Dr Nick Milton

Nick Milton is director and co-founder of Knoco Ltd (www.knoco.com) with over 25 years experience in Knowledge Management.

Working with Knoco Ltd, Nick has been helped develop and deliver KM strategies, implementation plans and services in a wide range of different organizations around the globe. He has a particular interest in Lessons Learned programs, and has managed major lessons capture programs, particularly in the area of mergers and acquisitions, and high technology engineering.

Prior to founding Knoco, Nick spent two years at the centre of the team that made BP the leading KM company in the world at the time; acting as the team Knowledge Manager, developing and implementing BP's knowledge of "how to manage knowledge", and coordinating the BP KM Community of Practice.  

Nick is the author/co-author of the following books:

  • The Knowledge Manager’s handbook;
  • Designing a Successful KM Strategy;
  • The Lessons Learned handbook;
  • Knowledge Management for Teams and Projects;
  • Knowledge Management for Sales and Marketing, and
  • Performance through Learning – knowledge management in practice.

Nick is a widely recognized coach and trainer, and has given keynote speeches at most of the leading international Knowledge Management conferences, such as KM World, KM Europe, KMUK, KM Russia, KM Egypt, IAPG Argentina, IKM Jakarta, KM Singapore and KM Brazil. In 2007 he was awarded “Lecturer of the year” from Chalmers University. He is a member of the ISO working group currently developing a KM standard.

Nick blogs most days (www.nickmilton.com) and can be found on Twitter (@nickknoco). He is based in the UK, near the city of Bath.

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