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 Export to Your Calendar 10/23/2017
When: October 23rd 2017
6:00 PM
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The Exchange Conference Center
212 Northern Ave
Boston, Massachusetts  02210
United States
Contact: Invented Here! Committee

Online registration is available until: 10/22/2017
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Invented Here! Program - 2017
Highlighting New England’s Innovators


Thank you to all those who nominated New England Innovators! 


Announcing the 2017 Invented Here! Awards Reception!

Nominees, nominators, colleagues and guests are all welcome to attend the reception.

We are very excited to announce that Meghna Chakrabarti, host of WBUR’s “Radio Boston” show, will be the Emcee for this year’s program. 

Monday, October 23, 2017

6:00 – 9:00pm

The Exchange Conference Center

212 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210


Register Here ($50 for BPLA Members / $65 for Nonmembers)


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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.


Criteria for Nomination

Here are the two rules used for this year’s program, the invention must have been -

·         claimed in a patent issued within the last five years, OR have been claimed in an issued patent tied to a product that received U.S. regulatory approval within the last three years; and

·         developed in New England or by an inventor who resides in New England.


2017 Invented Here! Planning Committee Members

Mark Solomon, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds, PC

Aaron Connor, Eli Lilly and Company

Dipti Ramnarain, Holland & Knight


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Past Events

Learn about past Invented Here! programs

Boston Patent Law Association
One Batterymarch Park, Suite 101
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617.507.5570

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