Invention-Con 2023: Building tomorrow's innovation

Invention-Con 2023: Learn how to build a business plan, promote your brand, and craft a pitch

Recordings of Invention-Con 2023 presentations are now available. Select the links in the agenda below to view the program.

Do you have a great idea you want to commercialize? Then join us for the United States Patent and Trademark Office's (USPTO) free conference, Invention-Con 2023: Building tomorrow's innovation, May 10-12, from noon to 4 p.m. ET daily. 

  • Learn from accomplished innovators, inventors, entrepreneurs, and business owners how to use intellectual property (IP) to achieve success.
  • Discover the resources available to you throughout the innovation ecosystem.
  • Connect with IP and business experts who can help you develop a strategy for taking your product from idea to market.



(Subject to change. All times ET)

Day one: Understanding your value


Day two: Connecting to opportunities


Day three: Moving your business forward


Speaker biographies

(Provided by participants)

Day one speakers


Day two speakers


Day three speakers


View recordings of past programs on the Invention-Con event series page.

Invention-Con is the USPTO's annual conference for independent inventors, entrepreneurs, and small business owners whose success depends on guarding their creative work. This program is presented by the USPTO's Office of Innovation Outreach

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Accessibility accommodation


If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please submit your request to the contact information listed above.

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This event is part of a series: Advancing Equity, Invention-Con