KMi Seminars
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.

To add/remove yourself from KMi Seminar announcements, enter your email address and select kmi-seminar-list from the list on this page. Below are past and forthcoming speakers.

Past Events
The power of informal learning: A social network perspective
Wednesday 02 April 2014
The power of informal learning: A social network perspective
Dr Bart Rienties Institute of Educational Technology (IET), The Open University
Taking Control of Learning Data
Wednesday 12 March 2014
Taking Control of Learning Data
Dr. Ben Betts HT2 http://LearningLocker.net
Open Science and Archaeology - experiences from the DART project
Monday 10 March 2014
Open Science and Archaeology - experiences from the DART project
Dr Antony Beck The University of Leeds
Exploring Scholarly Data with Rexplore
Wednesday 05 March 2014
Exploring Scholarly Data with Rexplore
Francesco Osborne
Citizen-led social innovation: re-booting academia
Monday 10 February 2014
Citizen-led social innovation: re-booting academia
Dr Erinma Ochu University of Manchester
Personal Learning Environments and Emergent Educational Practices
Tuesday 04 February 2014
Personal Learning Environments and Emergent Educational Practices
Dr. Linda J. Castaneda Group of Research in Educational Technology. University of Murcia
EUCLID Module 6: Scaling Up Linked Data
Thursday 19 December 2013
EUCLID Module 6: Scaling Up Linked Data
Marin Dimitrov OntoText Lab., Sirma AI Ltd., Sofia, Bulgaria
The Flashmeeting digital videoconferencing system: The case of the I am not Scared project
Thursday 19 December 2013
The Flashmeeting digital videoconferencing system: The case of the I am not Scared project
Stefanos Armakolas School of Pedagogical Technological Education (ASPETE)
In the quest for the city of knowledge: challenges and developments
Tuesday 17 December 2013
In the quest for the city of knowledge: challenges and developments
PhD Vanessa Lopez IBM Research Ireland
Big Data Opportunities and Challenges for IR, Text Mining, and NLP
Thursday 12 December 2013
Big Data Opportunities and Challenges for IR, Text Mining, and NLP
Professor Beth Plale Director, Data to Insight Center Managing Director, Pervasive Technology Institute Professor of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University
Juxtalearn: From Practice into Practice
Monday 09 December 2013
Juxtalearn: From Practice into Practice
Dr. Anne Adams University College London Interaction Centre
UKCoRR Annual Meeting
Tuesday 03 December 2013
UKCoRR Annual Meeting
Prof. Peter Scott
Open access, open source and OpenClinical: a knowledge commons for healthcare?
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Open access, open source and OpenClinical: a knowledge commons for healthcare?
Professor John Fox Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford and Department of Oncology, UCL and Royal Free Hospital
Rapid Prototyping in distance learning for Industrial Design studies
Friday 22 November 2013
Rapid Prototyping in distance learning for Industrial Design studies
Dr. Nieves Pedreira Souto Department of Information and Communications Technologies, University of A Corua, Spain
Mining Research Publication Networks for Impact
Wednesday 06 November 2013
Mining Research Publication Networks for Impact
Drahomira Herrmannova
How to lose publics and alienate people: Social exclusion in public engagement with science
Monday 14 October 2013
How to lose publics and alienate people: Social exclusion in public engagement with science
Dr Emily Dawson Kings College London
EUCLID Module 5
Monday 14 October 2013
EUCLID Module 5
Christoph Pinkel fluid Operations AG
Vilfredo goes to Athens: an AI moderator for Consensus Building
Tuesday 08 October 2013
Vilfredo goes to Athens: an AI moderator for Consensus Building
Dr. Pietro Speroni di Fenizio DCU external Investigator, Ahref consultant
Changing energy consumption awareness by means of technology
Wednesday 18 September 2013
Changing energy consumption awareness by means of technology
Lara Piccolo
Neural Patterns of Engagement
Friday 02 August 2013
Neural Patterns of Engagement
Dr. Roberto Fernandez Martinez University of La Rioja, Spain
A Case Study on Generating Semantic Sensor Data
Wednesday 17 July 2013
A Case Study on Generating Semantic Sensor Data
Dr. Liliana Cabral ISSL, CSIRO, Hobart, TAS, Australia
The Grand Challenges in Technology-Enhanced Learning
Tuesday 09 July 2013
The Grand Challenges in Technology-Enhanced Learning
Fridolin Wild KMi, The Open University
Structured Kernel-based Learning for Spatial Role Labeling
Wednesday 03 July 2013
Structured Kernel-based Learning for Spatial Role Labeling
Emanuele Bastianelli Semantic Analytics Group - University of Rome Tor Vergata
Challenges of finding aesthetically pleasing images
Wednesday 26 June 2013
Challenges of finding aesthetically pleasing images
Stanislav Bagley
Interpreting Linked Data as ontologies: doctrines and creeping issues
Wednesday 15 May 2013
Interpreting Linked Data as ontologies: doctrines and creeping issues
Dr. Alessandro Adamou The Open University
Relational Database to RDF (RDB2RDF)
Wednesday 15 May 2013
Relational Database to RDF (RDB2RDF)
Juan Sequeda Department of Computer Sciences, University of Texas, Austin
Ephorus: The stony road of innovation
Thursday 25 April 2013
Ephorus: The stony road of innovation
Joep Chappin Ephorus
EUCLID Module 3: The Production of Linked Data
Monday 22 April 2013
EUCLID Module 3: The Production of Linked Data
Dr Barry Norton Solutions Architect, Ontotext
Harnessing Linked Knowledge Sources for Topic Classification in Social Media
Wednesday 03 April 2013
Harnessing Linked Knowledge Sources for Topic Classification in Social Media
Dr Elizabeth Cano Basave
Some challenges for large-scale data management
Wednesday 13 March 2013
Some challenges for large-scale data management
Dr. Jose Manuel Gomez-Perez Intelligent Software Components (iSOCO)
EUCLID Module 2: Querying Linked Data
Monday 04 March 2013
EUCLID Module 2: Querying Linked Data
Dr Barry Norton Solutions Architect, Ontotext
