INPEX, the Invention & New Product Exposition, is America's largest invention trade show. INPEX provides a forum for inventors to exhibit their inventions and attempt to make contacts with companies interested in licensing, marketing or manufacturing new products.
The short answer to what types of business attend INPEX, America's Largest Invention Trade Show, is any qualified company interested in new products and innovations. Since the inventions exhibited at INPEX run the gamut from housewares and automotive products to electronics and sporting goods, businesses and companies in a wide variety of industries can find applicable new products and inventions at INPEX.
Past attendees have included manufacturing and marketing companies, licensors, retailers, importers/exporters, distributors, venture capital groups, mail-order catalogs, infomercial companies and other businesses interested in inventions. And, at previous INPEX shows, private new product reviews were conducted by companies such as Hasbro, Everlast, The Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, Tupperware, Irwin Industrial Tools and Full Life Products.
The short answer to the question of who exhibits at INPEX, the Invention and New Product Exposition, is anyone with an invention. While most of our exhibitors have invention patents or are patent-pending, the level of product development varies greatly. Some inventors display blueprints or drawings, while others have invention prototypes, finished products or even full inventory. Exhibited inventions also vary greatly by size, industry and application. Some exhibits showcase technological advancements, while others feature improvements to existing products.
INPEX exhibitors come from far and wide, and their inventions fall into all sorts of different product categories. These categories include (but are not limited to) automotive, electronics, hardware, housewares, sporting goods, toys and games, and more. Along with inventors from all fifty states, INPEX has received inventors from countries around the world, including Hong Kong, Croatia, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom.