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Thursday 4 November 2010                               Schedule is subject to change without notice
8:00 - 9:00
Registration and Coffee
9:00 - 10:00
Welcome - Palisade Overview and The Power of Probabilities - Ballroom 3
Sam McLafferty, President, Palisade Corporation
Randy Heffernan, Vice President, Palisade Corporation
 
Ballroom 3
Ballroom 4
Platinum Room
10:00 - 10:45
SOFTWARE TRAINING
Introduction to
DecisionTools Suite 5.7

Thompson Terry
Palisade Corporation



CASE STUDY
Use of Simulation Models in Managing Product Prices
Sean Ritchie
Clarisant

Thomas G. McKinney
Armstrong Building Products

10:45 - 11:15
Break
11:15 - 12:00
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Introduction to @RISK 5.7
Thompson Terry
Palisade Corporation



CASE STUDY
Quantifying Risk in
Energy Systems

Dr. Davion Hill
Det Norske Veritas



CASE STUDY
Stochastic Forecasting of New Product Diffusion with Adherence to Historical Data
Michael Kubica
Applied Quantitative Sciences

12:00 - 1:15
Lunch - The Pub
1:15 - 2:00
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Customized Software Applications using
@RISK and VBA

Dr. Javier Ordóñez
Palisade Corporation

CASE STUDY
Use of Simulation Models in Pricing Health Insurance and Reinsurance Risk
Tim Robinson
Windsor Strategy Partners
2:00 - 2:45
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Introduction to Project Risk Management using
@RISK for Project

Dr. Javier Ordóñez
Palisade Corporation

CASE STUDY
Decision Making Under Uncertainty at Intel
Andre Lowe
Intel



CASE STUDY
@RISK for Modeling of Performance Risk on Projects and in Organizations
Gregory Brink
Value Management Strategies, Inc.
2:45 - 3:15
Break
3:15 - 4:00
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Select Industry Applications of DecisionTools Suite

Stephan Beeusaert
Palisade Corporation



4:00 - 5:00
Keynote:  
Gambling, Money Management, and Monte Carlo Simulation - Ballroom 3
Dr. Wayne Winston, Indiana University
5:00 -
Welcome Reception and Dinner - The Pub at the Monte Carlo


Friday 5 November 2010
8:00 - 9:00
Coffee
 
Ballroom 3
Ballroom 4
Platinum Room
9:00 - 9:45
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Introduction to
DecisionTools Suite 5.7

Erik Westwig
Palisade Corporation


CASE STUDY
Handling Uncertainty in a Renewable World
Mark Rudd
Rudd Asset Management



9:45 - 10:30
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Best Practices in
Risk Modeling

Dr. Chris Albright
Indiana University



CASE STUDY
Uncovering the Path to New Nuclear Generation: An Analysis of Time and Cost
Dave Whitman and
Elliot Bishow
PA Consulting Group

10:30 - 11:00
Break
11:00 - 11:45
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Why Be Normal? Selecting the Best Distribution Models
Andy Sleeper
Successful Statistics, Inc.



CASE STUDY
Risk Analysis in
Agricultural Policy

John D. McKenzie
Innovastat



11:45 - 1:00
Lunch - The Pub
1:00 - 1:45
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Advanced Features of DecisionTools Suite 5.7 and @RISK 5.7

Sam McLafferty
Dr. Doug Stauffer

Erik Westwig
Palisade Corporation
CASE STUDY
Program Cost Risk Assessment Methodology
Robert Webster
Aerojet




CASE STUDY RISKOptimizer/Evolver in Determining Optimal Swaps for Risk Mitigation
Roy Nersesian
Columbia and Monmouth Universities


1:45 - 2:30
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Introduction to
PrecisionTree 5.7

Erik Westwig
Palisade Corporation


CASE STUDY
Optimization of Truck Fleet Size using @RISK
David Osorio Arboleda
Renting Colombia SA


  
CASE STUDY
Use of @RISK for Quantifying Uncertainty in Innovation Project Management
Dr. Jose A. Briones
SpyroTek Performance Solutions
2:30 - 3:00
Break
3:00 - 3:45
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Introduction to NeuralTools and StatTools 5.7

Thompson Terry
Palisade Corporation
Dr. Chris Albright
Indiana University


CASE STUDY
Risk Analysis of Offshore
Multi-Field Oil Production Projects at Petrobras

Rafael Fernando Hartke
PETROBRAS       




CASE STUDY
@RISK in the Analysis of Investment Treaty Arbitration
Erica VanSant

Solutions Economics, LLC
Carolyn Witthoft
Libretto Group LLC



3:45 - 4:30
SOFTWARE PRESENTATION
Introduction to Evolver and RISKOptimizer 5.7

Thompson Terry
Palisade Corporation



CASE STUDY
Assessing Traffic and Revenue Studies for Tolled Facilities Using a Toll Viability Screen Tool built with @RISK
Curtis Beaty
Texas Transportation Institute / Texas A&M       

CASE STUDY
Using @RISK for Project for Major Capital Construction Projects
John G. Wachter
Wachter Consulting 


4:30 -
Closing Reception at The Pub
Schedule is subject to change without notice.

 


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