The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) was set up in 1995 in recognition of the need for the Open University to be at the forefront of research and development in a convergence of areas that impacted on the OU's very nature: Cognitive and Learning Sciences, Artificial Intelligence and Semantic Technologies, and Multimedia. We chose to call this convergence Knowledge Media.

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Drahomira Herrmannova - Photograph

I joined KMi as an intern in October 2011. During my one year internship period I worked as a developer on the CORE project. - http://core-project.kmi.open.ac.uk/about-core After finishing my...

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Allan Third - Photograph

I'm interested in the use of semantic technologies and natural language semantics and generation to improve both intelligent systems and services, and human interactions with them. The Semantic Web...

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Publications

Serra, A.R.C., Ribeiro, S., Pinto, S. and Okada, A. (2014) A utilização de REA na Universidade Aberta do Brasil, III Colóquio Luso Brasileiro de Educação a Distância e Elearning, Lisboa-Portugal

 

Okada, A. (2014) Scaffolding School Pupils' Scientific Argumentation with Evidence-Based Dialogue Maps, in eds. Alexandra Okada, Simon Buckingham Shum, Tony Sherborne, Knowledge Cartography: Software tools and mapping techniques, 2nd edition, Springer Verlag

 

Hornung, H., Piccolo, L. and Arpetti, A. (2014) Human Values: a Gap Between Academia and Industry, XIII Brazilian Symposium on Human Factors in Computer Systems - IHC 2014 (Accepted for publication)

 

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Recent Seminars

Dr. Paul Wilson - Lecturer, School of Design, University of Leeds
Designed visualisation: good design doing good?
This event took place on Tuesday 29 July 2014

 

PhD Researcher Prashant Aparajeya
Point-based medialness for shape representation, recognition and movement computing
This event took place on Wednesday 16 July 2014

Andrew Smith - The Open University
Teaching the Internet over the Internet
This event took place on Monday 07 July 2014

 

Dr Brian Plüss
The Election Debate Visualisation (EDV) Project
This event took place on Thursday 19 June 2014

Studentships

Studentship applications are currently available in KMi, read more and learn how to apply.

Deadline for applications: 29 August 2014

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Knowledge Media Institute
The Open University
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MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 653800

Fax: +44 (0)1908 653169

Email: KMi Support

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