ANNOUNCEMENT: Knowledge Assessment Internet Conference

EW Plawiuk (ewplawiuk@mail.geocities.com)
Fri, 01 Aug 1997 10:42:40 -0600


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Thought those interested in giving an alternative view would want to attend this conference

Eugene > ******************
> INVITATION TO
> THE WORLD BANK TECHNET THINK TANK
> on
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> KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT:
> A Case Study of the Pacific Islands
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> July 28 to September 1, 1997
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>The Papua New Guinea and Pacific Islands Country Unit, in cooperation with
>The Technology Network (TechNet), at The World Bank, is conducting an
>Internet Conference on "Knowledge Assessment: A Case Study of the Pacific
>Islands."
>
>The conference will bring together specialists with interests in social
>and economic issues in the Pacific Islands as well as experts with
>interest in global knowledge management.
>
>The issues and questions being addressed by this conference, as well as
>further directions on how to subscribe, are available at the Web Site
><http://vita.org/kaissu.html>.
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>It is hoped that the flow of ideas generated in the Internet exchange will
>constitute an invaluable experience for the participants and will
>highlight opportunities and threats that the knowledge revolution presents
>for these developing economies.
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>HOW IT WORKS:
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>>From July 28 to August 11, 1997 a technical panel will lead a general
>discussion on the knowledge assessment methodology. This discussions will
>be available at the Web site <http://vita.org/technet/kaarch> and will
>form a background to the public debate.
>
>Still from July 28 to August 11, 1997 a team of participants to the
>knowledge assessment exercise in Fiji, Tonga and Western Samoa will
>discuss case studies and direct experiences with the methodology.
>Summaries of this discussion will be made available for the public debate
>at the close date (August 11, 1997).
>
>>From August 11 to September 1, 1997, the conference will be fully open to
>public participation, although public comments are welcome at any point of
>the previous discussions. Public participants' comments will be displyed
>at the URL: <http://vita.org/technet/kapubarc>
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>To join this conference please send an email message:
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>To: listproc@vita.org
>Subject: (Leave Blank)
>Text: sub kapublic FirstName LastName
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>Give your own FirstName and LastName
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>To share your comments after your subscription is completed, you can
>email:
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> To: kapublic@vita.org
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>We hope you will join this Think Tank and we are looking forward to an
>enriching discussion.
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>
>Sincerely,
>
>Katia Passerini
>World Bank
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> Join the INTERNET CONFERENCE on
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> || Sept. 1, 97 | | URL:
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> / ######################## \ For more information, please contact:
> / ##### [==========] ####### \ kpasserini@worldbank.org
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