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KMi celebrates its 20th Anniversary

Kate Dungate, Thursday 21 May 2015 | Annotate
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Yesterday we reflected on how far we’ve come as a lab and discussed what’s next for Knowledge Media.

We were joined by guests and former colleagues from a range of academic institutions to celebrate this wonderful milestone for KMi.

The event was opened by the OU's new Vice Chancellor, Peter Horrocks and special guests included some of KMi’s founders: Marc Eisenstadt, Tom Vincent and Kitty Chisholm. Guest speakers reminisced over the achievements of the lab over the years and looked to the future.

The talks concluded with a panel discussion, chaired by John Domingue KMi’s Director-designate, on the future of Knowledge Media. Next, our Master of Ceremonies, Enrico Motta steered everyone to the Library for a buzzing exhibition of our current hot projects.

For more details about the day visit http://www.kmi.open.ac.uk/20

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