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Certified Knowledge Specialist - Information Architecture (New to KMI) - Sept 13-14, 2017 - Washington, DC

Summary

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This registration page is designed for students NEW to KMI, who have not yet received a CKP or CKM certification.  If this is your category, please register using this site.

 

You will complete the KM Foundation and Essentials portion of the course online (approximately 10 hours of e-learning) plus the 2-day Information Architecture course to earn your CKS.  There is an exam for each section of the course, and both exams must be passed to earn certification.  

 

KM Foundation and Essentials - Learn the essential skills/knowledge for KM initiatives in the early startup phase.  

 

Information Architecture Principles 

  • Information modeling
  • Building taxonomies from the Information Model 
  • Metadata development and use
  • Conducting the card sort
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • IA and the User Experience
  • Content (Information and Knowledge) Governance Principles and Practice 

Why Study Information Architecture? 

Have you ever experienced a situation when you just could not find that document on your content management system or a specific job aid, standard operating procedure or knowledge article in your knowledge repository?

 

Maybe you are using a system or website where you discover the navigation and naming of topics and subtopics don't quite pertain to what you do or how you perform your job?  Or, are you finding that your organization has different names for the same or similar content and you are not sure if you found or are using the correct content?

 

A contributing cure for these many dilemmas is to implement an information architecture that will drive a user centric taxonomy, metadata and associated keywords to enable consistent labeling, organization, categorization and "findability" of your content (information and knowledge).

Details

  • When

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - Thursday, September 14, 2017
    8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    Atlantic Time

  • Where

  • Sheraton Tysons Hotel
    8661 Leesburg Pike
    Tysons, Virginia 22182
    USA
    703-448-1234

Additional Information

When registering, you will have the option to pay online by credit card, use a purchase order, request an invoice, or pay offline.  

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