Workshop F

Workshop F: Accelerating Organisational Performance Outcomes through Advanced Knowledge Leadership Practices

Facilitated by:
Ibrahim Seba Al Marri, Director Knowledge Management, Dubai Police
Arthur Shelley, Intelligent Answers; Founder, The Organizational Zoo
About the workshop:
An immersive workshop that will guide you and your organisation in the development of a KM strategy and model that will accelerate performance outcomes by collaborating together the best experiences from Dubai Police’s Knowledge Management journey and successful Knowledge strategies from Intelligent Answers.
• Build current knowledge foundations
• Effectively drive continuous improvement and competitive advantage at personal, team and organisational levels
• Logical framework to harvest synergistic opportunities
• Enhance leadership and guide your team to strategically to build the knowledge and capabilities required for an increasingly changing future

About the workshop leaders:
Dr. Ibrahim Seba Al Marri is one of the young leaders in the Dubai Police. He combines academic achievement and practical experience. In 2012, he was awarded a PhD by Manchester Metropolitan University for his work on Knowledge sharing in the Dubai Police Force. Since his return to his role in the Dubai Police Force, Dr Al Marri, has won the SHAIKH RASHID AWARD FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE for the year 2012, and has been granted many badges of appreciation and certificates of thanks and praise from the Dubai Police. He is currently Director of the Knowledge Department within Dubai Police. He also supports many organizations in his region in applying knowledge management and leads a team on knowledge consulting in UAE, in collaboration with
the Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government. Dr Al Marri has designed four initiatives for applying KM within Dubai Police, all of which have also been implemented in various government departments in Dubai. Finally, under Dr Al Marri’s leadership, in 2015, the Dubai Police was acknowledged
at having the highest standard of knowledge within the Government of Dubai.
Dr Arthur Shelley is a capability development and knowledge strategy consultant with over 30 years professional experience. He has held a variety of roles including Global Knowledge Director in a multinational corporation and manager of international projects in Australia, Europe, Asia and USA. Arthur is awarded tertiary educator, including a 2014 Australian Office of Learning and Teaching citation for “outstanding contributions to student learning”. He facilitates creative workshops as well as F2F, blended and virtual courses on Knowledge Driven Performance and Project Leadership in RMIT University’s MBA and Master of Project Management programs and Knowledge Management through Open Universities Australia. Author two books: Being a Successful Knowledge Leader and The Organizational Zoo, several book chapters, articles
journals and has a regular blog providing insights from his metaphor and behaviour research. More at