Leading and Managing R&D Teams

March 11-13, 2003

Plant Biotechnology Institute/NRC

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan


This three day workshop is designed to provide R&D team leaders or section heads with the knowledge and skills required to lead and motivate highly trained professionals in the challenging environment of an R&D laboratory. This workshop draws heavily on the vast literature on the management of technological innovation and R&D management.

Who Should Attend

R&D personnel in the following categories would benefit from this workshop:

Workshop Outline

What an Effective R&D Team Leader Does?

R&D Team Leadership Styles

Motivating Your R&D Team To Be Creative and Productive

Improving Interpersonal Communication in the R&D Team

Managing an R&D Team

Workshop Director: Thomas E. Clarke, M.Sc., M.B.A.

Mr. Clarke has designed and presented R&D management workshops and courses to scientific personnel in government and industrial laboratories for twenty-five years, and has been a consultant  to several government departments on intellectual property management.


Price includes a 100+ page workshop manual

Registration Must be Received by February 28, 2003

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