Find an Inventor Group Near You

Finding an Inventor group near you is a great resource to have at your disposal. Some groups have members that are lawyers, designers, engineers and other skills that can help you find success. I try and keep this listing of Inventor Groups as accurate as possible. If you see any that are wrong or missing please email me at rbrown@commonsenseinventing.com so I can correct it. Also looking to expand the International Inventor groups/clubs listing. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks

National

United Inventors Association of the USA
1025 Connecticut Ave Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20036
www.uiausa.org

National Congress of Inventor Organizations (NCIO)
8306 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 391
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
1-866-466-0253 FREE
ncio@inventionconvention.com
http://www.inventionconvention.com/ncio/
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Alabama
Auburn Student Inventors and Entrepreneurs Club
Auburn University Campus
Samuel Ginn College of Engineering
1210 Shelby Center
Auburn, AL 36849
Grant Moore
hgm0001@gmail.com

Invent Alabama
Bruce Koppenhoefer
137 Mission Circle
Montevallo, AL 35115
205-222-7585
bkoppy@hiwaay.net
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Arizona
Inventors Association of Arizona, Inc.
Tim Crawley, President
PO Box 6436
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 680-5192
www.azinventors.org

Carefree Innovators
34522 N Scottsdale Rd
Scottsdale AZ 85266
ideascouts@gmail.com
www.ideascout.org
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Arkansas
Arkansas Inventors’ Network
Chad Collins
PO Box 56523
Little Rock, AR 72215
Phone: (501) 247-6125
www.arkansasinvents.org
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California
American Inventor Network
Jeff McGrew II
1320 High School Rd.
Sebastopol, CA 95472
(707) 829-2391

Inventors Forum
George White, President
PO Box 1008
Huntington Beach, CA 92647-1008
Phone (714) 540-2491
inventorsforum.org

Invention Accelerator Workshop
11292 Poblado Rd.
San Diego, CA 92127
(858) 451-1028
Enovex@aol.com

San Diego Inventors Forum
Adrian Pelkus, President
1195 Linda Vista, Suite C
San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 591-9608
www.sdinventors.org
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Colorado
Rocky Mountain Inventors’ Association
Roger Jackson, President
1805 So. Bellaire St., St. 480
Denver, CO 80222
(303) 271-9468
info@rminventor.org
www.RMInventor.org
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Connecticut
Christian Inventors
Association, Inc.
Pal Asija
7 Woonsocket Ave.
Shelton, CT 06484
(203) 924-9538
pal@ourpal.com
www.ourpal.com

CT Invention Convention
PO Box 230311
Hartford CT. 06123-0311
860-793-5299

Danbury Inventors Group
Robin Faulkner
2 Worden Avenue
Danbury, CT 06811
(203) 790-8235

Inventors Association of Connecticut
Doug Lyon
521 Popes Island Road
Milford, CT 06461
(203) 924-9538
www.inventus.org

Aspiring Inventors Club
Peter D’Aguanno
773 A Heritage Village
Hilltop west
Southbury, CT 06488
petedag@att.net
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District of Columbia
Inventors Network of the Capital area
P.O. Box 18052
Baltimore, MD 21220
Ph: 443 794 7350
www.dcinventors.org
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Florida
Inventors Council of Central Florida
Dr. David Flinchbaugh
5635 Commerce Drive
Orlando, FL 32839
407-760-7200
http://www.inventcf.com/
drdavidflinchbaugh@bellsouth.net

Edison Inventors Association, Inc.
PO Box 60972
Ft. Myers, FL 33906
(239) 275-4332
www.edisoninventors.org
grossrdlab@yahoo.com

Inventors Society of South Florida
Leo Mazur, President
P.O. Box 6008
Delray Beach, FL 33482
561-676-5677
www.inventorssociety.net
mazurelectric@earthlink.net

Space Coast Inventors Guild
Angel Pacheco
4346 Mount Carmel Lane
Melbourne, FL 329 01-8666
321-768-1234

