We are living in a new age of risk and uncertainty. Never before has the prospect of an uncertain and dangerous future so governed our lives or danger so politicised. The geopoliticisation of risk intensifies the role of uncertainty and revise the constellations of power and knowledge at the heart of social life across the globe. The agents and aims, the structures and flows, the reasons and residues of this global tendency are the object of the Chair in Geopolitics of Risk.