Posts Tagged: ipo education foundation


Girl Scouts’ IP Patch is helpful program for encouraging STEM education

The Girl Scouts of America, in conjunction with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the Intellectual Property Owners (IPO) Education Foundation, is doing its part …
By Steve Brachmann
11 months ago 2

US close to innovation heart attack, warns Priceline founder Jay Walker

Jay Walker: "Any marketplace that cannot make a deal without filing a lawsuit in federal court is in deep trouble... The results of this mess are sad …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 24

Hugh Herr, Inventor of the First Bionic Foot and Calf System

“Basic levels of physiological function should be a part of our human rights. Every person should have the right to live life without disability if they so …
By Steve Brachmann
3 years ago 1

Judge Richard Linn, First and Foremost a Patent Attorney

This theme reemerged later when we talked generally about computer implemented innovations. Judge Linn explained that wrestling with patent eligibility as it applies to innovations that require …
By Gene Quinn
3 years ago 0

Dean Kamen, Doug Henderson Honored by IPO

Last night at the National Portrait Gallery, which is the modern day site of the Old Patent Office Building, the IPO Educational Foundation awarded Dean Kamen the 40…
By Gene Quinn
4 years ago 2

Call for Nominations for 40th Annual Inventor of the Year Award

Nominations are due by May 15, 2013, and the winner (and the nominators) will be honored on Monday, December 10, 2012, in Washington, D.C. at a gala event. The purpose …
By Gene Quinn
5 years ago 3

IPO Inventor Award Rewards Green Technologies

Four times over the past nine years the Intellectual Property Owners (IPO) Education Foundation has recognized inventors of green technologies as the Inventor of the Year. This …
By Gene Quinn
5 years ago 0

IPO to Award National Inventor of the Year to Kinect Inventor

On Monday, December 10, 2012, Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation will honor 39th Annual National Inventor of the Year Alex Kipman, 2012 Distinguished IP Professional Judge James Holderman, and the …
By Gene Quinn
5 years ago 0

Nominations Open for IPO Inventor of the Year Award

The Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation currently has a Call for Nominations for their 39th Annual Inventor of the Year Award. Nominations are due by April 16, 2012, and …
By Gene Quinn
6 years ago 0

Call for Nominations: IPO Seeks National Inventor of the Year

In a bit of a twist this year, the party nominating the National Inventor of the Year will also be recognized. Most nominations come from patent attorneys, …
By Gene Quinn
7 years ago 0

PTO Lays Out Ambitions 2011 Agenda at IPO Conference

At lunch Director Kappos explained that the goal for fiscal year 2010, which ended on September 30, 2010, was to get the backlog down to 699,000 --- dubbed "project 699." The Office …
By Gene Quinn
7 years ago 2