National Academy of Inventors
The National Academy of Inventors is a 501(c)(3) non-profit member organization comprising U.S. and international universities, and governmental and non-profit research institutions, with over 3,000 individual inventor members and Fellows spanning more than 200 institutions, and growing rapidly. It was founded in 2010 to recognize and encourage inventors with patents issued from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, enhance the visibility of academic technology and innovation, encourage the disclosure of intellectual property, educate and mentor innovative students, and translate the inventions of its members to benefit society. The NAI publishes Technology and Innovation, holds an annual conference, and plays an active role in shaping policy regarding academic invention.
- Technology & Innovation
- Volume 18, Number 1, May 2016 - The Conference Issue:Recognizing Pillars of Academic Innovation