W3C Overview
Thursday 28 February 2013
W3C Overview
Julian Harriott W3C - hosted by Nominet
User Engagement in the Digital World
Wednesday 28 November 2012
User Engagement in the Digital World
Dr. Mounia Lalmas Yahoo! Research, Barcelona
Feature LDA: a Supervised Topic Model for Automatic Detection of Web API Documentations from the Web
Tuesday 06 November 2012
Feature LDA: a Supervised Topic Model for Automatic Detection of Web API Documentations from the Web
Dr. Chenghua Lin KMi, The Open University
Learning Analytics symposium
Thursday 25 October 2012
Learning Analytics symposium
Dr Simon Buckingham Shum
EUCLID Module 1: Linked Data
Monday 01 October 2012
EUCLID Module 1: Linked Data
Dr Barry Norton Solutions Architect, Ontotext
Knowledge Architecture (Free and in Flow) in a Social Network
Monday 03 September 2012
Knowledge Architecture (Free and in Flow) in a Social Network
Izabel Meister Mackenzie University, So Paulo, Brazil
The Web in Science and Research
Tuesday 24 July 2012
The Web in Science and Research
Peter Kraker Know-Center, Graz University of Technology
Topic Models for Data Mining
Friday 13 July 2012
Topic Models for Data Mining
Dr. Tomoharu Iwata NTT/University of Cambridge
Context Computing Based on Wireless Features
Wednesday 04 July 2012
Context Computing Based on Wireless Features
Dr. Stephan Sigg National Institute of Informatics
Inferring the Structure of a Tennis Game Using Multimodal Information
Wednesday 13 June 2012
Inferring the Structure of a Tennis Game Using Multimodal Information
Dr. Qiang Huang School of Computing Sciences - University of East Anglia
Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL
Friday 11 November 2011
Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL
Marc Smith Connected Action Consulting Group
Learning Conditional Random Fields from Unaligned Data for Natural Language Understanding
Friday 28 October 2011
Learning Conditional Random Fields from Unaligned Data for Natural Language Understanding
Dr. Deyu Zhou School of Computer Science and Engineering, Southeast University, China
MUP/PLE lecture series
Friday 15 July 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Allison Littlejohn Glasgow Caledonian University
MUP/PLE lecture series
Thursday 14 July 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Marco Kalz Centre for Learning Sciences and Technologies of the Open University of the Netherlands
MUP/PLE lecture series
Wednesday 13 July 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Erik Duval Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
MUP/PLE lecture series
Friday 08 July 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Thomas Sporer Institute for Media and Educational Technology
MUP/PLE lecture series
Thursday 07 July 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Steven Warburton University of London International Programmes
MUP/PLE lecture series
Tuesday 05 July 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Martin Wolpers
MUP/PLE lecture series
Friday 01 July 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Philippe Dessus University Joseph-Fourier and University Pierre-Mendčs-Franc
On Service Value Networks Composition
Monday 27 June 2011
On Service Value Networks Composition
Ivan S. Razo-Zapata Free University Amsterdam
MUP/PLE lecture series
Friday 24 June 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Hendrik Drachsler Open University in the Netherlands
MUP/PLE lecture series
Thursday 23 June 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Hendrik Drachsler Open University in the Netherlands
Discovery of Heterogeneous Services
Monday 13 June 2011
Discovery of Heterogeneous Services
Alberto Fernandez Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid, Spain
Making Representations Matter
Wednesday 08 June 2011
Making Representations Matter
Al Selvin
MUP/PLE lecture series
Tuesday 07 June 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Traian Rebedea “Politehnica” University of Bucharest
From Search to Discovery
Wednesday 01 June 2011
From Search to Discovery
Tony Russell-Rose Endeca
MUP/PLE lecture series
Tuesday 17 May 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Fridolin Wild KMi, The Open University
MUP/PLE lecture series
Tuesday 10 May 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Scott Wilson Institute for Educational Cybernetics, University of Bolton
MUP/PLE lecture series
Tuesday 03 May 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Ivan Zuzak School of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia
MUP/PLE lecture series
Tuesday 26 April 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Matthias Palmér Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)
MUP/PLE lecture series
Tuesday 26 April 2011
MUP/PLE lecture series
Matthias Palmér Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)
MUP/PLE Lecture Series
Tuesday 12 April 2011
MUP/PLE Lecture Series
Denis Gillet Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL)
Contextualized Knowledge Repositories for the Semantic Web
Tuesday 05 April 2011
Contextualized Knowledge Repositories for the Semantic Web
Luciano Serafini Data and Knowledge Management, FBK
Towards Understanding the Motivation Behind Tagging
Wednesday 30 March 2011
Towards Understanding the Motivation Behind Tagging
Christian Körner Graz University of Technology
Searching Images: Recent research at Southampton
Wednesday 23 March 2011
Searching Images: Recent research at Southampton
Jonathon Hare University of Southampton
Syntactic measuring of language distances
Friday 17 December 2010
Syntactic measuring of language distances
Prof. Giuseppe Longobardi University of Trieste
Problem solving and mathematical knowledge
Friday 10 December 2010
Problem solving and mathematical knowledge
Joe Corneli
Wisdom of Crowds vs. Wisdom of Linguists
Wednesday 08 December 2010
Wisdom of Crowds vs. Wisdom of Linguists
Dr. Torsten Zesch Ubiquitous Knowledge Processing lab, TU Darmstadt, Germany
LSA-based Cognitive Models
Wednesday 01 December 2010
LSA-based Cognitive Models
Sonia Mandin Université Pierre-Mendčs-France
