Events

Invention-Con 2021: Capitalizing On Your Intellectual Property

WHEN
August 18 - August 20 / 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT
08/18/21 12:00 PM 08/20/21 5:00 PM America/New_York Invention-Con 2021: Capitalizing On Your Intellectual Property United States

Are you a young or independent inventor, an entrepreneur, or a small business owner whose success depends on guarding your creative work? Then don’t miss your chance to learn how different types of intellectual property (IP), such as patents, trademarks, and copyrights, are critical to your business strategy.

Take this opportunity to hear from business and government experts about turning ideas into innovations, protecting your work, and accessing valuable resources that can help you succeed in the marketplace. Keynote speakers Serene Almomen, CEO of Senseware, and recording artist Ansel Brown will share their insights on science, technological innovation, music, and business.

Presentations and workshops will cover:
* Putting your creativity to work
* How IP applies in various fields, such as artificial intelligence, robotics, agriculture, fashion, music, and literature
* Types of IP protection: patents, trademarks, and copyrights
* Marketing, manufacturing, and building a competitive advantage around your ideas
* Innovation and the fight against COVID-19
* And much more

Invention-Con 2021 will also include a wide range of virtual exhibitors from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and other federal government agencies. This event is offered by the USPTO’s Office of Innovation Outreach. For questions or assistance, please contact inventioncon@USPTO.GOV.

Event Cost: 
Free (registration required)