Expanding Innovation

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"To maintain our technological leadership, the United States must seek to broaden our intellectual property ecosystem demographically, geographically, and economically." — USPTO Director Andrei Iancu 

Demystifying the patent system

Explore our educational tools for understanding the patent system and leveraging intellectual property

Mentoring programs

Discover how to make crucial connections for the next generation of innovators in your organization

Community groups

Learn about community groups and find out how to start and maintain one within your organization

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