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intellectual property seminar

SAT., JUNE 24, 2023 

10:00AM - 2:00PM

THE PARK CHURCH

801 CONCORD AVENUE

ROCKFORD, IL 61102

Intellectual Property Seminar | Patent, Copyright, and Trademark


This is an exclusive seminar hosted by Think Big!


Learn about securing patent, copyright, and trademark rights to protect your brand, invention, and original work.


Learn how to turn your idea into a business.

Ask a lawyer for recommendations tailored to your idea and business.


*Includes light breakfast

**Space is limited to enhance the experience


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2023 THINK BIG ENTREPRENEUR EXPO

SAT., AUGUST 5, 2023 

10:00AM - 5:00PM

UW HEALTH SPORTS FACTORY

305 S. MADISON STREET

ROCKFORD, IL 61104

The Think Big Entrepreneur Expo is the largest business-to-business trade show and networking event for minority-owned and women-owned businesses in the Rockford region.

The expo will be hosted at the UW Health Sports Factory, Rockford, IL.

Enthusiastic entrepreneurs will gather to attend this highly anticipated one-day expo and networking event 

Attend business-critical workshops led by leading Small Business Industry owners, shop from local vendors that help small businesses grow, and network to build important business relationships.

The Think Big Entrepreneur Expo is the event for strategic action to sustain and grow your small business immediately.

The Think Big Entrepreneur Expo provides incredible Networking & Educational resources at the event:

• Exhibitors Hall with Innovative Products & Services

• Workshops & Keynote Speakers led by leading Small Business Owners

• Networking to grow your business

• Food Truck Court that will enhance your tastebuds

• Kid Zone (Age 5-12) to encourage family and community

EXHIBITOR INFORMATION

If you are interested in vending or sponsoring the Think Big Entrepreneur Expo for small businesses, please visit our website at www.thinkbig815.org.

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Please feel free to contact info@thinkbig815.org for any further information. 

PAST EVENTS

FIRST FRIDAYS

fri., JUNE 2, 2023 

6:00PM - 8:00PM

730 NORTH CHURCH STREET

ROCKFORD, IL 61103

A networking event like no other!

Contact Information

Phone: 779-210-1714

Email: Jsimtheknow4u@gmail.com

Hosted by Lynn & Janene Stephenson