About the USPTO's National Trademark Exposition

The National Trademark Exposition is a free, family-friendly event designed to educate the public about trademarks and their importance in the global marketplace.

Previous Expositions have featured educational exhibits from owners of federally registered trademarks, presentations and workshops geared towards prospective trademark applicants, and plenty of fun activities for kids.

See our 2018 National Trademark Exposition event page for information about our upcoming Exposition.


Past Expositions have featured: 


  • Hershey Chocolate & Confectionery Corporation (The Hershey Company)
  • Rita’s Ice, Custard, Happiness
  • The LEGO group

Presentations and workshops

  • Trademark Basics
  • Applying to Seek Federal Registration
  • What Happens After Registration

Kids' attractions

  • Arts and crafts stations
  • Scavenger hunts
  • Hands-on activities

Past Exposition details: 


More information

Please contact our Exposition team members:

Shana Webster-Trotman
(571) 272-9698

Chrisie King
(571) 272-9179