PACTMAN: Trust, Privacy and Consent in Future Pervasive Environments

An EPSRC-funded project on Trust, Identity, Privacy and Security in the Digital Economy.



Nissen, B, Neumann, V, Mikusz, M, Gianni, R, Clinch, S, Speed, C & Davies, NAJ 2019, Should I Agree? Delegating Consent Decisions Beyond the Individual. in CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Proceedings (CHI'19).

Mikusz, M., Choo, K., Balan, R. K., Davies, N., & Lee, Y. (Accepted/In press). New Challenges in Display-Saturated Environments. IEEE Pervasive Computing.


Cinel, C., Cortis Mack, C., & Ward, G. (2018). Towards augmented human memory: Retrieval-induced forgetting and retrieval practice in an interactive, end-of-day review. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 147(5), 632-661.

Sarah Clinch, Cecilia Mascolo. Learning From Our Mistakes – Identifying Opportunities for Technology Intervention to Address Everyday Cognitive Failure. IEEE Pervasive Computing. To Appear.

Mateusz Mikusz, Sarah Clinch, Peter Shaw, Nigel Davies, and Petteri Nurmi. 2018. Using Pervasive Displays to Aid Student Recall -Reflections on a Campus-Wide Trial. In Proceedings of the 7th ACM International Symposium on Pervasive Displays (PerDis '18), Albrecht Schmidt, Julie R. Williamson, Ivan Elhart, Matthias Baldauf, Mateusz Mikusz, Salvatore Sorce, Katja Kurdyukova, Passant El.Agroudy, and Vito Gentile (Eds.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 6, 8 pages. DOI:

Corina Sas. 2018. Exploring Self-Defining Memories in Old Age and their Digital Cues. In Proceedings of the 2018 Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS '18). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 149-161. DOI:


Sarah Clinch, Tilman Dingler, Kai Kunze, Passant ElAgroudy, and Tsutomu Terada. 2017. WAHM - 4th workshop on ubiquitous technologies to augment the human mind: sharing experiences. In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (UbiComp '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 662-665. DOI:

N. Davies and S. Clinch, "Pervasive Data Science," in IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 50-58, 2017.
DOI: https://10.1109/MPRV.2017.2940956

Davies, N. A. J., Clinch, S. E., Mikusz, M. A., Bates, O. E. G., Turner, H. & Friday, A. J. 2017. "Better Off: When Should Pervasive Displays be Powered Down?" To appear in Proceedings of the Sixth ACM International Symposium on Pervasive Displays. Lugano, Switzerland: ACM Press.

Shaw, P. A., Mikusz, M. A., Davies, N. A. J., Clinch S. E. 2017. "Using Smartwatches for Privacy Awareness in Pervasive Environments" Poster presented at The 18th International Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications. URL: