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Date:10/24/2007

book Smart Choices, coauthored with John Hammond and Howard Raiffa, brings the basic knowledge from the decision science field to individuals interested in making better decisions in their professional and personal lives.

In Analysis of the Biological Clock Decision, a paper being published in the INFORMS journal Decision Analysis, Dr. Keeney provides systematic guidance to women deciding at what stage in their careers to have children.

In research that is sure to stir controversy, Dr. Keeney recently completed a study of decision-making and mortality in the U.S. He argues that nearly half the deaths that occur every year are hastened, in part, by personal decisions.

Over 3,500 operations researchers are expected to attend the INFORMS Annual Meeting November 4 - 7 in Seattle. The meetings theme is The Spirit of Technology. Information about the annual meeting is at http://meetings.informs.org/Seattle07/.

Additional plenary speakers (http://meetings.informs.org/Seattle07/plenary.html) include

  • Health care: Eva K. Lee and Marco Zaider, a team from Georgia Tech and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center that used math modeling to improve the treatment of prostate cancer
  • Homeland security: Ervin Kapos, Director of Operations Analysis for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • Supply chain: Gang Yu, Director of Worldwide Procurement for Dell
  • Global economy: Robert W. Moffatt, jr., Senior Vice President, Integrated Options, IBM

Ralph L. Keeneys research interests concern models of decisions involving multiple objectives, application of decision analysis for complex corporate and governmental problems, risk analysis involving life-threatening risks, structuring decisions and creating innovative alternatives. He is the author of numerous published articles and several books o
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Contact: Barry List
barry.list@informs.org
443-757-3560
Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
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