KMWorld 2017 Conference Program

Join us as we explore and share how successful knowledge management can transform any organization. Our KMWorld program includes 4 days of programming, with pre-conference workshops, keynote sessions, and 9 conference tracks. Please take the opportunity to explore tracks on: KM Strategies & Practices: People, Digital Workspace of the Future, Social Collaboration, KM Strategies & Practices: Processes, KM Tools & Techniques, Learning, Change, & Culture, KM Strategies & Practices: Value & Management, Innovation, Future-Proofing & Cognitive Tech, and Content, Knowledge & Learning from Failure.

To view the entire program schedule by time and day, see our Schedule page.


Track B: Innovation, Future-Proofing, & Cognitive Tech

Michelle L. Chrzanowski, NASA Langley Research Center

B303. How KM Enables Innovation

Thursday, November 9: 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Most companies struggle to find ways to embed innovation into their business. This talk shares the journey of establishing a grassroots movement—a journey fueled by innovation, knowledge sharing, and learnings, and the critical success factors discovered along the way.


, KLIC Strategist, Exxon Mobil Corporation

, KLIC Strategist, Talent Management, Exxon Mobil Corporation


B304. Future-Proofing: The Collaborator’s Toolkit

Thursday, November 9: 2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

There are proven techniques for improving the performance of teams and collaborative work. Our experienced speaker discusses helpful tools for every collaborator’s toolkit: how to foster productive working relationships in a team, enable better knowledge sharing, preempt conflict, resolve conflict, and support consensus. Use these insights to learn how to become a better leader of productive teams and future-proof yourself and your organization.


, Co-Founder, Above and Beyond KM


B305. Cognitive Computing & AI Working Together in KM

Thursday, November 9: 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

This session explains cognitive computing and shares a number of real-world examples of how it is making a difference in knowledge sharing in several organizations.


, Co-founder, Cognitive Computing Consortium

, CEO, Comintelli

, Regional Vice President of Sales, Lucidworks

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