What is ciKi?

The International Conference of Knowledge and Innovation – ciKi is an inter-American event that promotes conceptual, methodological, and practical advancement in knowledge management, intellectual capital, and innovation management.

The ciKi is a forum for the exchange of ideas, strategies, and trends relevant to the development of innovation environments and ecosystems, but first of all is a space for exchange and an ideal scenario for the analysis of experiences and good practices that drive innovation on the continent.

The 12th edition of ciKi will be held in Hybrid Mode, under the topic Innovation and Inclusion: generating value for social development, promoted by the Postgraduate program in Engineering and Knowledge Management (EGC) of the Federal University of Santa Catarina – UFSC ( Brazil), the Technological Science Park of the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul – TECNOPUC (Brazil), the Inter-American Organization for Higher Education – IOHE (Canada) and the Tecnológico de Monterrey (Mexico), in partnership with numerous higher education institutions and organizations committed to the development of innovation in the Americas.

To whom is ciKi adressed?

Public Sector

Academic Sector

Private Sector

Third Sector

●Research and innovation managers of governing bodies in Science, Technology and Innovation – STI (national or provincial level).

●Innovation managers in public agencies.

●STI project coordinators.

●Managers of Scientific and Technological Parks (STP).

●Managers of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centers in Universities.

●Vice-rectors of Research and Innovation.

●Managers of research centers.

●Managers of RD+i areas.

●Managers of Corporate Social

●Responsibility divisions.

●Managers of innovation centers.

●Managers of strategic direction.

● Directivos de empresas sociales.

●Representantes de ONG vinculadas con temas de innovación.