Francisco Javier Carrillo

Francisco Javier Carrillo is an international consultant and Professor of Knowledge Management at Tecnológico de Monterrey, México, he is regarded as a world leader in Knowledge Cities and Knowledge Based Development. He published in 2005 the book Knowledge Cities and is editor since 2002 of the annual Special Issue on Knowledge Based Development for the Journal of Knowledge Management and general co-editor of the upcoming International Journal of Knowledge Based Development. Founder in 1992 and Director of the Center for Knowledge Systems ( where he has lead nearly a hundred contracted projects. President of the World Capital Institute ( (organizer of the Most Admired Knowledge City -MAKCI- Awards, and the Knowledge Cities Summit), founder and Honorary President of the Iberoamerican Community for Knowledge Systems ( He holds a Ph.D. in Psychology of Science and Technology (King’s Coll., London), an M.Sc. in Logic and Scientific Method (LSE) and an M.Sc, in Experimental Analysis of Behavior (UNAM).


Knowledge-Based Development for Cities and Societies: Integrated Multi-Level Approaches
Kostas Metaxiotis, Francisco Javier Carrillo, Tan Yigitcanlar. © 2010. 424 pages.
Over the past twenty years, the conventional knowledge management approach has evolved into a strategic management approach that has found applications and opportunities outside...