Section: Highlights of the Year

Highlights of the Year

  • N. Gast received an ANR JCJC grant.

  • The team was highly involved in the 3IA institute MIAI @ Grenoble Alpes: P. Loiseau is co-holder of the chair “Explainable and Responsible AI” of which N. Gast and B. Pradelski are members; and P. Mertikopoulos is a member of the chair “Optimization & Learning”.

  • Arnaud Legrand participated in the writing of a book [39] on Reproducible Research, which aims at helping students and engineers and researchers to find efficient and accessible ways leading them to improve their reproducible research practices.


  • The paper “Privacy Risks with Facebook's PII-based Targeting: Auditing a Data Broker's Advertising Interface” by P. Loiseau and co-authors (IEEE S&P '18) was runner up for the 2019 Caspar Bowden Award for Outstanding Research in Privacy Enhancing Technologies.

  • The paper “Investigating ad transparency mechanisms in social media: A case study of Facebook's explanations” by P. Loiseau and co-authors (NDSS '18) was runner up for the 2019 CNIL-Inria Award for Privacy Protection.