Innovator Spotlight

A forum for inventors and other IP stakeholders to discuss their work, the role IP plays for them and to help educate the public on the link between strong IP protection and robust innovation.

Celebrate PRIDE Month

June is PRIDE Month and IPO Education Foundation celebrates by honoring four open members or allies of the LGBTQ+ community with intellectual property ties. Check back for a new post each Monday this month.

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LISTEN TO SEASON 3 TRAILER NOW  Stroke of Genius™ Season 3 explores the most pressing questions, fascinating stories, and often-overlooked marvels that make up the world of intellectual property one episode at a time. From famous copyright cases to the

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Innovate for a Green Future – Upcycle plastics

Solgaard and BioCellection Unlike other kinds of waste, not all plastics can be recycled and often stick around in landfills or wind up in the ocean. This week in celebration of World IP Day “Innovate for a Green Future,” IPO

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Innovate for a Green Future – LuminAID

LuminAID In celebration of World IP Day “Innovate for a Green Future,” IPO Education Foundation is celebrating the founders of LuminAID, Andrea Sreshta and Anna Stork. The two college friends invented the world’s first solar-powered inflatable light to provide disaster

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Innovate for a Green Future – Anil Jha, Leading the World to More Eco-Friendly Water

Each year, World IP Day is celebrated on April 26 to promote the role intellectual property rights play in promoting innovation and creativity. This year, the World IP Organization selected the theme “Innovate for a Green Future” to highlight the

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Marian R. Croak, Ph.D

It now seems commonplace to communicate on the internet through audio and/or video. We can thank Marian Rogers Croak for this technology. Upon joining AT&T in 1982, Croak was a strong advocate for leaving wired phone technology in the past.

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