Online Open House About the Online Knowledge Management Master's Degree or Certificate at Kent State. #learning
Thomas J. Froehlich
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Please join us on Thursday, October 29, 2009, from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (EST), for an online, interactive session on the certificate program and Master of Science degree in Knowledge Management at Kent State University. To view the presentation follow this link: <http://tinyurl.com/yza5yqr>http://tinyurl.com/yza5yqr. If you are unable to attend the presentation, you may click on the same link for a recorded session of the event. For additional information about viewing this online open house, go to: <http://iakm.kent.edu/>http://iakm.kent.edu/.
Potential students should find this informational meeting helpful in learning more about getting started in KM and our program. Live viewers will be able to ask questions of the presenters through their computers online.
<http://iakm.kent.edu/people/faculty/froehlich.html>Dr. Thomas J. Froehlich, Director of the Masters Program in Information Architecture and Knowledge Management, will provide an overview of the program and its online options in the area of Knowledge Management.
<http://iakm.kent.edu/people/faculty/denise-bedford.html>Dr. Denise Bedford, the incoming Goodyear Professor in Knowledge Management, will speak about her background, experience and expertise in knowledge management and will provide an overview of the two courses she will be teaching for the IAKM program in the fall, Foundational Principles of Knowledge Management and the Economics of Information.
Dr. Bedford holds a Ph.D. in Information Science from the University of California, Berkeley. She has been the Senior Information Officer at the World Bank since 1997, where she is responsible for management of the World Bank's core metadata strategy, including content type strategy and the various ontologies that support Bank metadata.
She has taught courses at the University of Tennessee, Georgetown University, Catholic University of America, University of Richmond, and George Mason University.