Web of People -- Improving Search on the Web
Friday 26 November 2010
Web of People -- Improving Search on the Web
Wolfgang Nejdl Learning Lab Lower Saxony [L3S], University of Hannover, Germany
Rewiring the web with Mozilla Add-ons SDK
Wednesday 17 November 2010
Rewiring the web with Mozilla Add-ons SDK
Laurian Gridinoc Talis
Integrating Human & Machine Document Annotation for Sensemaking
Thursday 11 November 2010
Integrating Human & Machine Document Annotation for Sensemaking
Dr Simon Buckingham Shum
LUCERO
Wednesday 03 November 2010
LUCERO
Dr Mathieu d'Aquin Knowledge Media Institute, The Open University
Dynamics of online peer production and collaborative sensemaking
Tuesday 02 November 2010
Dynamics of online peer production and collaborative sensemaking
Dario Taraborelli Centre for Research in Social Simulation at the University of Surrey
Investigating Web APIs on the World Wide Web
Wednesday 13 October 2010
Investigating Web APIs on the World Wide Web
Maria Maleshkova
An Approach Towards a Heartbeat Sound Information Retrieval System
Friday 01 October 2010
An Approach Towards a Heartbeat Sound Information Retrieval System
Shyamala Doraisamy Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology, University Putra Malaysia
Experiments in understanding and QA of a very large Ontology
Thursday 23 September 2010
Experiments in understanding and QA of a very large Ontology
Prof. Alan Rector University of Manchester
Automatic generation of personalized tutorial feedback in e-learning
Wednesday 22 September 2010
Automatic generation of personalized tutorial feedback in e-learning
Ruben Lagatie KU Leuven, Belgium
Computing for Human Experience
Friday 10 September 2010
Computing for Human Experience
Amit Sheth Kno.e.sis, Wright State University
The Reason That Search Engines Are Fast But Not Very Accurate
Wednesday 14 July 2010
The Reason That Search Engines Are Fast But Not Very Accurate
Andrew Trotman University of Otago (New Zealand)
Exploring the research world
Wednesday 23 June 2010
Exploring the research world
Bram Vandeputte Hypermedia and Databases (HMDB) unit, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Flexible learning: Student perspective
Thursday 17 June 2010
Flexible learning: Student perspective
Gunnar Wettergren Stockholms Universitet
A Semantic Web for Mathematics - Logic, Linguistics, and Management
Wednesday 19 May 2010
A Semantic Web for Mathematics - Logic, Linguistics, and Management
Prof. Michael Kohlhase Jacobs University, Germany
The SocialLearn Project
Thursday 18 March 2010
The SocialLearn Project
Dr Simon Buckingham Shum
Greenstone Tales
Thursday 11 February 2010
Greenstone Tales
Dr David Bainbridge University of Waikato, New Zealand
The SLOODLE Virtual World Learning Environment
Monday 30 November 2009
The SLOODLE Virtual World Learning Environment
Dr. Daniel Livingstone University of West Scotland
The Wolfram|Alpha approach to knowledge
Wednesday 25 November 2009
The Wolfram|Alpha approach to knowledge
Jon McLoone Wolfram Research
Me and my data
Friday 06 November 2009
Me and my data
Steinn Sigurdarson Open Universiteit Nederland
The Digital Enterprise Research Institute - A Web Science Institute
Monday 21 September 2009
The Digital Enterprise Research Institute - A Web Science Institute
Prof. Stefan Decker DERI, Galway
From Web Personalisation to Collective Intelligence
Monday 14 September 2009
From Web Personalisation to Collective Intelligence
Dr Nikolaos Nanas Centre for Research and Technology - Thessaly (CERETETH, Greece)
Interactive Information Retrieval: Beyond Precision and Recall
Wednesday 09 September 2009
Interactive Information Retrieval: Beyond Precision and Recall
Adbigani Diriye
Evaluation Conferences - Like Gladiators for the Retrieval World?
Wednesday 05 August 2009
Evaluation Conferences - Like Gladiators for the Retrieval World?
Ainhoa Llorente Coto KMi, The Open University
Scalable Query Answering over Linked Ontological Data
Wednesday 15 July 2009
Scalable Query Answering over Linked Ontological Data
DR. Jeff Pan University of Aberdeen, UK
Virtual Balls - entertaining an audience
Monday 29 June 2009
Virtual Balls - entertaining an audience
Dr. Simon McCallum Gjřvik University College, Norway
Searching Images to Find Information
Friday 12 June 2009
Searching Images to Find Information
Dr. R. Manmatha Dept. of Computer Science, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Socio-Semantic Web Meets NLP: Wikipedia and Wiktionary as Lexical Semantic Resources
Friday 29 May 2009
Socio-Semantic Web Meets NLP: Wikipedia and Wiktionary as Lexical Semantic Resources
Prof. Iryna Gurevych Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany
Semantic Business Process Analysis
Wednesday 20 May 2009
Semantic Business Process Analysis
Dr. Carlos Pedrinaci Knowledge Media Institute
Experiences in Deploying Public Metadata Analysis Tools
Friday 15 May 2009
Experiences in Deploying Public Metadata Analysis Tools
Dr. David Nichols University of Waikato, New Zealand
Exploring Semantic Hits
Wednesday 06 May 2009
Exploring Semantic Hits
Thomas Ullmann KMi, The Open University
Interaction Design for Multimedia Technology
Wednesday 29 April 2009
Interaction Design for Multimedia Technology
DR Hyowon Lee Centre for Digital Video Processing, CLARITY: Centre for Sensor Web Technologies, Dublin City University
All You Can Eat Ontology-Building: Feeding Wikipedia to Cyc
Wednesday 22 April 2009
All You Can Eat Ontology-Building: Feeding Wikipedia to Cyc
Dr Catherine Legg Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies, University of Waikato, New Zealand
Map/Reduce in Multimedia IR
Wednesday 15 April 2009
Map/Reduce in Multimedia IR
Adam Rae KMi, The Open University
The FlashMeeting Project: an Update
Wednesday 01 April 2009
The FlashMeeting Project: an Update
Dr. Kevin Quick KMi, The Open University
The Eurogene project
Wednesday 04 March 2009
The Eurogene project
Dr Zdenek Zdrahal KMi, The Open University
Semantic annotation and Semantic search in Cultural Heritage.
Wednesday 17 December 2008
Semantic annotation and Semantic search in Cultural Heritage.
