Welcome to RADMA
(Research and Development Management)

Welcome to the RADMA (Research and Development Management) website. This site contains information about education and research activities in the field of research technology and innovation management including funding opportunities, an opportunity to become part of the RADMA Association, details of R&D Management Conferences, how to subscribe or publish in the journal R&D Management and links to summer schools, workshops and other events.

RADMA is focused on the needs of researchers, practitioners and students of research technology and innovation management. It is closely associated with the R&D Management journal and conferences.  

RADMA is a small UK charity registered number 4757596.  It is co-proprietor, along with WileyBlackwell, of the R&D Management Journal.  Proceeds from Journal sales are the source of funds for the grants offered by RADMA.

 

 

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Latest News

  • 2017 R&D Management Conference

    The conference will be held at the KU Leuven Faculty of Social Sciences, Leuven, Belgium, 1-5 July 2017. Deadline for extended abstracts 1 February 2017.  For more information please see http://kuleuvencongres.be/rnd2017...

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  • ISPIM Innovation Summit

    ISPIM, the International Society for Professional Innovation Management, announces the Innovation Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in December 2016. See website for details: http://summit.ispim.org/....

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  • ISPIM Innovation Forum

    The International Society for Professional Innovtion Management (ISPIM) announces its Innovation Forum to be held in Toronto, 19-22 March 2017 (Fostering Innovation Ecosystems.) For more details see: http://forum.ispim.org/...

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  • XXVIII ISPIM Innovation Conference

    ISPIM announces its Innovation Conference to be held in Vienna, 18-21 June 2017 (Composing the Innovation Symphony.)  Call for Submissions deadline is 6 January 2017.  For more information, please see http://confere...

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  • R&D Management Conference - call for proposals

    RADMA is inviting expressions of interest in hosting the Conference in future years, beginning in 2018.  Please email Kay Honeyford at: info@radma.ltd.uk for more information....

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  • RADMA Doctoral Studies Programme 2017

    The Doctoral Studies call for applications is now open. Closing deadline 28th February 2017. This award provides up to three years funding to prospective or mid-study PhD students attending a UK university. Please see the Fun...

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  • MIoIR PhD Programme

    Manchester Institute of Innovation Research announces new PhD programme on Science, Technology and Innovation Policy. Please see website for more details: http://www.research.mbs.ac.uk/innovation....

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  • 3rd Annual World Open Innovation Conference

    The conference will take place in Barcelona, 15-16 December 2016.  Selected papers from the conference will be published in a special issue of R&D Management Journal with the theme "Open Innovation in the Digital Age." &n...

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  • Postgraduate Student Conference Funding

    Deadline for the January 2017 review is 31st December 2016.  Please see the Funding page of this website for application forms, terms and conditions, etc.  See Research page for latest awards....

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  • Postgraduate Student Project Support Funding

    Deadline for the January 2017 Review is 31st December 2016. Please see the Funding page of this website for application forms, terms and conditions, etc.  See Research page for details of recent awards....

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Recent Funding Opportunities

Doctoral Studies Programme

Please note that the 2017 Doctoral Studies call is now open. Closing deadline is 28th February 2017.  This award provides up to three years funding to talented prospective or mid-study PhD students, offering an opportunity to concentrate on the studentship for the period of the award.  The expectation is that candidates will have a Masters degree in a relevant field or an excellent first degree or equivalent.  Candidates will be expected to complete yearly progress reports and to make a copy of their thesis available to RADMA upon its completion. To be eligible for funding candidates must be accepted for PhD study at a UK university.  Applications must be supported by the candidate’s PhD supervisor.  Awards will be granted to and administered through the institution, not individual candidates.  The award will cover costs related to fees and specified living expenses up to a maximum of £18,000 per academic year (pro-rata for part-time students; partial funding is a possibility) and conditional upon the receipt of acceptable annual progress reports.   Please read the award's terms and conditions, which you can download by clicking here. Please download the full funding call by clicking here. Please download the application form by clicking here. You will also need to download the application spreadsheet by clicking here.  For more information please email info@radma.ltd.uk. 

Student Attendance at the R&D Management Conference

RADMA helps fund students to attend the R&D Management Conference. This award is usually administered by the Conference organiser. The award provides support to talented mid-study Masters and PhD students who are presenting a paper at the R&D Management Conference. Candidates must be undertaking a Masters or PhD within the research and development management discipline. For information on forthcoming conferences please click here. 

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