Evaluation of IoT Systems’ Requirements for Tracking Applications (Things d’Art)

Mike Stead Adoption and Acceptability, Ambient Environments, Privacy and Trust, Safety and Security, Standards, Governance and Policy

Team: Prof. Julie McCann, Dr Roman Kolcum (Imperial College London) Partners: Tate Enterprise Ltd The challenges that underpin the identification, tracking and monitoring of Modern and Contemporary Art pieces are manifold. The increasing complexity of art works being produced and the range of materials used means that existing systems are unable to support their care and management; a growing sector concern. Recent …

Making the Invisible Visible – Secure, Trustworthy IoT Displays and Sensors for Urban Environments in CityVerve (IDice)

Mike Stead Adoption and Acceptability, Ambient Environments, Harnessing Economic Value, Privacy and Trust, Safety and Security

Team: Prof. Nigel Davies (Lancaster University) Partners: University of Manchester, The Ordnance Survey This project aims to form a partnership between PETRAS researchers at Lancaster and CityVerve researchers at Manchester University in order to: Explore the use of IoT sensors and displays to provide users with trusted visibility of local IoT devices in urban environments; Demonstrate the potential of such an approach …

a Roadmap for the Internet of Things in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park (aRIoT)

Mike Stead Adoption and Acceptability, Ambient Environments, Privacy and Trust, Safety and Security

Team: Dr. Duncan Hay (University College London) Partners: London Legacy Development Corporation, The Ordnance Survey The ongoing research collaboration between PETRAS partners and the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) has led to a number of successful projects in the IoT domain, including, as part of PETRAS, Tales of the Park (EPSRC/Intel); the Nature Smart Cities bat monitoring project (UCL/Intel); and ongoing …

Child Proofing the Internet of Things (IoT4Kids)

Mike Stead Adoption and Acceptability, Ambient Environments, Privacy and Trust

Team: Dr Bran Knowles, Dr Joe Finney (Lancaster University) Partners: Micro:bit Educational Foundation, NSPCC, Family Online Safety Institute The project aims to: Understand the potential applications of BBC micro:bit as a programmable IoT platform for children in order to anticipate a range of scenarios which may present different challenges in terms of privacy and security. Identify current barriers to being able to …

Gender & the IoT

Mike Stead Adoption and Acceptability, Ambient Environments, Privacy and Trust, Safety and Security, Standards, Governance and Policy

Team: Dr Leonie Tanczer (UCL STEaPP), Dr Simon Parkin (UCL Computer Science), Dr Trupti Patel (UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies), Dr George Danezis (UCL Computer Science) Partners: London VAWG Consortium, Privacy International Gender and IoT is an interdisciplinary project exploring the implications of IoT on gender-based domestic violence and abuse and was funded by a Social Science Plus+ award from UCL’s Collaborative Social Science Domain. Domestic violence …

Value of Personal Data in IoT (VPD)

Anya Skatova Ambient Environments, Harnessing Economic Value, Privacy and Trust

Value of Personal Data in IoT (VPD) Team: Carsten Maple (University of Warwick), Anya Skatova (University of Warwick), Lucie Burgess (Digital Catapult), Rebecca McDonald (University of Birmingham), Sinong Ma (University of Warwick) Partners: Which? and Digital Catapult. Data is key to Internet of Things (IoT). Being able to share and link users’ personal data is necessary for the provision of …

Developing a Consumer Security Index for Consumer IoT devices (CSI)

adrian Adoption and Acceptability, Ambient Environments, Infrastructure, Safety and Security

Team: Dr. John Blythe (UCL), Prof. Shane Johnson (UCL) Partners: Department for Digital, Culture, Media, & Sport, UCL Dawes Centre for Future Crime, Home Office, Which?, IBM, The Behavioural Insights Team, MOPAC Internet connected devices including smart televisions, security cameras and thermostats are now commonly found around the home. Devices such as these have enormous potential to transform society, but they also provide opportunities for …

Respectful Things in Private Spaces (ReTiPS)

adrian Ambient Environments, Harnessing Economic Value, Privacy and Trust

Respectful Things in Private Spaces: Investigating Ethical Data Handling for Very Personal Devices (ReTiPS) Team: Nigel Shadbolt (University of Oxford), Max Van Kleek (University of Oxford), Reuben Binns (University of Oxford) Partners: BT Internet-connected devices are increasingly deployed in highly private spaces. These include sensors, smart voice assistants and other devices in living rooms, bedrooms, bathrooms, and private offices; as …

Resolving Conflicts in Public Spaces (ReCoPS)

adrian Ambient Environments, Harnessing Economic Value, Privacy and Trust, Safety and Security

Resolving Conflicts in Public Spaces (ReCoPS) Team: Klaus Moessner (University of Surrey), Haitham Cruickshank (University of Surrey), Prof. Nigel Davies (Lancaster University) Partners: Rail Delivery Group, Rail Safety and Standards Board IoT has the ability to transform our interaction with public spaces and public infrastructures, offering personalised services and experiences, e.g. using in situ displays to guide users through rail …