Knowledge Content Library
The ABCDs of Informal DA in Neighborhood Non-profits
Presented by Enrico Manlapig (Westmont College) at 2016 DAAG Conference in Banff. In this session on Societal and Non-Profit Decision Making, this talk discusses how DA helped a school board choose a new facility.
Supporting Landscape Level Planning and Management with DA-facilitated Integrated Science Modeling
Presented by Karen Jenni (USGS) and Tim Nieman (Decision Application) at 2016 DAAG Conference in Banff. In this session on Societal and Non-Profit Decision Making, this talk discusses the unique and interesting modeling and communication challenges associated with effective decision support in very large, complex multiple stakeholder situations.
DA for Financial Stability in a Conservation Org
Presented by Esteban Guerrero (SmartOrg) at 2016 DAAG Conference in Banff. In this session on Societal and Non-Profit Decision Making, this talk discusses how Portfolio Decision Analysis made a big dent in helping project champions understand and manage the complexity of debt swaps.
Bringing DEF Training to Kids in Your Life Through Corporate Partners
Presented by Amy Day (Decision Education Foundation) at 2016 DAAG Conference in Banff. In this session on Decision Analysis for Everyone, this talk discusses how DEF teamed up with Intel to teach essential decision skills to young people.
Improving decision quality: one decision at a time
Presented by Karen Sepucha (Health Decision Sciences Center - Massachusetts General Hospital) at 2015 DAAG Conference in Huntington Beach. This keynote speech discusses the use of decision sciences to improve medical decision making at Mass General.
Not-for-Profit Strategic Planning: A Junior Achievement Case Study
Presented by Bill Klimack (Chevron) at 2013 DAAG Conference in Austin. Application of Decision Analysis to decisions about how to attract and retain volunteers.
Staying Relevant and Creating Enduring Value
Presented by Greg Parnell (Innovative Decisions) at 2006 DAAG Conference in Baltimore. Keynote address on the top 10 ways to maintain relevance and provide enduring value to your organization.
An Emergency Facilitation: Decision Analysis as a Mediation Tool
Presented by Bill Haskett (Decision Strategies) at 2000 DAAG Conference in Calgary. Example of using DA facilitation as a mediation tool for an organization with procedural blocks to progress.
The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
by Jonathan Haidt
As America descends deeper into polarization and paralysis, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt has done the seemingly impossible—challenged conventional thinking about morality, politics, and religion in a way that speaks to everyone on the political spectrum.