We are the Innovation Research Interchange

A unique and dynamic collaborative atmosphere.

Our network of cross-industry leaders is as diverse as the value we create across all fields of industry. We advance the field of innovation management by generating contemporary practices that accelerate value creation. The IRI is a division of the National Association of Manufacturers.

Upcoming Events

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Supply Chain: Innovation, AI, and Sustain…

06/27/2024
12 pm – 1 pm
Digital Innovation, Sustainability and ESG, Leading Innovation Organizations
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Legal Implications of Generative AI Update

07/18/2024
12 pm – 1 pm
Digital Innovation, Leading Innovation Organizations
IRI Workshop: Tesla’s Patent Portfolio – Connecting Business Strategy to IP Strategy

IRI Workshop: Tesla’s Patent Portfolio – …

09/18/2024
1 pm – 4:30 pm
Digital Innovation, Technology Roadmapping, Tools and Techniques
IRI Workshop: Advanced Services for Manufacturers

IRI Workshop: Advanced Services for Manuf…

10/16/2024
11 am – 2:30 pm
Digital Innovation, Technology Roadmapping, Tools and Techniques

Latest Resources

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Innovative Roadmapping: Strategic Plannin…

06/12/2024
Report
Improve the Innovation Pipeline, Improving the innovation pipeline, Enhancing sustainability, Supply chain management
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The 7 Principles of Lean Startup

06/07/2024
Presentation
Knowledge Transfer, Improve the Innovation Pipeline, Improving the innovation pipeline, Emerging Business Opportunity
Innovators Summit 2024

Innovators Summit 2024

05/17/2024
Slides
Knowledge Transfer, Artificial Intellegence
Deborah Carter: Expanding the Pipeline Into Tech

Deborah Carter: Expanding the Pipeline In…

04/29/2024
RTM Publication
Knowledge Transfer, Create a future-ready workforce, Enhance Sustainability, Improve the Innovation Pipeline
How AI Impacts Companies’ Dynamic Capabilities

How AI Impacts Companies’ Dynamic Capabil…

04/29/2024
RTM Publication
Improve the Innovation Pipeline, Improving the innovation pipeline, Emerging Business Opportunity, Artificial Intellegence
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Knowledge Management and Transfer Evoluti…

04/25/2024
Report
Knowledge Transfer, Artificial Intellegence, Create a future-ready workforce

The Latest RTM

How AI Impacts Companies’ Dynamic Capabilities

How AI Impacts Companies’ Dynamic Capabil…

04/29/2024
RTM Publication
Improve the Innovation Pipeline, Improving the innovation pipeline, Emerging Business Opportunity, Artificial Intellegence
Deborah Carter: Expanding the Pipeline Into Tech

Deborah Carter: Expanding the Pipeline In…

04/29/2024
RTM Publication
Knowledge Transfer, Create a future-ready workforce, Enhance Sustainability, Improve the Innovation Pipeline
Expanding the Pipeline Into Tech Dimensions of Digital Transformation for Digital Supply Chains—Evidence from an Automotive OEM Group

Expanding the Pipeline Into Tech Dimensio…

02/28/2024
RTM Publication
Knowledge Transfer, Enhance Sustainability, Improve the Innovation Pipeline, Building resilient supply chains
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Strategies to Improve Portfolio Managemen…

01/16/2024
RTM Publication
Portfolio Management
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Strategies to Enhance Knowledge Transfer:…

01/16/2024
RTM Publication
Knowledge Transfer
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A Trust Paradox May Limit the Application…

09/20/2023
RTM Publication
Knowledge Transfer, Artificial Intellegence, Improving the innovation pipeline, Trust
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Advice from the Front Lines on Building N…

09/20/2023
RTM Publication
Breakthrough Innovation, Conducting Business Experiments, New Business Development
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Technology Intelligence and Digitalizatio…

09/20/2023
RTM Publication
Digital Innovation, Managing Emerging Technologies
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Rethinking Additive Manufacturing for Spa…

06/26/2023
RTM Publication
Building resilient supply chains, Additive manufacturing technology, Spare Parts, Supply chain management
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The Impact of Storytelling on Innovation …

06/26/2023
RTM Publication
Tools and Techniques
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The Transformative Potential of Generativ…

06/26/2023
RTM Publication
Tools and Techniques, Trends
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Why Manufacturers Need to Engage Employee…

04/20/2023
RTM Publication
Create a future-ready workforce, Improve the Innovation Pipeline, Creating a future-ready workforce, Smart Factory

Recent Discussions

Community Forum – How do you measure your strategic portfolio?

Community Forum – How do you measure your…

04/05/2024
Survey (Community Forum)
Improving the innovation pipeline, Enhancing sustainability, Leadership Assessment, Improve the Innovation Pipeline
Community Forum – What growth potential do you see through innovation?

Community Forum – What growth potential d…

09/26/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Knowledge Transfer, Artificial Intellegence
Community Forum – How do you manage sustainable projects?

Community Forum – How do you manage susta…

08/15/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Sustainability and ESG, Strategic Planning
Community Forum – How do you plan your R&D project portfolio?

Community Forum – How do you plan your R&…

06/30/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Portfolio Management
Community Forum – How have you organized centers of excellence?

Community Forum – How have you organized …

06/23/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Continuous Improvement, Organization and Future of Work, Tools and Techniques
Community Forum – How does your company estimate the risk and value of long-term R&D?

Community Forum – How does your company e…

06/02/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Finance for R+D, Patent
Community Forum – How are you motivating innovation in your organization?

Community Forum – How are you motivating …

05/26/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Managing Innovation and R+D, Continuous Improvement, Leading Innovation Organizations
Community Forum – What do you look for in roadmapping software?

Community Forum – What do you look for in…

05/19/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Digital Innovation, Technology Roadmapping, Tools and Techniques
Community Forum – How has innovation changed at your organization?

Community Forum – How has innovation chan…

05/05/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Managing Innovation and R+D, Organization and Future of Work
Community Forum – Have you Centralized R&D?

Community Forum – Have you Centralized R&D?

04/14/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Managing Innovation and R+D, Organization and Future of Work
Community Forum – Where would you open new R&D Centers?

Community Forum – Where would you open ne…

03/31/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Globalization, Managing Innovation and R+D, Trends
Community Forum – How do you structure your R&D data team?

Community Forum – How do you structure yo…

03/24/2023
Survey (Community Forum)
Digital Innovation, Knowledge Management