KW | IIFME
International Invention Fair in the Middle East
معرض الاختراعات الدولي في الشرق الأوسط
The International Invention Fair of the Middle East (IIFME) has a well-established tradition; the first of which was held in 2007, and since then, IIFME has been raising the bar higher; and today IIFME is one of the largest specialized invention fairs in the Middle East;and it is deemed as the second most significant fair worldwide.
The achievements of the 10th International Invention Fair in the Middle East (IIFME 10) are proof of the significance of the desired message to be delivered via the Fair. The attendance was estimated by more than 15,000 over the course of four days; which clearly shows the international interest and awareness.
The IIFME, which is organized by the Kuwait Science Club, represents a significant aspect of the achievements implemented by private sector sponsors and the governmental sponsoring authorities. It is a solid platform to invest in people, promote inventions, increase local and international interest, appreciate inventions and turn them into projects.
- Establish an invention culture in the Arab countries, along with empowering and motivating the Arab scientific community.
- Strengthen and nourish the existing cooperation among the investors and inventors.
- Attract the largest number of inventors from all over the world to participate and socialize in this Fair.
- Provide the appropriate atmosphere to the inventors to present their ideas and products.
Mr. Talal J. Alkharafi
Chairman of the Organizing Committee
IIFME will be focused on the recent advanced inventions and technologies in the following fields;for example,mechanical and industrial tools, computer science, civil engineering construction, electronics, agriculture and gardening, teaching methods, aviation, motor vehicles, alternative energy, medicine and many more. As Organizers, we will do our best to follow the IIFME tradition by inviting outstanding researchers as keynote lecturers, along with ensuring enough time for stimulated panel discussions.
Therefore, the IIFME will be very attractive to the experienced inventors, the public and private schools and universities, the private sector companies that serve as investors and manufactures, business men; in addition to the authorities that may offer opportunities for inventions and wish to share and discuss innovative ideas, and the young inventors. The latter will not only receive a unique opportunity to hear from the masters, but also to discuss their current work and results with them, and not to underestimate any opportunity to establish good scientific liaisons. In addition to the foregoing, a total award worth of $ 50,000 will be provided to the winners at the final ceremony.