List of independent inventor associations.

We pride ourselves to having the most current and updated list of independent inventor association’s across United States. Many associations keep up-to-date schedules of regularly occurring meetings and events for the local areas. Visit an individual Association’s website for more information.

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Use the map or list below to find your local inventor group.

Alabama

The Inventors and Entrepreneurs Association at Auburn University

Contact: Joe Craig

Email: jtc0056@tigermail.auburn.edu

Arizona

Inventors Association of Arizona – Phoenix

www.azinventors.org

Contact: Laura Myers, Executive Director

Email: exdir@azinventors.org

Tucson Inventor Group

www.meetup.com/tucsoninventorgroup

Contact: Lucas Boring – President

Email: tucsoninventorgroup@gmail.com

Arkansas

Arkansas Inventors’ Network – Little Rock

www.arkansasinvents.org

Contact: (501) 247-6125

Email: info@arkansasinvents.org

California

Inventors Forum – Orange County

www.inventorsforum.org

Contact: Cynthia Kirkeby – President

Email: info@inventorsforum.org

Inventors Forum – San Diego

www.sdinventors.org

Contact: Adrian Pelkus – President

Email: adrian.pelkus@sdinventors.org

Invention Accelerator Workshop

www.meetup.com/Invention-Accelerator-Workshop-San-Diego-Meetup

Contact: Greg Lauren-Wawrzyniak

Email: sdinventor@gmail.com

Colorado

Rocky Mountain Inventors Association

www.rminventor.org

Contact: Bonnie Griffin Kaake, President

Email: info@rminventor.org

Connecticut

Inventors Association of Connecticut

www.inventus.org

Contact: Doug Lyon

Phone: (203) 254-4000 x3155

D.C. – District of Columbia

Inventors Network of the Capital Area

www.dcinventors.org

Contact: Kris Paul – President

Email: www.dcinventors.org/contact-us/

Florida

Tampa Bay Inventors’ Council

www.tbic.us

Contact: Wayne Rasanen – President

Email: goodharbinger@yahoo.com

Inventors Society of South Florida – Delray Beach

www.inventorssociety.net

Contact: Leo Mazur – President

Email: mazurelectric@earthlink.net

Inventors Council of Central Florida – Orlando

www.inventcf.com

Contact: Dr. David E Flinchbaugh – Founding Member & President

Email: webmaster@inventCF.com

North Florida Inventors Group

www.inventcf.com

Contact: Bob Hawkinson – President

Email: Bob@inventor.guru

Edison Innovators Association – Fort Myers

www.edisoninnovatorsassociation.org

Contact: Matt Stieg – President

Email: info@EIA2015.org

Georgia

The Columbus Phenix City Inventors Association

www.cpcinventorsassociation.org

Contact: Mike Turner – President

Email: info@cpcinventorsassociation.org

Southeastern Inventors Association – Marietta

southeasterninventors.org

Contact: Terry Sullivan – President

Email: www.southeasterninventors.org/contact/

Illinois

Chicago Inventors Organization

chicago-inventors.org

Contact: Calvin Flowers – President

Email: chicago.inventors.organization@gmail.com

Illinois Innovators & Inventors

http://ilinventor.tripod.com

Email: inventorclub@yahoo.com

Indiana

Fort Wayne Inventors Club

www.fortwayneinventorsclub.org

Contact: David Gross – President

Email: dgross@collisioncontrol.net

Indiana Inventors Association

www.indianainventorsassociation.blogspot.com

Iowa

Iowa Inventors Group – Cedar Rapids

www.iowainventorsgroup.org

Contact: Frank Morosky – President

Email: info@iowainventorsgroup.org

Kansas

Inventor Center of Kansas City

www.inventorscenterofkc.org

Contact: Sean Murphy – CEO

Inventors Association of South Central Kansas – Wichita

www.inventkansas.com

Contact: Gary Stecklein – President

Email: gary.stecklein@yahoo.com

Kentucky

Inventors Network Kentucky – Lexington

kyinventors.org

Contact: Don Skaggs – President

Email: donskaggs@kyinventors.org

Massachusetts

Inventors Association of New England – Lexington & Cambridge

www.inventne.com

Contact: Bob Hausslein – President

Email: rhausslein@rcn.com

Michigan

Michigan Inventors Coalition – Grand Rapids, Jackson, Lansing, Muskegon, Southfield, Statewide

