Alaska Small Business Development Center

Invention-Con 2023: Building tomorrow’s innovation

April 4, 2023

Are you searching for resources to turn your ideas into innovations, protect your work, and succeed in the marketplace?

Don’t miss the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) free conference for inventors, makers, and entrepreneurs, Invention-Con 2023: Building tomorrow’s innovation, happening May 10-12, from noon to 4 p.m. ET daily.

We’ve got an exciting lineup of panels featuring accomplished inventors, innovators, entrepreneurs, business owners, and intellectual property (IP) experts who will provide information and resources that can help you develop a successful strategy:

Day one: Understanding your value (virtual) – learn what you should offer for investment, how to harness the power of branding and trademark protection, and when, why, and how to license your IP.

Day two: Connecting to opportunities (virtual) – discover how to successfully network, build a solid business plan, and craft the perfect pitch to find and secure funding.

Day three: Moving your business forward (virtual and in-person) – find out how to turn passion into profits, overcome obstacles in manufacturing, and pivot in the marketplace

These and other learning opportunities await at Invention-Con 2023. You can view the full agenda on the event page, and register today to attend online or in person (May 12 only) at USPTO headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia.

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