Dr. Kenneth B. Kahn, Interim Dean and Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, presented "Options thinking for your NPD process" at the Minneapolis Regional Innovation Round Table on September 14, 2017.
Excerpted from Research-Technology Management magazine, this article describes Michael Menke's PPM Accelerate Benchmarking Study for R&D organizations that aims at identifying which PPM practices are critical, which ones remain a challenge for most organizations, and which ones, when delivered effectively, offer an advantage over the competition.
R&D-focused organizations are up against significant challenges when selecting the right mix of projects to push forward. Johanna Dwyer discusses the challenges inherent to project selection to achieve overall business and portfolio goals.
Acclaimed author Terry Doerscher joins Planisware's Matt Light (Strategy VP and former Gartner analyst) and Lynette Bryan to discuss strategies for successfully managing risk in large-scale engineering projects.
Jim Duggan of the Analyst Syndicate offers guidance on curating your application portfolio. Increase ROI by investing in effective technology, save money on applications that don't contribute, and stay ahead of future business needs.
A recording of a roundtable discussion featuring PPM practitioners and thought leaders. Here they share their expertise and best practices on strategic portfolio management related to organizations in the life sciences industry.