The 10th International Conference on Innovation and Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific
3-4 December 2020, Australia, Sydney

Innovation and Knowledge Management in Society

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Macquarie University

Welcome to IKMAP 2020

This international conference, started in 2004 (KMAP), has now been renamed as “International Conference on Innovation and Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (IKMAP)” to include the important element of “innovation management”. The conference has been held in different cities before including Hong Kong, Taipei, Bangkok, Kobe of Japan, Wellington of New Zealand as well as Guangzhou, Xian and Shanghai of China.

The conference aims to provide a cross-cultural platform for the Knowledge Management practitioners and academics in Asia to network with their counterparts in the West and vice versa; to discuss the topics of mutual interests and navigate together the next generation of Knowledge and Innovation Management and enhance international networking and collaborations. 

 Conference Co-Chairs

Assoc.prof John Dumay
Prof. Rahat Muni
Prof. Rongbin Lee
Prof. Rongbin Lee


Personal Message from the Conference Chairs

This year’s conference is co-organized by Macquarie University, Sydney and the Knowledge Management and Innovation Research Centre (KMIRC) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and will be held in the beautiful city of Sydney, Australia. The city centre conference venue affords views of the iconic harbour bridge and opera house. Sydney has much to offer visitors, with world class gastronomy (including a buzzing Chinatown district), beautiful beaches and many cultural attractions.   The 2020 event focuses on Linking Innovation to Knowledge Management and Intellectual Capital. Various industrial forums will be run with prominent speakers from academia and industry. A pre-conference company visit and day tour will be arranged.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline13 May 2020 Extended until 1 June 2020
Notification of abstract acceptance22 May 2020
Full paper due for review2 July 2020
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)10 September 2020
Earlybird registration closes24 September 2020
Final paper due (with any changes)8 October 2020
Final Author registration date29 October 2020

Conference Publications

Papers accepted for the IKMAP after the double-blind peer review process, will be published in the conference proceedings, subject to author registration and payment. The conference proceedings will be assigned an ISBN on publication.