This blog post focuses on the top knowledge management conferences that are worth attending in 2018. If you want to scale up your activities and jump-start your year with new opportunities, let us give you a quick heads up on the key must-attend KM events for the next year.
Do you feel like attending a conference is always a last minute decision? If your answer is a resounding yes, we will help you to make a time map for the upcoming year to avoid unnecessary hustle. Being prepared means that you can get the most out of any and every conference you attend.
ICKM 2018: 20th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
When: January 18-19, 2018
Where: London, United Kingdom
Who: outstanding academic scientists, researchers, and scholars will exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Knowledge Management. The conference also provides an opportunity for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns in the fields of Knowledge Management.
Furthermore, Zurich and Lisbon will host similar events next year on January 15-16 and April 16-17, respectively.
ICKMKE 2018: 20th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT AND KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY
When: January 25-26, 2018
Where: Paris, France
Who: academic scientists, researchers, and scholars will be gathered together to discuss common domains of interest and share new advances and research results in the fields of Knowledge Management and Knowledge Economy.
ICKMS 2018: 20th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS AND TECHNOLOGY
When: February 22-23, 2018
Where: Mumbai, India
Who: academic scientists, researchers, and research scholars will have the opportunity to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Knowledge Management Systems and Technology. It is also a great place for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss the latest trends and challenges encountered in the fields of Knowledge Management Systems and Technology.
14th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TECHNOLOGY, KNOWLEDGE & SOCIETY
When: March 1-2, 2018
Where: St John’s University, Manhattan Campus, New York, USA
Who: educators, professors, emerging scholars, and students will have the opportunity to level up, share their work, discuss key issues in the field and build relationships with other attendees.
CAMP’18 FOURTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INFORMATION RETRIEVAL AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
When: March 26-28, 2018
Where: Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Who: professionals specializing in information retrieval and knowledge management will present new research results and demonstrate new systems and techniques. The conference consists of three days of full papers, tutorials, and workshops focused on research and development in the area of information retrieval and knowledge management, as well as an industry track and social events.
APQC’S 23rd ANNUAL KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
When: April 16-20, 2018
Where: Houston, Texas, the USA
Who: leading KM practitioners and thought leaders will share their knowledge and experience during pre-conference workshops, keynote speeches, breakout presentations, and two networking receptions. This is the longest-running knowledge management conference aimed at providing you with the tools and tips that you need in order to advance KM initiatives in your organization.
A KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE FOR THE AEC INDUSTRY
When: May 1-2, 2018
Where: San Francisco, California, the USA
Who: leaders from top AEC firms will gather together to learn strategies and tactics for building successful knowledge management programs. A wide range of experts will share their knowledge through talks, case studies, and interviews.
7th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INNOVATION, KNOWLEDGE AND MANAGEMENT
When: June 25-27, 2018
Where: Bali, Indonesia
Who: researchers, practitioners, and professionals from both the industry and academia will share their newest research findings and results. ICIKM also serves to bring authors and editors of IJIMT together to communicate face to face and discuss chances for possible cooperation and future development of IJIMT.
13th EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL FORUM ON KNOWLEDGE ASSET DYNAMICS
When: July 4-6, 2018
Where: Delft, Netherlands
Who: academicians, young researchers, practitioners, and policy-makers will present, debate, and reflect on original approaches, models, and tools regarding the position of knowledge management and design in the 21st century from a wide range of perspectives, i.e. economic, social, environmental, and cultural perspectives.
9th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON E-SERVICE AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
When: July, 2018
Where: Yonago, Tottori, Japan
Who: scientists, engineers, computer users, and students will be gathered together to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects (theory, applications, and tools) of E-Services and knowledge management, as well as discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted.
19th EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
When: September 6-7, 2018
Where: Padua, Italy
Who: the conference will bring together academic scholars, practitioners, and individuals who are engaged in various aspects of Knowledge Management at the University of Padua to present and discuss current research findings and business experiences from the wider community that is now involved in knowledge management and intellectual capital and organizational learning.
27th ACM INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INFORMATION AND KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT
When: October 22-26, 2018
Where: Turin, Italy
Who: practitioners from around the world will have access to amazing talent, hands-on tutorials from leaders in the field, inspiring keynotes, and compelling case studies.
10th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT AND INFORMATION SHARING
When: November, 2018 (TBA)
Where: Portugal (TBA)
Who: the conference will unite researchers and practitioners from around the globe who are interested in the study and application of all perspectives of Knowledge Management and Information Sharing. KMIS is one of the three conferences (ICЗK) which are always held in parallel and bring together professionals on the areas of Knowledge Discovery, Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management.
How come you haven’t visited any conference on knowledge management this year? Although you are pressed for time as the year has almost gone, check out our previous article on knowledge management conferences to make it this year. If you don’t manage to do it, make use of the list of knowledge management conferences above and plan ahead for the next year. Stay tuned for the industry news with StepShot!