Second KMO Conference

eBMS - University of Lecce
September 10-11, 2007

Knowledge has been described as a critical competitive asset of organizations, strategic for their competitive advantage. The second International Conference on Knowledge Management in Organizations (KMO) aims at providing an international forum to present and discuss research streams focused on information and knowledge management issues, as well as to shed light on recent advances knowledge management systems for organizations.

The scientific objective of the conference is to identify challenging problems for the development of future knowledge management systems, as well as to identify future directions of research and focusing on closer link between academia and industries. A closer collaboration between academia and industries will provide an effective way of implementing knowledge management systems that meet the needs of organizations.

This conference calls for papers that offer provocative, insightful, and novel ways of viewing knowledge management (KM) from a wide variety of perspectives.

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Conference Topics

KMO 2007 invites submission of papers both from researchers in academia and industrial practitioners in different topics of knowledge management in organization. Papers describing recent advances in knowledge management in organizations and technologies are especially welcome. The areas of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Operating in the knowledge economy
  • Knowledge representation
  • Application of semantic modelling
  • Design methodologies for KM
  • Data and knowledge sharing
  • Domain modeling and ontology-building
  • Knowledge discovery and data mining
  • Development and management of heterogeneous knowledge bases
  • Technologies and tools for KM
  • Collaborative Working Environments
  • Inter-institutional collaboration and information exchange
  • Cross-cultural aspects of global KM practices
  • The use of semantic webs for KM
  • Use of web services for KM
  • Agent technologies for KM
  • How to bring together KM, distance learning, and human performance enhancement to build an integrated learning organization
  • Adaptation of KM in organizations
  • How to build and maintain viable KM architectures and thriving communities of practice
  • Intelligent and ubiquitous KM
  • Networking with knowledge
  • Shared knowledge in business networks
  • KM for SMEs
  • Business intelligence and data warehousing
  • Evaluation of KM

Industrial Experience Track

As a part of KMO 2007, the track "Industrial Application on Knowledge Management" (IAKM) will be a forum for high quality presentations on innovative applications and engineering solutions of Knowledge Management and Collaborative Environments in Organizations.

Papers should describe actual solutions in all the information and knowledge management areas addressed by this track.


  • Jul 27, 2007
    Conference program has been published.

  • Jun 4, 2007
    A new workshop has joined KMO 2007.

  • May 2, 2007

    Extended Paper submission.

  • May 2, 2007

    The Registration page has been published.

  • Feb 5, 2007

    New keynotes have joined KMO 2007.

  • Nov 11, 2006

    The Industrial Application on Knowledge Management track has been published.

  • Sep 3, 2006

    The KMO2007 site is now online.