Annual Meeting 2016 Preliminary Agenda

Monday, May 23, 2016
Board and Committee Meetings by Invitation Only
8:00 am - 12:00 pm  IRI Board of Directors Meeting
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm    Nominating Committee
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm    Innovation Growth Council 
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm    Digitalization Advisory Group/>
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm    Awards Committee
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm    Program Committee
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm    Federal Lab Activity Group (FLAG) 
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm    RTM Board of Editors
4:00 pm - 5:00 PM    EAG Committee
 

Annual Meeting Kick-Off
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm    Welcome Reception & Ignite Presentations

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
7:00 am     Breakfast Symposium
8:00 am     Opening Keynote: Bernard S. Meyerson, PhD, Chief Innovation Officer, IBM
9:00 am     Refreshment Break
9:30 am     Concurrent Express Learning Sessions: Case Studies
10:00 am   Extended Networking Break – Discussion, networking, and reflection time
10:45 am   Concurrent Interactive Breakout Sessions
12:15 pm   Networking Lunch

12:15 pm    IRI Roundtable | The Efffect of Corporate Splits on R&D (limited availability) 
1:45 pm     Concurrent Interactive Breakout Sessions 
3:15 pm     Networking Break
3:45 pm     Plenary: Idea application, discussion, and synthesis 
4:15 pm     Keynote: Jason Matheny, PhD, Director, Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity
5:00 pm     Innovation Showcase & Hearty Hors d’oeuvres Reception
8:00 pm     Event Activities End for the Day

Wednesday, May 25, 2016
7:00 am    Breakfast Symposium
8:00 am    Opening Keynote: Kaigham J. Gabriel, ScD, President & CEO, Draper
9:00 am    Transition Break
9:15 am    Concurrent Express Learning Sessions: Case Studies
9:45 am    Extended Networking Break – Discussion, networking, and reflection time
10:30 am  Concurrent Interactive Breakout Sessions 
12:00 pm  Networking Lunch 
1:45 pm    Concurrent Express Learning Sessions: Case Studies
2:15 pm    Refreshment Break
2:45 pm    Plenary: Idea application, discussion, and synthesis 
3:30 pm    Medalist Address: Vinton G. Cerf, PhD, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google
4:15 pm    Medalist Address: Peter H. Diamandis, MD, Co-Founder/Vice-Chairman, Human Longevity Inc., Chairman & CEO, XPRIZE Foundation
5:00 pm    Meeting Ends for the Day
6:30 pm    Award Reception & Dinner 

Thursday, May 26, 2016
7:00 am    Networking Breakfast
7:30 am – 4:30 pm    Member Site Visit: NASA Kennedy Space Center (limited availability; pre-registration required)
8:30 am – 5:00 pm    Portfolio Management Master Class (additional fee and pre-registration required)

2.24.16  *Subject to change