The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information . Some of the entries contain translations in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, English, French and Spanish. Other entries provide more detailed information, such as definitions, calculation formulas for indicators and sources. Indicators are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Process innovation

Implementation of a new or significantly improved production or delivery method. This includes significant changes in techniques, equipment or software.
Source Definition
OECD and Eurostat (2005), Oslo Manual: Guidelines for Collecting and Interpreting Innovation Data, §163.

Innovation de procédé

Mise en œuvre d’une méthode de production ou de distribution nouvelle ou sensiblement améliorée. Ceci inclut des changements significatifs dans les techniques, le matériel ou le logiciel.
Source de la définition
OCDE et Eurostat (2005), Manuel d’Oslo : Principes directeurs proposés pour le recueil et l’interprétation des données sur l’innovation, §163.

Innovación de procesos

Implementación de un método de entrega o producción nuevo o sustancialmente mejorado. Esto incluye cambios sustanciales en técnicas, equipos y software.
Fuente(s) de la definición
OCDE y Eurostat (2005), Manual de Oslo: Directrices para la Recolección e Interpretación de Datos sobre Innovación, §163.