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KEPCO International Invention Fair, which received official recognition by the International Federation of Inventors’ Associations (IFIA), is one of the foremost world’s invention competitions with more than 200 entries ranging from electric power and ICT to the environment, encouraging innovation and entrepreneurships.

Entries will be selected by a panel of experts in the electric power industry. Electric Power Research Institute (USA) and International Federation of Inventors’ Associations will present special awards to these entries.


 Overview


Official Name

BIXPO 2017 International Invention Fair

Dates / Host

November 1 ~ 3, 2017 / Korea Electric Power Corporation

Venue

KDJ (Kimdaejung) Convention Center

Eligibility for submission

Overseas invention associations and organizations, Independent inventor, domestic research institutes, All companies participating in 2017 BIXPO
   (including university research labs), KEPCO employees and undergraduate students

Invention themes

Electric Power, Energy, ICT, Environment-Friendly, Domestic Science
- R&D outcomes using patent application, registered patent and utility model
- R&D outcomes using creative ideas 
that are not applied or registered for patent or utility model

Invention or prototype dimensions

- Width: 100cm or less, Length: 70cm or less, Height: 100cm or less, Weight: 30kg or less
※ The dimension requirement may change depending on the size of booth (TBD), and prior consultation with
the BIXPO secretariat is required for oversized invention/prototype.
- A prototype of the actual invention may be submitted.
- Please note that if you could exhibit your invention during BIXPO, your invention has a high probability of being selected.
For questions : Korea Electric Power Corporation (bixpo2017.inventon.fair@gmail.com)