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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My research focuses on the socio-technical factors influencing the design and uptake of Collective Intelligence infrastructures. These are online environments which seek to improve collective...

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I am a Full Professor at the Knowledge Media institute, The Open University, where I lead a group specialising in Social Semantics and Web Science. Previously to joining KMi, I was a senior research...

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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


Salatino, A.A., Osborne, F. and Motta, E. (2018) AUGUR: Forecasting the Emergence of New Research Topics, Joint Conference on Digital Libraries 2018, Fort Worth, Texas


Herrmannova, D., Knoth, P. and Patton, R. (2018) Analyzing Citation-Distance Networks for Evaluating Publication Impact, 11th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2018)

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Islam, R., Georgiou, T., Holland, S., Price, B. and Mulholland, P. (2018) How can rhythmic haptic cueing using wearable haptic devices help gait rehabilitation for stroke survivors: a longitudinal pilot study, 2nd Digital Health & Wellbeing Conference, Milton Keynes, UK

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Future Seminars

 Beyza Yaman

Interlinking SciGraph and DBpedia datasets: an initial investigation

This event will take place on Wednesday 02 May 2018

Beyza Yaman - University of Genoa

Over the past years, we have seen a proliferation of Linked Data sources, however often these are not easily exploitable unless they are augmented with additional links between them. Only by...

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Recent Seminars

Prof. Daniele Nardi
Semantic Mapping
This event took place on Friday 20 April 2018


Zeeshan Jan
ScienceMiles - Digital currency for researchers
This event took place on Wednesday 18 April 2018

Pablo Aragón - Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Characterizing participation in online discussion platforms
This event took place on Wednesday 04 April 2018


Lu Xiao - School of Information Studies Syracuse University
Internet Users Reasoning in Large-Scale Online Open Participative (LSOOP) Activities
This event took place on Friday 23 March 2018


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Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
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