The Chicago Inventors Organization’s (CIO) is a non-profit (501c3) whose vision includes being the premier provider of positive, affordable, credible resources to independent inventors whose products range across all markets including digital apps. We assist independent inventors in navigating through the complex invention process to create marketable products that have a chance at sharing shelf space with other major household.

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“Commercializing Your Idea”

October 6, 2018

7:30 AM – 6:00 PM

Hosted at the Illinois Institute of Technology


Louis Foreman is founder and Chief Executive of Enventys Partners, an integrated product development and crowdfunding firm. He is also CEO of Edison Nation and Edison Nation Medical. Louis is the creator and Executive Producer of the Emmy® Award Winning PBS TV Show, Everyday Edisons. The show won 2 Emmys® in four seasons and appeared nationally on PBS.

Over the past 20 years, Louis has created 9 successful start-ups and has been directly responsible for the creation of over 20 others.

Louis Foreman 2018 CIO Conference



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