Document Type : Primary Research paper
Doctor of Science, Associate Professor, Head of the Chair of Tourism of Samarkand Institute of Economics and Service.
Assistant of the Department of "Tourism", Samarkand Institute of Economics and Service.Uzbekistan. Samarkand.
This article describes the concept of innovation by various scientists, the essence of innovation, its theoretical and methodological basis, the importance of innovation in economic and social spheres, the role and types of innovation in new technological processes for all sectors and industries, the effectiveness of innovation in services. the author’s newly given definition of the concept of innovation is reflected.