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

Spring i101 Bootcamp: Part 1 – Essential Tools for Managing Innovation

Spring i101 Bootcamp: Part 1 – Essential …

03/20/2024
1 pm – 5 pm
Organizational Vision, Knowledge Management, Tools and Techniques, Portfolio Management
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Enabling Data-driven Decision-making

03/21/2024
2 pm – 3 pm
Digital Innovation, Leading Innovation Organizations
Spring i101 Bootcamp: Part 2 – Organizational Challenges in Managing Innovation

Spring i101 Bootcamp: Part 2 – Organizati…

03/27/2024
1 pm – 5 pm
Organizational Vision, Culture, Talent Management, Portfolio Management
IRI Workshop: Using AI to Achieve Deeper Learning & Accelerated Productivity

IRI Workshop: Using AI to Achieve Deeper …

04/17/2024
1 pm – 5 pm
Digital Innovation, Technology Roadmapping, Tools and Techniques
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Sustainability Regulations: EU Deep Dive

04/25/2024
12 pm
Sustainability and ESG, Leading Innovation Organizations
Shaping Innovation Leaders 2024

Shaping Innovation Leaders 2024

06/09/2024
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06/14/2024
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Organizational Vision, Culture, Talent Management, Organization and Future of Work
IRI Workshop: Financial Analysis in Innovation

IRI Workshop: Financial Analysis in Innov…

06/19/2024
1 pm – 5 pm
Finance for R+D, Portfolio Management, Risk Management
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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

Latest Resources

The Challenge of Horizon 2:  Implications for Effective Opportunity Development

The Challenge of Horizon 2: Implications…

02/12/2024
Whitepaper
Knowledge Transfer
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Strategies to Enhance Knowledge Transfer:…

01/16/2024
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Knowledge Transfer
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Strategies to Improve Portfolio Managemen…

01/16/2024
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Portfolio Management
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AI Tools and Innovation: Legal Implications

10/27/2023
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Tools and Techniques, Managing Emerging Technologies, Organization and Future of Work
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2023 Innovators Summit – Agile Approach i…

10/03/2023
Slides
Portfolio Management, Sustainability and ESG
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2023 Innovators Summit – AI and Business …

10/03/2023
Slides
Business Model Innovation, Tools and Techniques

The Latest RTM

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01/16/2024
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Strategies to Enhance Knowledge Transfer:…

01/16/2024
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Advice from the Front Lines on Building N…

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

09/20/2023
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Digital Innovation, Managing Emerging Technologies
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The Transformative Potential of Generativ…

06/26/2023
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Tools and Techniques, Trends
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The Impact of Storytelling on Innovation …

06/26/2023
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Tools and Techniques
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Generative AI

04/20/2023
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Tools and Techniques
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2023 R&D Trends Forecast

12/20/2022
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Trends, Managing Innovation and R+D, Managing Emerging Technologies
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The Rise of Human-Machine Collaboration

12/20/2022
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Digital Innovation, Organization and Future of Work, Trends
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How to Choose and Implement Slack Time Mo…

11/01/2022
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Organization and Future of Work, Culture, Leading Innovation Organizations
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Mapping the Benefits from Innovation Cont…

01/06/2022
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Open Innovation and Contests