Michiel Hildebrand Centre for Mathematics and Computer Science (CWI) in Amsterdam
Opening up Educational Materials to the World: Many Surprising Benefits and Some Unexpected Perils
Friday 28 November 2008
Opening up Educational Materials to the World: Many Surprising Benefits and Some Unexpected Perils
Prof. Shigeru Miyagawa Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Can a probabilistic image annotation system be improved using a co-occurrence approach?
Wednesday 26 November 2008
Can a probabilistic image annotation system be improved using a co-occurrence approach?
Ainhoa Llorente Coto KMi, The Open University
Handling instance coreferencing in the KnoFuss architecture
Wednesday 24 September 2008
Handling instance coreferencing in the KnoFuss architecture
Andriy Nikolov Computing Research Centre, The Open University, UK
Enabling Remote Activity (ERA) -an introduction and an update
Wednesday 17 September 2008
Enabling Remote Activity (ERA) -an introduction and an update
Mark Gaved
Managing Personal Libraries of Broadcast TV Content
Wednesday 10 September 2008
Managing Personal Libraries of Broadcast TV Content
Dr Cathal Gurrin Centre for Digital Video Processing, Dublin City University
Digital Literacy: Thinking Skills in the Digital Era
Tuesday 02 September 2008
Digital Literacy: Thinking Skills in the Digital Era
Prof. Yoram Eshet Open University of Israel
Double talk
Wednesday 20 August 2008
Double talk
Dr Barry Norton Solutions Architect, Ontotext
Multimedia, eScience and the Semantic Web
Wednesday 30 July 2008
Multimedia, eScience and the Semantic Web
Suzanne Little
Improving Data Integration through Disambiguation Techniques
Wednesday 23 July 2008
Improving Data Integration through Disambiguation Techniques
Ing. Laura Po University of Modena e Reggio
Information Retrieval and Quantum Theory
Wednesday 16 July 2008
Information Retrieval and Quantum Theory
Guido Zuccon
Resolution Mosaic Image Segmentation
Wednesday 09 July 2008
Resolution Mosaic Image Segmentation
Mohammed Abdel-Megeed Salem Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin
The National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park
Wednesday 18 June 2008
The National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park
Tony Sale The National Museum of Computing
Semantically Enriching Folksonomies Using FLOR
Wednesday 28 May 2008
Semantically Enriching Folksonomies Using FLOR
Sofia Angeletou KMi
Conceptual Situation Spaces for Situation-Driven Processes
Wednesday 21 May 2008
Conceptual Situation Spaces for Situation-Driven Processes
Dr. Stefan Dietze Knowledge Media Institute (KMi)
Debategraph-building a global debate map
Wednesday 26 March 2008
Debategraph-building a global debate map
Dr. David Price Debategraph
What
Tuesday 25 March 2008
What's Implicit in Space
Prof. Massimo Melucci Department of Information Engineering, University of Padua, Italy
Evolving Web, Evolving Search
Tuesday 04 March 2008
Evolving Web, Evolving Search
Prof. Yong Yu Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Po-210: The London poisoning and the medical implications
Friday 15 February 2008
Po-210: The London poisoning and the medical implications
Prof. Alan Perkins School of Human Development, Department of Medical Physics, University of Nottingham
Just In Time Learning
Friday 08 February 2008
Just In Time Learning
John B. (Jack) Park
An Open Rating System for Collaborative Ontology Evaluation
Thursday 31 January 2008
An Open Rating System for Collaborative Ontology Evaluation
Holger Lewen AIFB, Universität Karlsruhe (TH)
Expert Finding - Academia vs. Practice
Wednesday 09 January 2008
Expert Finding - Academia vs. Practice
Thijs Westerveld Teezir search solutions
Comparing Dissimilarity Measures for Content-Based Image Retrieval
Monday 07 January 2008
Comparing Dissimilarity Measures for Content-Based Image Retrieval
Rui Hu KMi - The Open University
Lifelong Learning:helping people to develop a mindset for learning
Friday 14 December 2007
Lifelong Learning:helping people to develop a mindset for learning
Prof. José Armando Valente Department of Multimeios and Nied, Unicamp & Ced, PucSP
What is happening in a meeting?
Wednesday 12 December 2007
What is happening in a meeting?
