Blockchain-empowered Infrastructure for IoT (BlockIT)

testjoe Harnessing Economic Value, Safety and Security, Standards, Governance and Policy

Blockchain-empowered Infrastructure for IoT (BlockIT) (Supported by Lloyd’s Register Foundation) Team: Wendy Hall (University of Southampton), Vladimiro Sassone (University of Southampton), Sylvain Frey (University of Southampton), Andrea Margheri (University of Southampton) Partners: British Gas, DSTL This project looks how blockchain, the technology behind decentralised systems such as Bitcoin, can be exploited to make the Infrastructure of IoT more resilient.  This project will …

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

adrian Ambient Environments, Safety and Security, Standards, Governance and Policy

Team: Dr. John Blythe (UCL), Prof. Shane Johnson (UCL) Partners: Department for Digital, Culture, Media, & Sport, UCL Dawes Centre for Future Crime, Home Office, IBM, The Behavioural Insights Team, MOPAC Internet enabled 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 …

Designing Dynamic Insurance Policies using IoT (DDIP-IoT)

adrian Adoption and Acceptability, Standards, Governance and Policy

Designing Dynamic Insurance Policies using IoT (DDIP-IoT) (Supported by Lloyd’s Register Foundation) Team: Michael Huth (Imperial College London), Razvan Nicolescu (Imperial College London) Partners: TBC This project will explore how ‘real-time’ adjustable insurance policies can be designed and managed using IoT technology. Typical examples include bike/car renting, car sharing, and courier services where there is varying level of risk. The …

Blockchain Technology for IoT in Intelligent Transportation Systems (B-IoT)

adrian Harnessing Economic Value, Safety and Security, Standards, Governance and Policy

Blockchain Technology for IoT in Intelligent Transportation Systems (B-IoT) Team: Michael Huth(Imperial College London), Haitham Cruickshank (University of Surrey), Carsten Maple (University of Warwick ), Dave Murray-Rust (University of Edinburgh), Leif-Nissen Lundbaek (Imperial College London), Razvan Nicolescu (Imperial College London), Ella Tallyn (University of Edinburgh), Ao Lei (University of Surrey) Partners: Ordinance Survey, Wallet.Services, Pinsent Masons, Telefonica, CISCO Huge benefits …

Home Area Network Code of Practice (HANCODE)

adrian Adoption and Acceptability, Standards, Governance and Policy

Home Area Network Code of Practice (HANCODE) Team: Carsten Maple (University of Warwick), Hugh Boyes (University of Warwick) Partners: EDF Energy This project will develop a Code of Practice (CoP) to be adopted by energy suppliers and manufacturers of devices that link the Smart Meter Home Area Network (HAN) and the Consumer HAN. This project will identify technical and security …

EDIS: Extending Smartbuilding Deployment descriptions to include IoT, Networks, Data and Security

adrian Infrastructure, Safety and Security, Standards, Governance and Policy

EDIS – Extending Smartbuilding Deployment descriptions to include IoT, Networks, Data and Security Team: Peter T. Kirstein (University College London) Partners: TBC The deployment of physical assets in the built environment (e.g. buildings, houses, cities) usually is carried out without taking proper account of IoT or security features. Often, these must be added at a later stage, usually supported by Building …

IoT Observatory

rachael Adoption and Acceptability, Harnessing Economic Value, Privacy and Trust, Safety and Security, Standards, Governance and Policy

IoT Observatory Team: Thanassis Tiropanis (University of Southampton), Wendy Hall (University of Southampton). Partners: TBC This project will address issues related to sharing IoT datasets on a large distributed scale to support innovation in a way that will not compromise privacy and security. The project will identify and address infrastructural, technological and legal issues to that end, and will initiate …

Multi-Stake Holder IoT Applications Using Secured Identifier Systems Applied in the BIM Domain

rachael Infrastructure, Standards, Governance and Policy

MSiT-BIM — Multi-Stake Holder IoT Applications Using Secured Identifier Systems Applied in the BIM Domain Team: Peter Kirstein (University College London). Partners: TBC Using current BIM Standards, we will show how specific classes of deployments systems can be designed using a secured Identifier System (SIS) to pass IFC files of a complex object, such as a whole building, between partners …

Cyber Risk Assessment for Coupled Systems

rachael Infrastructure, Standards, Governance and Policy

CRACS — Cyber Risk Assessment for Coupled Systems TEAM: Jason R C Nurse (University of Oxford), David De Roure (University of Oxford), Sadie Creese (University of Oxford). Partners: Fujitsu Labs Europe, NSC Risks to critical infrastructure, in companies or countries, are currently assessed using methodologies which were established prior to the pervasive (and often automated) coupling of digital, cyberphysical and …