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The Canadian Inventors’ Association (A.C.I) is a non-profit organization for inventors founded in Ontario Canada. The ACI devotes its efforts to fostering local invention, innovation, and development; connect with creative people in the GTA, and help inventors with their ideas. We also specialize in protecting intellectual properties; and promote the commercialization of intellectual properties and patents. Additionally, we offer various Membership Plans carefully created and curated for all types of business giving them a platform to promote their business.

Our Mission is:

  • Connect with creative people
  • Protect intellectual properties
  • Help inventors in their effort
  • Foster local invention and development
  • Promote patent commercialization

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Membership

We offer Regular & Premium Association of Canadian Inventors membership as follows. Each member will receive an ACI membership ID card, certificate.

ALL Membership (except Business Members) Require Qualification: At least One Inventive Patent (Granted or Pending) Under Your Name

Regular Membership ONLY $48.99 / year + HST and benefits include:

  • Esteemed member status (Certificate/Membership Card), T-shirts, and hats for ACI membership.
  • Endorsed inventor-ship
  • Free or discounts on all-year-round ACI activities (depends on activities)
  • Free in-house newsletters and publications
  • Discounts on patent assistance (Invention, Innovation, Idea, etc.) services fees
  • Discounts on patent and trademark application services
  • Discounts on online paid classes
  • Providing a networking platform for connecting all inventors, investors, manufacturers, customers, and interested other parties
  • Chance to get reference letters from other ACI members
  • Discounts on VR games or other products & services

Premium Membership ONLY $149.99 / year + HST and benefits include:

  • ALL REGULAR MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
  • Chance to promote your business via the ACI’s platform and channels (including Ads, Banner, flyers, brochure, and other ads will be presented on ACI newsletter, slices, Web, event, online seminar, publication, and social media)
  • Guest speaker opportunity to promote your technology and business
  • Career development opportunities (Biography or Resume/CV will be posted on Web)
  • Free or discounts on patent search service
  • Q&A patent and trademark consultation by email
  • Chance to have your technology displayed in our online virtual showroom on our website enabling users to directly purchase it.

ACI VIP Membership $1799 / year + HST Plan:

  • ACI premium membership ALL FEATURES included
  • Free patent prosecutions on OAs for all patents filed during the VIP membership (excluding official fees)!!

Business Membership ONLY $149.99 / year + HST and benefits include:

  • Esteemed member status (Certificate/Membership Card), T-shirts, or hats for ACI membership.
  • Free or discounts on all-year-round ACI activities (depends on activities)
  • Free in-house newsletters and publications
  • Discounts on online paid classes
  • Providing a networking platform for connecting all inventors, investors, manufacturers, customers, and interested other parties
  • Chance to get reference letters from other ACI members
  • Discounts on VR games or other products & services
  • Chance to promote your business via the ACI’s platform and channels (including Ads, Banner, flyers, brochure, and other ads will be presented on ACI newsletter, slices, Web, event, online seminar, publication, and social media)
  • Guest speaker opportunity to promote your technology and business
  • Career development opportunities (Biography or Resume/CV will be posted on Web)

After you applied:

1. We will review your application

2. We will approve applicants who meet the criterion and send them a membership e-mail

Thank you for your interest in our membership!

Activities

CIA currently offers the following activities:

  • Periodic public seminars
  • Newsletters (subscribe for free by providing your name and email address using the contact form below)
  • SOLS Patent services through PatentK (https://patentk.com). Members enjoy discounted prices.

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