‘Systems thinking and industry innovation’

Manley, Karen (2001) ‘Systems thinking and industry innovation’. In Hutchinson, W. & Warren, M. (Eds.) Systems in Management 7th Annual ANZSYS Conference, 27-28 November, 2001, Edith Cowan University, Perth, Western Australia.

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The academic literature, and business practice, reveals a shift in the way analysts understand innovation processes. This shift is not revealed as a cohesive trend, rather it comprises contributions from a wide range of academic disciplines and empirical evidence. Building on Edquist (1997) this paper ties together the diverse new ideas which stress a systems approach to successful innovation. The paper presents an up-to-date overview of this fast moving field, with a view to assisting public policy makers and business managers in designing more effective innovation processes.

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ID Code: 7020
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
Additional Information: Keynote Paper, 'Best Paper of the Conference' Award.
Keywords: innovation systems, business networking, literature review
ISBN: 072980500X
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT (150300)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2001 School of Management Information Systems, Edith Cowan University.
Deposited On: 02 May 2007 00:00
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 12:39

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