KMi is a multidisciplinary R&D lab that has been at the forefront of innovation for the past 25 years. We lead in a number of areas, including Semantic Technologies, Educational Media, Social Media Analysis, Big Data, Blockchain, Smart Cities, IoT and others.


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In KMi, I work as a Research Fellow acting as a technical lead and a data scientist of OU Analyse Project ( The project is focused on improving student retention at...

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Anna Zelinska - Photograph

I'm a project manager in CORE. A professional of getting people for meetings.

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

Valentina Presutti, Institute of Cognitive Science and Technologies, Italy

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

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

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

Pascal Hitzler, Wright State University, USA


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Mikroyannidis, A. and Papastilianou, A. (2021) Open Educational Resources in Public Administration: A Case Study in Greece, Open Learning: The Journal of Open, Distance and e-learning, pp. 1-15

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De Liddo, A. and Strube, R. (2021) Understanding Failures and Potentials of Argumentation Tools for Public Deliberation, C&T '21: Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Communities & Technologies - Wicked Problems in the Age of Tech, Seattle WA., USA

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Recent Seminars

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


Professor Marc Eisenstadt
COVID-19 Antibody Test/Vaccination Certification: There's an app for that
This event took place on Tuesday 19 May 2020


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