Learn how to frame strategic choices, generate alternatives, develop credible forecasts, quantify uncertainty and judge the quality of a decision at the time it is made. You make decisions every day that affect your success. Leveraging an appropriate framework allows you to define the requirements of a quality decision and embrace uncertainty to your advantage. Collaborate in an interactive team environment on a complex decision, applying tools and techniques to a practical situation.

• Learn a powerful collaborative Dialogue Decision Process to address complex issues
• Frame your decisions to establish a solid foundation for your process
• Leverage creative methods and analytic thinking to identify alternatives
• Identify decision criteria with a clear line of sight to your corporate values
• Utilize sensitivity analysis to identify key risk factors
• Overcome motivational and cognitive biases to assess probabilities
• Structure and evaluate decision trees to reduce uncertainty
• Draw insights from your analysis and communicate results that produce action
• Discover what it takes to transform decision-making into a core competency of your organization

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Lecture dates: 10 - 12 December 2018 (2,5 days)

Location: University of Stavanger

Admission requirements: It is recommended that attendees have a bachelor’s degree and at least three years of work experience.

Language: English

Price: NOK 28.000


Reidar Brumer Bratvold

Dr. Reidar Brumer Bratvold works at the University of Stavanger and at the Norwegian Institute of Technology where he is teaching and supervising graduate students doing research in decision analysis, project valuation, portfolio analysis, real-option valuation and behavioural challenges in decision-making.

Eric Bickel

Dr. Eric Bickel is Associate Professor and Director of the Graduate Program in Operations Research & Industrial Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin. In addition, Dr. Bickel holds a courtesy appointment in the Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering in the Cockrell School of Engineering.


Frode Leidland
Telefon +47 51 83 30 91/+47 920 76 955

Programcourse leader:
Reidar Brumer Bratvold
Telefon: +47 51 83 2260/+47 97651969

Publisert 27.08.2018