Dr. Nailah Abdullah Honiden Laboratory, Intelligent Research System Division, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
ALOE
Wednesday 28 November 2007
ALOE
Mr Martin Memmel German Research Center for AI
Using the Dempster-Shafer theory of evidence to resolve ABox inconsistencies
Wednesday 07 November 2007
Using the Dempster-Shafer theory of evidence to resolve ABox inconsistencies
Andriy Nikolov Computing Research Centre, The Open University, UK
Adaptive information retrieval - Issues & strategies for Evaluation
Wednesday 31 October 2007
Adaptive information retrieval - Issues & strategies for Evaluation
Dr. Joemon Jose Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow
An Evaluation Framework for Semantic Metadata
Wednesday 24 October 2007
An Evaluation Framework for Semantic Metadata
Yuangui Lei KMi, The Open University
Face Recognition Robust to Large Pose Angle from one Gallery
Wednesday 12 September 2007
Face Recognition Robust to Large Pose Angle from one Gallery
Dr. Ting Shan National ICT Australia
Discovering the semantics of user keywords
Wednesday 05 September 2007
Discovering the semantics of user keywords
Jorge Gracia University of Zaragoza, Spain
Improving Lucene
Friday 24 August 2007
Improving Lucene's geographical data search performance with R-trees
Evgeny Shadchnev Imperial College London, Department of Computing
Using Query Contexts in Information Retrieval
Tuesday 31 July 2007
Using Query Contexts in Information Retrieval
Professor Jian-Yun Nie University of Montreal, Canada
OpenKnowledge
Monday 02 July 2007
OpenKnowledge
Dr. Dave Robertson University of Edinburgh
Information-Theoretic Semantic Multimedia Indexing
Wednesday 27 June 2007
Information-Theoretic Semantic Multimedia Indexing
Joăo Magalhăes Imperial College London, and KMi, The Open University
Infomed - Cuba, an insider
Monday 25 June 2007
Infomed - Cuba, an insider's view
Maykel Moya Infomed (Health Informatics Network), Havana, Cuba
Assumption-based argumentation
Monday 11 June 2007
Assumption-based argumentation
Dr Francesca Toni Imperial College London, Department of Computing
HCI, Digital Libraries and Multimedia
Friday 01 June 2007
HCI, Digital Libraries and Multimedia
Dr. George Buchanan Department of Computer Science, University of Wales, United Kingdom
Open Source Digital Library Software: Building bridges not islands using Greenstone
Wednesday 30 May 2007
Open Source Digital Library Software: Building bridges not islands using Greenstone
Dr David Bainbridge University of Waikato, New Zealand
Towards Adaptive Information Retrieval - Step 1: Collecting Real Data
Friday 25 May 2007
Towards Adaptive Information Retrieval - Step 1: Collecting Real Data
Udo Kruschwitz University of Essex, Department of Computer Science, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester
Bridging the Gap Between Folksonomies and the Semantic Web
Monday 21 May 2007
Bridging the Gap Between Folksonomies and the Semantic Web
Sofia Angeletou KMi
From Tag Clouds to Tag Webs
Wednesday 16 May 2007
From Tag Clouds to Tag Webs
Dr Simon Buckingham Shum
A Socio-Technical Approach for Topic Community Member Selection
Monday 14 May 2007
A Socio-Technical Approach for Topic Community Member Selection
Dr. Aldo de Moor CommunitySense, Tilburg, the Netherlands
Musical Genre Classification and Musical Similarity Determination from Audio
Thursday 10 May 2007
Musical Genre Classification and Musical Similarity Determination from Audio
Professor Stephen Cox School of Computing Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
Morpholingua: Shape Language and its application to Archaeology
Monday 30 April 2007
Morpholingua: Shape Language and its application to Archaeology
Frederic Fol Leymarie Digital Studios, Department of Computing, Goldsmiths, University of London
How to Combine Web2.0 and the Semantic Web
Monday 23 April 2007
How to Combine Web2.0 and the Semantic Web
Tom Heath KMi, The Open University
Integrating Google Maps into MSG
Wednesday 18 April 2007
Integrating Google Maps into MSG
Alex Little KMi, The Open University
Effective Integration of Declarative Rules with External Evaluations for Semantic Web Reasoning
Monday 26 March 2007
Effective Integration of Declarative Rules with External Evaluations for Semantic Web Reasoning
Assistant Professor Giovambattista Ianni Department of Mathematics of University of Calabria
Capturing, Mapping and Integrating Argumentation as Project Memory in Participatory Urban Planning
Wednesday 21 March 2007
Capturing, Mapping and Integrating Argumentation as Project Memory in Participatory Urban Planning
Anna De Liddo Polytechnic of Bari, Italy
A Study of Knowledge Management Practices in Selected Industries in India
Thursday 15 March 2007
A Study of Knowledge Management Practices in Selected Industries in India
Dr. Parag Sanghani AESPG Institute of Business Management Ahmedabad, India
Supporting Context-Awareness and Standards Interoperability in e-Learning
Wednesday 14 March 2007
Supporting Context-Awareness and Standards Interoperability in e-Learning
Alessio Gugliotta KMi, The Open University
Background-based Ontology Mapping
Thursday 01 March 2007
Background-based Ontology Mapping
Zharko Aleksovski Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Agents, Information and Negotiation
Tuesday 20 February 2007
Agents, Information and Negotiation
Prof. Carles Sierra Institute of Research on Artificial Intelligence of the Spanish Council for Scientific Research
Semantic Multimedia Information: Mining, Fusion and Extraction
Wednesday 14 February 2007
Semantic Multimedia Information: Mining, Fusion and Extraction
Joăo Magalhăes Imperial College London, and KMi, The Open University
The Shape of Different Public Online Meetings
Wednesday 07 February 2007
The Shape of Different Public Online Meetings
Elia Tomadaki KMi, The Open University
Towards Changing the Relationship between Business and IT via Semantic Web Services
Wednesday 31 January 2007
Towards Changing the Relationship between Business and IT via Semantic Web Services
Prof John Domingue KMi, The Open University
Information Retrieval and Language Model based Expert Search
Wednesday 24 January 2007
Information Retrieval and Language Model based Expert Search
Jianhan Zhu
An introduction to open copyright and software licensing
Thursday 18 January 2007
An introduction to open copyright and software licensing
Richard McCracken Head of Intellectual Property, The Open University, United Kingdom
Uncertainty Handling in the Context of Ontology Mapping for Question-Answering
Wednesday 17 January 2007
Uncertainty Handling in the Context of Ontology Mapping for Question-Answering
Miklos Nagy KMi, The Open University
Placename Disambiguation with Co-occurrence Models
Wednesday 06 December 2006
Placename Disambiguation with Co-occurrence Models
Simon Overell Imperial College London, and KMi, The Open University
How and why to study the future?
Tuesday 05 December 2006
How and why to study the future?
Prof. Fredric M. Litto
Local Similarity Search for Content-based Image Retrieval
Wednesday 29 November 2006
Local Similarity Search for Content-based Image Retrieval
Peter Howarth Imperial College London, and KMi, The Open University
An ontology-based system to represent and support students
Wednesday 22 November 2006
An ontology-based system to represent and support students' navigation of philosophical resources
Michele Pasin KMi, The Open University
Using the Semantic Web as Background Knowledge for Ontology Mapping
Wednesday 15 November 2006
Using the Semantic Web as Background Knowledge for Ontology Mapping
Dr. Marta Sabou KMi, The Open University
Semantic Search Components
Wednesday 08 November 2006
Semantic Search Components
Dr. Victoria Uren KMi, The Open University, UK
Improving Web Search using Trust and Social Networks
Wednesday 25 October 2006
Improving Web Search using Trust and Social Networks
Tom Heath KMi, The Open University
Semantic Wikipedia
Monday 23 October 2006
Semantic Wikipedia
Denny Vrandecic Institute AIFB of the Universität Karlsruhe
Efficient Re-indexing of Automatically Annotated Image Collections Using Keyword Combination
Friday 20 October 2006
Efficient Re-indexing of Automatically Annotated Image Collections Using Keyword Combination
Alexei Yavlinky Multimedia and Information Systems Group, Dept of Computing, Imperial College London
IRS-III: A Broker for Semantic Web Services based Applications
Wednesday 18 October 2006
IRS-III: A Broker for Semantic Web Services based Applications
Dr. Liliana Cabral ISSL, CSIRO, Hobart, TAS, Australia
What are Spatial Objects?
