2012: Chicago, IL, July 12-14, 2012
The seventh annual INGRoup conference attracted 205 participants! We had significant international representation with nearly 25% of the attendees from outside the USA. Professors John Levine and Dick Moreland (University of Pittsburgh), the 2011 Joseph E. McGrath Award recipients, delivered the keynote address. The conference concluded at Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art, where attendees had free reign to enjoy the museum, and were treated to music by The Caroline Davis Quartet with a discussion about teamwork and coordination in improvisational jazz.
View the 2012 INGRoup Conference Program.
2011: Minneapolis, MN, July 21-23
The sixth annual INGRoup conference attracted 170 participants! Professor Richard Hackman (Harvard Univ.), the 2010 Joseph E. McGrath Award recipient, delivered the keynote address. Performers from Xelias Aerial Arts Studio entertained and educated INGRoup participants about teamwork in circus acts.
View the 2011 INGRoup Conference Program.
2010: Washington, DC, July 22-24
The fifth annual INGRoup conference attracted over 200 participants -- the largest yet! Participant diversity spanned 94 academic institutions, 11 countries, and over a dozen disciplines. Since its inception, the INGRoup conference has attracted 410 unique attendees!
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2009: Colorado Springs, CO, July 16-18
The fourth annual INGRoup conference attracted 142 participants from 95 academic institutions spanning over a dozen disciplines. Seventy-four percent of participants were faculty, 25% were students, and 1% were professionals. Although 75% of participants came from the USA, the conference attracted participants from ten other countries.
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2008: Kansas City, MO, July 17-19
The third annual INGRoup conference attracted 99 participants from 68 academic institutions spanning over a dozen disciplines. Sixty-seven percent of participants were faculty, 28% were students, and 5% were professionals. Although 80% of participants came from the USA, the conference attracted participants from as far away as Canada, The Netherlands, and Switzerland.
View the 2008 INGRoup Conference Program.
Watch the 2008 INGRoup Conference Movie. The movie features photos from the 2008 INGRoup Conference and outing to the Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, where participants worked in teams to create their own artwork.
2007: Lansing, MI, July 12-14
The second annual INGRoup conference attracted 128 participants from 76 academic institutions spanning over a dozen disciplines. Seventy percent of participants were faculty, 26% were students, and 4% were professionals. Although 75% of participants came from the USA, the conference attracted participants from as far away as Germany, The Netherlands, Switzerland, France, and South Korea.
View the 2007 INGRoup Conference Program.
Watch the 2007 INGRoup Conference Movie, featuring photos from the 2007 INGRoup Conference and Joseph McGrath Memorial.
2006: Pittsburgh, PA, July 27-29
The inaugural INGRoup conference attracted 153 participants from 80 academic institutions spanning at least eight different disciplines (communication, history, industrial science, information systems, organizational behavior, philosophy, psychology, and sociology). Seventy-one percent of participants were faculty, 26% were students, and 3% were professionals. Although 82% of participants came from the USA, the conference attracted participants from as far away as Canada, Germany, The Netherlands, Switzerland, and Portugal. Thanks to all participants for making the inaugural INGRoup conference such a success!
View the 2006 Conference Program.