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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Carlos Pedrinaci - Photograph

I am interested in the development of intelligent distributed systems for the Web. My research mainly builds upon results from the Semantic Web and Semantic Web Services communities, but it is also...

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Hassan Saif - Photograph

I joined KMI as a PhD student in April 2011. My research interests are in the areas of sentiment analysis, opinion mining, natural language processing, information extraction, and machine learning....

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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

 

Mulholland, P., Wolff, A., Kilfeather, E. and McCarthy, E. (2014) Storyscope: Using setting and theme to assist the interpretation and development of museum stories, Demo at International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW 2014), Linköping, Sweden

 

Tiddi, I., d'Aquin, M. and Motta, E. (2014) Quantifying the bias in data links, 19th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management (EKAW2014), Linköping, Sweden

 

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Recent Seminars

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Heyer - Institut für Informatik/Computer Science Department Universität Leipzig
Exploratory Search and Trend Detection
This event took place on Wednesday 19 November 2014

 

Dr Richard Holti - The Open University
Engaged research in healthcare - what can digital engagement offer?
This event took place on Monday 10 November 2014

Dr. Liliana Cabral - ISSL, CSIRO, Hobart, TAS, Australia
A Semantic Modelling and Ranking Approach for Agricultural Sensor Data Analytics
This event took place on Thursday 30 October 2014

 

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

Jobs

Research Assistant / Associate

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£28,695 - £37,394
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 24 months

Declared by Harvard Business Review as the “sexiest job of the 21st century”, data science skills are becoming a key asset to maintain European competitiveness in a global market. Data scientists...

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