By Robert R. Hoffman, Brian M. Moon, Joseph D. Novak, Alberto J. Cañas

The increasing program of idea Mapping comprises its position in wisdom elicitation, institutional reminiscence maintenance, and ideation. With the appearance of the CmapTools wisdom modeling software program equipment, proposal Mapping is being utilized with elevated frequency and good fortune to deal with various difficulties within the workplace.

Supported via company software case reports, Applied suggestion Mapping: shooting, examining, and Organizing Knowledge bargains an obtainable advent to the speculation, equipment, and alertness of idea Mapping in enterprise and govt. The case reports illustrate purposes throughout a number of industries—including engineering, product improvement, safety, and healthcare.

The authors supply entry to a loose obtain of CmapTools, courtesy of the Institute for Human and desktop Cognition, to let readers to create and proportion their very own suggestion Maps. providing examples from the U.S., Canada, Australia, Spain, Brazil, Scotland, and The Netherlands, they spotlight an international standpoint of this dynamic software. The textual content is geared up into 3 sections:

Practitioners’ Views—supplies narratives, suggestions, and reports of functions from occupation notion Mappers
Recent Case stories and Results—presents in-depth examinations of particular functions and their results
Pushing the Boundaries—explores what’s attainable and the place the boundary stipulations lie


Applied idea Mapping allows the elemental realizing had to harness the ability of inspiration Mapping to improve manageable ideas to an almost limitless variety of real-world difficulties.

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Concept maps for combining hard and soft system thinking in the management of socio-ecosystems. In Concept Mapping: Connecting Educators: Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Concept Mapping, eds. A. Cañas, P. Reiska, M. Åhlberg, and J. Novak. Tallinn, Estonia and Helsinki, Finland. Sibbett, D. 2010. Visual Meetings: How Graphics, Sticky Notes and Idea Mapping Can Transform Group Productivity. Wiley: Hoboken, NJ. Simard, J. 2010. Cirque du Soleil Concept Mapping. Video Presentation at the Fourth International Conference on Concept Mapping.

Freeman, L. A. 2004. The power and benefits of concept mapping: Measuring use, usefulness, ease of use, and satisfaction. In Concept Maps: Theory, Methodology, Technology, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Concept Mapping, eds. A. Cañas, J. Novak, and F. González. Pamplona, Spain. © 2011 by Taylor & Francis Group, LLC Introduction and Overview of the Book • xxxix Hoffman, R. , J. W. Coffey, and K. M. Ford. 2000. A case study in the research paradigm of human-centered computing: Local expertise in weather forecasting.

Each of the contributors in this section has logged many hundreds of hours in developing, conducting, and evaluating Applied Concept Mapping. In Chapter 1, Applying Educational Tools and Ideas in the Corporate World, Joseph D. Novak and Alberto J. Cañas recount the emergence of Applied Concept Mapping and CmapTools from their perspectives as founders of Concept Mapping and co-founder and an associate director of the Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, where he had led the development of CmapTools.

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