The Symposium meetings and exhibits will be held at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202. To make your reservations, please visit www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/WASRC/G-NSL2.

The Department of the Navy’s SBIR/STTR Program Office is excited to partner with the Naval Submarine League in bringing you the twentieth edition of the Forum for SBIR/STTR Transition (FST) – mobilizing a new generation of government, industry, and academic innovators to Accelerate in a New Direction!

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Our Host

Naval Submarine League (NSL)
The Naval Submarine League is a non-profit membership organization committed to supporting the submarine force and building a community of submarine advocates. The primary mission of the NSL is to promote awareness of the importance of submarines to U.S. national security.

Foundational Pillars

NSL History
Founded in 1982 to enable Submarine Force leadership to communicate with the American people and to increase awareness of the need for a strong undersea arm of the U.S. Navy. Learn More
NSL Leadership and Staff
NSL is guided by a Board of Directors and Executive Director supported by an Advisory Board, Editorial Review Board, Event Chairpersons, Chapter officers, and staff. Learn More
Guiding Documents
Chartered in the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1982, with Bylaws revised in 2012. View the President’s Annual Report. Learn More
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To make your reservations, please visit www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/WASRC/G-NSL2.

Attendees are responsible for making their own reservations, and are encouraged to do so as soon as possible. Visit the Hyatt Regency’s website for more information on amenities and area attractions – or download the hotel’s Fact Sheet.



A shuttle will run from Navy Yard 6th Street Gate to the hotel on the hour each day from 1000. Return shuttles will leave the hotel on the half hour until 1730.
If taking the Metro, take the yellow or blue line to Crystal City and there is a circulator bus that goes to the south end where the hotel is.


Hyatt Regency Crystal City offers a vibrant food and drink scene. Overlooking the lush and sunlit atrium, Cinnabar is a casual Crystal City restaurant for a relaxing meal in Arlington, VA. Get a jump start on your day with our breakfast buffet, offering everything from continental breakfast to made-to-order omelets. Enjoy freshly prepared pastas, soups and sandwiches while meeting a client over lunch, or enjoy a relaxing dinner after your flight. Catch up on the day’s events with colleagues after work and grab a cocktail at LobbiBar. Click here for details.