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The Institute for International Research (IIR), formerly International Business Communications (IBC) and currently informaconnect, 1) offers the following Knowledge Management education and training opportunities:

Institute for International Research (IIR) USA*


Braintrust International – Knowledge Management Summit (Braintrust)**

Communities of Practice Conference**

Tacit Knowledge Roundtable**

Managing Knowledge Management Projects

Storytelling Conference

  • Leveraging Your “Intellectual Capital” Through the Power of Storytelling: Exploring the Narrative Structures of Knowledge, June 27, 2001, Washington DC, USA
      Keynote Kick-Off: The Springboard: How Storytelling Ignites Action in Knowledge-Era Organizations
      Interactive Session: Using Storytelling to Build Community in Business
      Story Workshop: Story in the Corporate Arena: How Storytelling Can Ignite Collaboration and Creativity
  • Using Storytelling to Build a Culture of Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing, April 10, 2000, San Diego, CA, USA

Various Conferences

  • Knowledge Management Metrics, July 23-25, 2001, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Conference Theme: Measuring the Value of your Knowledge Management Strategy

      Valuing Intangibles
      Does Knowledge Management Make Financial Sense: A Practical Framework for Knowledge Management Metrics
      Measuring What Matters: Understanding Value Creation in the Knowledge Economy
      Maximize Return on Initiative
      Using Knowledge Management to Validate ROI of Business Projects
      Unleashing Hidden Value
      Enterprise Metrics for Business Value at Dow (co-presentation)
      Proven Practices, Proven Metrics, Proven Process (interactive session)
      Measuring Strategic Value of Knowledge Management Initiatives
      Re-Valuing Companies in Terms of Intangibles
      Exploring the Costs and Benefits of Communities
      Measuring Up

      Pre-conference Workshops (Jul 23):
      Solving the Knowledge Value Equation

  • Bridging The Gap Between eLearning and Knowledge Management, July 26, 2001, Boston, MA, USA
    Conference Theme: Enabling a Dynamic Flow and Growth to an Organization’s Intellectual Capital

      Linking Learning and Knowledge in Organizations
      Designing Effective eLearning Communities
      Bringing Knowledge to Life through Collaborative (E)Learning

      Networking Luncheon and Open Space
      Interactive Session

  • Managing and Measuring Your Intellectual Capital – Account for Your Knowledge Advantage, 20-21 March 2000, Orlando, FL, USA
  • Knowledge Management Practices for the Financial Services Industry, July 26-28, 2000, New York, NY, USA
    Conference Theme: Investing in Knowledge Management for Bottom-Line Results

      Developing a Comprehensive Knowledge Strategy for the Financial Services
      Knowledge Management Applications for Financial Services—From Strategy to Results
      Making the Knowledge-Strategy Connection
      Integrating Knowledge Management And E-Business Strategies … Or, How To Save “Titanics”
      Leading Knowledge Management Within a Financial Services Organization: Grass Roots v. Top Down
      Knowledge Sharing: Use of Performance-Centered Business Practices
      Corporate Storytelling and Digital Video: Bringing Hollywood Inside the Enterprise

      Post-conference Workshop

  • Collaborative Workplace: Ways To Increase Business Intelligence By Sharing Knowledge, November 1-2, 1999, Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Knowledge Management for the Bio/Pharmaceutical Industry, March 24-26, 1999, Washington, DC, USA
  • Constructing Your Organization’s Knowledge Base, January 20-22, 1999, San Diego, CA, USA


  • Dec 2001: Utilizing Project Management Techniques, Strategies and Principles for Implementing Knowledge Management Initiatives

Institute for International Research (IIR) Deutschland* 2)


  • IIR Technology Web 2.0 Kongress**
  • e-Collaboration Forum**
    (IIR Technology in Kooperation mit der Deutschen Notes User Group)

