Katrina Pugh

Academic Director, Columbia University

Katrina Pugh is the Academic Director of Columbia’s Information and Knowledge Strategy (IKNS) Master’s program, where she leads the faculty and teaches. Kate has combined information, economics, and collaboration for over 25 years. The intersection of information and collaboration has been the centerpiece of the Columbia IKNS curriculum for six years. Kate edited and co-authored Smarter Innovation, a 20-author book on knowledge-driven innovation (Ark Group). Her critically acclaimed book, Sharing Hidden Know-How (Jossey-Bass/Wiley), is a guide to strategic conversation for knowledge-creation.