ECKM Future and Past

Future European Conferences on Knowledge Management

Future European Conference on Knowledge Management

 18th European Conference on Knowledge Management
International University of Catalonia (UIC)
Barcelona, Spain
7-8 September 2017
19th European Conference on Knowledge Management
Venue tbc
6-7 September 2018
20th European Conference on Knowledge Management
Lisbon, Portugal
September 2019

If you would be interested in hosting ECKM, please read the hosting document and please contact Sue Nugus, Conferences Director, for more information.

The 16th European Conference on Knowledge Management

Hosted by: The University of Ulster, Northern Ireland
1st - 2nd September 2016

Purchase Proceedings

The Electronic Proceedings from ECKM 2015 are included in your registration and are available to download for conference participants.  They are also available to purchase in 2 different formats.

  • CD Version - £50 plus Postage  and Packaging
  • Printed Version - £70 plus Postage and Packaging

Purchase Proceedings from previous ECKM Conferences


The Winners at ECKM 2016 Belfast, Northern Ireland

Best PhD Paper


Value-added Knowledge Management in Third Sector Organisations (TSOs)

Bernadette Best, Ulster University,  Northern Ireland


Highly Commended PhD Paper


Knowledge Management Across Boundaries in an Interdisciplinary Research Project in Thailand

Titima Thumbumrung, University of Sheffield, UK


Best Posters


Socializing with Robots

Sarah Muller, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

ECKM 2015 Excellence Awards Winners

The finalists of the 2016 ECKM Excellence Awards

ECKM comp winners

Joint 1st Place:
Mentoring, lessons learned, best practices, storytelling and knowledge base
Batista Fábio, Institute for Applied Economic Research, - Ipea, Brazil
Designing a KM Strategy for a Provincial Government Department
Kok Andrew and
Jan-Carel de Ridder Western Cape Government – Department of Transport & Public Works, South Africa

2nd Place
Next Dimension Facility Management – Facility Management with Semantic Technologies and Augmented Reality
Frank Otto, West Saxon University Zwickau, Germany

eckm comp finalists

Eight finalists for the  KM Excellence Awards presented their case histories in front of a panel of international judges and conference participants at ECKM 2016. The Finalists came from a range of business and academic backgrounds from six different countries.

The photograph above shows from left to right: Jasper Lavertu, Kadígia Faccin, Eric Tsui, Dan Remenyi (Head Judge), Fábio Batista, Jan-Carel de Ridder, Andrew Kok and Frank Otto



Executive Committee

Conference Co-ChairsDr Sandra Moffett and Dr Brendan Galbraith, Ulster University, Northern Ireland

Programme Co-Chairs: Dr Jose Santos, Dr Andrea Read and Prof Rodney McAdams, Ulster University, Northern Ireland

Key Note Speakers:

Alistair Fee

"Remarkable, Radical Relentless"

Barry Byrne, Irish Defence Forces, Ireland

"IKON: a Case Study of an Award Winning KM Programme in a 9000+ Organisation"

A Message of Thanks

We extend our thanks to all participants at the conference, both presenters and attendees and gratefully acknowledge the support of the host The University of Udine, Italy along with assistance provided by the Conference and Programme Co-chairs and keynote speakers. The stream and mini track chairs are to be applauded for their efforts in ensuring that timekeeping requirements were respected by all participants and the chair and discussants of the PhD Colloquium are thanked for their invaluable contribution to this important part of the conference.

Finally, we value and unreservedly acknowledge the essential role performed by the executive and programme committees in respect of the double blind review process.

We trust that the overall the conference exceeded your expectations; we welcome your feedback.

ECKM 2015, Udine, Italy

Executive Committee

Conference Co-ChairsProf Andrea Garlatti and Dr Maurizio Massaro, Udine University, Italy

Programme Co-ChairsProf Stefano Miani and Prof Andrea Moretti, Udine University, Italy

Key Note Speakers:

Dr John Dumay, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia


Daniela Santarelli, Lundbeck, Italy




 ECKM 2015 Excellence Awards Winners

 1st Place

Irish Defence Forces’ Information and Knowledge Management (IKM)
Barry Byrne, Defence Forces Headquarters, Ireland

 2nd Place

Ipea´s Knowledge Repository
Fábio Ferreira Batista, Institute for Applied Economic Research -Ipea, Brazil

3rd Place

Lessons learnt from nearly two hundred cases of KM journeys by Hong Kong and Asian enterprises
Eric Tsui, The Hong Kong Polytechnic Universtiy, Hong Kong SAR China

phd poster

Best PhD Paper

Service Employees use of a Social Intranet for Tacit Knowledge Externalisation

Vanessa Bachmaier, University of Innsbruck,  Austria

Best Posters

Wisdom and Its Managing in Auditing

Loan Nguyen , Youji Kohda, School of Knowledge Science, JAIST

What Do We Know? Building a Knowledge Concept Map

Philip Sisson and Julie Ryan, George Washington University, USA