Knowledge Management (KM) is quite a recent concept, having come to prominence during 1990s, however become an essential part of Management in all Nuclear Organizations. Since nuclear knowledge is unique, without diligence in managing such knowledge, substantial portion of it could be lost due to personnel retirements or could be disused as a result of either negligence or changing priorities. The scope of knowledge management is very broad and the aspects of managing knowledge in its different forms are manifold. IAEA defined Knowledge Management as an integrated, systematic approach to identifying, acquiring, transforming, developing, disseminating, using, sharing and preserving knowledge, relevant to achieving specified objectives.
During this lunch and learn session KM fundaments, its policy and strategy, KM methods and tools will be discussed.