Launch Date: Early 2015 | Wrap-up Date: October 2016
Building on the success of our first strategic research platform, the IRI2038 Futures Study, we kicked off our second ground-breaking study: ‘The Next Industry Revolution: Digitalization and its Implications for R&D Management’, with a mind-blowing presentation from Youngjin Yoo of Temple University at the Member Summit in October 2014.
This project culminated in a comprehensive guide for maximizing the benefits of digitalization on innovation while avoiding common pitfalls. As with all IRI research, this project was done by practitioners, for practitioners, with a focus on tangible take-aways that can be implemented in the near term.
Three project teams focused on:
The research platform was overseen and guided by an advisory board comprised of IRI members and leaders in the field of digitalization.