NOTICE:  The Northern Plains Inventors Congress is currently not planned to be held at any specific date or time this year.  The information on this site is for the 2011 event that was held and is not for any currently planned event.  We will update this page if and when another NPIC is scheduled.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

2011 Marketplace/Northern Plains Inventors Congress - October 29, 2011 (OLD EVENT)

The 11th Annual Marketplace/Northern Plains Inventors Congress (NPIC) will be held in conjunction with Marketplace of Ideas Showcase and Forum.  See the 2011 NPIC Flyer for more information!  All inventors, entrepreneurs, businesses and service providers are invited to attend this annual event that attracts individuals from across the Unites States.  Neustel Law Offices, LTD (owned by Michael Neustel - U.S. Patent Lawyer) continues to organize this annual event which provides valuable information to inventors on how to protect and commercialize their inventions.  There is a daily $20.00 fee to attend. 

Louis Foreman - Keynote Speaker

Louis Foreman provides our keynote address this year (Louis Foreman Flyer).

Marketplace/Northern Plains Invention Showcase and Contest

Exhibiting and presenting at the Marketplace/Northern Plains Invention Showcase and Contest gives independent inventors a unique opportunity to gain EXPOSURE for their new idea/innovation.  Inventors may test market their new ideas by conducting surveys, holding drawings, listening to feedback from the general public and interacting with a variety of professional consultants.

Presentations for this contest will be held on Friday, October 28, 2011.  Contestants are also required to exhibit their invention at Marketplace and be present at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday, October 29, 2011.  Inventors entered in this contest will receive 2 free admissions to Marketplace.

Contact Information

Marketplace/Northern Plains Inventors Congress:  Neustel Law Offices, LTD - 800-281-7009 (local: 701-281-8822) or

Marketplace of Ideas & Invention Showcase and Contest:  Marketplace of Ideas - 888-384-8410 or 701-663-0150, or




GENERAL NOTICE AND DISCLAIMER:  This web site provides general information only, not legal advice. You should not act upon this information without independent legal counsel.  Michael S. Neustel is a registered patent attorney practicing in the State of North Dakota.  Neustel Law Offices, LTD organizes the Northern Plains Inventors Congress event.  The trademark NORTHERN PLAINS INVENTORS CONGRESS is owned by Neustel Law Offices, LTD and is registered in the State of North Dakota.