Biography

Siani is a principal research scientist in the Security and Cloud Research Lab. She has been the technical lead on a number of different research projects, with a focus on privacy enhancing technologies, accountability and the cloud.

Siani received an MA from Oxford University in logic, a PhD in artificial intelligence from the University of Edinburgh and was a Research Fellow at Cambridge University before joining HP in 1994. She has been editor and co-author of books on Trusted Computing and on Privacy and Security for Cloud Computing, and is associate editor for journals on trust management as well as IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing. 


She has been Vice President of the UK Chapter of the Cloud Security Alliance and member of: the steering committees of CSA GRC Stack and IFIP TM; HP Privacy and Data Protection Board; HP security forum; HP cloud security working group; numerous programme committees, including being General Chair of IFIP Trust Management 2013 and Program Chair of IEEE CloudCom 2013 and 2014; the advisory boards of several universities and EU projects. 


She is currently involved in the following projects/activities:

    • Development of regulatory compliance advisors: joint projects between HP Labs, HP Privacy Office and other business units
    • Investigation of advanced encryption techniques for the cloud
    • Scientific lead for EU FP7 Cloud Accountability integrated project (A4Cloud)

Professional activities

Fellow British Computer Society (FBCS)
Senior member IEEE (SMIEEE)
Certified privacy professional (CIPP/IT)
CCSK certified

