How do I choose the best title for this talk? Structured decision making as a tool for all occasions
Thursday, April 25, 2019
2:00 pm Eastern Time
Assistant Unit Leader of Fisheries, Maine Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
Professor of Fisheries Science, University of Maine
Whether deciding where to go out for dinner or how best to allocate conservation funds, making decisions can be challenging (particularly as a group). The number of possible actions can be daunting, and objectives may be complex or conflicting. We will explore the basic ideas behind Structured Decision Making (problem decomposition and value-based assessment) to provide a user-friendly tool for a complex world.