Emcee and Opening Session Speaker

Cindy Hubert
Executive Director of Client Solutions | APQC

Cindy Hubert is a thought leader in KM. She is responsible for inspiring leadership and building knowledge on multiple dimensions across APQC. Over the past 20 years, Cindy has provided the leadership and oversight to more than 500 client projects using APQC's proven methodologies.


Keynote Speakers

Daniel Coyle
Bestselling Author

Daniel Coyle is the award-winning, NY Times-bestselling author of several books on leadership and performance, including The Talent Code, The Little Book of Talent, and his newest book, The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups.


John Stepper
Author and Creator of Working Out Loud

John helps organizations create more collaborative cultures – and helps individuals access a better career and life – by spreading the practice of Working Out Loud. Over the last ten years he has developed a global movement that helps people be more effective, access more opportunities, and feel happier at work.


Carla O'Dell
Thought Leader and Chairman | APQC

Carla has a unique perspective about what really matters in KM and how to make it work for your organization. Renowned for her thought provoking and interactive presentations, Carla is consistently among the highest-rated speakers at conferences.


Accelerated Knowledge Session Speakers

Lynda Braksiek
Director, Knowledge and Change Strategies | Collins Aerospace

Lynda drives a team responsible for major knowledge and change initiatives. Lynda has a Masters degree in Organizational Leadership, is a Prosci® certified Change Manager and an iPec Certified Professional Coach.


Dana Tessier
Director of Knowledge Management | Shopify

Dana has designed and implemented knowledge management strategies for high tech companies in fast-paced and high-growth environments. She is currently the Director of Knowledge Management at Shopify.



Breakout Session Speakers

Nathan Ahlstrom

Diego Alvarad

Nicole Balliette
Catholic Relief Services
John Boden
Society of Petroleum Engineers
David Boland
Grant Thornton, LLP
Alan Boulter
Theresa Decker
Samaritan's Purse International Relief
Laurence Fourcade

Kim Glover

Rachel Happe
The Community Roundtable
Cindy Hubert

Charles Jessup

Doug Kalish
Grant Thornton, LLP
Darcy Lemons

Natasha Levanti
Ove Arup & Partners

Mary Maida
Joanna McAinsh
Matt Meade
Hanan Al Mheiri
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority
Antonio Moneo
Brian Sanders
Reid Smith
i2k Connect Inc.
Andrew Stanger
Mayer Brown LLP
Sara Teitelman
Ideal State
Lauren Trees
Simon Trussler
Iknow LLC