www.michiganinventorscoalition.org

Contact: Joe Finkler – President

Email: ontvgrin@gmail.com

Inventors Council of Mid-Michigan – Burton

www.inventorscouncil.org

Contact: Marty Sovis – President

Email: ICMM@inventorscouncil.org

Inventors Council of Mid-Michigan – Flushing

www.inventorscouncil.org

Contact: Mike Ball – President

Email: ICMM@inventorscouncil.org

Minnesota

Inventors’ Network – Minneapolis/St. Paul

www.inventorsnetwork.org

Contact: Steve Lyon – President

Email: lyonexpress@aol.com

Mississippi

Mississippi SBDC Inventor Assistance

clients.mssbdc.org/DocumentMaster.aspx?doc=1004

Contact: msbdc@olemiss.edu

Phone: (662) 915-5001

Missouri

Inventor Center of Kansas City

www.inventorscenterofkc.org

Contact: Sean Murphy – CEO

Inventors Association of St. Louis (IASL)

www.inventstl.org

Contact: info@InventSTL.org

Phone: 913.322.1895

Southwest Missouri Inventors Network – Springfield

Contact: Jan Healzer

Email: janhealzer@yahoo.com

Phone: (417) 827-4498

Nevada

Nevada Inventors Association – Reno

www.nevadainventors.org

Contact: Mike Spray – Past Vice President

Email: info@nevadainventors.org

Vegas Inventors

www.meetup.com/VegasInventors

Contact: Daniel Braisted

Email: danielb702@aol.com

New Jersey

National Society of Inventors – Roselle Park

www.nationalinventors.com

Contact: Stephen Shaw

New York

The Inventors Association of Manhattan (IAM)

www.manhattan-inventors.org

Email: manhattan.inventors@gmail.com

Inventors & Entrepreneurs of Suffolk County

www.meetup.com/iesuffolk

Contact: Brian Fried

Email: brianfried@gmail.com

North Carolina

Inventors’ Network of the Carolinas

www.inotc.org

Contact: zliftona@aol.com

Ohio

Canton/Dayton Inventors Association

groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/inventors_council/info

Email: inventors_council-owner@yahoogroups.com

Contact: 330.499.1262

Inventors Council of Cincinnati

www.inventcincy.org

Email: inventors_council-owner@yahoogroups.com

Contact: Jackie Diaz – Founder

Phone: 513.898.2110

Inventors Network (Columbus)

http://www.inventorscolumbus.com

Contact: 614.470.0144

Youngstown – Warren Inventors Association

www.3dvirtualmall.com/invwell.htm

Contact: Frank Naypaver

Email: frank.naypaver@3dvirtualmall.com

Oklahoma

Oklahoma Inventors Congress

www.oklahomainventors.com

Contact: By Chapter

Oregon

South Coast Inventors Group – North Bend

www.southcoastinventors.org

Contact: James Innes

Email: jamesinnes@gmail.com

Pennsylvania

The American Society of Inventors

www.americansocietyofinventors.com

Contact: Jeffrey Dobkin

Email: jeff@dobkin.com

Pittsburgh East Inventors Club

inventionburgh.wordpress.com

Contact: coinventors@gmail.com

Phone: 412-527-6921

Williamsport Inventor’s Club

www.imcpa.com/williamsportlycoming-keystone-innovation-zone/williamsport-inventors-club

Contact: info@wlkiz.com

Phone: 570-329-3200

Tennessee

Tennessee Inventors Association – Knoxville

www.tninventors.org

Contact: Keith Waters

Email: web@knoxpatents.com

Texas

Amarillo Inventors Association

www.amarilloinventors.org

Contact: (806) 367-8610

Email: info@amarilloinventors.org

Austin Inventors and Entrepreneurs Association

www.meetup.com/Austin-Inventors-and-Entrepreneurs

Contact: Ata Etemadi – President

Houston Inventors Association

www.inventors.org

Contact: Ken Roddy – President

Email: ken@patentstuff.com

Texas Inventors Association – Plano

www.txinventors.com

Contact: wisepatents@yahoo.com

Alamo Inventors – San Antonio

www.alamoinventors.org

Contact: George Burkhardt – President

Email: invent@alamoinventors.org

Utah

Utah Inventor Entrepreneurs – Salt Lake City

www.meetup.com/utahinventorentrepreneurs

Virginia

Virginia Innovators Network – Richmond

www.vainnovators.org

Contact: info@vainnovators.org

Wisconsin

Juneau County Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club

www.juneaucounty.com/ie-club.html

Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club of Kenosha & Racine c/o Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce

www.meetup.com/Inventors-Entrepreneurs-Club-of-Kenosha-Racine

Contact: info@kenoshaareachamber.com