Prof. Kharchenko leads the Computer Systems, Networks and Cyber Security (CSNCS) Department at the National Aerospace University KhAI, Kharkiv, and the Centre for Safety Infrastructure Oriented Research and Analysis, PRC Radiy, Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine. V. Kharchenko and the CSNCS Department R&D team investigate and implement techniques and tools for assessment, certification and development of dependable applications for safe and resilient critical systems and infrastructures, considering IoT, cloud and embedded technologies. He is author and editor of 32 books and chapters (Springer, IGI-Global, River Publishers), more than 230 journal articles and papers indexed in Scopus and Web of Science. National coordinator and supervisor of 11 EU-funded projects. President of Ukrainian Scientific-Educational IT-Society.
In DIGILIENCE 2019 Prof. Kharchenko leads the organization of the session on Cyber Resilience of Industry 4.0.