CSA OCF WG
CSA Privacy Level Agreement WG

Publications

Edited Books and Journals
  • Rajkumar Buyya, David S. L. Wei, Siani Pearson, Kanta Matsuura, Patrick P. C. Lee, Kshirasagar Naik (eds.), Special Issue on Cloud Security, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 2014 (to appear).
  • Siani Pearson and George Yee (eds.), Privacy and Security for Cloud Computing, Computer Communications and Networks, Springer, 2013.
  • Siani Pearson and Alois Ferscha (eds.), Secure Cloud Infrastructure, International Journal of Computer Systems Science and Engineering, vol 28, no 6, November 2013.
  • Carmen Fernandez-Gago, Fabio Martinelli, Siani Pearson, Isaac Agudo (eds.), Trust Management VII, Proc. 7th IFIP WG 11.11 International Conference, IFIPTM 2013, Malaga, Spain, June 3-7, Springer, 2013.
  • Robert Meersman, Herve Panetto, Tharam Dillon, Stefanie Rinderle-Ma, Peter Dadam, Xiaofang Zhou, Siani Pearson, Alois Ferscha, Sonia Bergamaschi,    Isabel F Cruz (eds.), On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems: OTM 2012, LNCS 7565, Springer, August 2012.
  • Siani Pearson (ed.), Trusted Computing Platforms: TCPA Technology in Context, Prentice-Hall, July 2002.
Journal Papers
  • Siani Pearson and Prodromos Tsiavos, “Taking the Creative Commons Beyond Copyright: Developing Smart Notices as User Centric Consent Management Systems for the Cloud”, International Journal of Cloud Computing, vol. 3, no 1, pp. 94-124, 2014.
  • Nick Papanikolaou, Siani Pearson, Marco Casassa Mont and Ryan Ko, “A Toolkit for Automating Compliance in Cloud Computing Services”, International Journal of Cloud Computing, vol 3, no 1, pp. 45-68, 2014.
  • Siani Pearson, “Toward Accountability in the Cloud”, IEEE Cloud Computing, Special Issue: Securing the Cloud, pp. 6-10, May/June 2013.
  • Mike Beiter, Marco Casassa Mont, Liqun Chen, Siani Pearson, “End-to-End Policy Based Encryption Techniques for Multi-Party Data Management”, Computer Standards and Interfaces, ISI Journal Citation Reports, North Holland, D.G. Rosado (ed.), December 2013.
  • Tomer Gershoni, Miranda Mowbray, Siani Pearson, “Mechanisms for protecting sensitive information in cloud computing”, Secure Cloud Infrastructure, Special Issue, International Journal of Computer Systems Science and Engineering, vol 28, no. 6, November 2013.
  • Andrew Charlesworth and Siani Pearson, Developing Accountability-based Solutions for Data Privacy in the Cloud. Volume 26, Issue 1, Innovation, Special Issue: Privacy and Technology, European Journal of Social Science Research, Taylor & Francis, UK, pp. 7-35, 2013.
  • Siani Pearson and Nick Wainwright, An Interdisciplinary Approach to Accountability for Future Internet Service Provision. International Journal of Trust Management in Computing and Communications (IJTMCC), volume 1, issue 1, pp. 52-72, 2013.
  • Miranda Mowbray, Siani Pearson, Yun Shen, Enhancing Privacy in Cloud Computing via Policy-Based Obfuscation, Journal of Supercomputing, volume 61, issue 2 , Springer US, pp. 267-291, 2012.
  • Siani Pearson and Marco Casassa Mont, “Sticky Policies: An Approach for Privacy Management across Multiple Parties”, IEEE Computer, vol 44, issue 9, pp. 60-68, September 2011.
  • Siani Pearson, “Toward Accountability in the Cloud”, View from the Cloud, IEEE Internet Computing, IEEE Computer Society, July/August issue, vol. 15, no. 4, pp. 64-69, 2011.
  • Tomas Sander and Siani Pearson, “Decision Support for Selection of Cloud Service Providers”, International Journal on Computing (JoC), Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF), vol.1, no. 1, pp. 106-113, August 2010.
  • Siani Pearson and Damien Allison, “A Model-Based Privacy Compliance Checker”, International Journal of E-Business Research, Special Issue on Privacy, 5(2), pp. 63-83, IGI Global, April-June 2009.
  • Siani Pearson, Marco Casassa Mont and Manny Novoa, “Securing Information Transfer within Distributed Computing Environments”, IEEE Security & Privacy Magazine, Jan/Feb issue, volume 6, number 1, pp. 34-42, IEEE, 2008.
