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Managing Innovation in Highly Restrictive Environments

Lessons from Latin America and Emerging Markets

  • Guillermo Cortés-Robles
  • Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz
  • Giner Alor-Hernández

Part of the Management and Industrial Engineering book series (MINEN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Jorge Rodriguez-Martinez
    Pages 1-33
  3. Noé Alba-Baena, Francisco Estrada-Orantes, Christian Valenzuela-Reyes
    Pages 35-57
  4. Karina C. Arredondo-Soto, Teresa Carrillo-Gutiérrez, Marcela Solís-Quinteros, Luis A. Ávila-López
    Pages 59-80
  5. Daniel Barrón-Pastor, Norma García-Calderón, Julio Alcantar
    Pages 81-97
  6. D. C. Fettermann, G. L. Tortorella, Carlos M. Taboada
    Pages 99-118
  7. Pedro García-Alcaraz, Valeria Martínez-Loya, Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz, Cuauhtémoc Sánchez-Ramírez
    Pages 143-165
  8. David Cortés Sáenz, Carlos Eduardo Díaz Domínguez, Pere Llorach-Massana, Ainoa Abella García, Juan Luis Hernández Arellano
    Pages 167-185
  9. Emanuela L. Silveira, Marco A. de Carvalho, Júlio C. de Carvalho
    Pages 187-206
  10. Agustín Job Hernández-Montes, Guillermo Cortés-Robles, Giner Alor-Hernández, Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz
    Pages 207-228
  11. María Blanca Becerra-Rodríguez, Diana Jiménez-Juan, Arturo Hernández-Hernández, Ángel Adad Franco-Baltazar, José Marcos Zea-Pérez, Isabel Ernestina López-Navarro
    Pages 229-246
  12. Jesus-Manuel Barragan-Ferrer, Stéphane Negny, Jonas Damasius, Diana Barragan-Ferrer, Dalia Cizeikiene
    Pages 247-277
  13. Sergio E. Castillo-López, Sheyla K. Flores Guirao, Eduardo Roldán-Reyes, Aidé A. Maldonado Macias, Diego Manotas Duque
    Pages 279-301
  14. Hugo Domingo García-Manilla, Jesús Delgado-Maciel, Diego Tlapa-Mendoza, Yolanda Angélica Báez-López, Leonardo Riverda-Cadavid
    Pages 303-327

About this book


This book presents the integration of new tools, the modification of existing tools, and the combination of different tools and approaches to create new technical resources for assisting the innovation process. It describes the efforts deployed for assisting the transformation of Product-Services Systems and explains the main key success factors or drivers for success of each tool or approach applied to solve an innovation problems.  The book presents a set of case studies to illustrate the application of several tools and approaches, mainly in developing countries.   


Innovation management New product development Innovation problem-solving product design Computer aided innovation value analysis TRIZ developing countries Value Engineering Service Engineering Product-Service systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Guillermo Cortés-Robles
    • 1
  • Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz
    • 2
  • Giner Alor-Hernández
    • 3
  1. 1.Tecnologico Nacional de Mexico / Instituto Tecnologico de OrizabaOrizabaMexico
  2. 2.Autonomous University of Ciudad JuárezCiudad JuárezMexico
  3. 3.Tecnologico Nacional de Mexico / Instituto Tecnologico de Orizaba OrizabaMexico

About the editors

Cortes-Robles Guillermo has ten years of experiences in the Petroleum Industry. He is a research professor at the Tecnologico Nacional de Mexico in Orizaba and currently acts as the President of the Mexican TRIZ Association. His research interest include computer aided innovation and inventive design. 

Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz, Jorge Luis is a National Researcher level II from National Council for Science and Technology in Mexico. He has 14 years of experience in maquiladora industry andhas expertise in lean manufacturing methodologies and advanced manufacturing technologies. 

Alor-Hernandez Giner is involved in several Mexican research projects and his research interests include Web services, e-commerce, Semantic Web, Web 2.0, service-oriented and event-driven architectures and enterprise application integration. 

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Managing Innovation in Highly Restrictive Environments
  • Book Subtitle Lessons from Latin America and Emerging Markets
  • Editors Guillermo Cortés-Robles
    Jorge Luis García-Alcaraz
    Giner Alor-Hernández
  • Series Title Management and Industrial Engineering
  • Series Abbreviated Title Management, Industrial Engineer.
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-93715-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-030-06709-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-93716-8
  • Series ISSN 2365-0532
  • Series E-ISSN 2365-0540
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVIII, 327
  • Number of Illustrations 25 b/w illustrations, 63 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Industrial and Production Engineering
    Innovation/Technology Management
    Engineering Design
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