Welcome to MEKEI

The mission of the MEKEI research institute is to use research and education to help transform the countries of the Middle East and North Africa to advanced, knowledge-based societies led by sustainable innovation and social advance.


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  • For each session there is an activity or set of activities. These are designed to help you engage with the introduction to the theories explored within the workshop.
  • Your tutor will be on hand to guide you through the course and will expect you to bring to bear personal experience and reflection on the topics covered.
  • Group work will be required for participants to engage in the workshop. Such activity allows participants to embed the new.
  • knowledge within their experience through active discussion and challenge.
Program Overview

DAY ONE (Saturday 29th December 2018) 

  • Arrival refreshment and registration
  • Welcome and overview
  • General introduction to strategy and strategic management
  • Strategic alignment and transformation enablers
  • Understanding KM within organisations
  • Introduction to change management
  • Discussion and reflection

DAY TWO (Sunday 30th December 2018) 

  • Arrival Refreshment and reflection on day one
  • Evaluate the benefits of carefully thought through KM strategies
  • SMART KM Framework
  • Managing people, information and processes
  • Establishment of KM Community of Practice (CoP) in your organisation
  • KM readiness assessment exercise for your organization
  • Discussion and reflection

DAY THREE (Monday 31st December 2018) 

  • Arrival Refreshment and reflection on day two
  • Digital Transformation
  • Computational knowledge discovery
  • Artificial intelligence and Deep Learning
  • KM cycle in cyberspace
  • Discussion and reflection – Next steps