Tag Archives: Young Inventor Challenge

People of Play announces schedule for Virtual POP Week

People of Play (POP) has announced the official schedule for its Virtual POP Week, which runs from November 15–20, 2021. The week includes The Toy & Game International Innovation Summit, POP Duo Keynotes Legends & Leaders, Networking in the POP Pub Rooms, Entertainment on the Fair Stages, TAGIE Awards and …

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Calling all whizz-kids! People of Play’s annual Young Inventor Challenge kicks off

People of Play (POP) is gearing up for its annual Young Inventor Challenge (YIC), sponsored this year by toy giants Goliath, Mattel, HABA, New Key Pet LLC, and Crazy Aaron’s. The YIC provides an outlet for young inventors to create, present and connect with toy industry professionals to receive professional …

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Chicago Toy & Game Group reveals its Young Inventor Challenge winners

The Chicago Toy and Game Group has revealed the winners of the CHITAG Young Inventor Challenge: Spring Edition, announced in association with its sponsors this year, Mattel, Magformers, Scholastic, and the American Specialty Retailer Association. Launched in May in response to Covid-19, this special edition of CHITAG’s annual autumn Young …

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Young Inventor Challenge project Betcha Can’t lands at US retail

The Chicago Toy and Game Group is celebrating the successful retail launch of Betcha Can’t, a new bragging and betting game that has emerged from the organisation’s grass roots campaign, Young Inventor Challenge. The title was invented by friends Lily Brown (13 years old) and Tait Hansen (12), who have …

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Chicago Toy and Game Group to host the 14th Annual Young Inventor Challenge

 The Chicago Toy and Game Group is to host its annual Young Inventor Challenge (YIC), marking the 14th year of running its a global search for the most innovative toys and games designed by kids. Offering the coveted opportunity to enter into licensing deals with toy and game industry giants, …

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