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Technological innovation was essentially to create new knowledge. And knowledge transfer was the driving force of new knowledge creation. This paper summed up six important factors influencing knowledge transfer within R&D unit from the perspective of knowledge transfer infrastructure, including tacitness knowledge, transfer willingness, transfer ability, trust, knowledge distance, and absorptive capability. It showed that a certain differences existed under different contexts through data analysis based on 127 survey samples, which could provide implications for technological innovation improvement.
Date of Conference: 9-11 June 2007