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What is Innovation?

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2016 EDI


San Francisco, CA

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March 29, 2016

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March 29, 2016

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April 1, 2016

Conference Session

What is Innovation

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Robert H. Bishop P.E. University of South Florida

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The objective of the session is to discuss the four main aspects of innovation which include collaboration, ideation, implementation and value creation. We will explore these aspects from different perspectives influenced by diverse technical or business backgrounds. In addition, we will discuss the impact and importance of innovation on society, technology, industry of technology and on engineering education.

Bishop, R. H. (2016, March), What is Innovation? Paper presented at 2016 EDI, San Francisco, CA.

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