In this 2018 report, IF - which specialises in ethical and practical uses of data - publishes findings on the sharing of data gathered from multiple people.
The aim of IF’s UK-based research was to explore attitudes towards data portability - including the perceived value and challenges that come from transferring data between services.
As IF explains:
The report includes a wealth of insights for anyone involved in digital ID and recommends that policy-makers think beyond the implementation of GDPR to the next generation of data protection policy:
The authors also observe that the UK’s strong legal system is well-placed to seize this opportunity, by setting international standards around creating services that respect the rights of multiple people.