• Membership Testimonial
    EIRMA aims to provide Best Practices and Networking on R&D and Innovation Management for its member companies. You can view what CTOs, R&D directors and senior R&D project managers think about EIRMA...
  • Membership Testimonial
    EIRMA is a unique place for the efficient R&D manager to network, discuss and learn about latest trends and exchange experience.
  • Membership Testimonial
    Eirma is a forum to exchange and discuss experiences and best practices in R&D management. A very open and friendly atmosphere.
  • Membership Testimonial
    For me, EIRMA is the platform where I can unwind and refuel. It provides the framework to exchange and benchmark the trends and expertise in Technology Management. We all sit in the same boat. But here we can define and align the direction we will be rowing.
  • Membership Testimonial
    EIRMA is the best European network for sharing best practices in R&D and Innovation. Its Specific Interest Groups offer the option to keep on learning and get connected to several sister
  • Membership Testimonial
    EIRMA is really where I feel I can best exchange and share with my peers in Europe. It also forces me to reflect on Technology and Innovation topics that are important today but even more in tomorrow’s environment.
Forthcoming Events
  • 16.09.2014 Mastering Innovation Management

    The Mastering Innovation Management (MIM) programme is the new formula created in partnership with the Vlerick Business School. It is replacing the “Management Study Group”.

Recent events and Related Outcomes
08.04.2014EU meets EIRMA
Boosting private R&D investment
03.04.2014Strategies to get benefits from Search and Discovery on Internal and External Knowledge
How to get the benefits of both worlds in a most efficient and effective way?
21.03.2014Managing an Innovation Portfolio
How can we choose the right opportunities, and still keep and develop projects that are no longer aligned with an organisation’s strategy?

  • 30.06.2014Gender Summit 4 - EU 2014 - June 30th and July 1st 2014 in Brussels

    From Ideas to Markets: Excellence in mainstreaming gender into research, innovation, and policy.                           .The GS4 - Europe will, again, bring together experts from research, industry and policy to jointly establish practical and effective ways of improving quality and impact of research and innovation through the inclusion of gender in science knowledge making and application. The GS4 - Europe will focus on strategies, tools, and processes that promote the concrete integration of the gender dimension into the European Commission's current Horizon 2020, and European Research Area programmes. The Summit will focus on the cross-cutting role of gender and how gender has been and should be integrated within some of the major themes of the Horizon 2020 Work Programme, such as personalised health, water resources, energy, environment, transportation.Speakers and participants will examine the latest research evidence and showcase studies and projects, organisations and strategies that have significantly improved research and innovation quality by integrating the gender dimension into research design and process.The GS4 will expand on the body of the research evidence introduced in previous summit events by highlighting recent developments of relevance to the impacts anticipated in the Horizon 2020 programme themes.Registration for the event will open on March 1st.
    Go to:  www.gender-summit.com

  • 18.06.2014Standards in Europe: the BRIDGIT Research Study

    The main industry survey for the BRIDGIT Research Study has been launched. This has been targeted at a random sample of large and small companies that participated in FP7 more info....In case of interest, please do participate in the survey also. The survey questionnaire can be found here.The survey feedback and analysis will be presented at the 2nd BRIDGIT Research Study workshop on 18 June and, of course, at the BRIDGIT Conference on 30 October.

  • 08.05.2014EARTO Annual Conference - 8-9 May 2014 - Vienna

     "How can RTOs support the Re-Industrialization in Europe".               .                                                                                                                    . The 2014 EARTO Annual Conference takes place in Vienna on 8-9 May 2014.The Conference will be hosted by FORSCHUNG AUSTRIA, under the auspices of the Federal Ministry for Transport, Innovation ansd Technology of the Republic of AustriaFor more information and registration click here

  • 28.04.2014ANPEI - 30th anniversary

    EIRMA as the most of the W-FIRA sister organisations (AIRG JRIA, KOITA) will participate to the conference organised for the 30th anniversary of the Brasilian sister organisation ANPEI.The conference will take place in Sao Paulo (Brasil) on 28 and 29 April on the topice "INOVA - ACTION: MODEL COMPETITIVE BUSINESS" more info......

Share best practices of industrial R&D and innovation and enjoy the experience of networking with your peers across different industrial sectors all over Europe!

What makes EIRMA unique?

The best management development happens when experienced managers come together to learn from each other. Read more ...


Responsible Partnering

A voluntary programme established by EIRMA and European sister organisations involving Public Research Organisations and Companies.

Responsible Partnering HandbookTo know more, download the handbook, read more on EIRMA website

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