Book Chapters and Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings
  • Rehab Alnemr, Siani Pearson, Ronald Leenes and Rodney Mhungu, COAT: Cloud Offerings Advisory Tool, Proc. CloudCom, IEEE, 2014.
  • Martin Gilje Jaatun, Siani Pearson, Frederic Gittler and Ronald Leenes, Towards Strong Accountability for Cloud Service Providers, Proc. ES Workshop, IEEE, 2014.
  • Siani Pearson, Accountability in Cloud Service Provision Ecosystems, Secure IT Systems, LNCS, vol 8788, Springer, pp. 3-24, 2014.
  • Marianthi Theoharidou, Nick Papanikolaou, Siani Pearson, Dimitris Gritzalis, Privacy Risk, Security, Accountability in the Cloud, Proc. IEEE CloudCom 2013, vol 1, IEEE, pp. 177-184, 2014.
  • Felici, M. and Pearson, S. Accountability, Risk, and Trust in Cloud Services: Towards an Accountability-Based Approach to Risk and Trust Governance. Proc. SERVICES, IEEE, pp. 105-112, 2014. 
  • Vasilios Tountopoulos, Massimo Felici, Alain Pannetrat, Daniele Catteddu and Siani Pearson, Interoperability Analysis of Accountable Data Governance in the Cloud, Proc. CSP Forum, Springer, 2014.
  • David Nunez, M. Carmen Fernández Gago, Siani Pearson and Massimo Felici, A Metamodel for Measuring Accountability Attributes in the Cloud, CloudCom, vol 1, IEEE, pp. 355-362, 2013.
  • Massimo Felici, Theofrastos Koulouris and Siani Pearson, Accountability for Data Governance in Cloud Ecosystems, CloudCom, Proc. IEEE CloudCom 2013, vol 2, IEEE, 2014.
  • Siani Pearson, Privacy Management and Accountability in Global Organisations, M. Hansen et al. (Eds.): Privacy and Identity 2014, IFIP AICT 421, pp. 33–52, 2014.
  • Travis D. Breaux, David G. Gordon, Nick Papanikolaou, Siani Pearson, Mapping Legal Requirements to IT Controls, In: Proc. 6th International Workshop on Requirements Engineering and Law (RELAW), IEEE, pp. 11-20, 2013.
  • Siani Pearson, On the Relationship between the Different Methods to Address Privacy Issues in the Cloud, R. Meersman et al. (eds.): OTM 2013, LNCS 8185, pp. 414–433, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013.
  • Siani Pearson, “Privacy, Security and Trust in Cloud Computing”, Privacy and Security for Cloud Computing, S. Pearson and G. Yee (eds.), Computer Communications and Networks, Springer, pp. 3-42, 2013. 
  • David Tancock, Siani Pearson and Andrew Charlesworth, “A Privacy Impact Assessment Tool for Cloud Computing”, Privacy and Security for Cloud Computing, S. Pearson and G. Yee (eds.), Computer Communications and Networks, Springer, pp. 73-123, 2013. 
  • Siani Pearson et al., Accountability for Cloud and Other Future Internet Services, Proc. CloudCom 2012, IEEE, pp. 629-632, December 2012.
  • Siani Pearson and Tomas Sander, A Decision Support System for Privacy Compliance. In: Threats, Countermeasures, and Advances in Applied Information Security, Manish Gupta, John Walp, and Raj Sharman (eds.), Information Science Reference, IGI Global, New York, pp. 158-180, 2012.
  • Nick Papanikolaou, Siani Pearson, Marco Casassa Mont and Ryan Ko, “Automating Compliance for Cloud Computing Services”, Frank Leymann, Ivan Ivanov, Marten van Sinderen and Tony Shan (eds.), Proc. Closer 2012, Portugal, SciTePress, pp. 631-637, April 2012.
  • Miranda Mowbray and Siani Pearson, “Protecting Personal Information in Cloud Computing”, On the Move to Meaningful Internet Systems: OTM 2012, R. Meersman, T. Dillon et al. (eds.), LNCS, Springer, pp. 475-491, 2012. 
  • Siani Pearson, Privacy Management in Global Organisations, Communications and Multimedia Security, Proc. 13th joint IFIP TC6 and TC11 Conference on Communications and Multimedia Security (CMS 2012), B. De Decker and D.W. Chadwick (eds.), LNCS 7394, pp. 217-237, IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2012.
  • Siani Pearson and Prodromos Tsviasos, “From Creative Commons to Smart Notices: Designing User Centric Consent Management Solutions for the Cloud”, Frank Leymann, Ivan Ivanov, Marten van Sinderen and Tony Shan (eds.), Proc. Closer 2012, Portugal, SciTePress, April 2012.
