The AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassador Program held orientation for its 2015-2016 Class at AAAS, Monday, July 13 - Wednesday, July 15, 2015. The highlight of the orientation, "Celebrate Invention", in its second year, is the first chance for the public to hear from the Ambassadors as they tell their personal stories of invention. Links for each talk can be found below. You may also view the videos of the talks on our web page, and on the AAAS-Lemleson Invention Ambassadors Program YouTube site.
Lisa DeLuca - 400
Juan Gilbert - It Can't Be Done: Prime III
Jay Harman - The Universal Vortex
Andrew Hessel - Reinventing Pharma
Suzie Pun - Polystat: A Good Problem Meets A Good Solution
Rebecca Richards-Kortum - CPAP: The Breath of Life
Michael Smith - Overcoming Expectations: Innovation in the Face of Institutional Norms