As our 2016 year comes to an end, it's time to CELEBRATE with our annual holiday season POTLUCK PARTY to feed our innovative minds, healthy bodies and entrepreneurial spirit!
Complementing our POT LUCK HOLIDAY PARTY Agenda will be featured speaker Ed Manzo, Intellectual Property Partner & Attorney at Husch Blackwell. He has been voted a Top 100 Super Lawyer® in Illinois for several years and is listed among the Best Lawyers in America®. With a degree in Physics, Edward’s experience extends across a broad range of technologies. He is well-known in the intellectual property community and has resolved patent, trademark and trade dress cases for manufacturers of semiconductors circuits and fabrication, consumer goods, computing systems, infrastructure materials and medical technology. Edward is widely published in the patent field. He is the author of four respected reference books including two examining the America Invents Act and a recent news publication titled “Protecting Your New Technology with a Provisional Patent Application” which was posted June 17, 2016, in USPTO Startups, Technology and Techweek.
Admission to This Fantastic Public Event is FREE for Current Members of the Chicago Inventors Organization and Only $10.00 for the General Public. We encourage our members, friends and future innovators to once again provide a delicious assortment of foods (PLEASE – NO DESSERTS – WE WILL PROVIDE DESSERTS). For last minute shopping, meet innovative CIO members who have products for sale. If you are interested in being a CIO MEMBER VENDOR, Please Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.