The Southeast Innovation Institute (SEII) is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 research institute that performs applied contract research, development, testing and evaluation for government and industry clients. SEII develops solutions to deliver on contracts and programs, facilitating collaboration specifically for Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs. SEII houses the Small Business Innovator (SBI) to commercialize and launch technologies in both private and public/government markets. The SBI aligns the technological development of intellectual property with market opportunity, across various technological areas of expertise, and builds on the digital development of data that continues to shape our future. With commercial partners and defense markets, SEII drives leadership in innovation to better defend our nation and protect the health and safety of citizens throughout the globe.