    • e-Collaboration Forum 2008, 23.-25. September 2008, Frankfurt/Main, Deutschland
      Konferenz-Thema: Unified Communication und Collaboration intern und über Unternehmensgrenzen hinweg
      Post-Konferenz Intensiv-Workshop (25. Sep): Angewandte eCollaboration – Methoden der virtuellen Teamarbeit und deren Umsetzung mit modernen Werkzeugen
    • e-Collaboration Forum 2007, 15.-17. Oktober 2007, Frankfurt/Main, Deutschland
      Konferenz-Thema: Organisation und praktische Umsetzung virtueller Teams – Vertrauen schaffen für webbbasierte Collaboration
      Post-Konferenz Intensiv-Workshop (17. Okt): Angewandte eCollaboration – Methoden der virtuellen Teamarbeit und deren Umsetzung mit modernen eCollaboration-Werkzeugen
    • e-Collaboration Forum 2006, 05.-08. Dezember 2006, Offenbach, Deutschland
      Konferenz-Thema: Umsetzungsstrategien für webbasierten Kundendialog, Projekt- und Teamarbeit
      Pre- & Post-Konferenz Workshops (05./08. Dez): Chancen und Herausforderungen von Unternehmen bei der Führung von virtuellen Teams auf Distanz; eCollaboration in der Praxis – Von Diskussionsforen und Web 2.0: Auswahl, Implementierung und Nutzung von zukunftsorientierten IT-Werkzeugen und Methodiken
  • Knowledge to Process Forum, 8.-9. Mai 2007, Offenbach
    (In Kooperation mit: European Research Center for Knowledge and Innovation (eureki), Gesellschaft für Wissensmanagement e.V. (GfWM), Semantic Web School)
    Untertitel: Das Forum für geschäftsprozessunterstützendes Wissensmanagement
  • IIR Knowledge Management Praxisforum**
    • IIR Praxisforum Knowledge Management, 23.-25. November 2004, Mainz
      Konferenz-Thema: Anwendungsfelder – Erfolgsfaktoren – Technologien
      Post-Konferenz Workshops (25. Nov): Best Practice Transfer – das ungenutzte Potential
    • IIR Praxisforum Knowledge Management, 18.-20. November 2003, Offenbach
      Konferenz-Thema: Wissensmanagement in der Unternehmenspraxis – Stolpersteine vermeiden und Mehrwert generieren
      Post-Konferenz Workshops (20. Nov): Nutzung vorhandener IT-Infrastrukturen für Knowledge Management: Vom Informations- zum Wissensmanagement
    • IIR Praxisforum Knowledge Management, 27.-29.November 2002, Mainz
      Konferenz-Thema: IT-gestütztes Wissensmanagement in der Unternehmenspraxis
      Post-Konferenz Workshops (29. Nov): Das Knowledge-Management-Projekt im Unternehmen; Technische Umsetzung von Knowledge Management:
      – Methoden, Tools und Best Practice
  • Fachkonferenz Wissensmanagement für Automobilzulieferer und -hersteller, 11. – 12. Juni 2001, München
    Post-Konferenz Intensivseminar (13. Jun)
  • Fachkonferenz Wissensmanagement und Intranet für Finanzdienstleister, 29. – 30. Mai 2001, Frankfurt/Main
    Post-Konferenz Intensivseminar (31. Mai)


  • Certified Knowledge Manager
      1. Tag:
      Schritt I: Wie Sie Ihre Knowledge-Management-Strategie entwickeln
      Workshop: Entwickeln Sie eine Knowledge-Management-Strategie für ein Beispielunternehmen.

      2. Tag:
      Schritt II: Wie Sie ein erfolgreiches Knowledge-Management-Projekt planen
      Workshop: Planen Sie ein KM-Projekt für ein Beispielunternehmen.

      3. Tag:
      Schritt III: Wie Sie den Faktor „Technik” für Ihr Knowledge Management nutzen
      Live-Demo: Sehen Sie, was aktuelle KM-Software leisten kann (und was nicht).

      4. Tag:
      Schritt IV: Wie Sie Ihre Mit-„Arbeiter” zu Mit-„Denkern” machen
      Workshop: Entwickeln Sie ein Programm zur Mitarbeitermotivation.

      5. Tag:
      Schritt V: Wie Sie bei der Durchführung von Knowledge-Management-Projekten vorgehen
      Workshop: Entwickeln Sie einen Plan zur Durchführung eines KM-Projektes im Beispielunternehmen.


  • Wissensdatenbanken: Wissensmanagement erfolgreich umsetzen (war: Aufbau und Organisation von Wissensdatenbanken: Wissen gewinnen, organisieren und verteilen)
  • Knowledge-Management-Projekte erfolgreich durchführen (Wissensmanagement in der Praxis)
  • Knowledge Management (Wissensmanagement)

International Centre For Business Information (ICBI) / Institute for International Research (IIR) UK


  • Optimizing Knowledge Management Conference, September 9-10, 1999, London, United Kingdom
  • Knowledge Management in the Finance Function, 15. December 1998, London, UK
  • International Congress on Knowledge Management, 3-4 June 1997, London, United Kingdom
      Pre- & Post-Conference Workshops (Jun 2/5):
      Creating Optimum Value By Developing Strategies And Actions For Capitalising On Organisational Knowledge; Achieving Success Through Team Syntegrity: Accelerating The Growth, Cohesion And Adaptability Of Your Organisation’s Intellectual Capital

