Roles of KM Strategic Functions include leadership and management providing organizational direction, architecting, planning. Some specific positions (titles may vary from organization to organization (CKO, Directory of KM, Organization Learning or Development, TBD.)

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The 2011 Communique stated: "Strategic level functions are those functions with responsibilities for promoting a knowledge culture, for ensuring there are resources dedicated to knowledge management across the organization."

See the discussion page for 2011 summaries of discussions as well as KM Function COP comments.