[E100 Alert] Welcome some NEW E100!
The network continues to grow in
substance and scope...
There are 8 new additions to our
Global Knowledge Leadership Map - http://www.entovation.com/kleadmap/index.htm.
Take a look at their capabilities and aspirations to see how they
dovetail with your own.
Carol Kinsey Goman
Carol Kinsey Goman (Berkeley, CA, USA) is best known for her
books (of which there are 9), especially 'Ghost Story: A
Modern Business Fable' and 'This Isn't the Company I
Joined.' A frequent speaker on the international circuit
(we met first in Venezuela - thank you, E100 Olimpia Salas), she
has also been featured in the AOK Star Series (thank you, E100
Jerry Ash) and was featured as a cover story in Knowledge
Management magazine. Visit the website - http://www.ckg.com/
- to get an understanding of how she helps organizations
'thrive' on change - from individual development to large-scale
Alex and David Bennet
Alex and David Bennet (Marlinton, W. VA, USA) have created an
extraordinary retreat nestled in the Allegheny Mountains - The
Mountain Quest Institute -
http://www.mountainquestinstitute.com/. Alex is the former
co-chair of the Federal KM Working Group and served as the first
Chief Knowledge Officer for the Department of the Navy. She and
David have published extensively in the knowledge field,
including Organizational Survival in the New World: The
Intelligent Complex Adaptive System, complete with toolkits
and Their most recent research places passion at the core of
knowledge leadership...and they have the evidence to prove it!
Christopher Geary (UK/Saudi Arabia) is based in the UK but
working now with Integrated Visions Group, a company in Saudi
Arabia that has funded Phase I of our Knowledge Innovation Zone
(KIZ) Initiative, a partnership with E100 Bryan Davis. Formerly
with Digital and then HP, Chris brings a business acumen for
complex systems and technology leadership. The company with
strategic locations in Malaysia, Egypt and beyond originates as
an e-solutions provider -
http://www.iv-group.com/company.htm; but with immediate
plans is catapulting national, regional and international
Anne Jubert (Paris, France) has been an integral part of the
team for KnowledgeBoard (now boasting 12K+ members worldwide)
since its inception -
knowledge management as a multidisciplinary “science”,
Anne is an advocate of people-focused KM to enable the
individual to make a societal contribution. She
was first discovered via E100 George Por and Edna Pasher in
Collaboration 98; and since has been instrumental in a variety
pf company information portals, such as NewsBoard at Siemens, as
well as European Commission funded projects to promote
team-based interaction and communication.
Professor Chen Jin is on the
faculty of the
College of Management of Zhejiang University (Hangzhou,
Jin, along with E100 ZhouYing Jin, was responsible for the
Chinese edition of The Ken Awakening and he recently
released the Chinese version of The Innovation SuperHighway. An
author in his own right, his articles provide leadership in
innovation, strategic management and knowledge-based
enterprises; and he often serves as distinguished researcher and
lecturer for other campuses, such as the Massachusetts Institute
Originally from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Dragana Radovanovic
served under the tutelage of E100 Professor Leif Edvinsson as a
graduate student at the University of Lund (Lund, Sweden) where
she produced the award-winning thesis – “Intelligence and Lund”.
The 2005 KIZ Student Prize was presented in May at the Henley
College KM Forum - http://www.entovation.com/whatsnew/KIZ
Award Student 2005.ppt for her work that provides a
briefing of contemporary and evolving society with an analysis
of the knowledge society, innovation and creativity
environments, intellectual capital of cities, intelligence for
city development and the society of the future.
Raivo Tamkivi serves on the
Board of TEHNOPOL - Tallinn
Technology Park (Tallinn,
Estonia). As one of the 3 architects of the Baltics Dynamics
along with E100 Janis Stabulnieks, Raivo has the challenge of
hosting the next event to exceed the extraordinary Riga even
that convened 460 theorists and practitioners from 35 countries.
17 years in research (experimental physics), followed by the
exciting opportunities afforded independence in 1991, Raivo
serves in a variety of leadership positions, including the
current leadership of the International Association of Science
and Technology Parks (IASP), an organization first introduced to
us by E100 Piero Formica.
Dr. Edward DeBono (Dublin, Ireland) was honored in March as the
2005 Ken Practitioner of the Year -
architect of the Festival of Thinkers -
www.festivalofthinkers.com - held recently in Abu Dhabi, Dr.
de Bono is the world’s leading authority on conceptual thinking
as the driver of organizational innovation, strategic
leadership, individual creativity, and problem-solving.
Born in Malta, de Bono was a
Rhodes Scholar at Oxford, is an M.D. and Ph.D., and has held
appointments at Oxford and Cambridge Universities, the
University of London, and Harvard University. He has written
over 69 books, and his work has been translated into over 42
Please join me in welcoming these talented people to the ENTOVATION
Debra M. Amidon
Founder and CEO
ENTOVATION International Ltd.
2 Reading Avenue, Suite 300
Wilmington, MA 01887 USA
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