She's an original

Real people change the world every day through the power of invention. Celebrate their vision. Discover what it takes to transform promising concepts into valuable products and better ways of doing things. Learn how intellectual property protection is enabling people to share their ideas with the world. 

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Speeding Patent Review to Spur Innovation

In a sure sign that innovation is alive and well, the volume of patents applications is growing around the world. But a new report reveals that patent offices in some countries are not keeping pace with demand. 

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China Intellectual Property & Innovation Summit

Shanghai, China
April 20-21, 2017