Canadian Forest Service Publications
Canadian Forest Service. Focus on Innovation. The Canadian Forest Sector Innovation System. 2014. Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Ottawa. Information Note 3. 6 p.
Available from: National Capital Region
Catalog ID: 34406
Series: Focus on Innovation
CFS Availability: PDF (download)
- Focus on Innovation. Understanding innovation and innovation systems. 2014. Information Note 1.
- Focus on Innovation. Historical perspective on forest sector science and technology alignment: The foundation for forest sector transformation. 2014. Information Note 2.
Plain Language Summary
Information Note 3 in the series Focus on Innovation applies the concepts described in Information Note 1 in the context of the Canadian forest sector. It answers the following five key questions about the Canadian forest sector innovation system: what is the purpose of the Canadian forest sector innovation system?; who are the key actors in the Canadian forest sector innovation system and what are their respective roles?; how does the Canadian forest sector innovation system operate?; where does the Canadian forest sector innovation system operate?; and why is it an advantage for the Canadian forest sector to take an innovation system approach? The Canadian Forest Service will improve the performance of the forest sector innovation system by strengthening the position of FPInnovations as an innovation intermediary in the system and by sustaining academic partnerships through Forest Innovation by Research and Education.
Also available under the title:
Service Canadien des forêts. Pleins feux sur l'innovation. Le système d'innovation du secteur forestier canadien. (French)