An overview of scientific approaches to the definition of the nature and patterns of innovation and technology transfer

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Chmyr О. С. Review of scientific approaches to defining the essence and models of innovation and technology transfer / О. С. Chmyr. – К.: УкрІНТЕІ, 2016. – 120 р.

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Chmyr О.S. — Doctor Sc. in Economics, Professor, Head of Department of the State Scientific Organization “Ukrainian Institute of Scientific and Technical Expertise and Information”, ORCID:

Review by:
Yegorov I. Yu. —
Doctor of Economics, Professor, Head of the Department of Innovation Policy, Economics and Organization of High Technologies of the Institute of Economics and Forecasting of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine;

Pyla V. I. — Doctor of Economics, Professor, Professor of the Department of Public Management and Administration, Khmelnitsky University of Management and Law;

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Abstract.  The review of current publications on the development of innovation and technology transfer was carried out. The interpretation of the concept of "innovation" by representatives of different scientific schools is given. Information on existing approaches to the classification of innovations is provided. Emphasis on innovation as a process where knowledge gained through research is transformed into new products and services was made. The essence of open innovations based on materials of scientific researches and practical cases was shown, the list of platforms of open innovations is given.
The idea of  ​​the classification of innovations is systematized, a wide range of views on the structure of the innovation process, its content and direction are presented. The most significant characteristics of the innovation process from the standpoint of effective management are presented. The content of innovation processes is revealed, their organizational structure is described, as well as the means of technology transfer. The main models of technology transfer and its institutional support are described.
The list of recommended for acquaintance publications on the issues of innovative development and technology transfer, which includes highly cited works of foreign authors, is given.
An up-to-date list of normative legal acts of Ukraine in the field of innovation is presented.
The publication was prepared based on the results of the study "Comprehensive scientific and methodological and information support for the development of innovation and technology transfer" (Stage 1) (№ DR 0116U04870), commissioned by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

Keywords:  innovation, innovation process, innovation activity, open innovations, technology transfer, classification, model, institutional support.


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