KMi is a diverse and multidisciplinary R&D lab that has been at the forefront of innovation since 1995, conducting research in computing technologies for social and environmental good. Our research spans Semantic Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, Educational Media, Social Data Science, Scholarly Data, Blockchain, Citizen Science, Collective Intelligence, Smart Cities, and others.

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Invasion of Ukraine

In line with the majority of people around the world, we at KMi are shocked and appalled by the war in Ukraine, and the irreversible tragedies it is causing. While individual actions may seem insignificant, we strongly believe it is important to join the collective stand in asking the governments of the Russian Federation and Belarus to stop this needless deadly undertaking, resume meaningful peace talks, and save the lives of Ukrainians and Russians alike.

Being aware of the impact of Russian and Belarusian state-financed misinformation campaigns, we call on the Russian and Belarusian academic communities urging them to release public statements of solidarity with Ukraine, reject this war, and to protect and encourage those brave Russians and Belarusian who protest.

Some of our close collaborators have been caught up in this tragic episode, which makes it deeply personal for us.

Below we list a number of links where you can read other statements and contribute to help.

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People

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I am currently doing a level 4 apprenticeship at KMI and I will be learning HTML, CSS, PHP and JavaScript in order to develop web pages. I will also be learning about security patches and how to...

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Dr Alessio Antonini is a Research Associate at the Knowledge Media Institute (KMi), Open University, and a member of KMi's Intelligent Systems and Data Science group. Before joining KMi, he was a...

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"If you are or want to be a brilliant mind, this is where you want to be!"

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"I cannot imagine going to a conference without experiencing deep scientific conversations with KMiers!"

Raphaël Troncy, EURECOM: Graduate School & Research Center, France

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"Top location for SW research for decades and going strong!"

Pascal Hitzler, Wright State University, USA

Publications

N. Kunnath, S., Stauber, V., Wu, R., Pride, D., Botev, V. and Knoth, P. (2022) ACT2: A multi-disciplinary semi-structured dataset for importance and purpose classification of citations, Proceedings of the 13th Language Resources and Evaluation Conference, Marseille

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Reyero Lobo, P., Daga, E. and Alani, H. (2022) Supporting Online Toxicity Detection with Knowledge Graphs, Sixteenth International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, Atlanta, Georgia

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Farrell, T., Alani, H. and Mikroyannidis, A. (2022) Mediating learning with learning analytics technology: guidelines for practice, Teaching in Higher Education, pp. 1-21

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Recent Seminars

Wojciech Kusa - TU Wien
Rapid Systematic Reviews: Automation of Citation Screening with the Usage of Eligibility Criteria
This event took place on Monday 16 May 2022

 

Dr Fridolin Wild - IET, The Open University
Augmenting Human Performance at Scale with Interactive Technologies
This event took place on Wednesday 31 March 2021

Ms Suchetha Kunnath
Citation Classification for Research Evaluation
This event took place on Thursday 17 December 2020

 

Dave Raggett
Cognitive AI - mimicking how we think
This event took place on Friday 06 November 2020

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