What is IFIA?

IFIA is the global platform for invention and innovation

enthusiasts, inventor and invention associations, innovation and technology events, innovative knowledge and cooperation.

International Federation of Inventors Associations is a nonprofit organization aiming to disseminate the culture of invention and innovation support inventors transfer technology and establish cooperation with the related organizations.

IFIA cooperates closely with international organizations of importance in the realisation of its objectives. Established in 1968, IFIA is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland and recognized as a public utility organization by Republic and Canton of Geneva.


You can get familiar with IFIA and its activities by watching the following video files prepared by IFIA Office. They show some of the services IFIA offers in the field of invention and innovation as well as the projects for the promotion of Green Inventions and Technology Transfer. 

Meanwhile, the activities of IFIA members including the international conferences, symposiums, invention festivals and the related events are provided in the form of videos.

IFIA Event

IFIA Event Schedule depicts the international events including the innovation and new technologies exhibition, new products and invention fair, several related festivals, design expositions and contests the innovations in various fields.
Since IFIA encompasses around 50 events held during one year, an excellent opportunity is offered to the IFIA members to create a valuable network of communication, exchange the innovative knowledge, negotiate the licensing of their inventions and enjoy the programs organized alongside the event including B2B forums, workshops, seminars and congresses.

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