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Join us in Houston, Texas USA for the second annual innovation conference by the International Association of Innovation Professionals (IAOIP) and IJIS featuring world-class innovation experts. ​ INNOVA-CON is a great opportunity to meet in person and connect with luminaries in the innovation profession. Content will focus on how to use strategies and methods of innovation to create value. IAOIP is a professional membership organization dedicated to the creation of a comprehensive, independent innovation certification, providing members with the knowledge, skills, and opportunities to deliver real change in their industry or field. INNOVA-CON Website

International Journal of Innovation Science

Editor-in-Chief: Brett E. Trusko, PhD
published quarterly • ISSN 1757-2223 • Journal prices/format options




IJIS News Release - IAOIP
We are pleased to announce that the International Journal of Innovation Science has become a featured publication of the International Association of Innovation Professionals (IAOIP)

IAOIP’s vision is to prepare a global workforce of professional innovators through education and certification and enable them to address the world’s problems. The organization assists employers through the assurance of innovation certification and individuals through it’s work with training companies, consultants and academic institutions to delver high-quality innovation education.

The IAOIP, founded in January 2013, is the world’s first independent organization to certify innovation competencies. It is convening working groups through a variety of venues including local chapters and international conferences where innovation competencies and exams are being developed, prepared and then administered. Additionally, certification exams may be taken at any member academic institution.

If you are interested in building a certification or in train professionals in innovation please contact this organization immediately.


About the International Journal of Innovation Science
The International Journal of Innovation Science is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes fundamental and applied research in innovation practices. The IJIS is a forum for the exchange of advanced knowledge in innovation, including emerging technologies and best practices, tools and techniques, metrics, and organization design and culture; as well as the stakeholder engagement, change management, and leadership skills required to ensure innovation succeeds.

Authors are encouraged to submit papers based on research; state of the art practice; and conceptual and theoretical developments and designs.
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New Article Formats Accepted!
We are glad to announce that IJIS is now accepting point-of-view, case study, and teaching case study article formats for publication in IJIS, see the description of each below. If you have been working diligently on research or have a new idea for a article we at IJIS would love to see your submission as we are currently accepting articles for review and publication in the December 2012 IJIS issue.



Our Innovation Topics Include:

Open innovation Disruptive innovation Disruptive innovation
Radical innovationIncremental innovationWhite space
Blue oceansInventorInnovator
DisruptionTechnology life cycleEvolutionary innovation
Continuous innovationSustainable innovation Discontinuous innovation
Dynamic innovation Linear innovation Invention
Sustainable Sustainability Innovation fatigue
Innovators dilemma Innovation science Information technology innovation
Pragmatic Global innovation Venture capital
Feature innovationCrowd sourcingCommercialization/commercialisation
Intrapreneur / intrapreneurship Entrepreneur / entrepreneurship Sponsored innovation
Government innovation Innovation clusterExploration
ExploitationDiscovery Serendipity
Research and development Innovation champion Incubation
Innovation financeInnovation ecosystem Front end of innovation
Fuzzy front end of innovation Idea managementIdea generation
Ideation / ideators Technology transfer Innovation process
Innovation structure Innovation strategy Innovation management
Innovation genius Thought leader New product development
New service development Product/service life cycle Innovation leadership
Innovative capacity Creativity Best practice
Opportunity identificationOpportunity analysisPrototyping
Simulation Technology diffusion Business model innovation
Product innovation Service innovationMarketing innovation
Process innovation Advertising innovation Branding innovation
Technology innovation Management innovation Strategy innovation
Financial innovationLogistics innovation Accounting innovation
Intellectual Property RightsIntellectual PropertyR&D
IP Education


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Brett E. Trusko, PhD
Assistant Professor
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA


Managing Editor

Abram Walton, PhD, MS
Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL, USA


Production Editor & Head Marketer

Brian Glassman, PhD, MEM, MS
Cameron Oil & Gas, Houston,TX USA


Copy Editor

Nina Fazio, BS
Freelance Writer and Copy Editor, Columbia, MO, USA


Senior Editors

Langdon Morris
InnovationLabs LLC, Walnut Creek, CA, USA

Joseph S. Nadan, PhD
New York University Polytechnic Institute, New York, USA

Darrel L. Sandall, PhD
West Lafayette, IN, USA

Klaus Solberg Søilen, PhD
Halmstad University
Halmstad, Sweden


Digital Marketer & Media Coverage

Charisma Aggarwal, BS
New York University Polytechnic Institute, New York, USA


Editorial Board

Jeremy Alexis
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA

Eduardo Armando, PhD, MSc, MBA
Fundação Instituto de Administração (FIA) and Centro Universitário FECAP, São Paulo, S.P., Brazil

John Carlisle
Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, England

Bob Carlson
Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL, USA

Charles Cooney
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA

Ellen Domb, PhD
PQR Group, Upland, CA, USA

Rameshwar Dubey, MACLM, DA, Ph.D,
Centre of Supply Chain Excellence, Asian
Council of Logistics Management, Kolkata, India

Thomas N. Duening, PhD
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, USA

Lisa A. Friedman, PhD
Enterprise Development Group, Palo Alto, CA, USA

Alexis Goncalves, CPA, MBA, CPT, MBB, LBC
Pfizer Inc., New York, NY

Adam J. Hecktman, MBA
Microsoft Technology Center, Chicago, IL, USA

João Fernando Mendes, MBA
Porto, Portugal

Andrea Meyer, MLIS, Boulder, CO, USA

Joseph T. Nabor, JD
Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, Chicago, IL, USA

Jeffrey Phillips
OVO Innovation, Raleigh, NC, USA

Arvind K. Srivastava, MSIE, MBA
Accelper Consulting, Schaumburg, IL, USA

Prof. Milé Terziovski
University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia

Rajesh K Tyagi, PhD, MBA
HEC Montreal, Montreal, Canada

Vivek Varma, PhD, Deloitte Consulting
Chicago, Il USA

Richard Greene, PhD
Novelty Sciences School, Yokohama, Japan

H. James Harrington, Harrington Institute
Los Gatos, California

Adam Hartung, MBA
Lake Forest School of Management, IL USA

Tom Hill, MA
Verigy, In, San Francisco, CA, USA

Frank Voehl, Ph.D.
Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale, Fl, USA

Dimitris Skalkos, PhD
University of the Aegean
Mytilene, Greece

Stephen A. Adegbite, PhD
Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria

Isaac Oluwajoba Abereijo, PhD
Obafemi Awolowo University
Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria

Serdal Temel, PhD
Ege University Science and Technology Centre

Billy R. Brocato, MBA
Sam Houston State University,
Managing Editor, Journal of Rural Sociology
Huntsville, TX USA

Joao Ferreira, PhD
University of Beira Interior
Coviha, Portugal

Suzanna Schmeelk, EdD
LGS Innovations
Florham Park, NJ USA

Phannaphatr Savetpanuvong, PhD
University of Technology Thonburi
Bangkok Thailand

Juan Vicente García Manjón, PhD
European University Miguel de Cervantes
Valladolid, Spain