Now in its nineteenth year, the Forum has been a long-standing venue for connecting SBIR/STTR-funded technologies with warfighters, government acquisition and technical personnel, large primes, system integrators, and other potential partners/collaborators.

We invite you to meet all the companies participating in this year’s SBIR/STTR Transition Program (STP) and explore their technologies in the Virtual Transition Marketplace.



Q: Is there a cost to attend?
A: No, the Forum is free to registered attendees.

Q: Do I have to register in advance?
A: Everyone must register for FST and be issued a badge before visiting the exhibits or attending any of the presentations. While we prefer you register in advance to save time and avoid the lines, walk-in registrations are also welcome! Visit the home page for the registration link or click here.


Q: What is recommended dress?
A: Business attire for civilians and uniform of the day for military attendees

Meals and Attractions

Q: Are meals provided?
A: Meals are not provided but pre-registered attendees may receive a food coupon to use at the Tsongas Center concessions. (details pending)

Q: What other dining options and local area attractions are nearby?
A: Please visit the Location page for information and links to local restaurants and points of interest.