November Meeting


Our November meeting: “IP 101” - How, when & why patents, trademarks & copyrights will take place on

Thursday, November 10
Doors open at 6:30 for Networking
Conference Center at AMN HealthCare, 12400 High Bluff Drive, San Diego, CA 92130
Meeting starts at 7:00  

$10 fee includes a snack and drink (correct change appreciated!)

Thank you to our October presenter Stephen Key, an award-winning product developer, a renowned intellectual property strategist, and a lifelong entrepreneur, an author of One Simple Idea, his bestselling book about product licensing.

Patent Law

Inventors depend on strong intellectual property laws to defend their innovations. Paul Morinville from  US Inventor needs your help to make sure it is the case.  Please contact him.  Your invention's success might depend on it.

2016-Invention Contest - And the Winner is ...

Our annual invention contest, the most popular SDIF meeting of the year, took place on Thursday, August 11.  Thank you to the inventors showing their creations, to the audience for voting and to Coleman University for hosting this event.

Best of the best out of ten contestants are:

First place: Greg Wawrzyniak - PaintWell Caddy  Paint tray

Second place: Dean McBain - True Iris Biofusion ID system

Third place: Dan Garcia - Sipsee Personal bottle top

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