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How to Evaluate Disruptive Inventions

March 14, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

Congressional Inventions Caucus Advisory Committee Afternoon Briefing & Exhibition, in conjunction with the Congressional Inventions Caucus, invite you to an Inventor’s Expo!

Join us Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 4pm ET i the Senate Hart Office Building, Room 902, for a program titled How to Evaluate Disruptive InventionsFollowing our speakers and panel discussion there will be an an open house and reception where you can meet inventors and see their inventions.

Light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.


Co-Founders of the Senate Inventions Caucus:

Senator Steve Daines Senator Mazie Hirono



Winslow Sargeant, IEEE-USA Entrepreneurship Policy & Innovation Committee; former Chief Counsel for Advocacy for the Small Business Administration and a venture capital executive with a background in engineering.

Gene Quinn, IP Watchdog; a patent attorney and a leading commentator on patent law and innovation policy.

Craig. S. Markovitz, Assistant Teaching Professor of Entrepreneurship; Entrepreneur in Residence, Carnegie Mellon University.


Hosted by:

  • Inventors Project: Promoting Innovation Defending Intellectual Property
  • IEEE-USA: an organizational unit of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE), supporting the interests of IEEE’s U.S. engineer members

THIS WILL BE A WIDELY ATTENDED EVENT. RSVP to Bernadette Concepcion b.concepcion@ieee.org


Senator Steve Daines (R-MT)

U.S. Senator for the State of Montana

Senator Mazie Hirono (D-HI)

U.S. Senator for the State of Hawaii

Winslow Sargeant

IEEE-USA Entrepreneurship Policy & Innovation Committee

Gene Quinn

President & CEO, IPWatchdog, Inc.

Craig Markovitz

Entrepreneur In Residence and Assistant Teaching Professor of Entrepreneurship at Carnegie Mellon University


March 14, 2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Senate Hart Office Building
120 Constitution Ave NE
Washington, DC 20002 United States
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