KMi is a multidisciplinary R&D lab that has been at the forefront of innovation for the past 20 years. We lead in a number of areas, including Semantic Technologies, Educational Media, Social Media Analysis, Big Data, Smart Cities, IoT and others.


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I completed my MSc. in Computer Science at The University of Hertfordshire in 2016. I joined KMi as a PhD. student in February 2017. My supervisor is Dr. Petr Knoth.

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I lead an R&D team working in the domains of text-mining, digital libraries and open access/science. I am the founder, product and team leader for CORE, which is a service that aggregates millions of...

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"If you are or want to be a brilliant mind, this is where you want to be!"

Valentina Presutti, Institute of Cognitive Science and Technologies, Italy

"I cannot imagine going to a conference without experiencing deep scientific conversations with KMiers!"

Raphaël Troncy, EURECOM: Graduate School & Research Center, France

"Top location for SW research for decades and going strong!"

Pascal Hitzler, Wright State University, USA


Warren, P., Mulholland, P., Collins, T. and Motta, E. (2018) Improving comprehension of Knowledge Representation languages: a case study with Description Logics, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies

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Warren, P. and Mulholland, P. (2018) Using SPARQL - the practitioners' viewpoint, International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW 2018), Nancy, France, Springer-Verlag

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Salatino, A.A., Thanapalasingam, T., Mannocci, A., Osborne, F. and Motta, E. (2018) Classifying Research Papers with the Computer Science Ontology, Poster at International Semantic Web Conference, Posters & Demonstrations and Industry Tracks, MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA, USA ISWC 2018

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Future Seminars

 Daniel Garijo

Knowledge-Powered Model Integration in Environmental and Social Sciences: Challenges and Solutions

This event will take place on Friday 26 October 2018

Daniel Garijo - University of Southern California

Environmental and social scientists rely on observational data to accurately model natural processes and human activities around the globe. Since these processes and activities do not occur in...

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Recent Seminars

Shadrock Roberts
Machine learning and natural language processing for humanitarian response: a view from the field
This event took place on Wednesday 17 October 2018


Thiviyan Thanapalasingam - The Open University
Ontology-Based Recommendation of Editorial Products
This event took place on Friday 21 September 2018

Peter de Lange - RWTH Aachen University
las2peer: Innovation on the Fringe Next Generation Open Source Service Development for Communities of Practice
This event took place on Monday 10 September 2018


Dr. Valerie Lynch - AND Technology Research Ltd
Big Data, Small Data, Energy Data
This event took place on Friday 20 July 2018


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