Innovation in Manufacturing sectors in India Exploiting ideas for profitable growth – A Review

Kamath, Vasanth and Rodrigues, Lewlyn L R (2008) Innovation in Manufacturing sectors in India Exploiting ideas for profitable growth – A Review. In: National Conference On Advances In Mechanical Engineering - 2008, 2008. (Submitted)

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Abstract

The success of industrial and scientific research has always been dependent on new discoveries and innovations. Bringing new products to the market before competitors do constitutes a crucial competitive advantage for many companies and organizations. This paper stresses the fact that knowledge management (KM) will be in the forefront of manufacturing processes as it is the prime driver of innovation. It starts with a brief introduction and the current scenario in world and Indian manufacturing sector. It discusses the differences between the chinese and indian manufacturing sectors. Further , the impact of globalization on the Indian manufacturing sector is highlighted. The four forces model that indian manufacturers should implement to become world leaders are highlighted. The manuscript also provides information on how KM will play a vital role in innovation process and highlights on the future trends in manufacturing.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Innovation, Globalization, Manufacturing , Revenue drivers, Liberalization and Performance.
Subjects: Engineering > MIT Manipal > Mechanical and Manufacturing
Depositing User: MIT Library
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2012 08:48
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2012 08:48
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/2528

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