  • Marco Casassa Mont, Kieran McCorry, Nick Papanikolaou, Siani Pearson “Security and Privacy Governance In Cloud Computing via SLAs and a policy orchestration service”, Frank Leymann, Ivan Ivanov, Marten van Sinderen and Tony Shan (eds.), Proc. Closer 2012, Portugal, SciTePress, April 2012.
  • Nick Papanikolaou, Siani Pearson and Marco Casassa Mont, “Automated Understanding of Cloud Terms of Service and SLAs”, Proc. IEEE CloudCom 2011, Athens, Greece, Nov 29-Dec 1, 2011.
  • Siani Pearson, Marco Casassa Mont, Liqun Chen and Archie Reed, “End-to-End Policy-Based Encryption and Management of Data in the Cloud”, CloudCom 2011: 3rd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, November 29-December 1, 2011, Athens, Greece, pp. 764-771. DOI: 10.1109/CloudCom.2011.118 .
  • Ryan K L Ko, Peter Jagadpramana, Miranda Mowbray, Siani Pearson, Markus Kirchberg, Qianhui Liang, Bu Sung Lee, “TrustCloud: A Framework for Accountability and Trust in Cloud Computing”, 2nd IEEE Cloud Forum for Practitioners (ICFP), IEEE Computer Society, Washington DC, USA, pp. 584-588, 7-8 July 2011.
  • Dieter Sommer, Siani Pearson, Stephen Crane, “Introduction: Privacy, Trust and Identity Management”, Digital Privacy, ed. J. Camenisch, D. Sommer and R. Leenes, LNCS 6545, Springer, pp. 141-150, 2011.
  • Siani Pearson, “Privacy Models and Languages: Assurance Checking Policies”, Digital Privacy, ed. J. Camenisch, D. Sommer and R. Leenes, LNCS 6545, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelburg, pp. 363-375, 2011.
  • Siani Pearson and Tariq Elahi, “Privacy Assurance Checking”, Digital Privacy, ed. J. Camenisch, D. Sommer and R. Leenes, LNCS 6545, Springer, pp. 427-456, 2011.
  • Stephen Crane and Siani Pearson, “Security/Trustworthiness Assessment of Platforms”, Digital Privacy, ed. J. Camenisch, D. Sommer and R. Leenes, LNCS 6545, Springer, pp. 457-484, 2011.
  • Simone Fischer-Hubner, John Sőren Pettersson, Mike Bergmann, Marit Hansen, Siani Pearson and Marco Casassa Mont, “Human Computer Interaction”, Digital Privacy, ed. J. Camenisch, D. Sommer and R. Leenes, LNCS 6545, Springer, pp. 569-596, 2011.
  • Nick Papanikalaou, Siani Pearson and Marco Casassa Mont, “Towards Natural-Language Understanding and Automated Enforcement of Privacy Rules and Regulations in the Cloud: Survey and Bibliography”, Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management and Applications, Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 187, Springer Berlin Heidelburg, pp. 166-173, 2011.
  • Siani Pearson and Azzedine Benameur, "A Decision Support System for Design for Privacy", Privacy and Identity Management for Life, volume 352, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 283-296, 2011.
  • Marco Casassa Mont, Siani Pearson, Sadie Creese, Michael Goldsmith, and Nick Papanikolaou. “A Conceptual Model for Privacy Policies with Consent and Revocation Requirements.” Privacy and Identity Management for Life, volume 352, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 258-270, 2011.
  • Siani Pearson, Marco Casassa Mont and Gina Kounga, “Enhancing Accountability in the Cloud via Sticky Policies”, Secure and Trust Computing, Data Management and Applications, Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 187, Springer Berlin Heidelburg, pp. 146-155, 2011.
  • Siani Pearson and Damien Allison, “Privacy Compliance Checking using a Model-Based Approach”, E-Business Applications for Product Development and Competitive Growth: Emerging Technologies, (ed.) I. Lee, Business Science Reference, New York, IGI Global, pp. 199-220, 2011.
  • Ryan K.L. Ko, B.S. Lee and Siani Pearson, “Towards achieving accountability, auditability and trust in cloud computing”, A. Abraham et al. (Eds.), Advances in Computing and Communications, Part IV, CCIS 193, pp. 432–444, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2011.
  • Siani Pearson and Azzedine Benameur, “Privacy, Security and Trust Issues Arising from Cloud Computing”, Proc. IEEE 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom), Indianapolis, USA, IEEE, pp. 693-702, December 2010. 
