Communities of Practice LO22498 -Conf

John D. Smith (
Thu, 26 Aug 1999 10:07:04 -0700

Learning Org List readers may be interested in participating in a
conference on communities of practice organized by the Institute for
International Research at the Mayfair House in Coconut Grove, Florida
October 24-26. Etienne Wenger and Richard McDermott will speak, along
with practitioners from half a dozen companies that are using the
communities of practice idea as a foundation for their knowledge
management and organizational learning strategy. The conference is
co-sponsored by AMS, Community Intelligence Labs, @BRINT, and KMWorld. See
the conference brochure and schedule at


--* John D. Smith, (503) 963-8229
--* 2025 SE Elliott Ave., Portland OR 97214-5339
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in a context of anticipation. They refer more to what has been
accomplished than to what is yet to be accomplished." -- Karl Weick


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