Abstract: Stories, not data, are the base unit of the knowledge economy. There are no stories without storytellers. Knowledge brokers are the leaders of the caravan in the desert of modern business, connecting us to information oases where remote bands of experts feel safe discussing their passions.
Knowledge Quarter Conference (KQ Conference)*
The Knowledge Quarter Conference (KQ Conference) is a conference of talks and workshops on the future of knowledge. A diverse range of speakers from across the fields of politics, media, philosophy and academia will convene for one inspiring and provocative day of keynote talks, discussion groups and workshops, looking at Knowledge in all its forms.
Model of knowledge management roles and collectives
Abstract: The term knowledge always implies a relation to its application, a pragmatic connotation 294. Consequently, KM cannot be centralized in an organization e.g., in analogy to the management of capital. The role of a centralized unit is only a coordinating and administrating one. Generally, the most important KM-related instruments have to be applied
Knowledge Brokering and Intermediary Concepts
Abstract: Broadly defined, knowledge brokers and intermediaries are concerned about sharing knowledge for decision making and change.This discussion sought to explore the different terms that are used in relation to these actors and understand more about their roles and functions.In its examination of terms, this discussion pointed to a nested set of roles which