The following paper entitled 'Innovation Champions Shape Development and Innovation in the Construction Sector in China' is a perfect example of a management dissertation. This research explores the extent to which innovation champions shape development and innovation in the construction sector in China. The demand for the construction sector is the process that is continuously evolving. Subsequently, as taste and demands in the construction sector changing, construction companies are forced to adapt and innovate to cater to growing demands, which delivers a range of infrastructure from accommodation to business.
To give an example, in recent years clients have begun to demand ecologically friendly buildings. Milan’ s Bosco Verticale, which translates as “ vertical forest” , is a residential tower that is covered in foliage, and is a testament to this new trend. Other green features that have exploded in popularity include rooftop turbines and Solar panels. While some may dismiss these so-called Eco-buildings as a fad, they serve as proof that innovation in the construction sector is challenging norms and attracting investors that are willing to take these risks. Among the innovation in the construction sector, efforts can be observed from such innovation champions of both the clients and the construction companies.
Therefore, there is a range of innovation champions involved in the innovation activities in the construction sector. This dissertation discusses why innovation is essential for the construction companies which wish to develop their business, and for effective resource allocation. This dissertation analyses the innovation champions involved and the role they play in construction innovation projects. Subsequently, it is available to determine how successful innovation champions can implement innovative ideas during the design phase.
Moreover, the dissertation uncovers underlying obstacles to innovation and offer possible insights into the future of the construction sector.
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