In this issue
Technology management as part of strategic planning – some empirical results
The needs of R&D professionals in their first and second managerial appointments: are they being met?
Ball, Derrick F.
Organization of industrial R&D on a global scale
Gassmann, Oliver; von Zedtwitz, Maximilian
Architectural innovation in product development through early supplier integration
Bozdogan, Kirkor; Deyst, John; Hoult, David; Lucas, Malee
Toward the development of benchmarking tools for R&D project management
Coombs, Rod; McMeekin, Andrew; Pybus, Roger
Critical issues facing R&D managers in China
De Boer, Sirp J.; Gan, Weibing; Shan, Guogang
Organizing for technological collaborations: a managerial perspective
Chiesa, Vittorio; Manzini, Raffaella
A reflection on the major themes of the 1997 R&D Management conference