The ability to make effective decisions, design comprehensible decision processes and to understand and manage risk on issues in business and policy fields such as energy, infrastructure, health, education and others are crucial skills for managers, civil servants and public managers. More than 25 years of applications in decision and risk analysis have shown that building up decision capability enables you to
This course cuts across several of the most important decision areas which managers in the private and public sector face: allocating scarce program or project budgets in different business units or policy areas (e.g. R&D); making trade-offs between financial/economic, ecologic and social objectives; transparently selecting contractors, e.g. in public tenders; developing recommendations for siting decisions; communicating health or environmental risks to the public.
After having completed this course, participants will have
Professionals from all sectors (public, private, and from NGOs)
Seminar fee includes: attendance, online access to course documents, materials during the seminar, beverages in the Hertie School cafeteria (open on weekdays), certificate of attendance. Terms and Conditions
Registration is possible throughout the year, on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Not offered in 2013/14: