The Upside of Risk

Forward-thinking companies are moving beyond risk protection and compliance to embrace the upside of risk. Focused on ways to create value and competitive advantage from risk, these organization not only manage to avoid loss but also take a comprehensive, strategic view on the upside and downside.

This webinar is presented by Carl Spetzler and Hannah Winter, both experts in decision-making under conditions of complexity. It addresses uncertainty in the value drivers of businesses, and examine sources of risk and opportunity by business unit and across the entire enterprise. A discussion will be presented on ways to creates shareholder value by managing exposure and embracing uncertainty.

Webinar Sponsors

SDRM Certificate Program at UTThis webinar is brought to you by collaboration of the SDG Decision Education Center and Texas Executive Education at The University of Texas at Austin, SDG’s partner in the Strategic Decision and Risk Management Certificate program. For more information on earning a certificate, visit Texas Executive Education.


Carl_Spetzler-process-sc166x199-t1412269779Carl Spetzler has helped top business leaders over 40 years to create innovative new strategies that deal with the complexities of uncertainty and risk over long time horizons. CEO and Chairman of Strategic Decisions Group, he is the lead author of Decision Quality: Value Creation from Better Business Decisions (Wiley, 2016).

Hannah Winter, Author & SpeakerHannah Winter is a partner, strategy consultant, and educator with SDG, where she leads the firm’s executive education program and oversees the firm’s university partnerships offering the Strategic Decision and Risk Management certificate program for mid-career professionals. She is a coauthor of Decision Quality.

Original Webinar: May 17, 2017