February 12, 2019

The Lemelson-MIT Program will host an informational webinar about the InvenTeam initiative for educators. This is the perfect venue to find out the answers to your questions or learn more about how the InvenTeam initiative can inspire creativity and problem solving for your students and excitement for hands-on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

February 18, 2019 to February 22, 2019
Cambridge, MA

The Lemelson-MIT Program is hosting a week-long invention program on the MIT campus for students during school vacation week. Students will develop their skills in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through fun, invention-based design activities and challenges.

March 11, 2019 to March 13, 2019
Houston, TX

Educating for Creativity and Inventiveness

March 18, 2019 to March 20, 2019
Tampa, FL

Educating for Creativity and Inventiveness

July 22, 2019 to July 24, 2019
Irvine, CA

Educating for Creativity and Inventiveness

July 29, 2019 to July 31, 2019
Cambridge, MA

Educating for Creativity and Inventiveness

Past Events

August 1, 2018 to August 3, 2018
Cambridge, MA

Developing Creative, Inventive Mindsets and Skills that Prepare Middle and High School Students for Careers in a Rapidly Changing World

July 25, 2018 to July 27, 2018
Pomona, CA

June 20, 2018 to June 21, 2018
Cambridge, MA

EurekaFest is a two-day invention celebration designed to empower young inventors through activities that inspire youth, honor role models, and encourage creativity and problem solving.

Check out our event photos from EurekaFest 2017.

June 16, 2017 to June 17, 2017
Cambridge, MA

EurekaFest is a multi-day celebration designed to empower a legacy of inventors through activities that inspire youth, honor role models, and encourage creativity and problem solving.

Check out our event photos from EurekaFest 2016.

October 28, 2016 to October 29, 2016
Cambridge, MA

The Smithsonian’s Innoskate program travels the country celebrating inventive creativity in skate culture. Innoskate 2016 features a new collaboration with the Lemelson-MIT program to create a festival at the Lynch Family Skatepark in Cambridge. This event will draw upon the collective energy and expertise of the Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, the Lemelson-MIT program, MIT faculty and staff, and other community partners to create an entertaining and educational program for the public.

June 17, 2016 to June 18, 2016
Cambridge, MA

Join the Lemelson-MIT Program for our tenth annual EurekaFest event to celebrate the inventive spirit!

June 19, 2015 to June 20, 2015
Cambridge, MA

Join the Lemelson-MIT Program for our ninth annual EurekaFest event to celebrate the inventive spirit!

June 20, 2014 to June 21, 2014
Cambridge, MA

Join the Lemelson-MIT Program for our eighth annual EurekaFest event to celebrate the inventive spirit! 

EurekaFest is a multi-day celebration designed to empower a legacy of inventors through activities that inspire youth, honor role models, and encourage creativity and problem solving. 

May 9, 2014
Cambridge, MA

Meet and celebrate local young inventors at the MIT Museum who participated this year in the Lemelson-MIT JV InvenTeam™ initiative.

Join us for a special night of invention with JV InvenTeams from across the Commonwealth co-hosted by the
Lemelson-MIT Program and the MIT Museum on May 9th.  

JV InvenTeams are affiliated with the 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grant Program in Massachusetts.

Showcasing teams are:
B.M.C Durfee High School (Fall River)
Chelsea High School (Chelsea)

April 8, 2014
Cambridge, MA

Join the Lemelson-MIT Program for a special Invention Showcase featuring the 2014 Lemelson-MIT National Collegiate Student Prize Applicants in the "Cure it!" and "Use it!" categories.

Competition winners will be announced on April 9th.