Don’t Play Hooky Without The Hooky & Vote to Help Inventors!

Week of April 8, 2019                             Newsletter Issue #10

In the IGA Newsletter, you’ll find a bi-monthly update on all things inventing including success stories, inventor resources, events, and other content focused on reinvigorating your inventing spirit!

Inventor Success Stories

Congratulations Jim and Stacy on your Licensing Deal!

HOOKY® Thread Your Hook In A Second!

The Hooky is a device that threads a fish hook in seconds! Place the hook in the slot as shown above, and thread the line in the big hole on other side. Pull it out and tie the knot. Great for those who have bad eyesight, shaky hands, disabilities, and big hands. Clips on your rod or hat and it floats!

Jim and Stacy are from the Tennessee Inventors Association.
Learn about this awesome inventors group here:   TIA Inventors
Learn More About The Hooky!

IGA Spotlight

IGA Educational Webinar Series!

Take a look at this awesome series with various guest speakers! This series of webinars will help educate you in the correct processes to bring your ideas to market. From building prototypes to protecting your ideas, we cover it all!

The Webinars are held Wednesdays at 5pm Pacific / 8pm Eastern

Upcoming! May 1st — The latest DRTV insider secrets for submitting your product ideas with Carrie Jeske from Will it Launch.

May 29th — Building prototypes with Dr. Konstantin Dolgan from LA New Product Development Team.

June 12th — Manufacturing your product idea and selling it to retailers with Jim DeBetta.

July 10th — How to raise money to launch your business with Kedma Ough.

July 31st — Learn how to be a toy inventor. Mary Couzin founder of ChiTAG – North America‘s largest non-hobby toy and game fair open to the public.

August 14th —  The Art & Science of Patent Searching — Learn about prior art searching with Paul Fatehi, Founder of Fintech IP and former Senior Patent Analyst.

September 4th — How to protect those ideas without spending a fortune with Patent Agent Tariq Najee-ullah.

Learn More & Sign Up Here!

Open Innovation

We held an educational webinar on March 6th about how to review a potential licensee to see if your idea is a good fit with CoFounders Andrew Krauss and Stephen Key. To watch the recorded playback of this webinar, click Here and scroll to the bottom of the page!

Current Events

Silicon Valley International Invention Festival (SVIIF)

Why Participate in SVIIF?

“Your participation offers you an exceptional opportunity to interact directly with businessmen and representatives of well-known industrial companies and corporations from the land of innovations, Santa Clara. Your participation provides you a golden opportunity to: network with representatives of well-known companies, participate in various seminars, presentations and panel discussions, get to know creative minds from all over the world, visit representatives from industry and manufacturers, make concrete deals during the festival, gain international recognition from radio, television and print media, win special wards of high-ranking international organizations, and establish partnerships with inventor associations from all over the world.

Hosted by International Federation of Inventors’ Associations (IFIA) and organized by Geneva’s Exhibition and Congress Center (PALEXPO), the second Silicon Valley International Invention Festival (SVIIF) kicks off in Santa Clara Convention Center, the host of world-class events, from 24 to 26 June 2019.

Do not miss the fascinating festival in the unique land of hi-techs and innovations, Santa Clara. It’s one of a kind experience where buyers, investors, entrepreneurs, professionals, academic and industry leaderships, high-ranking organizations and inventors’ associations attend.

Your participation offers you an exceptional opportunity to interact directly with businessmen and representatives of well-known industrial companies and corporations from the land of innovations, Santa Clara.

Grab this exceptional chance and thrive!” – SVIIF

Learn more about the International Federation of Inventors’ Association (IFIA) Here!

Learn More About SVIFF

Trade Shows & Highlights

“At the National Hardware, you’ll find everything you need to move your business forward including new buying opportunities, merchandising ideas & solutions, money-saving deals & face-to-face networking opportunities. The future of home improvement is here.

Your registration gives you complete and full access to the entire NHS Show Floor, NHS networking events and thought-provoking industry education on the NRHA Stage for three days, May 7-9, 2019″. – National Hardware Show

Register Here!

In The News

Vote for Ryan Diez’s product the Woof Washer 360 and help him win!

From April 1st to May 1st, rally your fellow Innovation Nation fans & get ready to vote for your favorite invention all the way to the MoMadness Championship! – Innovation Nation

Help us rally Twitter votes to advance Ryan Diez’s Woof Washer 360 invention! Watch for the Twitter link on Inventors Groups of America’s Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter page. You only have a short time to vote so don’t miss it when it pops up!

Check the Official Competition Page

Vote for Andrea H. Evans’ book!

Help out Andrea H. Evans, a fellow inventor, and vote for her book All About Inventing!

“Authors of all kinds—indie (self-published), traditional, or collaborative published—may be considered for this prestigious award. The top ten finalists in each category are invited to present their book synopsis at the Author Academy Awards Red Carpet Sessions”. – Author Academy Awards

To vote, click on the link below, and then click on the picture of her book!

Vote Here!

Women Inventors, long overlooked, are churning out more patents than ever!

“In 1976, the number of patents that included a woman as an inventor was less than 4%. By 2016, that figure had jumped to 21%, the US Patent and Trademark Office said in a report released in February.

A 2017 study deemed women as “lost Einsteins” — people who could have created high-impact inventions if they had received early exposure to innovation and inventor role models.” – CNN

View the Article!

Inventor Resources

Check out inventRight’s new playlist of the Top 50 Licensing Videos, with over one million views!
inventRight YouTube Playlist

Services

Take a Look!

IGA supports inventors groups across America!

Email us with questions, ideas, and content: courtney@inventleaders.org

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