Tampa Bay Inventors’ Council
Wayne Rasanen, President
7752 Royal Hart Drive
New Port Richey, FL 34653
(727) 565-2085
www.tbic.us

North Florida Inventors Group
Bob Hawkinson
NFIIG.com
904-699-0046

North Florida Inventors/Innovators Group

Jacksonville, FL
993 New Product Developers

WE ARE INVENTORS/INNOVATORS AND THOSE INTERESTED IN NEW PRODUCT CONCEPTS AND DEVELOPMENT. WE MEET TYPICALLY MONTHLY ON THE LAST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH. WE OFTEN HAVE A SPEAKER…

Check out this Meetup Group →

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Georgia
The Columbus Phoenix City Inventors Association
PO Box 8132,
Columbus GA 31908
Mike Turner
cpcinventorsassociation@yahoo.com
www. cpcinventorsassociation.org

Inventor Association of Georgia
Dave Savage,
Point of contact
1407 Bunky Lane
Dunwoody, GA 30338
404-323-8686
www.GaInventors.org
dave@davesavage.com

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Hawaii
Hawaii Inventors Club
95-488 Awiki st
Mililani, HI 96789
www.HawaiiInventorsClub.com
GaryF@ClayInnovations.com
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Idaho
Inventors Association of Idaho
P.O. Box 817
Sandpoint, Idaho 83854
www.inventorsassociationofidaho.webs.com
inventone@hotmail.com

Creative Juices Inventors Society
7175 W. Ring Perch Drive
Boise, Idaho 83709
www.inventorssociety.org
reme@inventorssociety.org
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Illinois
Chicago Inventors Organization
Calvin Flowers – President
Maurice Moore – Office Manager
1647 S. Blue Island,
Chicago, Illinois 60608
312-850-4710
www.chicago-inventors.org
calvin@chicago-inventors.org
maurice@chicago-inventors.org

Black Hawk Hills Entrepreneur & Inventor Club
PO Box 173
Lanark, IL 61046
(815) 541-0577
www.bheic.com
info@bheic.com

Illinois Innovators & Inventors
Don O’Brien, President
P.O. Box 623
Edwardsville, IL 62025
www.ilinventor.tripod.com
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Indiana
Indiana Inventors Association
David Zedonis
10699 Evergreen Point
Fishers, IN 46037
(317) 842-8438
www.indianainventorsassociation.blogspot.com

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Iowa
Iowa Inventors Group
Frank Morosky-President
PO Box 10342
Cedar Rapids, IA 52410
(206) 350-6035
info@iowainventorsgroup.org
www.iowainventorsgroup.org

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Kansas
Inventors Assoc. of S. Central Kansas
Richard Freidenberger
2302 N. Amarado St.
Wichita KS, 67205
(316) 721-1866
inventor@inventkansas.com
www.inventkansas.com

Inventor’s Club of Kansas City
Carrie Jeske, President
15701 Howe Street
Overland Park, KS 66224
(913) 322-1895
www.inventorsclubofkc.org
Carrie@theickc.org

MidAmerica Inventors
Association, Inc.
David F. Herron II
PO Box 12457
Overland Park, KS 66282
(913) 495-9465
www.midamerica-inventors.com

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Kentucky
Central Kentucky Inventors Council, Inc.
Don Skaggs
699 Perimeter Drive
Lexington, KY 40517
dlwest3@yahoo.com
www.ckic.org

Louisville Metro Inventors Council
PO 17541
Louisville, KY 40217
Alex Frommeyer
lmic.membership@gmail.com

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Louisiana
International Society of Product Design Engineers/Entrepreneurs
Roderick Whitfield
PO Box 1114
Oberlin, LA 70655
(337) 802-9737
www. international-society-of-productdesign-engineers.ws

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Maryland
Inventors Network of the Capital Area
C/O Glen Kotapish
PO Box 18052
Baltimore, MD 21220
(443) 794-7350
ipatent@aol.com
www.dcinventors.org

