Finding opportunities for growth is essential but it’s also incredibly challenging. Traditional methods of filling the innovation pipeline - from internal brainstorming to segment-by-segment market...
IRI resources assist your day-to-day R&D functions and help in problem solving. Search by keyword, topic, or your R&D role to find tools to help you manage your organization's R&D and innovation process more effectively.
Gain tips and useful resources for navigating the partnerships between industry and research institutions.
Better understand how tools such as social networking and microblogging platforms are being used in NPD and what influence they have on NPD outcomes.
Learn how to find, evaluate, and manage scouting opportunities that build a strategic advantage for your firm. Find out what mistakes companies often make in their scouting process and discover easy ways to avoid them.
Mark Little, former CTO, GE Global Research, and Andrea Kates, CEO, GLIDR, discuss the tools, techniques and culture changes that GE has adopted to accelerate their R&D.
Gore has conducted an experiment using an external innovator assessment platform. Join us to discuss the potential value of tools such for innovator identification and development efforts.
Senior partners at iP2Biz share some surprisingly simple methods to help more of your innovation initiatives start producing returns.
Hear a recent OI success story -- the Corning OLED-Works Lighting Without a Bulb contest -- and how NineSigma's problem definition methodology was applied to achieve a successful outcome.
Learn how biomimicry can be used as a powerful design tool to support sustainability-driven product development in the front end of innovation.
"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.
Join more than 275 of your R&D colleagues in Chicago to discuss three focus areas of this research initiative: 1. Big Data 2. Collaboration 3. Virtual Experimentation & Simulation
IRI and NC State's Center for Innovation Management Studies (CIMS) partner to bring you the most cutting edge research in R&D management.
Join us for a replay of this very popular Member Summit presentation and learn how MITRE Corp. has replaced traditional management practices and implemented a new career movement approach.
Join us to learn best practices that achieve design for customization and discuss common pitfalls
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.
Join 350+ of your industry colleagues to explore recent science and technology trends and discuss case studies of how companies have turned trends into new growth areas.