July 8, 2014
Common confusions on SenseMaker®
An odd sort of day which started with my getting up before 0400 to make the 0601 train the Bonn […]
July 4, 2014
Summer School slides and links
Final day of the Summer School in Copenhagen and I had two sessions to run.  The first over three hours […]
July 2, 2014
Hermeneutical Unity
An interesting first day at the Summer Institute; we started with a Danish song about love and followed that with […]
July 2, 2014
Safety zero?
An interesting day at the Summer Institute which ended gloriously with a long evening of discussion and story telling with […]
October 2, 2013
Personalised Health Care
So today was the big day here in Ohio.  I was the opening keynote and I had to get across […]
September 6, 2013
Zurich for the LAS event
An evening arrival into Zurich followed by a short train ride and walk took me to the Hotel Greulich last night. […]
July 19, 2013
The state of the Future
I took that picture last night from the bedroom in the Fairmont Hotel here in Singapore.  Part of the ever […]
July 18, 2013
The future State?
So foresight week continues in Singapore and we move on to parallel events.  One is on complexity and is in […]
July 17, 2013
Of knowing and the unknown
While yesterday's closing session at IRAHSS13 was creating on the move today's had more preparation.  On day two I have […]
July 16, 2013
Of tittering, twittering & twitterpating
The collective noun for magpies is a tittering which is slightly less scary than their close relatives a murder of magpies.  It […]
July 15, 2013
Design principles in DSS software
An exciting week in Singapore with a series of events including IRAHSS 2013 all held in the Raffles City Convention […]
May 31, 2013
State of the Net 2013
I enjoyed my keynote at State of the Net 2013 here in Trieste, mind you I enjoyed it last year as […]
March 17, 2013
BCS Conference
I started yesterday with a keynote address to the BCS Agile group.  I'd accepted the booking some time ago on […]
March 5, 2013
Leaving Göteborg
The conference was much improved today.  The opening keynote, Dan North did a lot of context setting, qualifying recommendations with […]
March 4, 2013
Fastbuckitus
Today was my tuning in day to the Scandinavian Developer's Conference and a chance to meet up with some old […]
January 11, 2012
Every child is an artist. The problem ….
I realised today that an awful lot of the best (or at least the classic) literature (which is not the […]
May 5, 2011
Lean or Agility?
I gave a keynote address at LSSC11 this morning looking at the application of complexity theory to software design. I […]
February 16, 2011
Causality: It works for puzzles not for mysteries
Well you can’t really fault to location (morning view from my room shown) and the company is interesting, an eclectic […]
January 11, 2011
A grain of sand: Innovation diffusion
Today I was privileged to be invited as to present along with four others at an Innovation Diffusion workshop for […]
November 25, 2010
What goes around …
It’s always easier when conference workshops follow the main event. Aside from the ability to recruit it means that you […]
November 24, 2010
Gott ist tot (or reflections on KM keynotes)
November has of recent years become the month in which I think about Knowledge Management. OK the proper objects of […]
November 15, 2010
KM2010 - Washington DC
The opening day of KM World 2010 and for the first time on the East Coast. I’ve keynoted at nearly […]
November 8, 2010
Arizona: Opening presentation
First day session at Phoenix and I did a basic presentation. Slides here and no major new things for people […]
November 7, 2010
Arizona: Preliminary statement
So, back in the UK for a brief sojourn and I am crossing the atlantic again, this time to Phoenix […]
March 30, 2010
Boisot the Prop, and a Keynote in Hong Kong
I had a break from the net over the weekend to watch the Hong Kong Sevens and then a series […]
March 30, 2010
KM Hong Kong
I’m not blogging each presentation as is my norm, Kim is doing a good job of that here. Max Boisot […]
February 25, 2010
Henley: Knowledge and Relationships
Janine Nahapiet of Oxford University opens up the morning, after the obligatory speed networking and announcement that we have a […]
February 25, 2010
Henley: The unconscious at work
  Daan Andriessen a Netherlands based professor of Intellectual Capital. Arguing the need to look at what is happening in organistions […]
February 25, 2010
Henley: Collective Intelligence v stupidity
Raj Datta (yet another old friend, last seen at the outstanding KM India in 2009). Starts off with a UTube […]
February 25, 2010
Henley: The final session
reporting back on the day one speaker session: Christine presents a summary along with Daan Big themes The hidden messiness […]
February 24, 2010
Henley: Seeking the Unknown Unknowns
