The Toy Association will host its first CF@TF Inventor Day, an opportunity for select individuals to pitch their toy and game inventions to influential toy and youth entertainment professionals and manufacturing partners during New York Toy Fair.

CF@TF Inventor Day will take place Friday, Feb. 15, the day before Toy Fair opens, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

All toy inventors and designers attending Toy Fair are eligible to participate. In addition to filling out the online submission form, applicants must send in a 90-second video to support their written application. Submissions are due by Dec. 28. If selected, applicants will be notified no later than Friday, Jan. 4, 2019.

Toy manufacturers that are interested in participating in CF@TF Inventor Day by hearing pitches should notify Brett Klisch (, Creative Factor co-founder and creative director at Peru Meridian Studios, or The Toy Association’s Marian Bossard ( by Feb. 1.