IRI Events

The exceptional value of IRI membership begins with the transfer of peer-to-peer knowledge. Ample opportunities exist for you and your team to broaden your professional knowledge both in-person and virtually. Event content is knowledge based and driven by your most pressing needs while keeping you well connected to the most relevant group of innovation professionals in R&D and technology management.

Monday May 01, 2017 12:00pmWednesday May 03, 2017 11:30pm
Gain the most out of your IRI experience. Learn about more about Research working groups and how to participate and how to plan your personal conference agenda.
Friday May 05, 2017 12:00pm1:00pm
The experience of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company shows how applying Lean principles to R&D can improve the efficiency and effectiveness of new product development.
Monday May 08, 2017Thursday May 11, 2017 "R&D Beyond Four Walls" explores how organizations are pushing beyond the traditional value chain to adopt a more dynamic and integrated collaboration culture across the business enterprise.
Monday May 08, 2017 8:30am5:00pm
Learn to shape the strategic and financial goals of your company by using compelling and actionable portfolio analysis to influence corporate decision-makers.
Thursday May 11, 2017 8:00am5:00pm
Learn about Opportunity Thinking to enable a better understanding of real opportunities, turning insights into bigger ideas that truly deliver. Led by Dr. Pamela Henderson, New Edge.
Saturday May 13, 2017 1:00pmFriday May 19, 2017 3:00pm
Highly acclaimed program exclusively for technology leaders gives your high potential R&D managers the skills to make more effective strategic decisions. In partnership with Kellogg.
Thursday May 18, 2017 4:00pm
Hosted by the Campbell Soup Company The Industrial Research Institute 2017 Camden Regional Meeting will explore “ Identifying New Business Opportunities ” as part of a series of networking and...
Monday June 26, 2017Tuesday June 27, 2017
Attendance boasts some of the top names in global R&D. The Forum is kept to a manageable size to facilitate healthier discussion relevant to the agenda designed and structured by the participants.
Monday October 02, 2017Thursday October 05, 2017
Powered largely by content developed within IRI, the Summit is an in-depth exploration of various working group findings and special reports on IRI's year-long initiative on "Stragegic Challenges in R&D Talent Management."