The Eastern Regional Outreach Office is based in the Alexandria, Virginia, headquarters of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). We engage the public in the Eastern United States by bringing USPTO services and resources to the region. The Eastern Regional Outreach Office serves Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Florida, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia. Our goal is to promote innovation and stimulate the economy by connecting entrepreneurs to government resources, supporting students and teachers through our STEM education programs, gathering feedback from regional stakeholders, and recruiting diverse talent from the region. Expand the panels below to learn more about what the Eastern Regional Outreach Office can do for you.