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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Lara Piccolo - Photograph

My personal mission is to design technology for triggering positive social changes. Beyond pursuing adequate and pleasant user interactions, my research aims at exploring design methods and...

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Tom Dickinson - Photograph

I am currently a PhD student who's thesis title is "Telling Life Stories from Social Media Content". The approach I am taking looks at identifying and categorising events from a persons social...

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Testimonials

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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

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

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

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

Pascal Hitzler, Wright State University, USA

Publications

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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Corneli, J., Holland, S., Pease, A., Mulholland, P., Murray-Rust, D., Scaltsas, T. and Smaill, A. (2018) Patterns of Design, 23rd European Conference on Pattern Languages of Programs (EuroPLoP '18), Irsee, Germany

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Future Seminars

Dr. David Camacho

A gentle introduction to Community Finding Detection Algorithms

This event will take place on Friday 30 November 2018

Dr. David Camacho - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Social Mining and Community Finding methods can be seen as a particular application domain of Big Data, Data Mining and Machine Learning areas. The interest in Community Finding Problems on...

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Recent Seminars

Christopher Stahl - Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Cobra, Piranha, and Other Deadly Animals: An Overview of Publication Mining Research at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
This event took place on Monday 29 October 2018

 

Daniel Garijo - University of Southern California
Knowledge-Powered Model Integration in Environmental and Social Sciences: Challenges and Solutions
This event took place on Friday 26 October 2018

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

Jobs

Front-end Web Developer and UX Designer (GR7)

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£33,199 - £39,609
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract up to 20 months

The team at the OU runs the world's largest aggregator of research papers called CORE (core.ac.uk), with about 1.5 million monthly active users, and a set of projects promoting principles of Open...

Front-end Web Developer and UX Designer (GR6)

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£27,025 - £32,236
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract up to 20 months

The team at The Open University runs the world's largest aggregator of research papers called CORE (core.ac.uk), with about 1.5 million monthly active users, and a set of projects promoting...

Research Asst / Assoc / Fellow for Blockchain Learning Verification

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£30,395 - £44,559 (Grade AC1 / AC2 / AC3)
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 31st December 2021

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is a distinct research unit within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) at the Open University. KMi is looking for a Research...

Mobile Applications Developer (GR6)

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£27,025 - £32,236
Based in Milton Keynes
Permanent Appointment

The Research and Innovation Software team develop software for a range of research projects and University courses. With this role we are looking for someone who can be a mobile applications...

Research Asst / Assoc / Fellow for Mainstreaming Learning Analytics

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£30,395 - £44,559 (Grade AC1 / AC2 / AC3)
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 31st March 2021

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is a distinct research unit within the Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) at the Open University. KMi is looking for a Research...

Research Assistant / Associate

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£30,395 - £39,609 (Grade AC1 / AC2)
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30th April 2020

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a Research Assistant or a Research Associate (depending on qualification), to work on EU funded project - Up2U. The project will be focusing on...

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Knowledge Media Institute
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Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

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