Richard Stevens is a director of the Government Consulting Unit in IDC Italy, where his work focuses on market and policy analysis for topics including IoT, cloud computing, telecommunications, and Big Data for industry, as well as local and central government.
With a background in software development and project management, Stevens has led numerous international teams to develop enterprise class application platforms. Stevens’ expertise includes the development of architectures and deployment of application platforms from the idea to the market. He has experience in modeling information architectures, workflows, rules, policies, interfaces, events, messages, and data in middleware and execution environments. Stevens has been project manager on several European projects and is an expert evaluator and reviewer for the European Commission’s CNECT Directorate, Research Directorate, and the European Research Council.
Stevens holds two MAs from the University of Wisconsin and a Master’s from the John’s Hopkins University in International Economics.