Electronics and Computer Science (ECS), University of Southampton

Electronics and Computer Science (ECS)

Dr Daniel Alexander Smith

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Dr Daniel Alexander Smith

ECS, Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
Southampton, United Kingdom. SO17 1BJ

Position: Research staff in Web and Internet Science
Extension: 28347
Telephone: Work (Voice): +44 (0)23 8059 8347
Fax: Work (Fax): +442380595415
Email: ds@ecs.soton.ac.uk
Homepage: http://danielsmith.eu/
URI: http://id.ecs.soton.ac.uk/person/6269 [browse]

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Interests: 4store, chi, enakting, hci, mspace, mysql, n3, optimisation, osx, postgresql, python, querying, rdf, scalability, semantic web, sparql, triplestores, twitter, ui, user experience, web science, webbox


Daniel is a Research Fellow with the SOCIAM Project at the University of Southampton. Daniel holds a PhD and a Master of Engineering in Computer Science from the University of Southampton, where he researched large scale exploration of heterogeneous data. He works on INDX, an open-source personal data store designed for long-term secure personal data storage and sharing. Daniel's research interests include personal data, open/government data, the semantic web, decentralised architectures, social machines, information security, and privacy, and has over 60 peer-reviewed works in conferences, workshops, and journals. His homepage can be found at https://danielsmith.eu.


Lab Manager (WAIS Group)


Computer Science PhD, University of Southampton

Computer Science MEng (Hons.), University of Southampton

Other Professional Activities

Co-chair of Posters and Demos at 2006 International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC)

July 2008 - September 2008: Research Internship at Microsoft Research Cambridge, working on Ambient Serendipity with Ken Wood.

Professional Member of the ACM

Professional Member of the BCS

Conferences Attended

AKT Workshop, NeSC, Edinburgh, Scotland, June 29-31, 2004

FOAF Workshop, DERI, Galway, Ireland, August 31-September 3, 2004

5th Musicnetwork Open Workshop - Integration of Music in Multimedia Applications, Vienna, Austria, July 3-5, 2005

Hypertext '05, Salzburg, Austria, September 5-10, 2005

ISWC 2005, Galway, Ireland, November 6-11, 2005

CHI 2006, Montréal, QC, Canada, April 22-27 2006

WWW2006, Edinburgh, Scotland, May 22-26 2006

JCDL 2006, Chapel Hill, NC, USA, June 11-19, 2006

ISWC 2006, Athens, GA, USA, November 5-10, 2006

CHI 2007, San Jose, CA, USA, April 27-May 4, 2007

UIST2007, Newport, RI, USA, October 7-11, 2007

SAMT2007, Genoa, Italy, December 5-7, 2007

BBC Audio and Music Semantic Web Workshop, Television Centre, London, UK, March 14, 2008

Open Knowledge OKCon, London, UK, March 15, 2008

Open Repositories 2008 (OR2008), Southampton, UK, April 1-3, 2008 

CHI2008, Florence, Italy, April 4-11, 2008

JISC Town Hall Briefing for Digital Repositories, Woburn House, London, UK, December 15, 2008

Edwards Lecture (given by Sir Michael Brady), City University, Angel, London, UK, March 5, 2009

InterFace 2009, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK, July 9-10, 2009

JISC Rapid Innovation in Development, City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, UK, September 3-4, 2009

1st London Linked Data Meetup, Hammersmith Club, London, UK, September 14, 2009

All Hands Meeting (AHM2009), Kassam Stadium, Oxford, UK, December 8, 2009 

UIST 2010, New York City, New York, USA, October 3-6, 2010

ISWC 2010, Shanghai, China, November 7-11, 2010

midata "To Hoard or To Share" Conference, London, UK, November 9, 2011

Web Science 2012, Chicago, Illinois, USA, June 22-24, 2012

Hack4Health 2012, Open Data Institute, London, November 2-4, 2012

Midata Hackathon, Open Data Institute, London, November 17-18, 2012

JIST2012, Nara, Japan, December 2-4, 2012

CHI2013, Paris, France, April 2013

Web Science 2013, Paris, France, May 2013

WWW2013, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May 2013

FutureEverything 2014, Manchester, UK, April 2014

WWW2014, Seoul, South Korea, 4-12 April 2014

CyberSalon: Big Data - It's Personal, 29 April 2014

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