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Entering the world unknown: a student’s journey into the KT realm by Emily Rhodes

Unsure path I’m sure I’m not alone when I say I started school with what I thought was a clear view of my career path and left with even more questions and uncertainty. I began my MSc in Community Health & Epidemiology knowing that I wanted to do research, specifically research on adolescent injuries. However, [...]

By | September 28th, 2017|IKMb Blog|0 Comments

Gold Plus Sponsor: University of Ottawa, Centre for Continuing Education

It is with great pleasure that we announce that the University Of Ottawa, Centre for Continuing Education is a Gold Plus Sponsor to #CKF17. The University Of Ottawa, Centre for Continuing Education has been a sponsor of the Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum since 2012 and the home partner for the Certificate in Knowledge Management developed by [...]

By | March 5th, 2017|Announcements, Forum, IKMb Blog, KMb Events|Comments Off on Gold Plus Sponsor: University of Ottawa, Centre for Continuing Education

Silver Sponsor: Learning Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children

It is with great pleasure that we announce that the Learning Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children is a Silver Sponsor to #CKF17. Learning Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children was the host of the very successful 2016 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum in Toronto, Ontario.  We could not do it without their support. The organizing [...]

By | March 5th, 2017|Announcements, Forum, IKMb Blog, KMb Events|Comments Off on Silver Sponsor: Learning Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children

CKF17 Keynote Speaker: Amy Coupal, CEO, Learnography

Amy Coupal, CEO, Learnography Amy’s career has been focused on learning and development across sectors and disciplines. She is passionate about creating meaningful learning opportunities that positively impact lives and communities. Amy joined Curriculum Services Canada (CSC) in 2006 and she became the CEO of Learnography and its charitable affiliate, My Class Needs Foundation, in [...]

By | March 5th, 2017|Forum, IKMb Blog, KMb Events|Comments Off on CKF17 Keynote Speaker: Amy Coupal, CEO, Learnography

Growing Knowledge Mobilization Practice in Colombia

I have just returned from a week of meetings in Bogota, Colombia organized by Jaime Diaz Sarmiento, the Director of Operations for the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization in Colombia.  After two years of discussion and a year of mapping and relationship building, it is clear that there is interest in learning more about knowledge mobilization [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Colombia, IKMb Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Growing Knowledge Mobilization Practice in Colombia

Ideas, People, and Actions following the 2016 UK Knowledge Mobilisation Forum in London

Peter Norman Levesque reflects on the 2016 UK Knowledge Mobilisation Forum held in London on 10-11 May 2016. I recommend visiting Cathy Howe's work at www.knowledgemobilisation.net (the sister site to www.knowledgemobilization.net). Check out the twitter hashtag #UKF16. I discuss 3 ideas, 3 people I will follow-up with and 3 actions I intend to take. 3 [...]

By | May 16th, 2016|Forum, IKMb Blog, KMb Events|Comments Off on Ideas, People, and Actions following the 2016 UK Knowledge Mobilisation Forum in London

Preview of UKKMb16 in London – Peter Levesque and David Phipps at UKKMb15 in Edinburgh

Cathy Howe is busy working on the 2016 United Kingdom Knowledge Mobilization Forum in London on Tuesday 10th – Wednesday 11th May at Senate House in Central London.  Come join us as we continue the conversation in both London and Toronto. As a preview, here is presentation that I gave in 2015 in Edinburgh - [...]

By | March 29th, 2016|IKMb Blog, KMb Events|Comments Off on Preview of UKKMb16 in London – Peter Levesque and David Phipps at UKKMb15 in Edinburgh

Update from Jaime Sarmiento at IKMb Bogota, Columbia

Progress The challenge after more than a year of conversations, of theoretical immersion into the KMb concept, and of looking my near thematic reality through this new glasses, the decision by IKMb board to endorse me the role of directing the newly open office in Colombia has put me in front of many challenges: Understanding [...]

By | January 26th, 2016|IKMb Blog, IKMb News, KMb Events, KMbW News, Summer School|Comments Off on Update from Jaime Sarmiento at IKMb Bogota, Columbia

Meet our new blogger: Shasta Carr Harris

Shasta Carr Harris is a knowledge mobilization (KMb) professional and doctoral student at the University of Toronto focusing on knowledge mobilization and systems. Shasta has five years of experience leading and managing KMb projects, contributing to KMb strategic planning, and providing training to researchers and practitioners on the systematic use of KMb strategies. Most recently, [...]

By | January 26th, 2016|Announcements, IKMb Blog|Comments Off on Meet our new blogger: Shasta Carr Harris

Thank you and Happy Holidays

Dear Knowledge Mobilization Community, It is with deep gratitude that I am sending this message to you.  Thank you for your sharing spirit, knowledge and intelligence, and humour during hard work.  This past year has been exceptional and exhausting. We started the year with a Leaders Roundtable in Vancouver.  The 19 attendees were welcomed to the [...]

By | December 23rd, 2015|Announcements, IKMb Blog|Comments Off on Thank you and Happy Holidays

Working Document of Report from 2015 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum

Good afternoon, I want to apologize for the delay in getting the working document for the report of the 2015 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum out to participants.  Luc Dancause (2015 Chair) and I have talked numerous times about the work that remains to do but we were both overwhelmed post Forum and through the summer. [...]

By | November 28th, 2015|Announcements, IKMb Blog, Resources|Comments Off on Working Document of Report from 2015 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum

Call for Content #CKF15 Appel à contributions

The Call for Content for the 2015 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum is now open. http://www.ckf15.org/contenu_content L' Appel à contributions pour le Forum canadien sur la mobilisation des connaissances 2015 est maintenant disponible! _______________ Appel à contributions – Call for Content English follows below ÉCHÉANCE : 13 MARS 2015 Formulaire – Form: CKF15 Formulaire_Form_Appel à contributions – Call for Content Le [...]

By | January 25th, 2015|Announcements, IKMb Blog, IKMb News, KMb Events|Comments Off on Call for Content #CKF15 Appel à contributions

5 new video clips on Implementation by Melanie Barwick

Good morning all, Our research team has just completed 5 new video clips on Implementation on my YouTube Channel found here; https://www.youtube.com/user/MelanieBarwick/videos These resources are 5 video clips developed from our research on the implementation of evidence-based practices in child and youth mental health (and schools), funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Each video clip [...]

By | July 25th, 2014|Guest Commentary, IKMb Blog, Resources|Comments Off on 5 new video clips on Implementation by Melanie Barwick