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> *There is a space where creativity is king.
> It is the exciting and dangerous space
> between Dilettante and Renaissance man.
> It is in this space where I live and breathe.
> If you understand what I mean - we can be
> very valuable to each other. If you don't -
> I can be extremely valuable to you!
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <tcain@...>
> To: <email@example.com>
> Sent: Thursday, December 07, 2000 12:53 PM
> Subject: [cp] Upcoming CoP and KM conferences
> > Hi everyone -
> > I'm Tracy Cain and I'm a conference organizer with the Institute for
> > International Research. I wanted to let you know about some upcoming
> > events that should match your interests. Feel free to reply to me
> > directly or post to the group.
> > 1. We will be running our 3rd Communities of Practice conference in
> > May, most likely in Boston. Richard McDermott has agreed to
> > participate again as our chairperson. If anyone has any suggestions
> > for format, speakers, or is interested in participating, I'd love to
> > hear from you at tcain@.... The speaker selection and planning
> > will occur in January for this event.
> > 2. We also are organizing our 3rd "Tacit Knowledge Roundtable"
> > program, which is planned for April. Again, anyone has any
> > suggestions for speakers or is interested in participating, as well
> > as suggestions for keeping this distinct from our Communities of
> > Practice conference, please contact me. Planning for this program
> > will occur over the next month, and Laurel Cronin
> > (lcronin@.../703-908-9010) is the organizer.
> > 3. And even sooner, February 11-14, 2001 in San Francisco we'll be
> > hosting our 3rd annual knowledge management summit, Braintrust
> > International. We are offering a one-day breakout track on
> > Communities - the track chair is Richard McDermott, and other
> > speakers addressing communities-related topics include Susan Hanley
> > from Plural, Patrick Bresnan with SAP, Henry Edmundson from
> > Schlumberger, and Lisa Kimball with Group Jazz. Jim Coogan with
> > Boeing will facilitate a post-conference workshop on Implementing
> > Virtual and Co-located Communities of Practice as well.
> > Keynote speakers include:
> > -LAURENCE PRUSAK, Executive Director, IBM Institute for Knowledge
> > Management, and co-author of "Working Knowledge",
> > -VERNA ALLEE, author, "The Knowledge Evolution: Expanding
> > Organizational Intelligence",
> > -WENDI BUKOWITZ and RUTH WILLIAMS, Intellectual Asset Management
> > Practice of PriceWaterhouse Coopers, and authors, "The Knowledge
> > Management Fieldbook",
> > -NANCY DIXON, Professor of Administrative Sciences at The George
> > Washington University, and author, "Common Knowledge: How
> > Companies
> > Thrive by Sharing What They Know",
> > -BIPIN JUNNARKAR, Chief Knowledge Officer, Gateway Computer and
> > -EDGAR SCHEIN, Sloan Fellows Professor of Management Emeritus and
> > Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management.
> > Conference Chairs again are Chuck Seeley with Intel and Dr. Erick
> > Thompson with the St. Paul Companies.
> > Complete conference information, including an agenda and registration
> > information, is available on www.brain-trust.net. If you have
> > specific questions, please feel free to contact me at tcain@...
> > or 703-908-9011.
> > Regards, and hope to see some of you soon!
> > Tracy Cain, IIR
> > Tracy Cain
> > Vice President, Business Strategy Unit
> > Institute for International Research
> > 703-908-9011 tel
> > 703-908-9018 fax
> > tcain@...
> > www.iir-ny.com
> > CoF Field Trip Dec 8 at 11 am EST
> > Details at: http://www.egroups.com/files/com-prac/CoF/
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