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KMi invites external speakers to present their work to the lab. We also welcome approaches from researchers who are interested to present their work. Please contact either the KMi staff member who is working in your field, or the seminars coordinator, Anna De Liddo.

Events take place at the KMi Podium (Berrill Building, 4th Floor North) unless otherwise stated.

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Future Events

 Beyza Yaman

Interlinking SciGraph and DBpedia datasets: an initial investigation

Over the past years, we have seen a proliferation of Linked Data sources, however often these are not easily exploitable unless they are augmented with additional links between them. Only by doing so we can contribute to the evolution of the...

Presenter: Beyza Yaman
Organisation: University of Genoa
Webcast time: 11:30
Webcast date: Wednesday 02 May 2018
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Prof. Daniele Nardi

Semantic Mapping

Semantic mapping is the process that creates a representation of the environment suitable for the implementation of complex tasks and behaviors that require both geometric and semantic knowledge. We will present an overview of the approaches...

Presenter: Prof. Daniele Nardi
Organisation:
Webcast time: 11:00
Webcast date: Friday 20 April 2018
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Past Events

ScienceMiles - Digital currency for researchers

Peer-reviewing is a community-driven activity where volunteer researchers assess the work of other researchers. Peer-reviewing is an important and time-consuming activity that has very little recognition. This lack of incentive may lead to...

Presenter: Zeeshan Jan
Organisation:
Webcast date: Wednesday 18 April 2018
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Characterizing participation in online discussion platforms

Online discussions are the essence of many social platforms on the Internet. Discussion platforms are receiving increasing interest because of their potential to become deliberative spaces. Although previous studies have proposed approaches to...

Presenter: Pablo Aragón
Organisation: Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Webcast date: Wednesday 04 April 2018
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Internet Users Reasoning in Large-Scale Online Open Participative (LSOOP) Activities

Internet users increasingly interact with others through these new and advanced forms of online communication. Many of these interactions involve complex reasoning processes. Compared to face-to-face communications, participation in Open...

Presenter: Lu Xiao
Organisation: School of Information Studies Syracuse University
Webcast date: Friday 23 March 2018
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Context recognition and urban intelligence from mining spatio-temporal sensor data

Effective and efficient techniques for analyzing spatio-temporal sensor data from the urban enviornment are paramount, particularly in addressing these key growth areas in urbanization: human mobility, transportation, and energy consumption....

Presenter: Flora Salim
Organisation: RMIT University
Webcast date: Thursday 15 March 2018
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Integrating Semantic Web in the Real World: A journey between two cities

An early vision in Computer Science has been to create intelligent systems capable of reasoning on large amounts of data. Today, this vision can be delivered by integrating Relational Databases with the Semantic Web using the W3C standards: a...

Presenter: Juan Sequeda
Organisation: Capsenta
Webcast date: Monday 05 February 2018
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