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Invention-Con 2023: Virtual May 10-12, 2023

May 10, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - May 12, 2023 @ 4:00 pm UTC-4

Invention-Con 2023: Virtual May 10-12, 2023

About this event

Do you have a great idea you want to commercialize? Then join us for the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) free conference, Invention-Con 2023: Building tomorrow’s innovation, coming May 10-12, from noon to 4 p.m. ET daily.


  • Learn from accomplished innovators, inventors, entrepreneurs, and business owners how to use intellectual property (IP) to achieve success
  • Discover the resources available to you throughout the innovation ecosystem
  • Connect with IP and business experts who can help you develop a strategy for taking your product from idea to market


Register today to attend online or in person (May 12 only) at USPTO headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia:


An agenda and more information about each day of the conference will be posted here.


View recordings of past programs on the Invention-Con event series page.


Invention-Con is the USPTO’s annual conference for independent inventors, entrepreneurs, and small business owners whose success depends on guarding their creative work. This program is presented by the USPTO’s Office of Innovation Outreach.

For more information, or if you have any questions or comments, please email us at inventioncon@uspto.gov

The content and opinions shared by our guest speakers during this program are not those of the USPTO, nor are they an endorsement of any persons, products, programs, or policies mentioned during the event.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation, please submit your request to the contact information listed above.