Since 1998, the Knowledge Management Forum Graz develops the discipline knowledge management in a collaborative and interdisciplinary effort with industrial partners.
The Knowledge Management Forum Graz is a non-profit organization of people who currently pursue or already have finished a dissertation in the field. The forum hosts regular discussion circles for PhD students as well as experience transfer workshops with industrial partners.
It publishes the Graz Series on Knowledge Management, the successful booklet series Illustrated Guide to Knowledge Management and is initiator of the German online magazine Wissensmanagement Impulse.
Video: Conference Conversations: KC UK 2007
One thing a chairperson can easily do at a conference do make them more engaging and interactive is to allow the participants to have a short conversation with each other after a speaker has finished their talk but before entering the Q&A.
Here is a short video of people doing this at the Ark Groups KC UK Conference in London in June 2007.
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