The USPTO's bimonthly publication for the independent inventor community
Announcements for February and March
Saturday Seminar in Detroit Part Two
In case you missed the first Saturday Seminar at the Detroit satellite office, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is holding another on March 9. This free, one-day event provides attendees in the Detroit area with a wealth of patent and trademark information. Check the Saturday Seminar page for more information.
Independent Inventors Conference Heads to Kansas
The USPTO is pleased to announce the Kansas Regional Independent Inventors Conference, to be held at Wichita State University in Wichita, April 19-20. Representatives from the USPTO will be in the Sunflower State to provide Independent inventors and small business owners with valuable information on the patent and trademark processes. Watch the Current Events section of our Inventors Resources pages for further announcements and to learn more about the USPTO's Independent Inventor Conferences.
USPTO Teams with Smithsonian to Stage 2013 Innovation Expo
In January, the USPTO and the Smithsonian Institution announced a joint partnership to stage the 2013 Innovation Expo and plans to create an Innovation Pavilion at the Smithsonian's Arts and Industries Building on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Visit the Innovation Expo website to find out more about this exciting new development.