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Most successful research groups have established some form of research strategy regarding which research areas they focus on, what magazines they intend to publish in, or which conferences they choose to attend.
Innovation can have a positive and strengthening effect on the research, because it can give rise to new questions, provide access to data and equipment and to contribute to attracting funding and people. The "Knowledge Triangle " is an important EU concept that shows the importance of integrating research and education with innovation. A combination of research and innovation strategies is a good step towards achieving this.