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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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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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Celebrate International Day of Rural Women with Invent for Humanity, Kopernik & Q Drum

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The International Day of Rural Women creates awareness of the importance of women in rural communities where they are often the sole gathers of food and water and the challenges that they face in these responsibilities. Invent for Humanity is … Continue reading

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Terminology Tuesday- Appropriate Technology

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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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Featured Interview with Piet Hendrikse, Inventor of the Q Drum

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The Q Drum is an appropriate technology that was created to solve an issue that many rural people may face — transporting clean water. It is a durable, doughnut-shaped container which holds up to 50 liters of water. The cylindrical … Continue reading

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Introducing: the Q Drum Manufacturing Campaign

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Our first manufacturing campaign, in collaboration with Q Drum, seeks to establish a licensing agreement for the manufacture of Q Drum technology in Mexico and the Philippines. This is a sneak peek into the inner-workings and progress of our first … Continue reading

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