Innovation as a Management Process

  • Elias G. Carayannis
  • Elpida T. Samara
  • Yannis L. Bakouros
Part of the Innovation, Technology, and Knowledge Management book series (ITKM)


The management of innovation is a highly interactive process. It is the result of an ongoing transfer of knowledge among various points-entities where the participation of every team member could influence the final outcome (Heinz Endowments 1999; Cooke et al. 1998).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elias G. Carayannis
    • 1
  • Elpida T. Samara
    • 2
  • Yannis L. Bakouros
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Information Systems and Technology Management School of BusinessGeorge Washington UniversityWashington, DCUSA
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Western MacedoniaKozaniGreece

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