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Massachusetts
Cape Cod Inventors Association
PO Box 143
Wellfleet, MA 02667
(508) 349-1628
www.inventne.org

Innovators Resource Network
P.O. Box 6695
Holyoke, MA 01041
(Meets in Springfield, MA)
413-367-3668 (367-MEET)
info@IRNetwork.org
www.irnetwork.org

Inventors Association of New England
Robert Hausslein
PO Box 335
Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 862-9102
rhausslein@rcn.com
www.Inventne.com

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Michigan
Jackson Inventors Network
John D. Hopkins, Chairman
2755 E. Berry Rd.
Rives Junction, Mich. 49277
jhopkins@jacksoninventors.org
www.jacksoninventors.org

Grand Rapids Inventors Group
Bonnie Knopf, President
2100 Nelson SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
(616) 293-1676
www.grinventors.org
info@grinventors.org

Inventors Council of Mid-Michigan
Martin Sovis
PO Box 232
Lennon, MI 48449-0232
(810) 659-6416
msovis@comcast.net
www.inventorscouncil.org

Muskegon Inventors Network
Orville Crain
530 East Giles Road
Muskegon, MI 49445
(866) 719-1290 FREE
www.muskegoninventorsnetwork.org

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Minnesota
Inventors’ Network Minneapolis/St.Paul
Todd Wandersee
4028 Tonkawood Rd
Mannetonka, MN 55345
(612) 353-9669
www.inventorsnetwork.org

Minnesota Inventors Congress
Deb Hess, Executive Director
235 S Mill Street, PO Box 71
Redwood Falls MN 56283
507.627.2344
800.468.3681 FREE
info@minnesotainventorscongress.org
www.minnesotainventorscongress.org

Society of Minnesota Inventors
20231 Basalt street
Anoka Mi 55303
(763) 753-2766
www.inventorsnetwork.org

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Missouri
Southwest Missouri Inventors Network
Springfield, Missouri
Jan & Gaylen Healzer
PO Box 357
Nixa, Mo 65714
(417) 827-4498
janhealzer@yahoo.com

Inventors Association of St. Louis
Robert Scheinkman
PO Box 410111
St. Louis, MO 63141
(314) 432-1291
president@inventorsinventorsconnection.org
www.connection.org

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Mississippi
Mississippi SBDC Inventor Assistance
122 Jeanette Phillips Dr.
University, Mississippi 38677
(662) 915-5001
(800) 725-7232 FREE
msbdc@olemiss.edu
www.mssbdc.org

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Nevada
Inventors Society of Southern Nevada
3627 Huerta Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(702) 435-7741
InventSSN@aol.com

Nevada Inventors Association
C4Cube Location
300 east 2nd st #1405
Reno, NV 89501
775-636-2822
info@nevadainventors.org
www.nevadainventors.org

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New Jersey
National Society of Inventors
Stephen Shaw
8 Eiker Road
Cranbury, NJ 08512
Phone: (609) 799-4574
Monthly meetings Held in Roselle Park, NJ
www.nsinventors.com

Jersey Shore Inventors Group
Bill Hincher, President
24 E 3rd Street
Howell, NJ 07731
(732) 407-8885
ideasbiz@aol.com

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New Mexico
The Next Big Idea: Festival of Discovery, Invention and Innovation
Los Alamos MainStreet
109 Central Park Square
Los Alamos, NM 87544
Phone: (505) 661-4844
www.nextbigideaLA.com

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New York
The Inventors Association of Manhattan (IAM)
Ananda Singh – Membership Manager
Location TBD every 2nd
Monday of the month
New York, NY
www.manhattan-inventors.org
manhattan.inventors@gmail.com

Inventors Society of Western New York
Alan Reinnagel
174 High Stone Circle
Pitsford, NY 14534
585-943-7320
www.inventny.org

Inventors & Entrepreneurs of Suffolk County, Inc.
Brian Fried
PO Box 672
Melville, NY 11747
(631) 415-5013
www.iesuffolk.com

