Trainings and Conferences



SRAI’s training programs and conferences give research administrators & managers ways to connect, learn and advance their careers.

For organizations, the benefits lie in utilizing these educational programs to develop highly skilled staff teams that have mastered research administration & management competencies and are equipped to drive organizational success. If you are new to research administration & management or have years of experience, SRAI’s training programs and conferences are designed to meet your educational and professional development needs.

Annual Meeting

Join the conversation with your peers, recognized industry experts and leaders, inspired by innovative ideas, for five days of valuable, relevant, invigorating professional development, education and networking.


Intensive Training Programs

Intensive Training Programs provide an opportunity for mid-level research managers and administrators to concentrate on a specific area that supports their professional growth. Discuss current issues, learn best practices, participate in real-world challenges and get immediate feedback in this unique 2-day intensive training format.


Section & Chapter Meetings

One of SRAI's greatest strengths is its regional diversity. Sections and Chapters host up to 12 face-to-face meetings yearly. Members can network with local peers as well attend inspiring education sessions.


iSRA Virtual Conference 

You’re invited to the first iSRA Virtual Conference, featuring three-days of multiple sessions online and in real time. You’ll play an active role as you watch, listen and interact with our speakers from anywhere in the world.

Upcoming Training & Conferences