2022 R&D Management Conference and Doctoral Colloquium

The 2022 conference will be hosted by University of Trento, Italy, from 11 – 13 July with the PhD Colloquium on 9 and 10 July.  “Innovation for People and Territories”.  Conference website with details, to follow.  Deadline for submission of Extended Abstracts: Monday, 21st March 2022.  Beginning of registration for participants: Tuesday, 1st March 2022.

Call for papers for the Paper Development Workshop (PDW) is now open. The deadline for manuscript submission is June 3, 5pm (CET). The PDW aims to provide specific guidance and feedback in the preparation and submission of working papers to international top-ranked journals. The PDW will be held only in person. Further guidance on manuscript submission can be found at

Conference website


Recent Conferences

R&D Management Conference links: 

2021Innovation in an Era of Disruption: Strathclyde, Scotland

2020 – Strathclyde, Glasgow – postponed to 2021, due to Covid-19

2019 The Innovation Challenge: Bridging Research, Industry and Society, Paris

2018 R&Designing Innovation – Transformational Challenges for Organisations and Society,  Milan, Italy

2017 Science, Markets and Society: Crossing boundaries, creating momentum Leuven, Belgium

2016 From Science to Society, Innovation and Value Creation Cambridge, UK

2015  Connecting R&D Pisa, Italy

2014 Management of Applied R&D: Connecting high value solutions with future markets Stuttgart, Germany

2013 Skills for Future Innovation – Implications for R&D Management; Manchester, UK

2012 Creating and Capturing Value through R&D Management and Innovation Grenoble, France

See previous RADMA Conferences