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We believe that ideas are valuable. Everything that we do—whether partnering with our worldwide network of 4,000 inventors, purchasing patents from individuals and businesses, or creating our own inventions—is aligned to building and growing an invention marketplace. Learn more about us.

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Empowering Women through STEM During Women’s History Month

March 26, 2015

Empowering Women through STEM During Women’s History Month

In honor of Women’s History Month, IV President and COO Adriane Brown recognizes the importance of women in STEM and the contributions of past, present, and future women inventors.

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Intellectual Property for Growth | Startup “Yactraq” Leans on IV to Accelerate Growth

March 23, 2015

Intellectual Property for Growth | Startup “Yactraq” Leans on IV to Accelerate Growth

Cory Van Arsdale, senior vice president of global licensing at IV, on the company’s latest partnership with startup Yactraq.

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Think Again: What Is Invention?

 

Think Again: What Is Invention?

At Intellectual Ventures, we believe invention sparks progress and inspires the inquisitive, spurring the bold and brave to explore uncharted territory in the pursuit of a better tomorrow.

Inventor Spotlight

Merja Holma

 

Merja Holma

Learn how Merja invented a cattle feed supplement that's revolutionizing the dairy industry. "The brainstorming sessions with IV are very productive. It has been very fruitful to discuss with other scientists from other areas."