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Creating value by sharing: the amazing journey of simple laptops by Catherine Lord

On the road again with my fingers dancing on the keyboard while the train runs at 300 km per hour. Today, writing is a bit different because each time I touch a letter I feel grateful. Grateful to have the chance to redeem what has been shared with me over the past years with this [...]

By | August 23rd, 2017|Guest Commentary, KMb Articles|Comments Off on Creating value by sharing: the amazing journey of simple laptops by Catherine Lord

CKF17 Report and Participant Evaluations

It is our great pleasure to provide you with the Report of the 2017 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum.  We are also including the participant evaluations - unedited.  We believe in transparency and sharing the lessons we learn from year to year. CKF17 Report FINAL 74 pages 3.70 MB CKF17 Report FINAL compressed 74 pages 2.0 MB Participant Evaluation [...]

By | July 5th, 2017|Forum, KMb Articles, Resources|Comments Off on CKF17 Report and Participant Evaluations

Centre for Effective Services

During a recent visit to Dublin, Ireland to participate in the 7th Living Knowledge Conference 2016, I had the opportunity to meet Katie Burke at The Centre for Effective Services.  They are a charity that focuses on: "Connecting research, policy and practice to improve outcomes for children, young people and communities". Katie has shared some of their [...]

By | August 10th, 2016|KMb Articles, Resources|Comments Off on Centre for Effective Services

Kate Wetherow – The Visual Management Tool Box: How visual management can enhance program development and learning.

Hello, Thanks for your interest in my poster at the Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum: The Visual Management Tool Box: How visual management can enhance program development and learning. Here is the 5 minute video Knowledge Management at CCA posted to the CCA YouTube Channel explaining my poster: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ltXDKrodJS8 Also, attached is the 1-page PDF version [...]

By | July 28th, 2016|KMb Articles|Comments Off on Kate Wetherow – The Visual Management Tool Box: How visual management can enhance program development and learning.

Using Evidence in Public Health Decisions: Why it Matters

(français ci-dessous!) Please share this message | s’il vous plaît partager ce message   Using Evidence in Public Health Decisions: Why it Matters Four public health personalities make the case http://www.nccmt.ca/resources/multimedia?v=552#ure2 In this video, four Canadian experts explain why evidence-informed decision making is essential for public health. David Mowat, Carol Timmings, Gaynor Watson-Creed and Jocelyne [...]

By | July 4th, 2016|KMb Articles, Resources|Comments Off on Using Evidence in Public Health Decisions: Why it Matters

The many connections between Knowledge Mobilization and “systems”: What’s your approach? by Shasta Carr-Harris

Our #CKF16 proposals are in and as we await another engaging Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum I thought I’d kick-start a conversation about this year’s Forum focus – Systems and Sustainability. While some KMb-ers have already connected systems thinking with their knowledge mobilization work, preparing this year’s submission for CKF16 likely provided others with an opportunity [...]

By | April 11th, 2016|Advisors, Guest Commentary, KMb Articles|6 Comments

Enhancing our Collective Impact

Within the context of some consulting work I am doing for the Movember Foundation, I have been reading articles on Collective Impact Collective Impact Channeling Change: Making Collective Impact Work Understanding the Value of Backbone Organizations in Collective Impact: Part 1 Embracing Emergence: How Collective Impact Addresses Complexity What is particularly interesting to me is [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|KMb Articles|1 Comment

New Article by David Phipps in Gateways Journal

Shared by Margaret Malone, Managing Editor, Gateways, Margaret.Malone@uts.edu.au We are really pleased to announce that Gateways: International Journal of Community Research and Engagement has just published its latest issue. We invite you to review the Table of Contents at https://epress.lib.uts.edu.au/journals/index.php/ijcre and then visit our web site to review articles and items of interest. Thanks for your continuing interest in our [...]

By | September 3rd, 2015|KMb Articles|Comments Off on New Article by David Phipps in Gateways Journal

Storify #CKF15 by Luc Dancause (and participants)

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By | May 26th, 2015|Guest Commentary, KMb Articles, KMb Events|Comments Off on Storify #CKF15 by Luc Dancause (and participants)

Sustainability and Knowledge Translation: sessions at Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum 2015

by Anneliese Poetz, KT Manager, NeuroDevNet - originally posted at:  https://neurodevnet.wordpress.com/2015/05/20/sustainability-and-knowledge-translation-sessions-at-canadian-knowledge-mobilization-forum-2015/ This past Thursday May 14, 2015 and Friday May 15, 2015 the 2015 Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum took place at the Grand Bibliotheque in Montreal, QC. The Canadian Knowledge Mobilization forum is the national conversation on KT/KMb practice and an excellent way not only [...]

By | May 20th, 2015|KMb Articles|Comments Off on Sustainability and Knowledge Translation: sessions at Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum 2015

#UKKMbF15 resources shared by Andrew Lambe at NHS

Andrew Lambe gave me permission to share a great email I received from him today.  Some superb resources and commentary: Hi Peter, It was lovely to meet you at last week’s UK Knowledge Mobilisation Forum in Edinburgh.  My team and I (Knowledge and Intelligence team, NHS IQ; http://www.nhsiq.nhs.uk/capacity-capability/knowledge-and-intelligence.aspx) really enjoyed our time at the forum, [...]

By | April 24th, 2015|Guest Commentary, KMb Articles, Resources|Comments Off on #UKKMbF15 resources shared by Andrew Lambe at NHS

Knowledge walls: Look and learn by Kate Wetherow at Canadian Co-operative Association

How many people call themselves ‘visual learners’? Organizations can learn by looking as well. An innovative initiative taken up last year by the Canadian Co-operative Association (CCA), an international development NGO, was to visualize our learning on a knowledge wall. This is one way that CCA acts as a learning organization. Each week staff members [...]

By | February 16th, 2015|Guest Commentary, KMb Articles|Comments Off on Knowledge walls: Look and learn by Kate Wetherow at Canadian Co-operative Association

Resource: The Knowledge Mobilization Toolkit: Doing more with what you know

The Knowledge Mobilization Toolkit: Doing more with what you know When we say knowledge mobilization, what do we really mean? Knowledge and evidence can often get lost in a sea of jargon. Is it knowledge exchange, knowledge translation, integrated knowledge translation, knowledge mobilization? The terms can often slow us down and get in our way. [...]

By | November 30th, 2014|Announcements, KMb Articles|Comments Off on Resource: The Knowledge Mobilization Toolkit: Doing more with what you know