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.

Friday February 02, 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
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.
Friday March 02, 2018 12:00pm1:00pm
This research has focused on the product design implications of mass customization on manufacturers/producers. Join us to learn best practices that achieve design for customization and discuss common pitfalls
Monday March 05, 2018Wednesday March 07, 2018
Registration now open! Dive into hot topics with colleagues and explore some of Denver's unique industries.
Tuesday April 17, 2018
Join local IRI colleagues at the Argonne National Lab and tour the Advanced Photon Source (APS) . The APS is one of the most technologically complex machines in the world.
Wednesday May 09, 2018Thursday May 10, 2018
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.
Saturday June 02, 2018 1:00pmFriday June 08, 2018 3:00pm
Highly acclaimed program exclusively for technology leaders gives your high potential innovation managers the skills to make more effective strategic decisions. In partnership with Kellogg.
Monday June 04, 2018Thursday June 07, 2018
Save the date for "Breaking Boundaries," a special conference co-located with NSF SBIR-II in Atlanta, GA.
Tuesday October 23, 2018Wednesday October 24, 2018
The new Springboard Conference, in partnership with RTI, features results of research on select trends, their impact on innovation leadership, and methods to apply these findings.