Canadian Forest Service Publications
Canadian Forest Service. Focus on Innovation. Understanding innovation and innovation systems. 2014. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Ottawa. Information Note 1. 6 p.
Available from: National Capital Region
Catalog ID: 34402
Series: Focus on Innovation
CFS Availability: PDF (download)
- Focus on Innovation. Historical perspective on forest sector science and technology alignment: The foundation for forest sector transformation. Information Note 2.
- Focus on Innovation. The Canadian Forest Sector Innovation System. Information Note 3.
Plain Language Summary
Information Note 1 in the series Focus on Innovation describes the concepts related to innovation and the innovation system to set the stage for their application in the context of the Canadian forest sector in subsequent Notes. Innovation is the implementation of novel ideas to mainly improve economic competitiveness, whereas the innovation system enables collaboration to ensure the innovation process is as effective as possible.
Also available under the title:
Service Canadien des forêts. Pleins feux sur l'innovation. Comprendre l'innovation et les systèmes d'innovation. (French)