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An invention is a unique or novel device, method, composition or process. The invention process is a process within an overall engineering and product development process. It may be an improvement upon a machine or product or a new process for creating an object or a result. An invention that achieves a completely unique function or result may be a radical breakthrough. Such works are novel and not obvious to others skilled in the same field. An inventor may be taking a big step toward success or failure.

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Organizations relating to Invention

Budapest Union for the International Recognition of the Deposit of Microorganisms for the Purposes of Patent Procedure / Est. 1977
International Inventor's Association
Convention on the Unification of Certain Points of Substantive Law on Patents for Invention / Est. 1963
Congrès international des associations d'inventeurs et d'artistes industriels
International Patent Cooperation Union / Est. 1978
Convention on Patents of Invention, Drawings and Industrial Models, Trademarks, and Literary and Artistic Property / Est. 1906
Institute for Social Inventions / Est. 1985
Inventors Assistance League International / Est. 1964
International Federation of Inventors' Associations / Est. 1968
Treaty on Patents of Invention / Est. 1889
European Network of Cities of the Discoveries / Est. 1994
Energy Cities
Convention on Inventions, Patents, Designs and Industrial Models / Est. 1910
International Society for Neurosurgical Technology and Instrument Invention / Est. 1995
Bureau central international de brevets d'invention
World Intellectual Property Organization / Est. 1967
Association of European Inventors / Est. 1990
International Author and Inventor Association
Treaty on Patents of Invention, Industrial Drawings and Models and Trademarks / Est. 1902
Pan Hellenic Society Inventors of Greece in USA / Est. 1969
Organisme mondial pour la promotion des inventions
Agreement on Patents and Privileges of Invention / Est. 1911
Organization of Nordic Inventors' Associations / Est. 1967
World Association of Inventors and Researchers / Est. 1974
Joint Organization of Nordic Institutions for the Support of Inventors

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