Proposal of a Framework for Innovation Competencies Development and Assessment (FINCODA)


  • Juan A. Marin-Garcia Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Mª Ángeles Andreu-Andrés Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Lorena Atares-Huerta Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Lourdes E. Aznar-Mas Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Amparo Garcia-Carbonell Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Fernando González-Ladrón-de-Guevara Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Begoña Montero Fleta Universitat Politècnica de València
  • M.Jose Perez-Peñalver Universitat Politècnica de València
  • Frances Watts Universitat Politècnica de València



competence assessment, innovation, model, literature review


In this article we propose a model of innovation competence of people, based on the existing literature to integrate and complement the existing models. The main contribution of this work consists in demonstrating the differences and similarities of current models and in providing a conceptual definition for each model element. In this way, both researchers and people in charge of Human Resources in companies can obtain a framework to design measuring instruments to assess the innovation competence, which can fulfil the twofold demand requirement of validity and reliability. 


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Author Biographies

Juan A. Marin-Garcia, Universitat Politècnica de València

ROGLE - Departamento de Organización de Empresas

ResearcherID A-4069-2011

Scopus Author ID 14024595300

Mª Ángeles Andreu-Andrés, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departamento de Lingüística Aplicada

Lorena Atares-Huerta, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departamento Tecnología de Alimentos

Lourdes E. Aznar-Mas, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departamento de Lingüística Aplicada

Amparo Garcia-Carbonell, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departamento de Lingüística Aplicada

Fernando González-Ladrón-de-Guevara, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departament de Organización de Empresas

Begoña Montero Fleta, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departamento de Lingüística Aplicada

M.Jose Perez-Peñalver, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departamento de Matemática Aplicada

Frances Watts, Universitat Politècnica de València

Departamento de Lingüística Aplicada


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How to Cite

Marin-Garcia, J. A., Andreu-Andrés, M. Ángeles, Atares-Huerta, L., Aznar-Mas, L. E., Garcia-Carbonell, A., González-Ladrón-de-Guevara, F., Montero Fleta, B., Perez-Peñalver, M., & Watts, F. (2016). Proposal of a Framework for Innovation Competencies Development and Assessment (FINCODA). WPOM-Working Papers on Operations Management, 7(2), 119–126.



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