The biennial, weekend Intra-Organizational Networks Conference (ION Conference), organized by LINKS Center for Social Network Analysis at the University of Kentucky (initially by the Goizueta Business School at Emory University), brings together scholars to present the latest research on social networks and management. The conference aims to encourage the continued development of a vibrant, tighter-knit
Abstract: A Community of Practice is an organizational form receiving increasing attention as a social structure for sense-making and knowledge management. The central question addressed in this paper is how (and why) these communities form and grow over time. We explore these questions through a deep qualitative analysis of a
The North American Social Networks (NASN) Conference is a regional conference of the International Network for Social Network Analysis (INSNA). The NASN conference provides an interdisciplinary venue for social scientists, mathematicians, computer scientists, ethnologists, epidemiologists, organizational theorists, public health experts, and others to present current work in the area of social networks.