  • David Tancock, Siani Pearson and Andrew Charlesworth, "Analysis of Privacy Impact Assessments within Major Jurisdictions", Proc. PST 2010, Ottawa, Canada, IEEE, pp. 118-125, August 2010.
  • Nick Papanikolaou, Sadie Creese, Michael Goldsmith, Marco Casassa Mont and Siani Pearson, “ENCORE: Towards a holistic approach to privacy”, Proc. International Conference on Security and Cryptography (SECRYPT 2010), Athens, Greece, IEEE, pp. 171-176, July 2010.
  • Siani Pearson and Tomas Sander, “A Mechanism for Policy-Driven Selection of Service Providers in SOA and Cloud Environments”, Proc. NOTERE 2010: 10th Annual Conference on New Technologies of Distributed Systems, pp. 333-338, IEEE, 2010.
  • Marco Casassa Mont, Siani Pearson, Sadie Creese, Michael Goldsmith, and Nick Papanikolaou. “EnCoRe: Towards a conceptual model for privacy policies.” Pre-Proceedings of PrimeLife/IFIP Summer School 2010: Privacy and Identity Management for Life, Helsingborg, Sweden, August 2010. Also available via HP Labs External Technical Report, HPL-2010-82:http://shiftleft.com/mirrors/www.hpl.hp.com/techreports/2010/HPL-2010-82.pdf
  • Ioannis Agrafiotis, Sadie Creese, Michael Goldsmith, Nick Papanikolaou, Marco Casassa Mont, and Siani Pearson. “Defining consent and revocation policies.” Proceedings of PrimeLife/IFIP Summer School 2010: Privacy and Identity Management for Life, Helsingborg, Sweden, August 2010.
  • Siani Pearson, “Addressing Complexity in a Privacy Expert System”, E. Hüllermeier, R. Kruse, and F. Hoffmann (eds.), Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems: Applications, CCIS 81, pp. 612–621, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2010.
  • David Tancock, Siani Pearson and Andrew Charlesworth, “A Privacy Impact Assessment Tool for Cloud Computing”, Proc. 2nd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing and Science 2010, Indianapolis, USA, IEEE, pp. 667-676, December 2010.
  • Tomas Sander and Siani Pearson, “Decision Support for Cloud Computing Provisioning”, Proc. Cloud Computing and Virtualisation (CCV), 2010, DOI: 10.5176/978-981-08-5837-7_157.
  • Siani Pearson and Yun Shen, “Context-Aware Privacy Design Pattern Selection”, Trust, Privacy and Security in Digital Business, LNCS 6264, pp. 69-80, Springer, 2010.
  • Siani Pearson, Tomas Sander and Rajneesh Sharma, “Privacy Management for Global Organisations”, Data Privacy Management and Autonomous Spontaneous Security, J. Garcia-Alfaro et al. (Eds.), LNCS 5939, pp. 9-17, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelburg, 2009.
  • Marco Casassa Mont, Siani Pearson, Sadie Creese, Michael Goldsmith, Nick Papanikolaou, “Towards an Integrated Approach to the Management, Specification and Enforcement of Privacy Policies”, Proc. W3C Workshop on Access Control Application Scenarios, Abbaye de Neumunster, Luxemboug, 17-18 November 2009.
  • Siani Pearson and Andrew Charlesworth, “Accountability as a Way Forward for Privacy Protection in the Cloud”, Proc. 1st CloudCom 2009, ed. M.G. Jaatun, G. Zhao, C. Rong, Beijing, Springer LNCS 5931, pp. 131-144, December 2009.
  • Siani Pearson, Yun Shen and Miranda Mowbray, “A Privacy Manager for Cloud Computing”, Proc. 1st CloudCom 2009, ed. M.G. Jaatun, G. Zhao, C. Rong, Beijing, Springer LNCS 5931, pp. 90-106, December 2009.
  • Sadie Creese, Paul Hopkins, Siani Pearson and Yun Shen, “Data Protection-Aware Design for Cloud Computing”, Proc. 1st CloudCom 2009, ed. M.G. Jaatun, G. Zhao, C. Rong, Beijing, Springer LNCS 5931, pp. 119-130, December 2009.
  • Siani Pearson, Prasad Rao, Tomas Sander, Alan Parry, Allan Paull, Satish Patruni, Venkata Dandamudi-Ratnakar and Pranav Sharma, “Scalable, Accountable Privacy Management for Large Organizations”, INSPEC 2009: 2nd International Workshop on Security and Privacy Distributed Computing, Enterprise Distributed Object Conference Workshops (EDOCW 2009), IEEE, pp. 168-175, September 2009.
  • Miranda Mowbray and Siani Pearson, “A Client-Based Privacy Manager for Cloud Computing”, Proc. COMSWARE’09, Article no. 1621897, ACM, June 2009.
