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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People

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I am a Systems Operator for the Systems Team at KMi. I provide support for both the Systems and Network administration and Website development.

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Enrico Daga - Photograph

I am "Project Officer - Linked Data". I am in charge of the maintenance and evolution of the Linked Open Data platform of The Open University. I guarantee the continuous operation and update of the...

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Publications

Third, A. and Domingue, J. (2017) The Irrefutable History of You: Distributed Ledgers and Semantics for Ubiquitous Personal Ratings, Workshop: Re-coding Black Mirror at International Semantic Web Conference, Vienna, Austria

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Daquino, M., Daga, E., d'Aquin, M., Gangemi, A., Holland, S., Laney, R., Penuela, A. and Mulholland, P. (2017) Characterizing the Landscape of Musical Data on the Web: State of the Art and Challenges, Workshop: Second Workshop on Humanities in the Semantic Web - WHiSe II at Co-located with the 16th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC), Vienna, Austria

 

Mannocci, A., Salatino, A.A., Osborne, F. and Motta, E. (2017) 2100 AI: Reflections on the mechanisation of scientific discovery, Workshop: Re-coding Black Mirror at The 16th International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC '17), Wien

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Future Seminars

Prof John Domingue

Blockchains as a Component of the Next Generation Internet

This event will take place on Tuesday 31 October 2017

Prof John Domingue - KMi, The Open University

Blockchains are best known as the technological underpinning for the Bitcoin cryptocurrency highlighted for its potential to revolutionise the financial world. For example, a World Economic...

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Recent Seminars

Drahomira Herrmannova
Mining Scholarly Publications for Research Evaluation
This event took place on Monday 16 October 2017

 

Trung Huynh
Learning word representations with deep learning
This event took place on Wednesday 04 October 2017

 

Prof Ian Witten - University of Waikato
Mining MOOCs to assist second language learners
This event took place on Thursday 28 September 2017

Jobs

Project Officer - Data Hub Development

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
32,548 - 38,833
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30 June 2019

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

Web Developer (Front-end and CMS)

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
26,495 - 31,604
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract until 30 June 2018

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 Web...

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Knowledge Media Institute
The Open University
Walton Hall
Milton Keynes
MK7 6AA
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1908 653800

Fax: +44 (0)1908 653169

Email: KMi Support

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