      Best Practice Sharing Across International Borders: Transferring Knowledge And Skills In A Multi-National Enterprise – The Rank Xerox Experience
      Creating Knowledge: How To Facilitate Continuous And Dynamic Innovation To Expand Your Corporate Knowledge Base And Succeed In A Competitive Environment
      Identifying And Communicating The Commercial Benefits And Impact Of Knowledge Management In An Investment Banking Environment
      Building And Sustaining Sources Of Innovation With Knowledge Assets
      An Overview Of Practical Approaches To Capitalising On Knowledge For Optimal Value-Creation
      Bridging Global Strategy Work With The Corporation’s ‘Knowledge Asset’ Development For Heightened Differentiation And Competitive Advantage
      What’s In It For Me?: How To Encourage And Reward Individuals To Share Their Knowledge
      Establishing Knowledge Management At A Global High Technology Company

      STREAM 1 – Examining The Commercial And Strategic Benefits Of Knowledge Management
      Creating Value By Strategically Managing Your Intellectual Capital: Skandia Case Study
      Retaining Knowledge: Developing Strategies To Minimise The Loss Of Knowledge Through High Staff Turnover, Shorter Product Lifecycles And Inadequate Communication
      Aligning Effective Knowledge Management Activities With Corporate Strategies To Increase Profitability And Sustain Competitive Advantage
      Knowledge As Enduring Power: Managing Intellectual Capital In Order To Create Maximum Value And Long-Term Profitability
      Examining Intellectual Capital As The Driver Of Future Earnings: What You Practice Depends On Who You Are
      Enabling Knowledge Creation In Business Organisations: A US, Europe And Japanese Comparative Study Examined
      A Change Of Age? Why Organisations Are Evolving Towards A Knowledge Economy
      Analysing The Companies Most Successful At Managing Knowledge: Drawing Conclusions From Organisational Structures And Management Styles Which Best Support The Knowledge-Creating Organisation
      Team Syntegrity: Accelerating The Growth, Cohesion And Adaptability Of Your Organisation’s Intellectual Capital To Achieve Success
      What You Can Measure You Can Manage: Measuring The Contribution Of Knowledge To The Intellectual Capital Of Your Organisation

      STREAM 2 – Analysing The Processes Involved In The Effective Implementation Of Knowledge Management
      Improving Performance, Productivity And Profitability By Strategically Leveraging Knowledge More Effectively Across Organisations
      Capturing Knowledge: Effective Techniques To Ensure That New Knowledge Acquired Builds On Your Organisation’s Collective Expertise
      Customer Knowledge: Amassing And Managing Knowledge Of Your Customers To Gain Competitive Advantage
      Aligning Your Combined Corporate Expertise With Your Company’s Core Competencies To Ensure Business Success
      Knowledge Management – Empowering Employees By Letting Them Have A Shared Understanding Of The Business, See Their Environmnet, Hear The Customer, Smell The Future And Feel The Culture By Giving Them Authroity Over Their Part Of The Business
      6 Practical Steps To Smarter Information Sharing: Exploiting The Full Potential Of Today’s IT To Support Knowledge Management
      Unfolding The Knowledge Management Process: A Strategic Role For Information Systems
      Examining The Role Of The Knowledge Worker In A Knowledge Intensive Organisation
      Decentralised Organisations: Overcoming The Barriers To Successfully Implementing Knowledge Management Across Virtual Organisations And Virtual Teams
      Identifying The Key Elements Of The Learning Organisation Which Form The Foundations Of Knowledge Management

      Interactive Corporate Knowledge Focus:
      How Can we Augment Knowledge Management?
      Defining What Knowledge Means to Your Organisation
      Understanding the Difference Between Tacit and Explicit Knowledge

      Optional Champagne Round-Tables & Opportunity To View Exhibition

  • Knowledge Management, 29-30 January 1997, London, United Kingdom
    Conference Theme: Overcoming the cultural barriers and building
    practical frameworks for effective Knowledge Management

Institute for International Research (IIR) Finland Oy


  • Knowledge Management – Conference, 11-12 May 1998, Helsinki, Finland
  • Knowledge Management – Conference, June 11-12, 1997, Helsinki, Finland


  • Jun 1998: Productive & Strategic Knowledge Management

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