Karl-Erik Sveiby is one of the two or three founding fathers of KM and one who has engaged in one […]
February 24, 2010
Henley: On indiginous identity stories
A thought occurred to me walking between sessions with views of the Thames to my right (we are in Wind […]
February 24, 2010
Henley: Sticky organisations
Victor Newman now starting with a pantomime performance (we all have to hiss). He is arguing that without relationship capital […]
February 24, 2010
Henley: Open innovation & werewolves
Göran Roos now, intending to be controversial by challenging open innovation. Three types: outside-in (integrating external sources) Insider-out (bringing ideas […]
February 24, 2010
Henley: Leif & Hans Rosling on the future
I missed afternoon session as I needed to get my presentation together. You can find it here and there will […]
December 1, 2009
Development conference blog: Day 2 Opening
An interesting technique here, three people asked to comment on the previous day. I summarise below Tricia Wind identity the […]
December 1, 2009
Development conference blog: Day 2 John Young
John Young of the Overseas Development Agency starts off by saying that he is impressed with the attempts to use […]
December 1, 2009
Development conference blog: Day 2 Lisa Jordan
Lisa Jordan with the provocative title How Paul Wolfowwitz lost his job. She used to be at the Ford Foundation, […]
December 1, 2009
Development conference blog: Day 2 final
Following John and Lisa’s presentations and the question period I was asked to do an ad hoc keynote on how […]
November 30, 2009
Development conference blog: Day 1
I am out here Wageningen University with a group of people all interested in Development. The event is over two […]
August 6, 2009
KMaus09: Day two first vendor of the day
Vendor presentations are a part of any conference, they make them possible so they deserve their slots. Some use it […]
August 6, 2009
KMaus09: Day two practitioner Leanne Fry
The first of the day’s practitioner case studies up now. Leanne Fry former knowledge manager at AMP, now a consultant. […]
August 6, 2009
KMaus09:Day two practitioner Dale Chatwin
Dale is Director, ABS Knowledge Management (Australian Bureau of Statistics) and starts by telling us its a story of failure! […]
August 6, 2009
KMaus09: Frank
Frank Connolly from the Victoria Police is now up. Now Frank has an almost unique ability to pick up ideas […]
August 6, 2009
KMaus09: Keynote from Caracas
Olimpia finally forces me into a conga (she is been trying for years over several visits to Venezuela and finally […]
August 6, 2009
KMaus09: Final session Cory & companions
I’m not blogging the session Ross and I did on Governance, but I will pick up some of the themes […]
August 5, 2009
KMaus09: Day two NASA keynote
It’s day two of KM Australia and I am set up to conference blog (the tweet stream is at #kmaus09) […]
June 9, 2009
KCUK09 - presentation (and the bits I missed)
For those waiting for them the slides and podcast are now loaded. I used the iPod as my Voice Recorder […]
June 8, 2009
KCUK09 - conference blog 1
There used to be three big KM conferences every year. KM World over in Santa Clara and then KM Asia […]
April 1, 2009
KMRC Conference Blog: Snowden
I suppose I should complete the conference blog and report on the closing keynote speaker namely yours truly. If you […]
March 31, 2009
KMRC Conference Blog: Gorjestani
OK so its Tuesday in Hong Kong and the KMRC conference is about to start. Our first speaker is Nicolas […]
March 31, 2009
KMRC Conference Blog: Sbarcea
I always enjoy talking with Kim (and her husband), intelligent understanding, pragmatic and intellectual. However she is going to talk […]
March 31, 2009
KMRC Conference Blog: Eva Lo
Eva Lo is Director of Knowledge Management at the Langham Place Hotel. She wasn’t at the dinner last night and […]
March 31, 2009
KMRC Conference Blog: Patrick Lambe
Now in the build up to this conference Kim called Patrick a Gentleman; coming from the bands of Australia Women […]
March 31, 2009
KMRC Conference Blog: Edvinsson
Leif is always fun and we start of with ginger scent being sprayed around the room and the audience being […]
November 14, 2007
Conference blogging
A great post today by Stuart Henshall on reasons to support conference blogging (and not just ’cause it’s got my […]
October 1, 2007
KM Forum event blog: Kate Ehrlich
Kate’s off to an interesting start. She has gone out of her way to differentiate her work from Tacit. She […]
October 1, 2007
KM Forum event blog: Joseph Horvath on learning and KM
Now with Millennium Pharmaceuticals. Joe was one of the IKM originals and the most ethical of all the members. During […]
October 1, 2007
KM Forum event blog: Mike Zack on strategy and KM
Mike put together one of the best readers on KM and strategy some years ago partly sponsored by the IKM. […]