Scientific Calendar Event

Starts 24 May 2021
Ends 28 May 2021
Central European Time
Online -
An ICTP-IAEA Virtual Meeting

This School webinar series is a certificate online course providing specialized education and training on development and implementation of knowledge management programmes in nuclear science and technology organizations. It is intended for young professionals in current or future leading roles in managing nuclear knowledge.

Jointly organized by ICTP and the IAEA since 2004, this Nuclear Knowledge Management (NKM) School focuses on methodologies and practices and explores various dimensions of nuclear knowledge management.  These include processes and tools, challenges and benefits, culture influence, relationship with human resource development, IT for knowledge preservation and sharing. Learning is supplemented with real life examples from NKM programmes in different types of nuclear organizations. The aim is to encourage ‘forward thinking’ and to enable participants to apply theory and insights in their daily work. Lectures by recognized experts are coupled with an online forum and dedicated panel discussions where participants have the opportunity to discuss issues and solutions related to the implementation of NKM programmes.

  • Nuclear knowledge and knowledge management fundamentals
  • Developing policies and strategies in managing nuclear knowledge
  • Managing nuclear information resources
  • Human resources development
  • Risk of knowledge loss and knowledge transfer
  • Practical guidance and good practices on NKM

Registration: There is no registration fee.


Tea Billic Zabric (IAEA), Maria Elena Urso (IAEA), Local Organiser: Claudio Tuniz