal per diem rate. Reserve your room to secure the rate.

Register for the conference today!

Rates will increase by $150 before the event.
SSTI Member
$575.00

Take advantage of your registration discount and join SSTI’s largest member gathering of the year!

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Receptions
  • Links to Speaker Materials
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SSTI Member – Additional Participant
$520.00

Additional attendees from the same SSTI member organization pay even less! Bring your entire team to the conference so everyone can benefit from the event’s education and networking opportunities.

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Receptions
  • Links to Speaker Materials
Book Now
Non-Member Registration
$725.00

Non-members of SSTI are welcome to participate in the conference! You can also join SSTI today and receive member pricing.

All tickets include:

  • Full Conference Access
  • Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch
  • Evening Receptions
  • Links to Speaker Materials
Book Now

Thank you to our sponsors!