SDG’s online webinars, each less than one hour, focus on topics related to decision making and risk management. Here are our latest sessions. For a complete list of all webinars available for replay, visit our Resource Hub. To be notified of future events, join our email community.

The Social Cost of Carbon

November 11, 2020

Carbon pricing is likely to take on growing significance in the coming decade as investors, consumers, and regulators increasingly require business leaders to incorporate the cost of carbon into their decision making. Less clear is the appropriate price to place on carbon. This webinar will apply sound reasoning in estimating the social cost of carbon, …Read More…

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How Oil & Gas Companies are Framing Energy Transition Strategy

October 28, 2020

Investors, consumers, and regulators are now expecting oil & gas companies to monitor and manage not only direct emissions from their own operations (known as “Scope 1”), but also emissions from the energy sourced to run their operations (Scope 2). If Scope 3 emissions—those that result from the end-user’s use of refined hydrocarbon—were to be …Read More…

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The Coming Energy Transition: Value Metrics and Alternatives to Consider Now

October 14, 2020

Energy companies have no shortage of strategic alternatives to consider in the coming transition away from fossil fuels and toward renewables. Investments can be made in solar, natural gas, carbon capture, methane reduction, or biofuels to name a few. In this changing energy landscape, new value measures have emerged as well. Should companies focus on …Read More…

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Beyond Decision Rights: What Most Decision Processes Get Wrong

March 11, 2020

Today in business, the “advocacy-approval” process is the norm for decision making. You’re likely to have participated many times yourself: A champion presents a proposal; the decision-making body pokes hard to find holes and correct assumptions. If the advocate can convince the deciders, they win! If not, it’s back to the drawing board. But simply …Read More…

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The Future of ERM: Risk-Informed Decision Making Throughout the Enterprise

January 15, 2020

Why forward-thinking CROs are leading the way in transforming risk-informed decision making throughout the enterprise.  In leading organizations, the role of risk management has grown to include the upside of risk and is increasingly a part of all decision making. In addition to the traditional roles of compliance and protection from adverse events, risk professionals …Read More…

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How to Establish a Healthy Decision Culture

October 16, 2019

At the heart of any healthy corporate culture is a healthy decision culture. Clarity of purpose, transparency of process, and commitment to follow-through all confer a high degree of confidence in decision making at all levels of the organization. But beyond the obvious, there are dozens of dysfunctional behaviors that can undermine an organization’s decision …Read More…

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Decision Science for Data Scientists

September 17, 2019

The past decade has seen the integration of big data, artificial intelligence, and data science into business operations. The value of the data, models, and visualizations is realized in better decisions; and yet, decisions are about the future, which can be highly uncertain. The field of decision science has evolved powerful tools, models and practices that …Read More…

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Data Science for Decision Professionals

September 16, 2019

The past few years have seen broad cross-industry adoption of data-driven decision making. Big data, artificial intelligence, and data science have taken center stage. This webinar provides decision professionals with an introductory understanding of the data science philosophy and an overview of how to integrate data focused techniques into decision models and processes. Build the …Read More…

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Scenarios & Forecasting: Planning for Uncertainty

July 10, 2019

Gain a better understanding of the tools of scenario planning to create a vivid, compelling vision of how the future might unfold. Learn how to test strategic alternatives against your scenarios to find the best path forward. Scenario planning can help you broaden your strategic thinking about the future; design better, more flexible alternatives; and …Read More…

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How Game Theory Can Help Us Make Better Decisions

May 15, 2019

Game theory can provide useful insights into the competitive and cooperative kinds of strategic decisions regularly made by businesses today. In addition, game theory can support negotiations, where different points of view and preferences can provide the opportunity both to create greater value and to allocate that value in a mutually beneficial way. Speaker Dr. …Read More…

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