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Bronze Sponsor: Sapiens Conseils

It is with great pleasure that we announce that Sapien Conseils is a Bronze Sponsor to #CKF17.  Sapiens Conseil is led by Dr. Luc Dancause, who was the Chair of the very successful 2015 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum in Montreal, Quebec.  We could not do it without their support. The organizing committee, all volunteers, and [...]

By | March 5th, 2017|Announcements, Forum, IKMb News, KMb Events|Comments Off on Bronze Sponsor: Sapiens Conseils

2017 Call for Content for the Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum

Connections and Partnerships: Collaboration as a Key to Knowledge Mobilization PDF: CKF17 Call for Content  & Fillable WORD CKF17 Call for Content Form   Call for Content #CKF17 The Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum was created in 2012 as a professional development forum for practitioners and professionals working in knowledge mobilization across fields and sectors. It has become [...]

By | January 17th, 2017|Announcements, Forum, IKMb News, KMb Events|Comments Off on 2017 Call for Content for the Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum

Thank you to Jaime Diaz Sarmiento for his efforts in Colombia

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization, I want to thank and acknowledge the work performed by Jaime Diaz Sarmiento in Colombia on our behalf.   Starting in November 2015, Jaime was engaged in a one-year project to expand the concept of knowledge mobilization in Colombia. The Board formally thanks [...]

By | December 5th, 2016|Colombia, IKMb News|Comments Off on Thank you to Jaime Diaz Sarmiento for his efforts in Colombia

2016 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum Report

It is our pleasure to share the final report of the 2016 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum, held at the Peter Gilgan Learning Institute at SickKids Hospital in Toronto, Canada on June 28-29th. Thank you to our amazing sponsors, volunteers, and supporters who made this community event possible.  We look forward to seeing you in Ottawa-Gatineau, [...]

By | November 21st, 2016|Announcements, Forum, IKMb News|Comments Off on 2016 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum Report

Revised Vision and Mission Statements

Following the Annual General Meeting of the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization, we are pleased to present our revised Vision and Mission Statements: Our Vision: We believe in a world where our actions are based on the best available evidence that results in improved well-being for all. Our Mission: We are an incorporated non-profit institute that [...]

By | November 18th, 2016|Announcements, IKMb News|Comments Off on Revised Vision and Mission Statements

Knowledge Mobilization Lecture at Universidad de los Andes – Colombia

Seminario de Ciencias Biologicas: Growing Knowledge Mobilization in Canada Thursday, 6 October 2016, 12:30 pm, Salon R-209, Description: Knowledge Mobilization builds on historic collective and transfer activities. The current focus started in Canada in 2001 and has continued to grow. This lecture with describe the process and progress to date. Some success stories and lessons [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Announcements, Colombia, IKMb News, KMb Events|Comments Off on Knowledge Mobilization Lecture at Universidad de los Andes – Colombia

Knowledge Mobilization Touchpoints – Opening a Colombia-Canada conversation on KMb & Education October 5 @ 5:30 am – 9:30 pm COT | Free

http://www.knowledgemobilization.net/event/knowledge-mobilization-touchpoints-opening-colombia-canada-conversation-kmb-education/

By | October 4th, 2016|Colombia, IKMb News, KMb Events|Comments Off on Knowledge Mobilization Touchpoints – Opening a Colombia-Canada conversation on KMb & Education October 5 @ 5:30 am – 9:30 pm COT | Free

Great partnerships lead to great events – News from York University

David Phipps has shared the news report from York University regarding the 2016 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2016/07/06/york-leads-canadian-knowledge-mobilization-forum-to-a-new-level-of-excellence/ York University hosted the fifth annual Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum (CKF16) on June 28 and 29. By all standards this was the largest and most comprehensive gathering of knowledge mobilization scholars, students and practitioners in the world, [...]

By | July 7th, 2016|Announcements, Forum, IKMb News, KMb Events|Comments Off on Great partnerships lead to great events – News from York University

#CKF16 Program Overview – Detailed Program of Sessions

Systems and Sustainability – Creating enduring Knowledge Mobilization June 28-29, 2016 This theme challenges us all to consider our interests in knowledge mobilization in the context of the world around us. Being the fifth annual Forum, we invite participation that will push thinking and engagement of the knowledge mobilization community further. The Forum is hosted by [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Forum, IKMb News, KMb Events|6 Comments

Welcome new knowledge mobilization associate – Jonathan Eric Provost

It is my pleasure to introduce you to a new knowledge mobilization associate.  Jonathan connected to the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization via our certificate program at the University of Ottawa.  He is leading interesting conversations with the Public Service of Canada and is part of a new generation of intelligent and committed leaders in knowledge [...]

By | March 21st, 2016|Announcements, IKMb News|Comments Off on Welcome new knowledge mobilization associate – Jonathan Eric Provost

Dr. Vicky Ward visiting Canada – Ottawa Notice for June 15 to 17, 2016

Vicky is a knowledge mobilisation researcher working in healthcare. Her focus is on how people (e.g. healthcare staff, academics, communities) can be supported to learn from and share their knowledge with one another. She has recently been awarded a Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellowship by the UK's National Institute of Health Research and is carrying out [...]

By | February 25th, 2016|Announcements, IKMb News|Comments Off on Dr. Vicky Ward visiting Canada – Ottawa Notice for June 15 to 17, 2016

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

Call for Content: Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum #CKF16 Systems and Sustainability – Creating enduring Knowledge Mobilization

On behalf of the Board of the Institute for Knowledge Mobilization and the Chair and Planning Committee of the 2016 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum #CKF16,  it is our pleasure to announce the Call for Content for #CKF16 The theme for this year is: Systems and Sustainability – Creating enduring Knowledge Mobilization The deadline for contribution is [...]

By | December 2nd, 2015|Announcements, Forum, IKMb News|Comments Off on Call for Content: Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum #CKF16 Systems and Sustainability – Creating enduring Knowledge Mobilization