K4D Partnership returns to Geneva on 12 September

A full-day meeting of the Knowledge for Development Partnership will take place on 12 September at the WTO World Trade Organization, Geneva. The third edition of the Agenda Knowledge for Development will be introduced, and there will be leading keynote speakers as well as a ‘knowledge market’. Full details and (free of charge) registration are available here.

09.00: Opening

Opening, Introduction to K4DP and the Agenda Knowledge for Development
Dr. Sarah Cummings, K4DP

Keynote address: Outlines of a knowledge agenda for global trade
H.E. Dr. Yonov Frederick Agah, Deputy Director-General WTO

JIU Inspection report on UN-Private Knowledge Partnerships
Dr. Petru Dumitriu, Joint Inspection Unit of the UN

From Geneva Knowledge Group to Geneva Knowledge City
Dr. Pavel Kraus, President, Swiss Knowledge Management Forum (skmf.net)

10.30: Break

Knowledge Café: Advancing Geneva´s profile as a Knowledge City
Facilitator: Dr. Andreas Brandner, K4DP/Knowledge City

12:30 Lunch

14.00: K4DP Project open space and Knowledge Market Place with national and international knowledge service providers

16.00: KM4D Award Ceremony moderated by Dr. Andreas Brandner, K4DP/KMA

The meeting will be taking place at the World Trade Organization (WTO), Centre William Rappard, 154 Rue de Lausanne, Genève, Switzerland.

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