Governance, Communication, and Innovation in a Knowledge Intensive Society

Governance, Communication, and Innovation in a Knowledge Intensive Society

Sean W.M. Siqueira (Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Indexed In: SCOPUS
Release Date: June, 2013|Copyright: © 2013 |Pages: 289
ISBN13: 9781466641570|ISBN10: 1466641576|EISBN13: 9781466641587|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4157-0

Description

The proper use and dissemination of information among stakeholders, organizations, and societies is crucial for the development of productive and prosperous communities.

Governance, Communication, and Innovation in a Knowledge Intensive Society gathers current research on knowledge management in governments, organizations, and institutions, and presents a compilation useful to academics, professionals, politicians, and policymakers invested in knowledge intensive societies. This book investigates the impact of knowledge and information technologies on fields as diverse as education, culture, science and business, in order to provide an effective framework for effectively navigating the nuances of an information-pervasive world.

Reviews and Testimonials

This book investigates the impact of knowledge and information technologies in fields as diverse as education, culture, science and business in order to provide a framework for effectively navigating the nuances of an information-pervasive world. [...] This volume reflects the advancement of IT and the growth that is taking place in all sectors of society. As a reference tool it is a valuable source for not only consulting the papers, but also for tapping into the excellent bibliographies provided.

– Mae Keary, Scott-Keary Consultancy, Online Information Review, 38 (8)

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Sean W. M. Siqueira is Adjunct Professor at the Department of Applied Informatics, and the head of the Graduate Program of Informatics at Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro (UNIRIO), Brazil. He holds a M.Sc. (1999) and a Ph.D. (2005) in Computer Science, both from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Brazil. His research interests include knowledge representation and management; human resources technologies; collaborative systems; social and semantic web; and advanced learning technologies. He has experience in the Information Systems area. He has written and published several conference proceedings, journals, and book chapters.

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