Critical Dates

Assuming that you will be running a 10 week program and that you will have your own local Invention Convention, then you probably want to start by mid-to-late October.

  • February 1st – School notifies CaIC if classes/school will be participating.
  • March 1st –   Student Registration is open
  • April 1st  – Students must be Registered
  • April 14th – California Invention Convention – Location: Maxim Integrated in San Jose.
  • May 31st–June 3rd – National Invention Convention and Entrepreneurship Expo (NICEE) – The Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan. Finalists from CaIC attend (NICEE). Details for 2018 NICEE are at
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