Emanuele Borgonovo


Bocconi University

Emanuele Borgonovo is Full Professor at the Department of Decision Sciences of Bocconi University. He holds a Ph.D. in Nuclear Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. , He is director of the Bachelor in Economics, Management and Computer Science of Bocconi University, co-editor-in-chief of the European Journal of Operational Research, and advisor of Springer International Series in Operations Research and Management Science.

He is the current President of the INFORMS Decision Analysis Society. He is recipient of several national and international awards, among which the 2017 Chinese Academy of Sciences President’s Visiting Professor Fellowship, the 2015 IBM Faculty Award, the honorary memberships of “The Scientific Research Society of North America”, “The Honorary Society of the American Nuclear Society,” the “McCormack fellowship of the Westinghouse Corporation,” at MIT as well as several best paper and excellence in refereeing awards. He is also a member of the editorial boards of numerous journals among which Risk Analysis, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, the Journal of Financial Data Science and he is associate editor of the Journal of Risk and Reliability. He has published more than 100 scientific papers and worked in international research projects with institutions such as DARPA, the Idaho National Laboratory, the DOE, the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Electricité de France, Charles Rivers Analytics, The Marie Technimont Group, the Campari Group, etc.. The Differential Importance Measure, a sensitivity technique he introduced in 2000, has been inserted in NASA’s Guide for Risk Managers and Practitioners. He is author of the book: “Sensitivity Analysis: An Introduction for the Management Scientist”, http://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783319522579.

His research interests concern Machine Learning, Interpretability, Explainability, Sensitivity Analysis and Computer Experiments.

Emanuele Borgonovo