Knowledge Management Body of Knowledge

There are a number of communities out there to help you deepen your understanding of Knowledge Management.

Recommended online KM communities include:

AuSKM (AuSKM LinkedIn Group)

sikm (System Integrators KM Leaders)

km4dev (KM for Development)

Gurteen Knowledge Community (LinkedIn Group)

Other community lists on the web:

KM Societies, Associations & Communities

Global KM Network Directory - David Gurteen

There are also many geographically-based KM communities that focus more heavily on face-to-face meetings and discussions.

Knowledge Brokers Forum

KM Global Network - a network of KM Organisations

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Knowledge Management Society

Knowledge Management Development Centre


Information & Knowledge Management Society

South Korea

The Knowledge Management Society of Korea


The Knowledge Management Institute

The Institute for Knowledge and Innovation - South-East Asia (IKI-SEA)


Knowledge Management Society of Japan – KMSJ


LASSIB Society

Australia & New Zealand

Australian Society of Knowledge Management (AuSKM)

Adelaide - Adelaide KM Group (LinkedIn)

Gurteen Knowledge Cafe - Adelaide

Brisbane - QKM Forum (LinkedIn)

Society of Business Communicators QLD

Canberra - actKM Forum (LinkedIn)

Melbourne - Knowledge Management Roundtable Victoria (LinkedIn)

                  Melbourne KM Leadership Forum (LinkedIn)

KM Research Program - Monash

Sydney - Knowledge Management Roundtable NSW (LinkedIn)

NSW KM Forum (LinkedIn)

Knowledge Liberation Army

Knowledge Wavz (Standards Australia)

Society for Organisational Learning Australia (now part of IIM)

SIRF KM Roundtable - NSW

New Zealand

NZ Knowledge Management Network


Club Gestion des Connaissances (France)


SuperCoP KM - A Community of Practice of Knowledge Managers in Belgium

United Kingdom

Knowledge & Innovation Network - Warwick University


KM Russia

North America

International Institute for Innovation and Knowledge I2KI

SIKM Leaders

The Network Roundtable


Knowledge Workers Toronto (note: there are two connected groups, one called methods the other technology)

South America