Long Island Forum for Technology, Inc.
111 West main Street
Bay Shore, NY 11706
(631) 969-3700
LCarter@lift.org

NY Society of Professional Inventors
Daniel Weiss
(516) 798-1490 (9AM – 8PM)
dan.weiss.PE@juno.com

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North Carolina
Inventors’ Network of the Carolinas
Tom Getts, President
520 Elliot Street, Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28202
(704) 369-7331
www.inotc.org
tgetts@ezclaw.com

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North Dakota
North Dakota Inventors Congress
2534 South University Drive, Suite 4
Fargo, ND 58103
(701) 281-8822
(800) 281-7009 FREE
neustel@patent-ideas.com
www.ndinventors.com

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Ohio
Inventors Council of Cincinnati
Jackie Diaz
PO Box 42103
Cincinnati, Ohio 45242
(513) 898-2110 x4
Inventorscouncil@inventcinci.org
www.inventcincy.org

Canton Inventors Association
DeHoff Realty
Frank C. Fleischer
821 South Main St. North Canton
330-499-1262
www.cantoninventorsassociation.org

Inventors Connection of Greater Cleveland
Don Bergquist
Secretary 440-941-6567
P.O.. Box 360804
Strongsville, OH 44136
icgc@aol.com
Sal Mancuso- VP
(330) 273-5381
salmancuso@roadrunner.com

Inventors Council of Dayton
Stephen W. Frey
Wright Brothers Station
PO Box 611
Dayton, OH 45409-0611
(937) 256-9698
geopierce@earthlink.net
www.daytoninventors.com
groups.yahoo.com/group/inventors_council

Inventors Network (Columbus)
1275 Kinnear Road
Columbus, OH 43212-1155
(614) 470-0144
www.inventorscolumbus.com

Youngstown-Warren Inv. Assn.
100 Federal Plaza east
Suite 600
Youngstown, OH 44503
(330) 744-4481
rherberger@roth-blair.com

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Oklahoma
Oklahoma Inventors Congress
Dan Hoffman
PO Box 204
Edmond, OK 73083-0204
(405) 348-7794
inventor@telepath.com
www.oklahomainventors.com

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Oregon
MicroEnterprise Inventors
Program of Oregon (MIPO)
Kedma Ough
5257 NE MLK, Suite 201
Portland,OR 97202
(503) 998-9560
www.mipooregon.org

South Coast Inventors Group
c/o Southwestern Business Development Center
2110 Newmark
Coos Bay, OR 97420
541-756-6866
lcapps@southwestern.cc.or.us

Inventors North West
Attn: John Herrick
#11 Pioneer Lane
Sunriver, OR 97707
Jhunterh2001@yahoo.com
www.inventorsnorthwest.com
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Pennsylvania
American Society of Inventors
Henry Skillman
PO Box 58426
Philadelphia PA 19102-5426
(215) 563-4100, Ext. 235
hskillman@ddhs.com
asoi.org

Central Pennsylvania Inventors Association
9 First Avenue
Lemoyne, PA 17043
(717) 763-5742
S1Pickford@aol.com

Pennsylvania Inventors Assn.
2317 East 43rd St.
Erie, PA 16510
(814) 825-5820
www.pa-invent.org

Williamsport Inventor’s Club
One College Ave., DIF 32
Williamsport, PA 17701
www.wlkiz.com/resources/inventors-club
info@wlkiz.com

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Puerto Rico
Associacion de Inventores de Puerto Rico
Dr. Omar R. Fontanez
Canuelas
Cond. Segovia Apt. 1005
San Juan, PR 00918
(787) 518-8570
www.inventorespr.com

Puerto Rico Inventors Association
PO Box 1081
Saint Just, PR 00978
(787) 760-5074
acuhost@novacomm-inc.com

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South Carolina
Charleston Inventor Association
847 Coleman Blvd, Mt Pleasant, SC
Mark Reyland
mark@markreyland.com
Charleston South Carolina

