Upcoming Brown Bag Sessions
March 6 - Noon Eastern - Improved Product Development Performance through Agile/Stage-Gate Hybrids: The Next-Generation Stage-Gate Process?
Dr. Anita Friis Sommer illustrates how combining a conventional State-Gate process with elements of Agile development can provide a more flexible, responsive product development process. Download the article.
April 10 - Noon Eastern -- IRI2038 Futures Study Overview
Dr. Ted Farrington, AndSpace Consulting, provides an overview of IRI2038 Futures Study. Ted discusses the four plausible, yet provocative scenarios about the future of R&D and innovation management and tips to help R&D practitioners broach the topic of strategic planning in way that produces a rich dialogue on what is needed to prepare for the future.
May 8 - Noon Eastern - External Technology Network Survey Findings on Open Innovation
Join Jeff Cope, RTI, as he presents findings from the External Technology Network survey. Learn what practices and trends are currently affecting or will affect how firms manage open innovation according to your IRI colleagues.