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KnowledgeNets: Defining & Driving the e-Enterprise
Conference Program

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Workshops - Tuesday, Sep. 12 Wednesday, Sep. 13 Thursday, Sep. 14 Friday, Sep. 15

Tuesday, September 12th

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Aligning Your Knowledge Programs to Business Strategy
Peter H. Jones, Senior Consultant, Origin Technology in Business [PowerPoint Slides] [KM Papers - Web Site]

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
KM Technical Architecture Framework
Robert I. Patt-Corner, Senior Principal Scientist, KM, Mitretek Systems [Presentation]

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Economics of Portal Infusion
Frank J. Bernhard, Managing Principal, Supply Chain and Telecommunications Portfolio, OMNI Consulting Group, LLP [PowerPoint Slides]

Wednesday, September 13th

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Knowledge Networks
Curt Carlson, CEO, SRI International (
[The Exponential Economy (PPT)] [Knowledge Networks (PPT)] [Knowledge Networks and x-Teams (PPT)]

Session A102
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Landing the Raven - Positioning the Lotus KM Implementation in the Enterprise
Robert I. Patt-Corner, Senior Principal Scientist, KM, Mitretek Systems [Presentation]

Session A103
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Collaborators & KM
Stephen Abram, Vice President, IHS Solutions [PowerPoint Slides]

Session B101
10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Aligning Your Knowledge Programs to Business Strategy
Peter H. Jones, Senior Consultant, Origin Technology in Business
[PowerPoint Slides]  [KM Papers - Web Site]

Session B102
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Knowledge-Centric Strategies
Penny Buckley, Collaborative Technologies Marketing Manager, SAS Institute [PowerPoint Slides]

Session D102
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Where Communities of Practice and Purpose Intersect:
A Model for Addressing the Cultural Divide
Ann Noles, Knowledge Management Champion, Capital One [PowerPoint Slides]

Session D104
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m
Scalable Q&A Infrastructure For Knowledge Communities
Bob Nilsson, VP Marketing, Orbital Software [PowerPoint Slides]

Enterprise Collaboration:
Beyond Electronic Yellow Pages - Connecting People in New Ways
John T. Maloney, COO, Collaboratory, Inc. Calum Smeaton, CTO, Orbital Software [PowerPoint Slides]

Session E102
11:15 a.m. -12:15 p.m.
How to Define a "Best Practice"
Michael J. Spendolini, President, MJS Associates
[PowerPoint Slides] [Abstract] [Bio]

Session E105
3:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Your Thoughts Are Worth More than You Think
William Seidman, CEO, Ann Bundy, VP Marketing, and Mike McCauley, VP Product Strategy, Cerebyte, Inc. (Internet Explorer recommended)
Barbara A. Smith, Director, KM, IBM Global Services
[Presentation (Lotus Freelance - smith.prz)]

Thursday, September 14th

Session A201
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Building Tomorrow's Corporate Portal
David C. Hastings, director, Solutions Management, Computer Associates [PowerPoint Slides]
Gary Spiros, Senior Manager, Business Solutions Group, Computer Associates

Session A202
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Establishing Knowledge Communities: Case Studies
Denise Holz, Director, Product Management, Synergistics [PowerPoint Slides]
Adrian Kasbergen, Director Messaging and Collaborative Solutions, Compaq Computer Corporation

Session A204
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
The Real Deal on Enterprise Portals
Bob Breton, Sybase
Bob LaGalia, National Imaging Associates, Inc./
  [PowerPoint Slides]

Session A205
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Knowledge Funnels & Global Partner Networks
Mario D'Amico, Chief Technology Strategist and Peter Zver, President, PensEra Knowledge Technologies
David Steier, Scient [Communities as Knowledge Funnels (PDF)]
Michael Ferro, CEO, Click Commerce

Session B202
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Organization Design for KM
Susan Albers Mohrman, Center for Effective Organizations, 
Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California [Presentation (PDF)]

Session B205
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Emerging Knowledge-Based Business Models
Robert Shapiro, CEO, Meta Software Corporation  [PowerPoint Slides]
Richard Azzarello, Principal, Global KM Consulting & Solutions, IBM Global Services

Session C202
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Developing a Knowledge-Creating Organization: A Case Study in Process
Melinda J. Bickerstaff, Director, KM Solutions Group
Renee A. Massoud, Director, Research Strategies
KPMG Consulting, Inc.  [PowerPoint Slides] [Handouts (PPT)] [Worksheet (MS Word)]

Session D202
11:30 a.m. -12:15 p.m.
Providing the KM Leadership and Value Your Customers, Colleagues, and Career Really Need
Thomas J. Buckholtz, Executive Vice President, Enter Net Development Corporation [Handout (MS Word)]

Session E203
2:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Taxonomies of Knowledge: Uncovering Hidden Themes in Existing Corporate Data
Wendi Pohs, User Assistance Manager, Lotus Development Corp.
Mike Crandall, Information Services, Microsoft Corp. [PowerPoint Slides]
Claude Vogel, Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Semio [Bio (MS Word)] [PowerPoint Slides]

Friday, September 15th

Track B Power Panel Breakfast
7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m..
Deborah Baron, VP Product Management and Marketing, Sentius Corp. [PowerPoint Slides]
Henry Kim, Senior Sales Communications Manager, Apple Computer

Session B304
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Knowledge Infrastructures & KM Frameworks
Yesha Y. Sivan, CEO and Chief Scientist,
V. P. Kochikar, Principal Knowledge Manager, Infosys Technologies [PowerPoint Slides]

Session C303
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Digging for Data? Make Sure You Have the Right Tool
Gidi Cohen, President and CEO, Vigil Technologies [PowerPoint Slides]

Session C304
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
What Competitive Intelligence Teaches Knowledge Management
Peter J. McKenney, CEO/Managing Director, Cipher Systems

Session D301
10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
The Convergence of KM and Online Learning
Doug Foster, Senior Learning Technology Consultant, and Tom Falkowski, Director of Strategic Consulting,, inc.
  [PowerPoint Slides]

Session D302
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Building Blocks for an e-Learning Infrastructure: What Works
Josh Bersin, Digital Think [Presentation (PDF)] [White Paper (PDF)]

Session E301
10:30 a.m. -11:15 a.m.
KM for High Performance e-Enterprises: Business Strategy and Technology for "Internet Time"
Yogesh Malhotra, Certified Computing Professional (CDP), Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.), Chairman & Chief Knowledge Architect, LLC
  About the speaker - The BizTech Network    Presentation(HTML)    Presentation (PDF)
  WWW Virtual Library on Knowledge Management    Knowledge Management Think Tank
  Full-Text Knowledge Management Book  Full-Text Information Technology Performance Book

Session E303
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Knowledge Portals with Knowledge Maps: The "Glue" for Business Objects and Processes
Dirk E. Mahling, Senior Client Partner (KM Practice), Primix Solutions, Inc. [PowerPoint Slides]

Session E304
3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
From Vision to Accomplishment: Aligning Knowledge Flows
Brian (Bo) Newman, Principal Consultant, VisionCompass [PowerPoint Slides]

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
All Aboard! Take a Knowledge Journey
Nick Bontis, CKO, & Director, Institute for Intellectual Capital Research, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University
  [ Click on Institute for Intellectual Capital Research Inc.]

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