SDP Annual DAAG Conference The Decision Analysis Affinity Group (DAAG)

We are happy to announce that the Society of Decision Professionals’ annual DAAG conference is going virtual! Mark your calendars for the dates of June 24-26, 2020, from 8:00 am to 1:30 pm PT (11:00 am to 4:30 ET). You can expect another memorable conference, but with a new twist that will allow you to… Continue reading SDP Annual DAAG Conference The Decision Analysis Affinity Group (DAAG)

Make #riskawarenessweek2020 you corporate risk management training. Put it in the budget for this year

Risk Awareness Week 2020 #RAW2020 will bring some of the leading risk management researchers and practitioners to your staff computers or mobile phones. It is designed to raise awareness about risk management application in planning, forecasting, budgeting, construction, investments and performance management and will significantly enhance the quality of decision making. More than 50 sessions… Continue reading Make #riskawarenessweek2020 you corporate risk management training. Put it in the budget for this year

You can still use #riskawarenessweek2019 as corporate risk management training for your staff

Risk Awareness Week RAW2019 brings some of the leading risk management researchers and practitioners to your computer or mobile phone. It is designed to raise awareness about risk management application in planning, forecasting, budgeting, construction, investments and performance management and will significantly enhance your decision making. More than 60 sessions across 5 days from 14… Continue reading You can still use #riskawarenessweek2019 as corporate risk management training for your staff

Should it be objective-centric ERM or decision focused risk management or risk-based decision making or just decision making?

Couple of months ago I promised Hans Læssøe to respond to his article about the link between risk management and decision making. I finally managed to summarise my thoughts in this short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AHUW1Tecfac, but basically I believe risk management was hijacked by auditors and consultants approximately 30 years ago and turned into a joke and… Continue reading Should it be objective-centric ERM or decision focused risk management or risk-based decision making or just decision making?

Integrate into decision making, integrate into decision making… how do you actually do it?

Quite often people ask me how to better create corporate risk register or departement level operational risk registers or risk management framework documents. My answer is always the same – don’t need one, don’t do it. All of my videos, articles, posts hint at better ways to get the same job done. Ok, fair enough,… Continue reading Integrate into decision making, integrate into decision making… how do you actually do it?

Risk Management Could Be a Powerful Tool, But it Just isn’t (part 4)

In the final of a four-part series, Alex Sidorenko, founder and CEO of Risk-Academy, explains how to integrate risk management into core processes. If there is one thing I learned in my previous role as Head of Risk at a multibillion-dollar sovereign investment fund, risk management is not about managing risks. It’s about helping management… Continue reading Risk Management Could Be a Powerful Tool, But it Just isn’t (part 4)

Risk Management Could Be a Powerful Tool, But it Just isn’t (part 3)

In the third of a four-part series, Alex Sidorenko, founder and CEO of Risk-Academy, explains how risk management is disconnected from decision making. If there is one thing I learned in my previous role as Head of Risk at a multibillion-dollar sovereign investment fund, risk management is not about managing risks. It’s about helping management… Continue reading Risk Management Could Be a Powerful Tool, But it Just isn’t (part 3)

Advanced risk management master-class in Dubai 24-26 November

Here are some of the topics I will be covering in the upcoming Advanced G31000 master-class in Dubai next week. Speak to Alex Dali https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexdali/ or send me a message if you are interested in participating. I will provide a lot of cases and practical examples on the following: integrating risk management into strategic planning using scenario… Continue reading Advanced risk management master-class in Dubai 24-26 November

Risk Management Could Be a Powerful Tool, But it Just isn’t (part 1)

Alex Sidorenko shares four valuable lessons about integrating risk management principles and methodologies into the day-to-day decision making. He shares some practical suggestions on how to overcome cognitive biases when managing risks and make risk-based thinking part of the overall corporate culture of the organisation. If there is one thing I learned in my previous… Continue reading Risk Management Could Be a Powerful Tool, But it Just isn’t (part 1)

3 free tickets to G31000 risk management conference in Dubai 24-25 September 2017

I am very excited about the paradigm shift in risk management and the greater emphasis on risk-based decision making or integrating risk analysis into decision making, which is really the same thing to me. Finally risk management as a profession is moving away from artificial concepts created by consultants with no scientific evidence whatsoever to… Continue reading 3 free tickets to G31000 risk management conference in Dubai 24-25 September 2017