Policy Management for the Web

A WWW2005 Workshop
14th International World Wide Web Conference
Tuesday 10 May 2005, Chiba, Japan








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Papers & Proceedings now available.

Paper submission deadline extended to 14 Feb. 2/2

Daniel Weitzner to give invited talk on transparency and policy. 12/3



Location : Conference Center, Room 205

9.00am Welcome
Jim Hendler

Transparency and Accountability - Motivating the Policy Aware Web
Invited Speaker : Daniel Weitzner, W3C slides: [PDF]

10.30am - 11.00am

Coffee Break
11.00am - 12.30pm

Session One : Conflicts and Conformance

  • Research : Policy Conflict Analysis Using Free Variable Tableaux for Access Control in Web Services Environments (20 mins)
    Hiroaki Kamoda, Masaki Yamaoka, Shigeyuki Matsuda, Krysia Broda, and Morris Sloman [PDF]   slides: [PDF]
  • Research : Methods for Policy Conflict Detection and Resolution in Pervasive Computing Environments (20 mins)
    Evi Syukur, Seng Wai Loke, and Peter Stanski [PDF]  slides: [PDF]
  • Research : Policy Conformance in the Corporate Blog Space (20 mins)
    Robert McArthur, Peter Bruza, and Dawei Song [PDF]

  • Discussion (30 mins)
12.30pm - 2.00pm Lunch
2.00pm - 3.30pm

Session Two : Web Services and Policy Management

  • Research : Expressing WS Policies in OWL (20 mins)
    Bijan Parsia, Vladimir Kolovski, and Jim Hendler [PDF]
  • Position : Predicates for Boolean web service policy languages (10 mins)
    Anne Anderson [PDF]  slides: [PDF]
  • Research : Policy-based Access Control for Task Computing Using Rei (20 mins)
    Ryusuke Masuoka, Mohinder Chorpa, Zhexuan Song, Yannis Labrou, Lalana Kagal, and Tim Finin [PDF]   slides: [PDF]
  • Position : Policy Management and Web Services (10 mins)
    Tim Gleason, Kevin Minder, and Greg Pavlik [PDF]  slides: [PPT]
  • Discussion (30 mins)
3.30pm - 4.00pm Coffee Break
4.00pm - 5.00pm

Session Three : Policy Representation

  • CANCELLED Position : Representing Security Policies in Web Information Systems (10 mins)
    Felix J. Garcia Clemente, Gregorio Martinez Perez, Juan A. Botia Blaya, and Antonio F. Gomez Skarmeta [PDF]  slides: [PDF]
  • Research : Describing the P3P base data schema using OWL (20 mins)
    Giles Hogben [PDF]  slides: [PPT]
  • Position : RDF Query for Policy Management (10 mins)
    Eric Prud`hommeaux [XHTML]  slides : [HTML]
  • Position : Application Report : An extensible policy editing API for privacy and identity management policies (10 mins)
    Giles Hogben [PDF]  slides: [PPT]
  • CANCELLED Position : Policy based Access Control for a RDF Store (10 mins)
    Pavan Reddivari, Tim Finin, and Anupam Joshi [PDF]
  • Discussion (20 mins)
5.00pm White paper to sum up results of the workshop
Closing Remarks