The Network aims to build and nurture a community that brings together industry, the public sector, funders, research organisations, individual researchers and innovators to support the UK in becoming the global leader in trust and responsible innovation with personal data.

In partnership

Digital Catapult

A national centre to rapidly advance the UK’s best digital ideas.

Knowledge Transfer Network

We connect people to speed up innovation, solve problems and find markets for new ideas.


We fund, support and connect innovative businesses to accelerate sustainable economic growth.

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council

The UK's main agency for funding research in engineering and the physical sciences.

RCUK Digital Economy Research

Supporting research to rapidly realise the transformational impact of digital technologies on community life, cultural experiences, future society, and the economy.

Social Inclusion through the digital economy

SiDE is an interdisciplinary research project aimed at realising the potential for digital technologies to transform the lives of people who are socially excluded.

Horizon Digital Economy Research

Horizon brings together researchers from a broad range of disciplines to investigate how digital technology may enhance the way we live, work, play and travel in the future.


dot.rural is the RCUK Digital Economy Hub focusing on the rural digital economy.

Join us

The partners are calling on any organisation interested in personal data, trust and reputation to join the network. Membership is free and will plug you into a vibrant community that we are bringing together.


Can we send you relevant information from other network members and information on related events we think you may be interested in?
Please provide a short description of your company which you are happy to make public in the members' directory. It would be helpful if you could mention any specific aspects of personal data and trust you are particularly interested in and what you hope to get out of joining the network (1000 characters max):
Which Personal Data & Trust Network groups would you be interested in?

Digital ID:
Corporate Transformation:
Social Innovation:
Health & Social Care:
Oxford Area:
Legal & Regulation:

Would you like to hear from us about news and events?

Upcoming Events

Latest News & Blogs


Data Breach: A Personal Experience

The personal information of 2.4 million customers of Carphone Warehouse and its related brands have been stolen in a cyber-attack, it has emerged over the weekend.