Successful Inventing

The successful inventing series, presented by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and the Licensing Executives Society - Silicon Valley Chapter (LES-SVC), covers various aspects of the invention process. During each virtual session, participants will hear experts discuss topics that include intellectual property (IP), creating a prototype, licensing, funding, and more.

Upcoming events

Experts will discuss licensing and manufacturing in the invention process.

Experts will discuss product development in the invention process.

Experts will discuss your elevator pitch and plan in the invention process.

Experts will discuss early stage funding in the invention process.

Past events

Experts will discuss how to protect your innovation in the invention process.

May 29, 2024 - Virtual

Experts will discuss the initial research in the invention process.

Experts will discuss the role of preliminary marketing and advertising in the invention process.

Experts will discuss early stage funding in the invention process.

Experts discuss the corporate licensing process in the sixth session of the Successful Inventing Series.

Apr 22, 2023 - Virtual and San Jose, CA

Experts will discuss product development in the invention process.

Experts discuss royalties in the fourth session of the Successful Inventing Series.

Experts discuss how to license your product or concept in the third session of the Successful Inventing Series.

Experts discuss the marketing research component of the invention process.

USPTO experts discuss prior art searching and applying for a patent, including the process of granting a utility patent.