About Robert-Edwin Stewart
A Journey of Innovation and Leadership
Robert-Edwin Stewart’s career is a testament to the power of curiosity, innovation, and leadership. His journey spans multiple industries, with a particular focus on the intersection of technology and healthcare.
A Collaborative Approach
Robert believes in the power of collaboration and co-creation. Throughout his career, he has worked alongside diverse teams, leveraging collective expertise to drive strategic initiatives and deliver remarkable results. His approach is rooted in a deep understanding of science, technology, and innovation, and a commitment to fostering growth and transformation.
A Vision for the Future
Robert’s work is guided by a series of questions that reflect his vision for the future of technology and healthcare. These questions explore the potential of cryptographic protocols, the security of applications operating on compromised machines, the prevention of secret information leakage, the regulation of permissioned access to information, and the legal enforcement of data protections.
A Commitment to Excellence
Robert recently served on the Board of Directors and as Chief Technology Officer of The Alliance for Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (ACRES). In this role, he was part of a multi-sector alliance working to construct an open, integrated global system that enhances safety, quality, and efficiency in clinical research.
A Track Record of Success
Robert’s previous roles include Chief Operating Officer and Board of Directors member at Sonavation, Inc., where he led the development of the company’s IDkey consumer and enterprise devices. He also served as Chief Technologist of the Global Security Solutions Group at EMC and co-founded the cyber-privacy company VitalLock.
A Lifelong Learner
Robert’s interests include AI, AR, VR, ML, defensive cyber capabilities, geospatial ISR sensor processing, intelligent meta-data discovery and profiling, fusion and exploitation of sensor arrays for situational awareness, and high throughput meshed-edge mobile computing platforms.
A Personal Touch
Outside of his professional life, Robert is a certified firefighter and EMT, showcasing his commitment to serving his community. He is also a family man, sharing his life journey with his wife, Alison, and their combined tribe of nine.