|Invented Here! - 2017|
Invented Here! Program - 2017
Nominations Deadline: Friday, June 30, 2017
Awards Program – October 2017
2016 Invented Here! Program Honorees!
The purpose of the Invented Here! Program is to celebrate New England innovators, their inventions, and the stories behind their innovations. Through the program, the Boston Patent Law Association (BPLA) is transforming the nation’s relationship with science and technology and providing educational opportunities that inform the public of these fascinating innovators and innovations.
Since its inception in 2010, the Invented Here! Program has recognized 49 inventions and over 170 inventors for their contributions to the greater good based on their ingenuity and inventiveness.
New from 2016!
Top nominating universities, research institutions, corporations, and law firms will be recognized for their contributions to the Invented Here! program!
Criteria for Nomination
For a patented invention category, the invention must:
For the pending published patent application/Fan Favorite category, the invention must:
Would You Like to Nominate a Patent or Pending Published Application?
The nomination process is open until Friday, June 30, 2017. If you did not receive a submittal confirmation email from an Invented Here! committee member, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm receipt of your submission.
Here are the two rules, the invention must be -
Number of the Patent:
Short description of why this patent is a winner:
Optional - Please feel free to supplement your nomination by providing links or attachments to any supporting material that will help the review committee easily understand why this patent is a winner.
Thank you for supporting Invented Here! and helping BPLA to raise awareness of patented innovations in New England.
This year, the BPLA is opening sponsorship opportunities to those who would like to participate in the celebration and be recognized among progressive leaders in the innovation community. We are offering a Platinum Corporate Sponsor level and a number of Innovation Partner Sponsorship opportunities at Platinum ($5,000), Gold ($3,000), Silver ($1,500), and Bronze ($750) levels.
Become a Judge
If you would like to participate in this year’s selection process, please email email@example.com.
2017 Invented Here! Planning Committee Members