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SXSW 2018

Mother Nature is the Mother of Invention

From VELCRO® to spider web glass to the technology that captures our environment, nature has inspired and influenced innovators to create and invent. Learn about the mother of invention - NATURE, and how inventors answer human challenges with biomimicry.

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  1. How has nature influenced or inspired invention so far?
  2. What is the social impact of innovation inspired by nature?
  3. What else can we learn from nature in order to create a better future through innovation?



Elizabeth Chu, Social Media Specialist, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

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  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Dual
  • Track: Social Impact
  • Level: Beginner
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