Lauren Maiya is the Director, Research for the R&D practice within the Emerging Technologies and Trends (ETT) Group, which is part of Gartner's Technology and Service Provider organization. Gartner's R&D practice develops insights, tools and guidance for R&D and Innovation leaders to help them lead their functions and solve their most pressing challenges.
Lauren's areas of expertise include R&D portfolio management, early-stage technology evaluation and adoption, innovation culture, new product development and R&D functional management.
In previous roles, Lauren has led high-performing research teams and served as a research director, data scientist and strategy consultant. Her work includes designing and leading global research initiatives, providing issue-focused analyses and developing actionable strategies in order to solve complex business issues for clients in technology and other industries.
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
Manager, Market Intelligence and Research
New Product Development
R&D Leadership, Operations and Management
R&D Portfolio Management
Northwestern University - M.S.
University of Notre Dame - B.B.A.