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Announcing: $10,500 in Funding Allocated to Support 14 Campaigns at First-Ever Invent for Humanity Event

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The Center for Applied Innovation Announces $10,500 in Funding Allocated Toward 14 Campaigns During the Invent for Humanity™ Technology Transfer Exchange Fair March 2, 2012 (Chicago, IL) – The Center for Applied Innovation, a Chicago based 501(C)3 non-profit organization, announced … Continue reading

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Patents for Humanity – New USPTO Humanitarian Initiative

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On Wednesday I watched as David Kappos announced the USPTO’s new humanitarian initiative – Patents for Humanity. “Innovation is 99% about failure, which is expensive,” Kappos said. He’s completely right. It is difficult to disseminate knowledge due to the high … Continue reading

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Terminology Tuesday – Technology Transfer

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As we get closer to the big event in January, we realize that some of our partners and friends may not be familiar with some of the terminology used in discussing Invent for Humanity and Intellectual Property issues. Introducing Terminology Tuesday – … Continue reading

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Terminology Tuesday- Needs Organizations & Technology Providers

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As we get closer to the big event in January, we realize that some of our partners and friends may not be familiar with some of the terminology used in discussing Invent for Humanity and Intellectual Property issues. Introducing Terminology Tuesday – … Continue reading

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Your Vote Counts – Help Kopernik Win a $250,000 Grant

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As some of you may know, Kopernik has partnered with Invent for Humanity to leverage their online marketplace platform. This unique marketplace helps appropriate technologies reach the communities that need them the most. Kopernik solves the issues that appropriate technology … Continue reading

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Terminology Tuesday – Licensing

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As we get closer to the big event in January, we realize that some of our partners and friends may not be familiar with some of the terminology used in discussing Invent for Humanity and Intellectual Property issues. Introducing Terminology Tuesday – … Continue reading

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The 2011 Sustainable Disaster Relief Housing Conference is happening TODAY in Ottawa, Ontario Canada

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The 2011 Sustainable Disaster Relief Housing Conference will bring experts in the field from around the world during a day and a half of presentations and an exhibition showcase to discuss swift and durable construction solutions in support of disaster … Continue reading

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Terminology Tuesday – Campaigns

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As we get closer to the big event in January, we realize that some of our partners and friends may not be familiar with some of the terminology used in discussing Invent for Humanity and Intellectual Property issues. Introducing Terminology Tuesday – … Continue reading

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Today is both World Development Information Day AND United Nations Day

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From UN.org “The General Assembly in 1972 instituted World Development Information Day to draw the attention of world public opinion to development problems and the need to strengthen international cooperation to solve them.The Assembly decided that the date for the … Continue reading

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Featured Interview with Luis Moreau, a new Invent for Humanity Fellow

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Luis Moreau is a unique and diverse individual with an even more interesting background. Luis is a trained Venezuelan lawyer with a Masters of Law from Chicago-Kent College of Law and Masters in Business Administration from Spain. Luis has focused … Continue reading

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