  • Siani Pearson, “Taking Account of Privacy when Designing Cloud Computing Services”, Cloud 2009: ICSE Workshop on Software Engineering Challenges of Cloud Computing, Vancouver, IEEE, pp. 44-52, May 2009. 
  • Simone Fischer-Hűbner, John-Sőren Pettersson, Mike Bergmann, Marit Hansen, Siani Pearson, and Marco Casassa-Mont, “Digital privacy”, Aquisti et al. (eds.), Digital Privacy - Theory, Technologies, and Practices, Auerbach Publications, 2008.
  • Siani Pearson, “Privacy Models and Languages: Assurance Checking Policies”, Prime: Privacy and Identity Management for Europe, J. Camenish, R. Leenes, D. Sommer (eds.), pp. 225-237, 2008.
  • Dieter Sommer, Siani Pearson, Stephen Crane, “Introduction: Privacy, Trust and Identity Management”, Prime: Privacy and Identity Management for Europe, J. Camenish, R. Leenes, D. Sommer (eds.), pp. 119-126, 2008.
  • Siani Pearson and Tariq Elahi, “Privacy Assurance Checking”, Prime: Privacy and Identity Management for Europe, J. Camenish, R. Leenes, D. Sommer (eds.), pp. 289-317, 2008.
  • Stephen Crane and Siani Pearson, “Security/Trustworthiness Assessment of Platforms”, Prime: Privacy and Identity Management for Europe, J. Camenish, R. Leenes, D. Sommer (eds.), pp. 319-344, 2008.
  • John Sőren Pettersson, Siani Pearson et al., “Human Computer Interaction”, Prime: Privacy and Identity Management for Europe, J. Camenish, R. Leenes, D. Sommer (eds.), pp. 427-452, 2008.
  • Tariq Ehsan Elahi and Siani Pearson, “Privacy Assurance: Bridging the Gap Between Preference and Practice”, C. Lambrinoudakis, G. Pernul, A.M. Tjoa (eds.), Proc. TrustBus 2007, LNCS 4657, pp. 65-74, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2007.
  • Simone Fischer-Hűbner, John Sőren Pettersson, Mike Bergmann, Marit Hansen, Siani Pearson and Marco Casassa Mont, “HCI Designs for Privacy-Enhancing Identity Management“, Digital Privacy: Theory, Technologies and Practices, Taylor & Francis Group, 2007. 
  • Siani Pearson, Marco Casassa Mont, “A System for Privacy-aware Resource Allocation and Data Processing in Dynamic Environments”, Proc. I-NetSec06, IFIP, vol. 201, Springer Boston, pp. 471-482, 2006. 
  • Marco Casassa Mont, Siani Pearson, Robert Thyne, “A Systematic Approach to Privacy Enforcement and Policy Compliance Checking in Enterprises”, Trust and Privacy in Digital Business, LNCS 4083, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 91-102, 2006
  • Siani Pearson and Marco Casassa Mont, “Provision of Trusted Identity Management using Trust Credentials”, Trust Management, LNCS 3986, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 267-282, 2006.
  • Siani Pearson, “Towards Automated Evaluation of Trust Constraints”, Trust Management, LNCS 3986, Springer Berlin/Heidelberg, pp. 252-266, 2006.
  • John Sőren Petterson, Simone Fischer-Hűbner, Marco Casassa Mont and Siani Pearson, “How Ordinary Internet Users can have a Chance to Influence Privacy Policies”, Proc. NordiCHI 2006, pp. 473-476, ACM, 2006.
  • Siani Pearson, “Trusted Computing: Strengths, Weaknesses and Further Opportunities for Enhancing Privacy”, Trust Management, Proc. iTrust 2005, LNCS 3477, ed: Peter Herrmann, Valérie Issarny, Simon Shiu, pp. 305-320, 2005.
  • Siani Pearson, Marco Casassa Mont and Stephen Crane, “Persistent and Dynamic Trust: Analysis and the Related Impact of Trusted Platforms”, Trust Management, Proc. iTrust 2005, LNCS 3477, ed: Peter Herrmann, Valérie Issarny, Simon Shiu, pp. 355-363, 2005.
  • Siani Pearson, “How Trusted Computers Can Enhance Privacy Preserving Mobile Applications”, Proc. WOWMOM 2005, pp. 609-613, IEEE Computer Society, 2005.
  • Marco Casassa Mont and Siani Pearson, “An Adaptive Privacy Management System for Data Repositories”, Proc. TrustBus, LNCS 3592, pp. 236-245, 2005.
  • Anderson, Camenisch, Crane, Fischer-Hübner, Pearson, Pettersson, Leenes, Sommer, “Trust in PRIME”, Proc. 5th IEEE Int. Symp. on Signal Processing and IT, IEEE, pp. 552-559, 2005.
  • Thomas Roessler, Giles Hogben, Marco Casassa Mont and Siani Pearson, “Position Paper: Rule Language Requirements for Privacy-Enabled Identity Management”, Proc. Rule Languages for Interoperability 2005, 2005.
