The industry’s best content, vetted and delivered by experts – that’s what makes Insights Association events so highly regarded.
This is where the entire insights profession connects.

Additional details will be forthcoming, but mark your calendars now for the following events in 2022.

In addition to the conferences listed below, our popular virtual Town Halls will take place monthly addressing such themes as: Business Operations, Research Quality, Professional Development, Legal/Compliance/Ethics, Qual, Quant, DEI, Behavioral Science, Business Impact/Foresight, Technology, Data Analytics & More.

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IA Annual Conference
The gathering for IA members.
April 4-6, Philadelphia - Registration Open!

We celebrate exemplary work by brands and agencies – showcasing the novel methods used, new data tapped, and successful business impact achieved; analyze and discuss findings of IA’s exclusive benchmarking studies on compensation, corporate culture and hiring; DEI – both in the workplace and in our research; top-growing sectors, emerging trends, opportunities and challenges. Enjoy music, awards, & much more!

Who Attends: Top executives at IA Member Companies and Corporate Insights Departments. Senior / mid-level executives and research practitioners at non-member organizations are also welcome.


Elevating Understanding and Teamwork Across CX, UX & Insights
June 6-7 (tentative) | Location TBA

Developed to encourage better understanding of the evolving role of UX & CX in consumer insights, this event fosters appreciation for the specialized skills of each discipline and advance knowledge of the latest technology and techniques to help executives best manage operations and coordinate workflow and communications to put the voice of the customer front and center.

Who Attends: Insights executives and practitioners seeking to better understand the processes and challenges of CX & UX and better connect with colleagues in adjacent roles; CX & UX researchers and designers looking to achieve wholistic understanding of the consumer insights process; Leaders challenged to bring harmony to the process and arrive at a single voice of the customer. 


August 9-10 | Online

 The IDEA Forum is an occasion for understanding, inspiration, and action as together we address deficient diversity and inclusion in the insights profession and the populations it researches. Sessions will focus on actions that can be taken to improve gender, racial, and ethnic diversity within insights agencies and corporate insights departments and methods, policies, and practices that mitigate bias and ensure truly representative research and analytics work.

Who Attends: Leaders from across the consumer insights field intent on making DEI progress within their organizations and in the research they conduct. 


October 26-28 (tentative)
Location TBA

CRC (Corporate Researchers Conference) is IA’s largest event, with corporate researchers making up about half of its 600+ attendees. The program features case studies from leading and emerging brands and discussions on how insights leaders are building stronger connections with their customers, exposing unmet needs and dramatically increasing ROI on tight budgets. Access to an exhibit hall with 60+ exhibitors and multiple networking functions.

Who Attends – Curious corporate insights leaders who seek to learn from their peers about fresh approaches to identifying and communicating insights that render true business impact. Research agency executives intent on learning first-hand about the challenges their clients face and to see successful applications of the latest techniques and strategies. 


December 6-7 (tentative)
Location TBA

CONVERGE fulfills a crucial need for those working in the confluence of data analytics and consumer insights to expand their network and knowledge. Get expert advice to better navigate data analytics and integration management issues, including talent development, outsourcing, data privacy and inter-department coordination. Hear leading brands detail the inner workings of successful projects that combine disparate and emerging data streams.

Who Attends – Executives and practitioners working in consumer insights, data analytics, and data science.