K* 2012 Knowledge Management and Mobilization

Dates: April 24 – 28, 2012
Location: Hamilton, Canada

How to better mobilize knowledge and maximize its usefulness is the focus of K* 2012, convened by United Nations University Institute for Water, Environment and Health in Hamilton, Canada.

K* stands for Knowledge Mobilization (KM), Knowledge Translation and Transfer (KTT), Knowledge Brokering (KB), and Knowledge Adoption (KA). The event program is online and proceedings may be followed live online.

The international conference is designed as a forum for sharing ideas and practices to broker knowledge effectively, to air a variety of perspectives on knowledge management, and to lay the foundation for future work, including establishment of a global community of interested parties and mechanisms to sustain it.