  • Siani Pearson, “Privacy Enhancing Uses of Trusted Platform Technology”, Proc. ICCCCT ’03, July 2003 (republished in SCI Journal). 
  • Michael Kinateder and Siani Pearson, “A Privacy-Enhanced Peer-to-Peer Reputation System”, Proc. EC-Web 2003, pp. 206-215, LNCS, Springer-Verlag, 2003.
  • Marco Casassa-Mont, Siani Pearson and Pete Bramhall, “Towards User Control and Accountable Management of Privacy and Identity Information”, Computer Security, Proc. ESORICS, pp. 146-161, LNCS 2808, Springer, 2003.
  • Marco Casassa-Mont, Siani Pearson and Pete Bramhall, “Towards Accountable Management of Identity and Privacy: Sticky Policies and Enforceable Tracing Services”, Proc. DEXA 2003, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 377-382, 2003.
  • Yolanta Beres, Pete Bramhall, Marco Casassa Mont, Mickey Gittler and Siani Pearson, “On the Importance of Accountability and Enforceability in Enterprise Privacy Languages”, Proc. W3C Workshop on Enterprise Privacy Languages and the Future of P3P, Kiel, June 2003.
  • Siani Pearson, “A Trusted Mechanism for User Self-Profiling in E-Commerce”, Trust, Reputation and Security: Theories and Practice, LNAI 2631, Springer, pp. 177-193, 2002.
  • Chris Preist and Siani Pearson, “An Adaptive Choice of Messaging Protocol in Multi Agent Systems”, Foundations and Applications of Multi-Agent Systems, LNAI 2403, ed Mark d'Inverno, Michael Luck, Michael Fisher and Chris Preist. pp. 227-242, Springer, 2002.
  • B. Balacheff, D. Chan, L. Chen, S. Pearson, and G. Proudler, “Securing intelligent adjuncts using trusted computing platform technology”, J. Domingo-Ferrer, D. Chan and A. Watson (eds.), Proc. 4th Working Conference on Smart Card Research and Advanced Applications, pp. 177-196, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000.
  • B. Balacheff, D. Chan, L. Chen, S. Pearson, and G. Proudler, “How can you trust a computing platform?”, Proc. Information Security Solutions Europe Conference (ISSE 2000), Spain, 2000.
  • Siani Pearson, Liqun Chen and Athanasios Vamvakas, “On enhancing user authentication with biometric data protection for smart card and other trusted hardware”, Proc. Gemplus Developers’ Conference 2000, June 2000.
  • Liqun Chen, Siani Pearson and Athanasios Vamvakas, “On enhancing biometric authentication with data protection”, R. Howlett and L. Jain (eds.), Proc. 4th International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Engineering Systems & Allied Technologies (KES 2000), pp. 249-252, IEEE, 2000.
  • Chris Preist and Siani Pearson, “An Adaptive Choice of Messaging Protocol in Multi-Agent Systems”, Proc. ICMAS 1998, Y. Demazeau (ed.), pp. 457-458, IEEE Computer Society, 1998.
  • S. Pearson, C. Preist, T. Dahl and E. de Kroon, “An Agent Based Approach to Task Allocation in a Computer Support Team”, Proc. PAAM'97, Springer, 1997.
  • T. Dahl, S. Pearson and C. Preist, “An Agent Communications Platform developed in Object-Oriented Prolog”, Proc. PAP'97, Springer, 1997.
  • Siani Pearson, “Analysing Choice of Messaging Protocol in Multi-Agent Systems”, Proc. FoMAS ’97, 1997.
  • Siani Baker (now Pearson) and Alan Smaill, “A Proof Environment for Arithmetic with the Omega Rule”, Integrating Symbolic Mathematical Computation and Artificial Intelligence, LNCS 958, AISMC-2, pp. 115-130, Springer-Verlag, 1994.
  • Siani Baker (now Pearson), “A New Application for Explanation-based Generalisation within Automated Deduction”. In A. Bundy (ed.), 12th International Conference on Automated Deduction, LNCS 814, Springer-Verlag, pp. 177-191, 1994.
  • Siani Baker (now Pearson), Andrew Ireland and Alan Smaill, “On the Use of the Constructive Omega Rule within Automated Deduction”, Logic Programming and Automated Reasoning, LNCS 624, LPAR ’92, pp. 214-225, Springer-Verlag, 1992.
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Awards

Ron Knode service award (from Cloud Security Alliance), 2013.

Best paper award, 1st International Conference on Cloud Computing (CloudCom), Beijing, 2009.

 

Patents

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