Call for submissions


For the first time our R&D Management Conference will take the form of a virtual, online event. We invite the submission of Extended Abstracts and Posters presenting academic research of a theoretical or empirical nature relating to the conference theme. Full details of submission requirements can be found in the links, below. The deadline for extended abstracts and posters is 17th March. 

The full list of conference tracks can be seen here 


Please note, contributions accepted last year for R&D Management 2020 will not be carried over. Contributors are warmly welcomed to reapply. 

Special Issues


We are delighted to be promoting a number of Special Issues with key journals. These include:

Industry and Innovation

R&D Management Journal

Supply Chain Management: an International Journal

World Patent Information

Full details here

Registration Fees


Full Fee: £150

PhD Student: £50

Call for Papers

To submit an abstract for any of our conference tracks please use the guide, template and submission portal below. 

Contributor Guide

Abstract Template

Abstract Submission

Call for E-Posters

To submit an e-poster for any of our conference tracks, please use the guide and submission portal below. 

Contributor Guide

E-Poster Submission

Workshops, Tutorials, Masterclasses & Seminars

Academic and industrially-oriented workshops, tutorials, seminars and other interesting and interactive sessions relevant to the domain of R&D Management are invited. To submit a proposal please use the guide and submission portal below. 

Contributor Guide

Proposal Submission

Doctoral Colloquium 

To submit an anstract for the doctoral colloquium please use the template and submission portal below.  

Colloquium Template

Abstract Submission

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