The 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (KMAP 2010): Shaping and Futurizing our Global Knowledge

VINE

ISSN: 0305-5728

Publication date: 18 May 2010

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(2010), "The 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (KMAP 2010): Shaping and Futurizing our Global Knowledge", VINE, Vol. 40 No. 2. https://doi.org/10.1108/vine.2010.28740baa.001

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The 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (KMAP 2010): Shaping and Futurizing our Global Knowledge

Article Type: Note from the publisher From: VINE: The journal of information and knowledge management systems, Volume 40, Issue 2

Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China, 16-18 September 2010

The Conference is co-organized by the Xi'an Jiaotong University –The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Knowledge Management and Innovation Research Centre (KMIRC) and Dalian University of Technology.

This KMAP Conference will be held in the most ancient capital of China, where the silk-road starts and ends. Xi'an City has been a big knowledge melting-pot for various cultures since the Qin Dynasty. It is in this unique knowledge city of China that KMAP 2010 will once again bridge East and West, and the past and future tour in Knowledge Management.

The Conference aims to:

  • provide a cross-cultural platform for the Knowledge Management practitioners and academics in China to network with their counterparts in the West and vice versa

  • discuss the topics of mutual interest and navigate together the next generation of Knowledge Management

  • enhance international collaborations.

During the Conference, the following two half-day interactive workshops will be conducted:

  • Future Centre Workshop to brainstorm the future of Knowledge Management and its adoption in enterprises

  • Complexity Workshop on knowledge landscape, learning and social complexity.

Topics of the papers

All topics in Knowledge Management are welcome, with particular focus on the following:

Contemporary Issues in Knowledge Management

  • Challenges in Knowledge Economics

  • Theories and Practices of Knowledge Management

  • Knowledge Management in SMEs

  • Knowledge Management in Government, Healthcare and NGOs

  • Intellectual Capital Management

  • Information Technology in Knowledge Creation and Dissemination

  • Knowledge Innovation Systems

  • Corporate Governance and Knowledge Management

  • Legal and Social Aspects of Knowledge Protection and Diffusion

  • Building of Knowledge Cities and Communities.

Cultural Aspects of Knowledge Management

  • Intercultural and Comparative Studies in Knowledge Management

  • Cultural Change and Organization Behaviour

  • Organizational Learning and Inter-organizational Learning

  • Historical perspectives of Knowledge Evolution and Migration in Different Cultures.

Future of Knowledge Management

  • Knowledge Creation in Future Enterprises

  • The Future Universities and Future Knowledge Systems

  • Design of Knowledge Space in Future Centres

  • Emerging Sciences in Knowledge Management, such as Knowledge Ergonomics and Neuronomics.

Submission details

Please submit your abstract in fewer than 300 words (template is available at the KMAP 2010 web site: www.kmirc.net/kmap2010) to Huang Yu Fei, Xi'an Jiaotong University, by e-mail at: kmirc.xjtu@gmail.com or Cuby Chow of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University at: cuby.chow@polyu.edu.hk

Deadline for abstract submission: 30 April 2010

Enquiry

Ms Jenny ChanTel: (852) 2766 6588E-mail: jennybl.chan@polyu.edu.hk

Miss Cuby ChowTel: (852) 3400 3158E-mail: cuby.chow@polyu.edu.hk

Web site: www.kmirc.net/kmap2010