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Innovation and
By John Barker on January 21, 2010

Dr John Barker Science Dynamics Adjunct Professor, School of Sustainability, Murdoch University Email: “Innovation” is at the heart of’s mission. By “innovation, we mean: “The process of transforming an idea into something useful” Innovation is a process as well as a product and is distinct from invention. The innovation process is the “99% perspiration” that follows the “1% inspiration” of creating the idea- ie inventing- in the first pla…