Knowledge transference in regional innovation systems: the perspective of the Californian Silicon Valley case

Christian Carvalho Ganzert Dante Pinheiro Martinelli About the authors

Innovation, knowledge exchange and entrepreneurship are interdependent elements of the Regional Innovation Systems. This paper relates the established connections for the tacit and explicit knowledge transfer between Regional Innovation Systems, through the model of the Silicon Valley case. The internal and external connections of the Regional Innovation Systems are fundamental for the maintenance of the competitiveness of a cluster.

Regional Innovation System; Knowledge transfer; Silicon Valley

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