Call for Teams is Open | Make48 2017

Kansas City Art Institute 

June 15-17, 2017

Ideas Made Real in 48-Hours.

Make48: Competition & Community For Everyday Innovators

Teams from all ages, genders, backgrounds and places develop ideas in a weekend invent-a-thon. 48 hours to plan, prototype and pitch an idea for prizes and licensing potential.

Make48 will also offer online competitions where inventors from around the world can take part in. It is also a valuable resource for anyone and everyone to gain insight on the innovation community.

Everyone's got a big idea.

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Make48 CEO is now on the Board of Directors of the United Inventors Association of America!

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