Data Privacy Vocabularies and Controls: Semantic Web for Transparency and Privacy

Bonatti, Piero A. and Bos, Bert and Decker, Stefan and Fernandez Garcia, Javier David ORCID: and Kirrane, Sabrina ORCID: and Peristeras, Vassilios and Polleres, Axel ORCID: and Wenning, Rigo (2018) Data Privacy Vocabularies and Controls: Semantic Web for Transparency and Privacy. In: Semantic Web for Social Good (SWSG2018), 8-12 October 2018, Monterey, USA.


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Managing Privacy and understanding the handling of personal data has turned into a fundamental right-at least for Europeans-since May 25th with the coming into force of the General Data Protection Regulation. Yet, whereas many different tools by different vendors promise companies to guarantee their compliance to GDPR in terms of consent management and keeping track of the personal data they handle in their processes, interoperability between such tools as well uniform user facing interfaces will be needed to enable true transparency, user-configurable and -manageable privacy policies and data portability (as also implicitly promised by GDPR). We argue that such interoperability can be enabled by agreed upon vocabularies and Linked Data.

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Additional Information: This work has been supported by the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant 731601 (SPECIAL).
Divisions: Departments > Informationsverarbeitung u Prozessmanag. > Informationswirtschaft > Polleres
Version of the Document: Accepted for Publication
Variance from Published Version: Minor
Depositing User: Javier David Fernandez Garcia
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2018 08:52
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2019 12:37


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