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Editorial Team

Editor-in-Chief - Brett E Trusko, PhD, President, The International Association of Innovation Professionals. 
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Managing Editor: Open

Freelance writer and copy editor - Nina Fazio, [email protected]

Associate Editors

Marcelo Amaral, Fluminense Federal University, Rio de-Janeiro, Brazil
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Francis Behan, Corning Incorporated, USA [email protected]

João J.M. Ferreira, University of Beira Interior, Portugal 
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Rodrigo Lobo, CUNY - The City University of New York, New York, New York, USA
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Ramakrishnan Raman, SIBM Pune, Pune, India
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Darrel L. Sandall PhD, Florida Institute of Technology, USA
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Harriman Saragih, Universitas Prasetiya Mulya, Indonesia 
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Evan Shellshear PhD , Simultek Pty Ltd, Australia
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Malin Song , Anhui University of Finance and Economics, People's Republic of China 
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Kai Wang, University of Science and Technology of China
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Editorial Board Members

Fernando Almeida, University of Porto, INESC TEC & ISPGaya, Portugal 
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Eduardo Armando, Fundação Institute de Administração (FIA) and Centro Universitário FECAP, Brazil

Chuck Appleby, Appleby and Associates, LLC 
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Sid Ahmed Benraouane, University of Minnesota 
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Charles Cooney, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA 
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Terry Cyfers , University of Charleston, USA 
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Charlie Garland, Columbia University Medical Center [email protected]

Alexis Goncalves, Cody Inc., USA 
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Richard Greene, Amplifier, LLC, USA 
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Rick Hall, Arizona State University, USA 
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H James Harrington, The Harrington Institute, USA  
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Adam J. Hecktman , Microsoft Technology Center, USA 
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Juan Vincente Garcia Manjon, European University Miguel de Cervantes, Spain 
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Michael Mathews, Oral Roberts University
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Andrea Meyer,, USA 
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Jeffrey Phillips , OVO Innovation, USA 
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Rick Rasmussen, UC Berkeley College of Engineering, USA 
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Suzanna Schmeelk , Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center  
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Max D Singh, TUEV SUED Product Service GmbH 
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Rupali Singh , GLS University 
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Dimitris Skalkos , University of the Aegean, Greece 
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Serdal Temel, Ege University and Technology Centre, Turkey 
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Frank Voehl, Nova Southeastern University, USA 
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Amy Whitney, University of North Dakota, USA 
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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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