Wednesday 04 October 2006
What are Spatial Objects?
Vlad Tanasescu KMi, The Open University
The Quest of Information Retrieval in Semantic Web
Wednesday 13 September 2006
The Quest of Information Retrieval in Semantic Web
Miriam Fernández
Wikis of Locality
Wednesday 16 August 2006
Wikis of Locality
Mark Gaved
Fusing Automatically Extracted Semantic Annotations
Wednesday 26 July 2006
Fusing Automatically Extracted Semantic Annotations
Andriy Nikolov Computing Research Centre, The Open University, UK
Amazon
Tuesday 25 July 2006
Amazon's web services strategy
Jeff Barr Amazon Web Services
Semantic Technology for Publication Metadata Management
Thursday 29 June 2006
Semantic Technology for Publication Metadata Management
Peter Mika Vrije (Free) University, Amsterdam, Netherlands
"The kind of thing that our age wants to do":
Thursday 08 June 2006
"The kind of thing that our age wants to do":
Dan Philips The SEA
The Students Own Education
Monday 05 June 2006
The Students Own Education
Stephen Downes Institute for Information Technology, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
AM in FM - The Animation Mentor community p2p learning using FlashMeeting
Tuesday 23 May 2006
AM in FM - The Animation Mentor community p2p learning using FlashMeeting
Dr. Linda J. Castaneda Group of Research in Educational Technology. University of Murcia
Compound Classification Models for Recommender Systems
Friday 19 May 2006
Compound Classification Models for Recommender Systems
Prof. Dr. Dr. Lars Schmidt-Thieme University of Freiburg
Oohci methods and their use
Wednesday 17 May 2006
Oohci methods and their use
Dr. Mark van Harmelen School of Computer Science, University of Manchester
Approximation for the Semantic Web
Friday 05 May 2006
Approximation for the Semantic Web
Dr. Holger Wache Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Requirements-Driven Software Reengineering
Tuesday 25 April 2006
Requirements-Driven Software Reengineering
Dr Yijun Yu University of Toronto
Model-based Security Engineering
Tuesday 25 April 2006
Model-based Security Engineering
Dr Jan Jurjens Technical University of Munich
Structure Analysis of Large Software Systems
Tuesday 25 April 2006
Structure Analysis of Large Software Systems
Dr Dirk Beyer Ecole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Using Formal Methods for the Analysis and Refinement of Policies
Monday 24 April 2006
Using Formal Methods for the Analysis and Refinement of Policies
Dr. Arosha Bandara Imperial College London
Architectural Description of Dependable Software Systems
Monday 24 April 2006
Architectural Description of Dependable Software Systems
Dr Cristina Gacek University of Newcastle
Why Information Retrieval needs Cognitive Science: Three case studies and a call to arms
Thursday 13 April 2006
Why Information Retrieval needs Cognitive Science: Three case studies and a call to arms
Prof. Eduard Hoenkamp Nijmegen Institute for Cognition and Information
Ubiquitous Computing: A Research Grand Challenge
Thursday 02 March 2006
Ubiquitous Computing: A Research Grand Challenge
Prof. Morris Sloman Department of Computing, Imperial College London
Physics Education:
Wednesday 22 February 2006
Physics Education:
Dr. Pratibha Jolly Miranda House, University of Delhi, Delhi
Tuesday 14 February 2006
'Designing learnable mathematics: lessons from the WEBLABS project'
Prof. Richard Noss Institute of Education, University of London
Language Technology in the Ontology Lifecycle
Friday 13 January 2006
Language Technology in the Ontology Lifecycle
Dr Paul Buitelaar German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI)
Business Events: the Key to Discovering the Real Requirements
Monday 09 January 2006
Business Events: the Key to Discovering the Real Requirements
James Robertson The Atlantic Systems Guild Ltd
Agent-based Modeling of Human Work & Information Systems
Thursday 15 December 2005
Agent-based Modeling of Human Work & Information Systems
Dr Maarten Sierhuis Human-Centered Computing, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, USA
New Paradigms in Multimedia Management and Access
Tuesday 13 December 2005
New Paradigms in Multimedia Management and Access
Prof. Stefan Rueger KMi, The Open University, United Kingdom
Synergistic serendipity
Monday 12 December 2005
Synergistic serendipity
Dr. Russell Beale Advanced Interaction Group, School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Information and communication in Context
Thursday 08 December 2005
Information and communication in Context
Dr. Anne Adams University College London Interaction Centre
Innovative Information and Knowledge Infrastructures
Wednesday 07 December 2005
Innovative Information and Knowledge Infrastructures
Wolfgang Nejdl Learning Lab Lower Saxony [L3S], University of Hannover, Germany
Computing with Word Meanings
Monday 05 December 2005
Computing with Word Meanings
Dr. John Carroll Department of Informatics, University of Sussex, United Kingdom
A Walk on the Web
Wednesday 30 November 2005
A Walk on the Web
Dr. Helen Ashman School of Computer Science and Information Technology, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
XML retrieval and evaluation: the INEX experience
Thursday 17 November 2005
XML retrieval and evaluation: the INEX experience
Dr. Mounia Lalmas Yahoo! Research, Barcelona
The Concern Manipulation Environment
Thursday 17 November 2005
The Concern Manipulation Environment
Harold Ossher IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Centre, Hawthorne, New York, USA
Building Free Local Information Systems
Wednesday 02 November 2005
Building Free Local Information Systems
Jo Walsh
Issues facing the Requirements Engineer - A Personal View
Tuesday 01 November 2005
Issues facing the Requirements Engineer - A Personal View
Ian Alexander
Challenges and Approaches to Engaging Stakeholders in Requirements Engineering
Tuesday 25 October 2005
