Join TEAM PDMA today and experience what PDMA can do for you. Members save up to $445 off regular conference prices. Become a member of PDMA and experience all membership benefits. Your membership will have an immediate return with discounts on year-round PDMA events and the 2017 PDMA Competitive Edge Conference. 

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    Registration Rates

    Ends August 11
    Ends September 29
    After September 29 and Onsite
    All Access Competitive Edge Pass   BEST VALUE!
    Non-Member  $2,085 $2,350 $2,610
    MEMBER SAVINGS! $1,775 $1,995 $2,215
    Competitive Edge Conference Only
    Non-Member $1,750 $1,975 $2,195
    MEMBER SAVINGS! $1,495 $1,675 $1,865
    Research Forum
    Non-Member Research Forum Only $575 $610 $675
    Member Research Forum Only $430 $455 $505
    Academic Non-Member All-Access Pass $1,085 $1,200 $1,320
    Academic Member All-Access Pass $940 $1,055 $1,175


    A Conference Pass For Everyone

    All-Access PDMA Competitive Edge Pass: November 11-15
    BEST VALUE! Our All-Access Pass includes full access to the Research Forum and the PDMA Competitive Edge Conference. It also includes all special Sunday programs, Chapter Programs, NEW! NPDP Certification Workshop. This pass is designed to power up your product engine with maximum return on your investment.

    Research Forum Only: November 11-12
    PDMA presents our Annual Research Forum. Research Forum is the #1 academic conference on end-to-end new product development (NPD) and innovation. It is the only research forum focused solely on the intellectual exchange and cutting-edge research on all aspects in the fields of NPD and innovation. You will be joined by other scholars, practitioners, consultants, and serious innovators involved in innovation thought leadership.

    Student members are eligible for a 25% registration discount to attend the Research Forum only. Contact PDMA registration to receive the discount code. This offer is available through September 29. 

    PDMA Competitive Edge Conference Only: November 13-15
    Experience what PDMA can do for you and join us at the PDMA Competitive Edge Conference program. You will hear brilliant keynote speakers, participate in engaging and interactive workshops, be inspired by TED-style talks, and discuss relevant topics with expert panels. There is a conference education track for everyone whether you are a practitioner, academic, or consultant, a novice or expert. TEAM PDMA represents a wide range of industries and professional roles such as R&D, marketing, engineering, operations, and product management.


    Become a Member of PDMA and experience all the benefits membership has to offer, including major discounts to PDMA events like the PDMA 2015 Annual Conference. 

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    Cancellation Policy

    Should you be unable to attend the conference for any reason, please inform PDMA in writing by email before October 13, 2017 and a full refund less a non-refundable deposit will be issued. The non-refundable deposit for the annual conference cancellations is $395 and the non-refundable deposit for the annual Research Forum cancellations is $50. All Access Pass cancellations are considered a conference cancellation. No refunds or credits will be given for cancellations received after October 13, 2017. Substitutions of enrolled attendees may be made at any time. If for any reason, PDMA needs to cancel this conference, PDMA does not accept responsibility for covering airfare, hotel or other costs incurred by the registrants. Program content is subject to change without notice.

    Non-member registration + one year of PDMA membership is available for NEW MEMBERS only that you pay the full conference rate and applies to professional and academic memberships. If a discount code is applied to your registration, offer is no longer valid. If your membership has lapsed please contact

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