Robert N. Charette


Contributing Editor,  Risk Factor

Contributing Editor Robert N. Charette is an acknowledged international authority on information technology and systems risk management. A self-described “risk ecologist,” he is interested in the intersections of business, political, technological, and societal risks. Along with being editor for IEEE Spectrum’s Risk Factor blog, Charette is the author of multiple books and numerous articles on the subjects of risk management, project and program management, innovation, and entrepreneurship. A member of the IEEE for 35 years, Charette was a recipient of the IEEE Computer Society’s Golden Core Award in 2008.

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