The Southern African Knowledge Management Summit (SAKMS) provides a platform to showcase and interrogate the strategic value and practices of knowledge management as a key management discipline for the 21st century. It also serves as an opportunity for leaders and professionals in the knowledge management realm to connect and engage in robust dialogue and meaning making, participate in stimulating deep dives, as well as learning about latest developments, opportunities and challenges in the field.
2017 Southern African Knowledge Management Summit (SAKMS), 29-31 August 2017, Johannesburg, South Africa
(co-organized with the Knowledge Management South Africa Society and in conjunction with their first Annual General Meeting)
Conference Theme: Connect, Learn & Innovate!
Workshops: Change Management for Knowledge Management (master class); Make Knowledge Management stick – how to ensure the ongoing success of Knowledge Management (master class); Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEL); Knowledge Harvesting & Transfer; Information Governance (To be confirmed)
2016 Southern African Knowledge Management Summit (SAKMS), 10-12 May 2016, Pretoria, South Africa
Conference Theme: Be the Difference!
Workshops: How to integrate Knowledge Management tasks into our daily working processes; Uncover and co-design Knowledge Management in your organisation with Lego Serious Play; Be prepared for the Mobile Data Ownership & POPI challenges; Projects: To learn or not to learn?; Solving Problems with Knowledge Creation in Mind; Agile Knowledge Management: a cadence of continuous value delivery
2015 Southern African Knowledge Management Summit (SAKMS), 27-29 May 2015, Gauteng, South Africa
Conference Theme: Shaping minds for Africa: knowledge management as a competitive strategy
Workshops: Conduct a knowledge audit; Informal networks & Social Network Analysis; Knowledge Sharing Masterclasses: Playback Theatre & Building a narrative knowledge base; The role of the Knowledge Leader: a roundtable discussion; Using Knowledge Management tools to improve Enterprise Change, Project Outcomes & Business Capability Maturity