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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.

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Past Events

Diagrammatic Ontology Engineering

Ontology engineering is a difficult activity and requires both domain knowledge and expertise in modelling notations such as OWL. The symbolic-like nature of OWL and, even more so, description logics can pose a barrier to entry for those who...

Presenter: Dr Gem Stapleton
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Webcast date: Tuesday 24 May 2016
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How Blockchain Technology Will Change Industries

Hugh Halford-Thompson of BTL will give an introduction to blockchain technologies before talking in more detail about various use cases across different sectors including payments and settlement, reconciliation, and traceability. He will...

Presenter: Hugh Halford-Thompson
Organisation: Quickbitcoin
Webcast date: Tuesday 24 May 2016
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Insights from psychology and language how theories of human reasoning and human language are relevant to computer science

Cognitive psychology and theories of language have had an impact on the development of computer science for many decades.  Early work in cognitive psychology influenced, and was influenced by computer scientists, whilst research on human...

Presenter: Paul Warren
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Webcast date: Wednesday 04 May 2016
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Transparency in Design: How far did we get from WYSIWIG?

Digital technologies are becoming the main conduit for our actions, communication, and interactions. Having a good command of adopted technologies and a good understanding of processes they enable, is essential for informed and responsible...

Presenter: Prof Natasa Milic-Frayling
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Webcast date: Friday 22 April 2016
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Language of online Social Networks Detection, Diffusion, Prediction

Language exists in a constant flux: existing in the duality of social structure and the actions of the agents with the system. As a result, new words come and go from people's vocabularies - e.g. the recent introduction of `e-cig' and...

Presenter: Daniel Kershaw
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Webcast date: Tuesday 15 March 2016
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Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
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The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a bright and ambitious post-doctoral researcher to complement the Open University’s Data Science Group. You will have a profound understanding of the practices of data modelling and sharing, as...

Research Assistant / Associate

Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
£28,982 - £37,768
Based in Milton Keynes
Temporary contract for 12 months

The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a bright and ambitious post-doctoral researcher to complement the Open University’s Data Science Group, working at the interface between computer science and the social sciences on the...

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Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
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Based in Milton Keynes
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The Knowledge Media Institute (KMi) is looking for a Java Developer to join their international team of developers and researchers. This is a great opportunity to work at the intersection of research and development. You will work on the design...

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