Midlands Inventors Association
USC Technology Incubator
1225 Laurel Street, Columbia, SC
Lew Wayburn
Lew@ISBConcepts.com

Tennessee
Music City Inventors
James Stevens
3813 Dobbin Rd
Springfield, TN 37172
(615) 681-6462
inventorsassociation@hotmail.com

musiccityinventors.com
www.iamt.us
Mid South Inventors Association
Deborah Murdock
1115 Halle Park circle
Collierville, TN 38017
(meets in Memphis)
(901) 850-7324
murdock@legacytransfers.com

Tennessee Inventors Association
Igor Alexeff
PO Box 11225
Knoxville, TN 37930-1225
(865) 483-0151
ialexeff@comcast.net
www.tninventors.org
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Texas
Amarillo Inventors Association
J. T. Haynes, President
2200 W. 7th Avenue
Amarillo, TX 79106
(806) 367-8610
info@amarilloinventors.org
www.amarilloinventors.org

Houston Inventors Association
Ken Roddy
2916 West TC Jester #100
Houston, TX 77018
(713) 686-7676
kenroddy@nol.net
www.inventors.org

Alamo Inventors
3463 Magic Drive
Suite T-14
San Antonio, Texas 78229
210-582-5835
www.Alamoinventors.org

Austin Inventors and Entrepreneurs Association
Lill O’neall Gentry
12500 Amhearst
Austin, TX
lillgentry@gmail.com
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Utah
UtahInventors.org
David Osborne
8180 s 700 E, Suite 350
Sandy, UT 84070
(801) 748-1939
utahinventor.org

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Virginia
Virginia Inventors Forum
Bambi Walters
PO Box 5743
Williamsburg, VA 23188
(757) 253-5729
www.virginiainventors.org

Virginia Innovators Network
Suzie Smithson
Enterprise Meeting Center
Richmond VA
info@vainnovators.org

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Wisconsin
Inventors & Entrepreneurs Club of Juneau County
Economic Development Corp.
Terry Whipple/Sandra Morris
PO Box 322, 122 Main Street
Camp Douglas, WI 54618
(608) 427-2070
www.iandeclub.com
jcedc@mwt.net

Inventors Network of Wisconsin
Jeff Hitzler
1749 Chateau Dr.
Green Bay, WI 54304
(920) 429-0331
www.inventors-network.org
inventorgb@sbcglobal.net

INTERNATIONAL LISTING

Australia

Inventors Association of Australia (SA)
http://inventors.asn.au/
Where? When? What?
7:30pm – South West Community Centre, 171 Sturt Street, Adelaide
3rd Thursday each month
President – Mr Paul Barnden
president@inventors.asn.au

United Kingdom

Black Country Inventors Club
website: http://www.blackcountryinventors.co.uk/
31 Ambrose Cresent, Kingswinford
West Midlands DY6 7RE
Email – invent@blackcountryinventorsclub,co.uk

East London Inventors Club
http://www.eastlondoninventorsclub.com/club-meetings.html
The clubs meetings take place on the last Thursday of each month (except in August & December) as the University is closed during these times. The meetings normally start around 18:30, with a presentation starting at 19:00. We aim to finish around 21:00.
Meeting location
The University of East London,
Knowledge Dock Centre,
Docklands Campus,
4 University Way,
London E16 2RD

Ideas North West. Blackburn
website: http://www.ideasnorthwest.co.uk/
Ideas North West LTD
Stockclough Lane
Blackburn Lancashire BB2 5JR
Tel: 01254 208419
info@ideasnorthwest.co.uk

Malvern Inventors Club
website: http://www.malvern-inventors.co.uk/
Tel: 07913 578555
Email: info@malvern-inventors.co.uk
Where do we meet?
Malvern Hills Science Park
Geraldine Road
Malvern
WR14 3SZ

Manchester Inventors Group
website: http://www.manchesterinventors.com/
Central Library, St Peters Square, City Centre M2 5PD (Next to Manchester Town hall)
enquiries@manchesterinventors.com

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