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Ottawa Knowledge Brokers Community of Practice Meeting Thursday November 26

Ottawa Knowledge Brokers Community of Practice Meeting Thursday November 26 after work (someone will be there from 4:30) Fox and Feather pub 283 Elgin Street Come and meet other folks from the Ottawa region who do what you do. We will hold a networking activity. Bring a knowledge mobilization challenge from your work as a [...]

By |November 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

IKMb at the C2UExpo at Carleton University on May 27-29, 2015. Come join us.

Conference Flyer 210415 C2UExpo is a Canadian-led conference on community-campus partnerships that allows community members, universities, colleges, government, and non-profit organizations to create an innovative learning environment. The conference seeks to explore citizen solutions for a better world by delving into the array of policy work in areas such as health, environment, food security and [...]

By |April 28th, 2015|Announcements|0 Comments

Get to know your Ottawa KTE/KMb colleagues – Informal Meet n’ Greet

If you are in Ottawa or happen to be visiting Ottawa, let’s start the new Fall season with an informal get together.  Come meet your fellow KTECoP colleagues for a refreshment and maybe a bite to eat. I will arrange some reserved space at The Brig Pub, 23 York Street in the Byward Market for [...]

By |September 9th, 2014|Announcements|0 Comments

Free Event: Do I get extra points if they don’t understand me? Linking clear communication and knowledge mobilization

A special invitation to researchers, analysts, writers, communicators...everyone who wants knowledge to be shared, used and have a real impact Plain Language Association InterNational invites you to a free Lunch'n Learn. Come explore the links between knowledge sharing (or mobilization) and clear communication. We'll see how these two fields are really a match made in [...]

By |April 2nd, 2014|Announcements, KMb Events|0 Comments

MEOPAR is building a generation of research leaders AND knowledge mobilizers

This blog post is Peter Levesque's observations about how to better support knowledge mobilization learning and application in complex research networks.  It discusses the MEOPAR NCE and links to resources in Halifax, Canada and the United Kingdom. Core Statements 1) Canada is beginning to do a better job of integrating the concept of knowledge mobilization [...]

By |February 14th, 2014|IKMb Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Alfonso Cuadra – How to achieve transformational change in your life/career

We are sharing this learning opportunity on behalf of the Emerging Health Leaders in Ottawa (EHL). EHL is involved in facilitating health care learning opportunities, networking opportunities, leadership development, and general information sharing. Alfonso Cuadra. Tuesday February 4th 2014, 5.30-7 pm, University of Ottawa campus, 45 University street. Thompson Residence, THN 133 Topic: How to achieve [...]

By |January 29th, 2014|Announcements|0 Comments

Ottawa KTECoP Meetup: Problematising Knowledge-for-Devel­opment with Dr. Lata Narayanaswamy

Ottawa KTECoP Meetup: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 4:00 PM - A 602, Loeb Building, Carleton University Come join Dr. Lata Narayanaswamy, Visiting Scholar, Department of Political Science at Carleton University who will talk with the Ottawa KTECoP on Problematising Knowledge-for-Development. You can read her latest blog post on the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization's website: [...]

By |November 6th, 2013|Announcements, IKMb News, KMb Events|0 Comments

The Maker Movement and the Next Industrial Revolution – Meetup February 27, 2013

Over the past year, our guest speaker (Luc Lalande) has been involved in building a new creative wave in Ottawa anchored around the growth of the "maker movement". Mainstream press speculates how technologies such as 3D printing will have a disruptive global effect. If we believe this to be a significant/disruptive development, how can our [...]

By |February 15th, 2013|Announcements, KMb Events|0 Comments

Lovely feedback from Community of Practice workshop participants

This morning, I was reflecting on the feedback received from participants at the recent "Communities of Practice: creating, managing, sustaining" on Monday, February 11, 2013. Comments include: Thank you, Peter for a good day.  The session was useful in helping me to focus on CoP.  It was a lovely day, filled with inspiration and laughter--what [...]

By |February 15th, 2013|KMb Articles|0 Comments

Knowledge Brokering Workshop January 24: Space Available and Early Bird Rate until January 17th

There remains a few spaces for the workshop on January 24: Knowledge Brokering: Creating links between people and knowledge.  This consistently highly rated professional development workshop attracts a diverse range of professionals seeking to gain new skills and further enhance their network of colleagues. This learning event is delivered by Peter Levesque at our facilities at [...]

By |January 9th, 2013|Announcements, KMb Events|0 Comments

Knowledge Mobilization Workshops now open for registration – Donations to Movember

It is my pleasure to announce that registration is now open for 4 workshops: 1) Knowledge Brokering: creating links between people and knowledge January 24, 2013 2) Designing a Knowledge Mobilization Strategy January 25, 2013 3) Communities of practice: creating, managing, sustaining February 11, 2013 and April 15, 2013 Please note that there is an EARLY FEE is for registrations made a month [...]

By |November 1st, 2012|Announcements, KMb Events|0 Comments

Start with Why – Hiring Internationally Educated Professionals

Algonquin College and La Cité collégiale hosted a one day event today at the Ottawa Convention Centre, with support from World Skills, and the Governments of Ontario and Canada. The "Internationally Educated Professionals Conference: Adapting your Career and thriving in Canada - Explore Opportunities, Make Connections, Establish Roots" brought together employers, new Canadians, resource people, and [...]

By |October 16th, 2012|KMb Articles, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Peter Levesque speaking at Communities of Practice: What Works, What Doesn’t? Applying Insights to Advance Action on Childhood Obesity

It is pleasure to have been invited to be part of a Rapid Fire Panel – Art & Science of CoPs at the Communities of Practice: What Works, What Doesn't? Applying Insights to Advance Action on Childhood Obesity This event is hosted by: The Chronic Disease Interventions Division, Public Health Agency of Canada.  It happens this Wednesday, [...]

By |October 1st, 2012|Announcements|0 Comments