Connect with Patrick Lambe

Patrick Lambe

Principal Consultant
Straits Knowledge
Author, Principles of Knowledge Auditing

Picture of Patrick LambePatrick Lambe is the author of the newly-published book "Principles of Knowledge Auditing: Foundations for KM Implementation" (MIT Press 2023), of the widely-praised book "Organising Knowledge: Taxonomies, Knowledge and Organisational Effectiveness" (Elsevier Chandos 2007) and co-author with Nick Milton of "The Knowledge Managers Handbook: a step by step guide to implementing KM in your organization" 2nd edn (Kogan Page 2019), which was awarded the 2019 CILIP K&IM Information Resources Prize in the Print Category. Based in Ireland and Singapore, he is the founder of knowledge management research and consulting firm Straits Knowledge, founding President of the International Society for Knowledge Organization Singapore Chapter, Visiting Professor at Bangkok University, and a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of Knowledge Management. Patrick was educated at Oxford, did his Master's in Librarianship and Information Studies at the University of London, and has worked for the past 40 years in librarianship, learning and development, elearning and knowledge management. He is a widely respected keynote speaker and writer on knowledge and information management issues, and his blog is at

Enterprise Search & Discovery 2022

Enterprise Search & Discovery 2019

Enterprise Search & Discovery 2017

Enterprise Search & Discovery 2016

  • Wednesday, November 16, 2016
    • 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. KEYNOTE PANEL: Hacking KM

Enterprise Search Summit Fall 2012

  • Friday, October 19, 2012
    • 8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. KEYNOTE: KM Saves Lives
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2012
    • 2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Organizing Content for Findability

Enterprise Search Summit Fall 2011

  • Thursday, November 3, 2011
    • 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Keynote: KM for the Future: Pioneers’ Perspectives

Co-Located With