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Challenging future generations.
Sponsors of the National Inventors Hall of Fame support every aspect of our mission. From celebrating our annual Induction to fostering the future of invention through educational programs, these contributors help us to make progress possible.
Presenting Sponsor

United States Patent and Trademark Office

As the federal agency for granting U.S. patents and registering trademarks, the USPTO fulfills a Constitutional mandate to promote the progress of science and the useful arts by securing for limited times to inventors the exclusive right to their respective discoveries.

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2014 Sponsors
3D Systems
Accenture
American Intellectual Property Law Association
Arrow Electronics, Inc.
Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent
Lisle M. Buckingham Fund of Akron Community Foundation
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations
Rob Briggs and Alyssa Lenhoff
Corning Incorporated
Eli Lilly & Company
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
2014 Sponsors Cont.
Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP
Thomas Fogarty Winery & Vineyards
IBM
Indiana University
The Amos E. Joel Young Inventors Endowment
Ruth and Don Keck
John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Ray & Jennifer Leach
Marconi Society
National Academy of Inventors
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C.
Sponsorship Opportunities for 2015 Induction Ceremony
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  • Positioning as Presenting Sponsor alongside the USPTO with prominent logo recognition on all
    National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Events collateral materials, signage, and program
  • Presenting Sponsor recognition alongside the USPTO on all press releases and press kits
  • The right to use “Proud Sponsor of the National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Events”
    icon on corporate web and print materials for 12 months
  • Sponsor logo in the National Inventors Hall of Fame on the USPTO campus for one year
  • Sponsor logo recognition on www.invent.org
  • Recognition on social media with tags to Facebook and Twitter pages
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Monday, May 11, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductee Enshrinement Ceremony

Hosted by: National Inventors Hall of Fame on the campus of the USPTO, Alexandria, VA
The Inductee Enshrinement will feature 2015 Inductees officially placing their names in the Gallery of Icons,
joining the National Monument to Innovation. Past Inductees join the celebration by welcoming the new Inductees.

    • Four (4) VIP seats for the Inductee Enshrinement
    • Four (4) VIP seats for the Inductee Enshrinement Dinner alongside Inductees and USPTO Senior Officials

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC
The Induction Ceremony honors the great inventors who have changed the way we live our lives through their
patented work and inspires attendees with their stories.

    • Opportunity to welcome and present one of the 2015 Inductees on-stage at the Induction Ceremony
    • Sixteen (16) VIP seats for the Inductee Private Reception
    • Sixteen (16) VIP seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • Priority seating with an Inductee at each table
    • A full-page, full-color advertisement in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Innovation Echo Panel Discussion

Hosted by: Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC
After honoring this year’s Inductees, Innovation Echo is where inspiration turns into action. A panel of Inductees, Patent Leaders,
and key members of the Innovation Community will lead a discussion to tell their stories of inspiration and breakthrough that
will ignite an innovation movement in America. The panel’s call to action is a challenge issued to the nation to create innovative
energy conservation ideas and lead us to a more efficient and brighter future.

    • Invitation for a Presenting Sponsor Representative to join the Panel Discussion alongside Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce
      for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director Michelle K. Lee and Inductees Kristina Johnson and Steve Sasson
    • Sixteen (16) VIP seats for Innovation Echo
    • Sixteen (16) VIP seats for a private lunch following Innovation Echo hosted by the USPTO
      and National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductees
    • Sponsor listing in the Innovation Echo program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen
    • Logo recognition on event signage

 

  • Innovation Sponsor recognition on all press releases and press kits
  • The right to use “Proud Sponsor of the National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Events”
    icon on corporate web and print materials for 12 months
  • Sponsor logo in the National Inventors Hall of Fame on the USPTO campus for one year
  • Sponsor logo recognition on www.invent.org
  • Recognition on social media with tags to Facebook and Twitter pages
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Monday, May 11, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductee Enshrinement Ceremony

Hosted by: National Inventors Hall of Fame on the campus of the USPTO, Alexandria, VA

    • Two (2) VIP seats for the Inductee Enshrinement Ceremony
    • Two (2) VIP seats for the Inductee Enshrinement Dinner alongside Inductees and USPTO Senior Officials

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

    • Opportunity to welcome and present one of the 2015 Inductees on-stage at the Induction Ceremony
    • Twelve (12) VIP seats for the Inductee Private Reception
    • Twelve (12) VIP seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • Priority seating with an Inductee at each table
    • A full-page, full-color advertisement in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Innovation Echo Panel Discussion

Hosted by: Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

    • Twelve (12) VIP seats for Innovation Echo
    • Twelve (12) VIP seats for a private lunch following Innovation Echo hosted by
      the USPTO and National Inventors Hall of Fame Inductees
    • Sponsor listing in the Innovation Echo program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen
    • Logo recognition on event signage

 

  • The right to use “Proud Sponsor of the National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Events”
    icon on corporate web and print materials for 12 months
  • Sponsor logo in the National Inventors Hall of Fame on the USPTO campus for one year
  • Sponsor logo recognition on www.invent.org
  • Recognition on social media with tags to Facebook and Twitter pages
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

    • Ten (10) VIP seats for the Inductee Private Reception
    • Ten (10) VIP seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • Priority seating with an Inductee at each table
    • A half-page, full-color advertisement in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Innovation Echo Panel Discussion

Hosted by: Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

    • Ten (10) VIP seats for Innovation Echo
    • Sponsor listing in the Innovation Echo program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen
    • Logo recognition on event signage

 

  • Sponsor logo in the National Inventors Hall of Fame on the USPTO campus for one year
  • Sponsor logo recognition on www.invent.org
  • Recognition on social media with tags to Facebook and Twitter pages
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

    • Eight (8) VIP seats for the Inductee Private Reception
    • Eight (8) VIP seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • Priority seating with an Inductee at each table
    • A half-page, full-color advertisement in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Innovation Echo Panel Discussion

Hosted by: Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

    • Eight (8) VIP seats for Innovation Echo
    • Sponsor listing in the Innovation Echo program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen
    • Logo recognition on event signage

 

  • Sponsor logo in the National Inventors Hall of Fame on the USPTO campus for one year
  • Sponsor logo recognition on www.invent.org
  • Recognition on social media with tags to Facebook and Twitter pages
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

    • Eight (8) seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • A half-page, full-color advertisement in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Innovation Echo Panel Discussion

Hosted by: Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

    • Eight (8) seats for Innovation Echo
    • Sponsor listing in the Innovation Echo program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen
    • Logo recognition on event signage

 

  • Sponsor logo in the National Inventors Hall of Fame on the USPTO campus for one year
  • Sponsor listing on www.invent.org
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

    • Six (6) seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • A quarter-page, full-color advertisement in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Innovation Echo Panel Discussion

Hosted by: Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

    • Six (6) seats for Innovation Echo
    • Sponsor listing in the Innovation Echo program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen
  • Sponsor listing on www.invent.org
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

    • Four (4) seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • A quarter-page, full-color advertisement in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Logo recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling logo recognition on-screen

 

  • Sponsor listing on www.invent.org
  • Recognition in the Invent Now 2015 Annual report

 

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 – National Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Hosted by: Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

    • Two (2) seats for the Induction Ceremony
    • Sponsor recognition in the Induction Ceremony program
    • Rolling recognition on-screen

 

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