A list of state inventor organizations from a US government publication
CONTESTS, COMPETITIONS , SHOWS AND PRIZES
Kansas City Art Institute contest held September 28-30, 2017 where participants
build prototype inventions. Site also has a list of resources / click here
3rd Party Innovation Contests
Innovation and Invention Contests, Prizes, Competitions, Awards, and Challenges
from around the world. Site has a blog, resources and a weekly newsletter
This site helps connect startups and investors. This could be helpful for investors interested in starting a company seeking potential investors to network with.
This article has a lot of helpful suggestions for networking with inventors, including social media and other options that could be pursued from anywhere.
The Second International Technical Invention Prize
An international theatre invention show held every four years
"Since its launch in 2005, World Stage Design has attracted thousands of visitors and participants from across the globe. World Stage Design is a four-yearly event which provides attendees and participants with a much anticipated opportunity to
experience an inspiring program of theatre design, performances, workshops,
seminars and thought-provoking exhibitions."