R&D Performance Study

Mastering the competitiveness of R&D in 2030+.

Take part in our study and secure a competitive advantage in a rapidly changing world. Find out which success strategies and skills your company should focus on in the future. Together we will master the challenges of technological change and global competition!

Background and motivation of the study

In a time of rapid technological change and global competition, R&D organizations face a variety of challenges such as cost and efficiency pressures, digital transformation and the need for collaboration. The planned study highlights the drivers of change, effective strategies and essential capabilities that companies need to develop in order to remain competitive in the long term. Successful companies are those that continuously focus on changing conditions.

Key questions of the study

  • What are the most important challenges for R&D organizations in 2030+?
  • How should an R&D organization prepare to master future challenges?
  • What skills are important for R&D organizations to ensure their competitiveness?


  • Personal interviews with 3DSE experts based on a standardized questionnaire (90 minutes)
  • Presentation of the results at the 3DSE R&D Management Conference on September 19, 2024 Final report in fall 2024

Target audience

  • CTOs and senior R&D executives
  • Technology oriented companies
  • Focus on Europe and the USA
  • Cross-industry

Would you like to take part in the study? Please fill out the following form. We will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

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