Kansas City Invention Convention Virtual Awards Ceremony

Join us in congratulating young inventors from the inaugural Kansas City Invention Convention. Prizes will be awarded in grade categories along with a Best-of-Show winner. Five Kansas City- area inventors will also be invited to compete in the National Invention Convention sponsored by The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan.

Edwin Land

Edwin Land, an American scientist and inventor, was born on May 7, 1909 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. As a child, Land became fascinated with optics after reading a textbook on the subject by Johns Hopkins University physicist, Robert W. Wood. Land was particularly...