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Agenda, Speaker Bios & Documents


Mobilizing Knowledge Networks
for Development:

June 19–20, 2012
 
FINAL AGENDA, SPEAKER BIOS & DOCUMENTS
 DAY 1  (June 19, 2012)             DAY 2  (June 20, 2012)

Agenda Day 1  Print Agenda
8:00 - 8:45Welcome, housekeeping notes, structure of the day - Lesley ShneierPreston Auditorium
9:00 - 9:15Welcome Remarks – Joachim von AmsbergPreston Auditorium
9:15 - 9:45Trends in demand for knowledge services and implications for knowledge organizations (from KR1 and KR2). Short presentation followed by Knowledge Café to discuss broker/connector role, and get participant’s ideas and inputs
- Ani Dasgupta – setting the scene for the workshop, WBG’s current thinking, how play intermediary/broker role (15 mins)
- Larry Prusak – The World View – Brokering/Connecting for Innovative Solutions to Development Problems (15 mins)
Preston Auditorium
9:45 - 10:30Knowledge café: participants discuss what they’ve heard, share ideas and inputs – report back to large group; rapporteurs capture and post around roomPreston Auditorium
10:30 - 11:00Coffee/networking breakFront Lobby

 

11:30 - 12:30

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Grass Roots Practitioners (MC C2-125)
Platforms to Focus on Special Topics (MC C2-131)
Collaboration (MC C2-135)
KM Practices(Preston Auditorium)
12:30 - 2:30Lunch break, networking, visit booths in share fairMC Atrium

 

11:30 - 12:30

Concurrent Breakout Sessions
Grass Roots Practitioners (MC C2-125)
Platforms to Focus on Special Topics (MC C2-131)
Collaboration (MC C2-135)
KM Practices(Preston Auditorium)
4:00 – 4:15Coffee/networking breakFront Lobby
4:15 – 5:30Knowledge Café – what are the big insights and key learnings from today? How do we want to use/apply this information? What else do we want to know/learn/share?Preston Auditorium
6:00 – 8:00Reception and Knowledge Fair – Welcome Address by Sanjay PradhanMC Atrium