Special Tracks

Additionally to main key themes of the IFKAD conference, we will also host following special track sessions.

If you are interested in submitting your abstract proposal to one of these special sessions, please indicate the track name within the online submission form. In case no special track is selected when submitting, your proposal will be automatically considered into general themes sessions.

(1)  Managing knowledge risks in organizations
Keywords: Knowledge management, knowledge risk management, knowledge risks, intangibles-related risks, knowledge liabilities
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(2) The role of KM in the age of digital transformation
Keywords: Digitalization, Digital transformation, knowledge skills for the digital age, big data, internet of things, digital knowledge governance
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(3) Effects of digitalization on organization, individual and society
Keywords: Knowledge work, digitalization, value creation
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(4) Knowledge and Wealth in the Industry 4.0 Context
Keywords: Business Models; Industry 4.0; Knowledge; Knowledge Management in Industry 4.0 (KM4.0); Social Impacts; Wealth Creation
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(5) A social perspective of knowledge-based innovation: mobility and aggregation
Keywords: Knowledge-based innovation; migration; agglomeration; regional absorptive capacity; regional studies
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(6) Knowledge 4.0 – Managing knowledge for digitally enabled value creation of SMEs, Start-ups and networks
Keywords: Digital transformation, Knowledge 4.0, SMEs, turbulent environments, dynamic capabilities, agility, competitive strategies, knowledge management practices, organizational learning, governance, technology enhanced learning
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(7) Organizational Unlearning: Opportunities and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Keywords: Organizational unlearning, interdisciplinary research, knowledge loss, knowledge management
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(8) Knowledge-based strategic and project management
Keywords: Strategic management, project management, knowledge management, competence management, organizational- and project success
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(9) Organization design and strategic knowledge management
Keywords: Organization Design, Environmental Dynamics, Strategic Knowledge, Hierarchy, Flat Structure, Codification, Socialization
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(10) Good for (He)art and Good for Society: Mapping the Societal Impact of Knowledge, Participation, and Entrepreneurship in the Cultural and Creative Sector
Keywords: Cultural heritage, Participatory cultural initiatives, Cultural entrepreneurship
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(11) Knowledge Management in Education
Keywords: Knowledge Management, Education, Academic Institutions, learner assessment, Data Mining
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(12) The development of the knowledge management indicators in the public administration
Keywords: Knowledge management indicators, public administration, civil servants, learning organization
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(13) Design-thinking: Practice of Customer Experience Research
Keywords: Design thinking; new educational technologies; technological entrepreneurship; customer discovery
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(14) Communities and cities creating social and public value: people, design, knowledge, technology, processes and environments
Keywords: smartness, sustainability, technology, knowledge, smart cities, communities, environments, processes, social innovation
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(15) Smart Innovation: Moving from Big Idea to Big Impact
Keywords: Smart Innovation, Innovation Performance, Innovation Impact
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(16) Knowledge and human resources practices
Keywords: Knowledge management and HRM, Knowledge workers and HRM, Knowledge and competency model, HRM and digital transformation, Organizational behaviour and knowledge management
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(17) Knowledge-Based Ecosystems for Technology Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Keywords: Technology Entrepreneurship, Knowledge Management, Business Ecosystems, Business Innovation, Analytics and Evaluation
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(18) Customer Knowledge Management as a Solution for Product and Service Failure and Returns
Keywords: Customer Knowledge Management, product returns, knowledge from customer, feedback
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(19) Managing Knowledge in Supply Chain at the era of Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0
Keywords: Knowledge management (KM), knowledge management systems (KMSs); supply chain management (SCM); supply firms; digital transformation; big data; Industry 4.0.
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(20) Knowledge Translation and Design in Open Innovation
Keywords: Design, Knowledge translation, Knowledge transfer, Open innovation
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(21) Knowledge Architecture. How Spatial Design Supports Knowledge Work - Evidence and Best Practices from Micro to Macro Scale
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