Francisco Javier Carrillo, WCI President

An international consultant and a Professor of Knowledge Management (KM) at Tecnológico de Monterrey (http://www.itesm.edu/wps/portal/english), he is regarded as a World leader in Knowledge Cities and Knowledge Based Development. He founded in 1992 the Center for Knowledge Systems (www.knowledgesystems.org), where he has lead over a hundred contracted projects as a director up to this date. He has developed the Capital Systems Framework as a model of knowledge-based organizations. He is President of the World Capital Institute (worldcapitalinstitute.org), the organization heading the annual MAKCi Awards (Most Admired Knowledge City) as well as the Knowledge Cities World Summit (upcoming KCWS Melbourne 2010: http://www.melbourneknowledgesummit.com). He is a founding member of the New Club of Paris and seats on the editorial boards of several international journals and KM-related professional organizations. He has built a KM network throughout the Americas (www.iberoamericana.org) and is listed in Who´s Who in The World, Who´s Who in Global Banking and Finance and in the Special Edition 2000 of The Barons 500.