10.3.3 Where does Knowledge Management apply?

In the chapters before we have mentioned several fields yet where Knowledge Management applies in the innovation process. It applies at every stage, in the way as communication does. In the following graphic we are going to highlight aspects of KM for the first three steps in the innovation chain:

KM applies to each step in the chain. In this short introduction we could show this only roughly.

Figure 2: KM in the Innovation Chain