This Interest Group focuses on how managers can best leverage the knowledge base of their organizations in order to build competitive advantages for their firms. Some of the questions of interest to this group include: What is organizational knowledge? Where does it reside? How does organizational learning take place and how does it feed into knowledge? What is the link between learning and innovation? How is knowledge shared and transmitted within and among organizations? How can knowledge, learning, and innovation be managed better?
The Knowledge and Innovation Virtual Series is a series of panel events with thought leaders in knowledge and innovation focusing on relevant and timely issues starting July 2020.
Held on July 7, 2020
In a world where artificial intelligence is increasingly acquiring power, what kind of knowledge is strategic for a firm? What is the role of previously accumulated organizational knowledge in the new competitive arena?
• Gautam Ahuja, Cornell University
• Carliss Baldwin, Harvard Business School
• Avi Goldfarb, University of Toronto