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, Blockchain, Smart Cities, IoT and others.


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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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Anita Khadka is a PhD candidate in the Knowledge Media Institute in the Open University. Her research interest is focused on finding semantic relationships between research publications from a large...

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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


Vukadinovic Greetham, D., Charlton, N. and Poghosyan, A. (2019) Total positive influence domination on weighted networks, The 8th International Conference on Complex Networks and their Applications, Lisbon

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Daga, E. and Motta, E. (2019) Capturing themed evidence, a hybrid approach, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Knowledge Capture, Marina del Rey, California, United States

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Antonini, A. and Lupi, L. (2019) Social AI for Engaging UbiComp, Halfway to the Future, Nottingham, UK

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Future Seminars

Ph.D Heloisa Candello

Design and Evaluation of Multi-party Conversational Systems

This event will take place on Monday 18 November 2019

Ph.D Heloisa Candello - IBM Research Brazil

User Evaluation of Multi-party Conversational Systems. Recent advances in artificial intelligence, natural language processing, and mobile computing, together with the rising popularity of chat...

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Recent Seminars

Julio Gonzalo - National Distance Education University
Bias in System Evaluation
This event took place on Thursday 24 October 2019


Dr. Stephen Haben - Energy Systems Catapult
Some topics in the digitalisation of Energy Systems
This event took place on Friday 11 October 2019

Dr. Goran Glavaš - University of Mannheim
Projection-Based Cross-Lingual Word Embeddings: On Strong Baselines, Comparative Evaluation, and Some Misconceptions
This event took place on Thursday 10 October 2019


Marcus Voss - Technische Universität
When are household load profiles similar? Comparing distance measures for Smart Meter Data Analytics
This event took place on Monday 22 July 2019


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