Dr Victoria Uren has worked at Aston University since September 2011. Before joining Aston she worked as a senior researcher on several collaborative projects and as an information scientist. Her current research concerns, social media, games in education, and value creation from data. Previous research concerned the use of structured metadata in semantic search and semantic annotation.
Position: Lecturer in Business Information Systems Phone: +44 (0)121 204 3707 Email: email@example.com Room: ABS268 Website: www.snowfall.co
May 2009 to August 2011, Senior Research Fellow in the OAK (Organizations, Information and Knowledge) research group, Department of Computer Science. 2001-2009, Research Fellow at Knowledge Media Institute (KMi), The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK. 1991-1997, Information Scientist, The Welding Institute (TWI), Abington, Cambridge, UK. 1989-1992, Technical Editor, Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC), Cambridge, UK.
Baines, T., Brewster, C. & Uren, V. Transforming the adoption of Product-Service Systems through innovations in applied gaming technology 31/01/13 → 31/01/18 ￡727,671, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
Uren, V., Wright, D, Scott, J., He, Y., Saif, H., Social Media and Sentiment in Bioenergy Consultation, International Journal of Energy Sector management, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2016, p. 87-98.
Uren, V., Sabou, M., Motta, E., Fernandez, M., Lopez, V., Lei, Y. (2010). Reflections on five years of evaluating semantic research systems. To appear in International Journal of Metadata, Semantics and Ontologies, 5(2), 87-98.
Vanderlei Freitas Junior, Victoria Uren, Christopher Brewster, Alexandre Leopoldo Gonçalves, Semantic representation for comparison of performance measurement indicators, In Proceedings International Conference on Semantic Web Business and Innovation (SWBI2015).
Petridis, P., Uren, V., Baines, T., Lameras, P., Pisithpunth, C., Guang Shi, V., iServe: A Serious Game for Servitization, In: IMCL2014 – 2014 International Conference on Interactive Mobile Communication Technologies and Learning 13-14 November 2014, Thessaloniki, Greece.
Nunes, B., Uren, V., Vlachopoulos, P., Experimental evaluation of group communication techniques for higher education learning and teaching activities. In Proceedings International Association for Management of Technology (IAMOT) 2014.
Public Science Communication on Twitter, Systems and Data Analytics Workshop, 18 Sept 2015 Slides