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The 9th International Conference on Innovation and Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (IKMAP2018)

31 Oct-2 Nov—Hangzhou, China

Innovation and Knowledge Management in Industry 4.0

This year’s conference is co-organized by School of Mechanical Engineering, Innovation Management and Sustainable Competitiveness Research Center of Zhejiang University and Knowledge Management and Innovation Research Centre (KMIRC) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and will be held in Hangzhou, the beautiful lake city of Hangzhou where the leaders of the G20 met in 2016.
The 2018 event focuses on Knowledge Management (KM) and Innovation Management (IM) in the emerging industry 4.0 era. Various industrial forums will be run with prominent speakers from academia and industry. A pre-conference company visit and day tour will be arranged.
This international conference, started in 2004 (KMAP), has now been renamed as “International Conference on Innovation and Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (IKMAP)” to include the important element of “innovation management”. The conference has been held in different cities before including Hong Kong, Taipei, Bangkok, Kobe of Japan, Wellington of New Zealand as well as Guangzhou, Xian and Shanghai of China.

The conference aims to:

  • provide a cross-cultural platform for the Knowledge Management practitioners and academics in Asia to network with their    counterparts in the West and vice versa;
  • discuss the topics of mutual interests and navigate together the next generation of Knowledge and Innovation Management;
  • enhance international networking and collaborations.
  • Who should join?

    We welcome all of you who are interested in KM, Intellectual Capital Management, Innovation Management and Organizational Learning to join our conference.You can present at the conference or just become an audience without presentation.

  • participants who only join the conference without verbal presentations;
  • presenters with accepted abstract; or
  • presenters with full paper submission.