Innovation and value creation
How can New Zealand businesses harness technology and talent to create superior value through innovation?
This theme is concerned with how New Zealand enterprises can create superior value through innovation. This may, for example, incorporate innovations relating to manufacturing, innovative service systems, innovative organisational processes and information systems, and clusters of innovative firms.
Research projects funded under this theme address questions about innovation that are of strategic relevance to New Zealand firms and industries, including the business, managerial and infrastructure dimensions of innovation, and the financial, ethical, legal, regulatory and policy framework that relates to them.