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Maurice Kanbar: A Unique Inventor and His Amazing Inventions

The Commonwealth Club

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)

Maurice Kanbar: A Unique Inventor and His Amazing...

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Maurice Kanbar, Inventor; Author, Secrets From an Inventor's Notebook: Advice on Inventing Success
In conversation with Dr. Mary Bitterman, President Bernard Osher Foundation; Member, Commonwealth Club Board of Governors

Long before there was “Shark Tank,” there was inventor Maurice Kanbar. San Francisco resident Kanbar’s inventions include a broad range of items: the D-Fuzz-It sweater comb, customizable sticky notes called Zip Notes, SKYY Vodka, the first multiplex movie theater in New York and durable, cheap eyeglasses for people in developing countries. He has been called a modern day Buckminster Fuller, with 35 patents over 40 years. In 2006, he even produced his first feature film, the animated Hoodwinked! followed by Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. EvilHere’s a rare chance to meet one of America’s most creative minds and see his creations up close.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. check-in, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. book signing
Cost: $20 non-members, FREE members, free for students (with valid ID);

Premium Seating (includes seating in first rows and copy of book): $35 members and nonmembers
Also know: Part of the Good Lit series. Underwritten by The Bernard Osher Foundation

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Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Wednesday, June 18, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)

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