Title: Abduction for creativity


Author: Toshio Itoh


Address: Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, 3-1-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, 100-0005, Japan


Journal: Int. J. of Technology Management, 2003 Vol.25, No.6/7, pp.507-516


Abstract: In this keynote address, I present the importance of abduction as a thought process for creative management and R & D in an enterprise.


Keywords: abduction; meditation; knowledge base; collective genius; creativity.


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJTM.2003.003116


Available online 11 Jul 2003



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