TIK Talk #3: Three aspects of innovation
Innovation has become a very popular term lately. In his new TIK Talk, Professor Magnus Gulbrandsen has three messages for aspiring innovators.
Policy makers, industry and the public sector often want advice on how to promote it. Professor Magnus Gulbrandsen has three important messages:
Innovation is often resisted.
You don’t innovate alone.
There will be unintended consequences.
- We need to have good innovation policies, that also take into account the implications and consequences of innovation.
Magnus Gulbrandsen is the leader of the Innovation Group at the TIK centre. His research topics have included the role of public research organizations in innovation, commercialization of research and university-industry relations, the nature and legitimacy of research institutes, internationalization of R&D and innovation, quality in science and the organization and funding of research work in different settings.