Louisville, CO (PRWEB) October 22, 2010
The DaVinci Institute, along with ColoradoBiz Magazine and Townsend & Townsend & Crew, announce the sixth Annual Colorado Inventor Showcase to be held on November 13, 2010 from noon to 7:30 p.m. at Rotors of the Rockies located at the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport located at 11915 Airport Way, Broomfield, CO 80021. The event celebrates innovative entrepreneurs and their passion to make the world a better place. The showcase will display dozens of imaginative inventions that will be judged in several categories including software, commercial and consumer products as well as DaVinci Inventor of the Year. Registration is open and some booths are still available.
The 2010 Inventor Showcase features keynote speaker United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Commissioner Robert L. Stoll who was sworn in as Commissioner for Patents on October 5, 2009. Mr. Stoll has served the USPTO since 1994 in a number of roles. He was most recently the Dean of Training and Education. Prior to that, Mr. Stoll was director of the Office of Enforcement for the USPTO and Administrator of the Office of Legislative and International Affairs. In this capacity, he led development and analysis of legislation concerning intellectual property, as well as analysis of international issues related to intellectual property. He has helped develop and plan USPTO strategic goals, objectives, and priorities, and served as a liaison with patent and trademark bar groups and academic and scientific communities.
“Inventors use their hands to fashion components, their minds to create function and strategy, and their hearts to feed the passion that drives their work forward,” says Thomas Frey, Executive Director of the DaVinci Institute. “In our tough economic times, inventions bring hope and inspiration to everyone they touch. I encourage both families and businesses to join us on this incredible voyage into the land of invention for a truly memorable experience.”
A team of more than 80 celebrity judges will assist in evaluating the entries. The judging panel includes corporate executives, venture capitalists, the media, product scouts, and other key community leaders.
Prices for exhibit booths range from $297-$495. Limited space is still available. General admission for DaVinci Institute members is $15 and $20 for non-members. Children 12 and under are free. Family packs are $30. From 10:00 am - 12:00 pm exclusive VIP admission is available to meet the celebrity judges, speakers, and inventors during a special food and cocktail hour. Admission is $109 for non-members and $89 for members. Registration is available at: http://www.davinciinstitute.com .
About the DaVinci Institute
The DaVinci Institute is a Futurist Think Tank based in Louisville, Colorado. The Institute goes beyond the traditional role of a think tank. The Institute believes that shaping the future requires more than ideas; it requires action as well. The DaVinci Institute also believes that the people that will shape the future are those that take brilliant ideas and make them become reality. Inventors and entrepreneurs will shape our future. That is why the DaVinci Institute produces futurist events designed to assist the revolutionary thinking inventor and entrepreneur, and helps them get their ideas off the ground.
The DaVinci Institute is a 501-c-3 non-profit organization supported by memberships, sponsorships and attendance fees for the programs we produce. For more information about the DaVinci Institute call 303-666-4133 or go to http://www.davinciinstitute.com.