ADAPT Research Wins Best Paper Award

13 November 2023

A research paper titled “Using Patterns to Manage Governance of Solid Apps” has won the best paper award in the Workshop on Ontology Design and Patterns (WOP), co-located with International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC). The paper was co-authored by Beatriz Esteves, a visiting researcher to ADAPT at Trinity College Dublin, and Dr Harshvardhan Pandit, an ADAPT academic at DCU.    

The paper was presented at the event in Greece where it won the Best Paper award.  Relevant to the GDPR and Data Space communities, the work is about “PLASMA — a policy language to describe the entities, infrastructure, legal roles, policies, notices, and records to understand and establish responsibilities and accountability within the Solid ecosystem.” It is relevant to the GDPR and Data Spaces communities. 

A preprint of the paper can be accessed here.