Robert L. Beckman
Dr. Beckman has been building knowledge management systems most of his professional career, primarily in the Intelligence Community and DOD. He has participated in and led revolutionary efforts in Strategic Planning, organizational and management reengineering, knowledge based targeting and decision support, competitive intelligence, war room development, targeting and thwarting foreign targeting of US assets, fraud detection, counter drug, counter terror, and money laundering and organized crime investigations. He was a senior member of an elite data integration effort for the counter-intelligence (CI) and counterterrorism (CT) communities, and has built an “insider threat” prototype for law enforcement entities engaged in CI, CT and homeland security.
Dr. Beckman had an extensive academic and publishing career, as well as being a co-owner of consulting and software companies. His American University PhD is in International Relations and he is an expert on nuclear non-proliferation, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for TBI/PTSD/Concussion, and knowledge management. He is a former USAF KC-135 pilot and a Vietnam Veteran. He is married and has three sons.