Challenges and Approaches to Engaging Stakeholders in Requirements Engineering
Prof. Pericles Loucopoulos Information Systems Group, School of Informatics, the University of Manchester, UK
From Digital Libraries to Educational Cyberinfrastructure
Thursday 13 October 2005
From Digital Libraries to Educational Cyberinfrastructure
Tamara Sumner Center for LifeLong Learning and Design, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
Everest Spring 2005
Wednesday 12 October 2005
Everest Spring 2005
Lorenzo Gariano
Three Aspects of Requirements Engineering
Tuesday 11 October 2005
Three Aspects of Requirements Engineering
Prof. Michael Jackson Department of Computing, The Open University, UK
Concurrent programming by children
Wednesday 05 October 2005
Concurrent programming by children
Dr. Ken Kahn London Knowledge Lab, United Kingdom
SAKAI tools and architecture
Wednesday 28 September 2005
SAKAI tools and architecture
Dr. Charles Severance University of Michigan Duderstadt Center, USA
Issues in social mobile computing
Friday 23 September 2005
Issues in social mobile computing
Ian Smith Intel Research Laboratory, Seattle, USA
PhD Skills
Monday 12 September 2005
PhD Skills
Prof. Brigid Heywood PVC Research and Staff, The OU
Getting campus-based eLearning into the blender
Thursday 07 July 2005
Getting campus-based eLearning into the blender
Dr Charles Crook Learning Sciences Research Institute at Nottingham University
End-user software engineering
Tuesday 28 June 2005
End-user software engineering
Professor Margaret Burnett Oregon State University
Pervasive Possibilities as Publishing
Wednesday 22 June 2005
Pervasive Possibilities as Publishing
Bill McDaniel Digital Media Lab, Office of Technology, Adobe Systems, Inc.
The Clockwork Project
Tuesday 07 June 2005
The Clockwork Project
Dr Zdenek Zdrahal KMi, The Open University
Human-Computer Cohabitation
Monday 23 May 2005
Human-Computer Cohabitation
Dr. Colin Potts Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
A Minimum Effort Distributed Library for KMi
Thursday 19 May 2005
A Minimum Effort Distributed Library for KMi
Tom Heath KMi, The Open University
The accessibility and usability of websites: an empirical exploration
Friday 13 May 2005
The accessibility and usability of websites: an empirical exploration
Prof. Helen Petrie Centre for Human Computer Interaction Design, City University London
Interaction Design for Everyday Technologies
Wednesday 11 May 2005
Interaction Design for Everyday Technologies
Prof. William Gaver
Adaptation and dialogue modelling for speech-based interaction systems
Tuesday 10 May 2005
Adaptation and dialogue modelling for speech-based interaction systems
Prof. Kristiina Jokinen Professor of Language Technology, University of Helsinki
Information Inference Theory and Practice
Tuesday 10 May 2005
Information Inference Theory and Practice
Dr. Dawei Song KMi, The Open University, UK
Explainable Systems
Monday 09 May 2005
Explainable Systems
Dr. Paulo Pinheiro da Silva
Image retrieval by word association
Monday 09 May 2005
Image retrieval by word association
Dr. Philip Edmonds Sharp Laboratories of Europe
Non-standard inference services in Description Logics for semantically annotated resource retrieval
Thursday 05 May 2005
Non-standard inference services in Description Logics for semantically annotated resource retrieval
Tommaso Di Noia Information Technology Engineering, Politecnico di Bari, Italy
Towards a Science of Software Design
Tuesday 19 April 2005
Towards a Science of Software Design
Professor John Mylopoulos University of Toronto/Trento
Beyond searching and browsing
Thursday 17 March 2005
Beyond searching and browsing
Tom Heath KMi, The Open University
An investigation of the use of semantic web technologies to support learning
Wednesday 16 March 2005
An investigation of the use of semantic web technologies to support learning
Michele Pasin KMi, The Open University
A Semantic Web-Based Architecture for Analytical Tools
Monday 21 February 2005
A Semantic Web-Based Architecture for Analytical Tools
Denilson Sell
e-PhDs:
Friday 11 February 2005
e-PhDs:
Prof. Wendy Stainton Rogers
1st Symposium on Interoperability Issues in Semantic Web Sites
Monday 07 February 2005
1st Symposium on Interoperability Issues in Semantic Web Sites
Prof. Enrico Motta KMi, The Open University, UK
Mining Knowledge from Textual Databases: An Approach using Ontology-based Context Vectors
Monday 31 January 2005
Mining Knowledge from Textual Databases: An Approach using Ontology-based Context Vectors
Alexandre Goncalves KMi, The Open University
Arguing for Intelligence: The Roles of Argumentation in AI
Thursday 09 December 2004
Arguing for Intelligence: The Roles of Argumentation in AI
Dr Chris Reed Department of Applied Computing, University of Dundee, Scotland
First AKT Workshop on Semantic Web Services
Wednesday 08 December 2004
First AKT Workshop on Semantic Web Services
Dr. Liliana Cabral ISSL, CSIRO, Hobart, TAS, Australia
Ontosophie: A Semi-Automatic System for Ontology Population from Text
Monday 06 December 2004
Ontosophie: A Semi-Automatic System for Ontology Population from Text
David Celjuska Technical University Kosice, Slovakia
Building the future with weapons of maths construction
Thursday 18 November 2004
Building the future with weapons of maths construction
Prof. Harold Thimbleby Computer Science Department, University of Wales, United Kingdom
Statistical Parsing for Information Extraction from Scientific Articles
Wednesday 17 November 2004
Statistical Parsing for Information Extraction from Scientific Articles
Dr. Ted Briscoe University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
Human and Robot Exploration on Mars or Moon
Tuesday 09 November 2004
Human and Robot Exploration on Mars or Moon
Dr Maarten Sierhuis Human-Centered Computing, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, USA
Learning Ontologies by Processing Natural Language Text
