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20-21 April, 2024

Who are we?

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Become a iii MEMBER

Got an Idea?

Don’t know what to do next?

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Get Professional Guidance

Pitch-it to the Panel™ PITTP™

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A SPONSORSHIP APPEAL FROM

The Institute of Inventors and Innovators

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Welcome to the iii

Who we are

Established in 1974, the Institute of Inventors and Innovators is a voluntary organisation, and a registered non-profit company whose main focus is educating and supporting the independent inventor.

Further, it is a full member of IFIA, the International Federation of Inventors’ Associations. Our Director, Kemoneiloe Phatoli, represents South Africa on the Executive Committee of IFIA. Go here 

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“The greatest invention of the 19th century was the invention of the method of invention.” Alfred North Whitehead.

WHAT WILL YOU DO TO LEARN MORE ABOUT INVENTING TODAY?

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Our History …

Founded by Don Pilkington in 1974, the Institute, our membership and things invention were very different … the world was different! Since then, the iii has travelled a long way and is now stepping up to meet the demands of a new, remote-working, virtual and technological world.

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Our Vision …

Our vision is to make the journey from idea to launch as easy as possible for the independent inventor.

Our mantra is a
Home for Inventors,
Run by Inventors,
Supporting Inventors

We concentrate on providing information and assistance to our members which makes bringing their ideas to market successful.

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Our Mission …

Our mission is to do whatever we can to promote Invention and Innovation
in Southern Africa.
We aim to stay current, agile and
useful and ensure our unique voice is heard worldwide.

South Africa – ‘Start out Right, and the job’s half done’ Zulu proverb

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Site Seeing

Useful information from a vast category of various websites.

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International Trainers

International Community of Inventors and Consultants