ECKM Future and Past

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The 20th European Conference on Knowledge Management

Hosted by: Universidade Europeia de Lisboa,

5 –6 September 2019

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Best PhD Paper

Marisol Hurtado, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain for the paper and presentation Inclusiveness in healthcare: knowledge ecosystems innovation in oncology and chronic disease

Poster Winner

Piera Centobelli, Emilio Esposito and Roberto Cerchione for the poster How is Blockchain Disrupting KM in Supply Chain?

Competition Winners


Joint 1st Place

Murali Raman, Ts. Magiswary Dorasamy and Najwa Abu Bakar for the case study  A Knowledge Management System in Support of Disaster Management: A Malaysian Experience

Adam Pope for the case study  The Arup Tools Register: A Knowledge System for Capturing IP in Software

3rd Place

Ibrahim Seba Almarri, Ahmad Mohammad Rafi and Mansoor Algargawi for the case study Initiative of a Learning Organization within the Dubai Police

Executive Committee

Conference Chair:  Dr Eduardo Tomé, Universidade Europeia, Lisbon, Portugal

Programme Co-ChairsDr. Francisco Cesário and Raquel Reis Soares, Universidade Europeia de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal

Key Note Speakers:

Professor Mark A.P. Davies, IADE, Universidade Europeia, Lisbon
Initiating trust in business relationships: the case of clients and their ad agencies

Dr. Aino Kianto, LUT University
Contingencies and complexities of the knowledge-performance relationship

Anthony Wensley, University of Toronto Mississauga
The future of KM at the Macro and Micro Level

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 Universidade Europeia de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal, and the assistance provided by the Conference Chair 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 that overall the conference exceeded your expectations; we welcome your feedback

The 19th European Conference on Knowledge Management

ECKM 2018

Hosted by: Università degli studi di Padova - Palazzo Bo,
via VIII Febbraio,
2, 35122 Padova 

6 –7 September 2018

Executive Committee

Conference Co-Chairs:  Eleonora Di Maria and  Enrico Scarso,University of Padova, Italy

Programme Chair:  Ettore Bolisani, University of Padova, Italy

Key Note Speakers:

Antonella Padova, Global Advisory Community Lead, EY
From Knowledge Management to Community Management: Turning Challenges Into Opportunities

Simone Strambach, Philipps-University Marburg, Germany
Combinatorial knowledge dynamics in social and sustainability innovation - context matters

The Winners at ECKM 2018

Best PhD Paper
In Search of a Framework for Personal Healthcare Management in Oncology
Marisol Hurtado Illanes and José María Viedma Martí, Technical, University of Catalonia, Spain

Poster Winner
Knowledge Management Model for Communities Creating Health: A Systemic Perspective
Monika Petraite, Lina Uziene
and Brigita Mazenyte, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania

Competition Winners
1st Place: Securing Knowledge Management Position in a Challenging and Complex Environment
Mohsen Hamedi, Firoozeh Hadian Dehkordi
and Maryam Barikiany, MAPNA R&D, Iran

2nd Place: Wien mags wissen: 'Vienna likes to know' The Knowledge Management Strategy of a 'City of Knowledge': From the Project Order to Implementation
Anabela Horta,
Vienna City Administration, Austria

3rd Place: Knowledge Management and Cultural Change in a Knowledge‐Intensive Public Organization: The Case of Swissmedic
Michael Renaudin,
Swissmedic, Bern, Switzerland, Francesca Dal Mas, Andrea Galattiand Maurizio Massaro, University of Udine, Italy

The 18th European Conference on Knowledge Management

ECKM 2017 Winners

Best PhD Paper
Towards Sustainable Knowledge Management in High-Performance Sport
Divyata Sohal, Gillian Ragsdell and Donald Hislop, Loughborough University, UK

Poster Winner
Knowledge Sharing Utilizing Student Input to Scenario Building in Gaming
Tone Vold, Ole Jørgen Ranglund, Geir Ove Venemyr, Bjørn Tallak Bakken and Hanne Haave, Inland University of Applied Sciences, Norway

Competition Winners
1st Place: Charnwood Connect: Holistic Knowledge Management for Building Resilience in the Voluntary Sector
Moya Hoult, Gillian Ragsdell, Peter Davey and Paul Snape, Loughborough University, UK

2nd Place:  CKT at the EPO – Knowledge Management in an International Organization
Hanno Schombacher, Jeremy Scott and Lars Vistisen, European Patent Office (EPO), Germany

3rd Place: The State of the Art and Science of Knowledge Management at NASA Goddard Space flight Center 
Moses Adoko, Edward Rogers and Juan Roman, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, USA

Special Winner: A Knowledge Management System for the Prevention and Detection of Breast and Cervical Cancer
Carlos Ruiz, Carlos Gomez and Marcelo Lopez