Wednesday 03 November 2004
Learning Ontologies by Processing Natural Language Text
Dileep Damle KMi, The Open University
The role of layout in natural language processing (NLP)
Monday 01 November 2004
The role of layout in natural language processing (NLP)
Prof. Donia Scott Centre for Research in Computing, The Open University, UK
RAGS and beyond
Wednesday 27 October 2004
RAGS and beyond
Dr Roger Evans Information Technology Research Institute, University of Brighton
An Ontological Formalization of the Planning Task
Monday 25 October 2004
An Ontological Formalization of the Planning Task
Dnyanesh Rajpathak
The Discreet Charm of Meta
Friday 22 October 2004
The Discreet Charm of Meta
Dr. Frank Nack CWI, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Magpie - a framework for developing semantic web applications
Monday 18 October 2004
Magpie - a framework for developing semantic web applications
Martin Dzbor KMi, The Open University
Integrating Deep and Shallow Semantic Structures in Open Ontology Forge
Friday 15 October 2004
Integrating Deep and Shallow Semantic Structures in Open Ontology Forge
Dr Nigel Collier National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo
Digital resources in a complex web of perceptions
Wednesday 13 October 2004
Digital resources in a complex web of perceptions
Dr. Anne Adams University College London Interaction Centre
Learning Web Service Ontologies: Two Extraction Methods and their Evaluation
Monday 11 October 2004
Learning Web Service Ontologies: Two Extraction Methods and their Evaluation
Dr. Marta Sabou KMi, The Open University
Working In A Wired World
Monday 20 September 2004
Working In A Wired World
Euan Semple Director KM Solutions, BBC
Scholarly Hypertext
Wednesday 11 August 2004
Scholarly Hypertext
Dr Simon Buckingham Shum
Cargo cult computer science
Friday 02 July 2004
Cargo cult computer science
Prof. Harold Thimbleby Computer Science Department, University of Wales, United Kingdom
ODESeW v2.0. A framework for developing semantic web portals.
Thursday 24 June 2004
ODESeW v2.0. A framework for developing semantic web portals.
Angel Lopez-Cima Universidad Polit?cnica de Madrid
IRS support for OWL-S and WSMO
Monday 21 June 2004
IRS support for OWL-S and WSMO
Dr Farshad Hakimpour KMi, The Open University
The role of user models in semantically rich applications
Wednesday 05 May 2004
The role of user models in semantically rich applications
Dr Marek Hatala Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada
Approaches to Semantic Web Services: An Overview and Comparisons
Tuesday 04 May 2004
Approaches to Semantic Web Services: An Overview and Comparisons
Dr. Liliana Cabral ISSL, CSIRO, Hobart, TAS, Australia
Predicting Agents
Monday 19 April 2004
Predicting Agents' Tactics in Automated Negotiation
Chongming Hou
ConcepTool: ontology representation and reasoning beyond frames and slots
Wednesday 31 March 2004
ConcepTool: ontology representation and reasoning beyond frames and slots
Dr Ernest Compatangelo Department of Computing Science, University of Aberdeen
Multimodal Representations as Basis for Cognitive Architecture Making
Friday 26 March 2004
Multimodal Representations as Basis for Cognitive Architecture Making
Professor Balakrishnan Chandrasekaran Ohio State University, USA
Mental imagery, visualisation tools and team work
Monday 22 March 2004
Mental imagery, visualisation tools and team work
Dr. Marian Petre Faculty of Maths and Computing, Open University
Aesthetic Mediation Using Participatory Hypermedia
Thursday 12 February 2004
Aesthetic Mediation Using Participatory Hypermedia
Al Selvin
Ontological Engineering
Monday 19 January 2004
Ontological Engineering
Dr Aldo Gangemi
Engineering Semantics on the Web
Friday 16 January 2004
Engineering Semantics on the Web
Prof. Enrico Motta KMi, The Open University, UK
Search Engine-Crawler Symbiosis: Adapting to Community Interests
Monday 15 December 2003
Search Engine-Crawler Symbiosis: Adapting to Community Interests
Dr Shannon Bradshaw
Design of Customized Web Applications with OntoWeaver
Monday 24 November 2003
Design of Customized Web Applications with OntoWeaver
Yuangui Lei KMi, The Open University
Informal ontologies in the organization of research materials and authoring
Monday 17 November 2003
Informal ontologies in the organization of research materials and authoring
Murray Altheim KMi, The Open University
Group Behaviour and Ad hoc Interaction through Presence Based Play
Monday 10 November 2003
Group Behaviour and Ad hoc Interaction through Presence Based Play
Yanna Vogiazou KMi, The Open University
Logics, tasks and agents: towards a unified model for delivering knowledge services
Tuesday 07 October 2003
Logics, tasks and agents: towards a unified model for delivering knowledge services
Professor John Fox Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford and Department of Oncology, UCL and Royal Free Hospital
Brahms: A work practice modeling, simulation and multi-agent development environment for human-centered work systems
Friday 26 September 2003
Brahms: A work practice modeling, simulation and multi-agent development environment for human-centered work systems
Dr Maarten Sierhuis Human-Centered Computing, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, USA
Corporate Telepresence
Thursday 03 July 2003
Corporate Telepresence
Dr Peter Scott CNM, KMi, The Open University
Networking a Sustainable Future
Monday 02 June 2003
Networking a Sustainable Future
Dr. Gary Alexander
Practising Knowledge Art
Thursday 22 May 2003
Practising Knowledge Art
Al Selvin
The Internet Reasoning Service
Wednesday 09 April 2003
The Internet Reasoning Service
Prof. Enrico Motta KMi, The Open University, UK
Back-end Stadium Systems
Wednesday 26 February 2003
Back-end Stadium Systems
Dr. Kevin Quick KMi, The Open University
 
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