The Integrated Planning Exercise (IPE) is the annual planning process which brings together strategic and operational planning for Faculties and Corporate Services. It is the process for reviewing strategy and progress against strategic plans as well as agreeing 5 year operational plans. The IPE process is managed by Strategy and Planning and further information is available here.

RIS works with Strategy and Planning, the Enterprise and Innovation Office, Finance and Faculty research and finance managers on the Annual Research and Innovation Review element of the Integrated Planning Exercise (IPE).