SDP Announces Their Annual Conference April 15-19, 2024

LOS GATOS, Calif., March 6, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — The Society of Decision Professionals (SDP) is pleased to announce its 30th Annual Conference taking place April 16-18 in Arlington, VA. Their 2024 conference, “Effective Decision-Making in a Dynamic World, ” promises to be a transformative experience for professionals seeking to enhance their decision-making skills.

“We are thrilled to host our 30th-anniversary conference, where decision-makers from around the world can come together to explore innovative strategies and insights,” said Terry Karner and Neil Hamlett, Co-Chairs of the conference. “Our goal is to empower professionals to make better decisions, every time, and we believe this conference will provide invaluable tools and knowledge to achieve that.”

The event promises to be a dynamic gathering of decision-making professionals from various industries, including utilities, oil and energy, government, healthcare and hospitals, and medical and pharmaceuticals. Some companies in attendance include Exxon Mobil, Astellas Pharma, The FDA, Eli Lilly, US Fish & Wildlife Services, Shell, Chevron, and GSK.

The conference features a lineup of renowned speakers, with Dave Snowden, founder and Chief Scientific Officer of the Cynefin Co. as the keynote speaker, kicking off the event. Snowden’s expertise in complexity science and sense-making will undoubtedly provide valuable insights into decision-making in today’s complex environments. He will delve into the intricacies of effective decision-making in complex and uncertain environments, setting the stage for three days of enlightening discussions.

There will be more than 50 speakers who specialize in industry tracks: government, energy, pharma, and natural resources. In addition, on the third day, the “Chair’s Choice” will take center stage where unconventional topics will be discussed. This session allows attendees to explore emerging trends and innovative approaches. This special platform with the Chairs Choice offers a space for innovative thinking and prompts participants to question traditional methods.

From day one, attendees will attend individual sessions catering to both seasoned practitioners and newcomers, fostering a unique learning environment. The second day will be more of the same as attendees learn more about decision-making.

Moreover, attendees can participate in six interactive workshops where they can learn practical tools and techniques to enhance their decision-making skills. Dynamic participation will be a hallmark of these sessions to stimulate innovative problem-solving amongst attendees.

Held at the Hilton Arlington Hotel in Arlington, VA, this event promises to be a transformative experience for professionals seeking to enhance their decision-making skills. Additionally, networking opportunities will be plentiful, giving participants a chance to connect with decision-making experts and professionals from their respective industries.

The SDP’s Annual Conference is a must-attend event for decision professionals looking to expand their knowledge, learn from industry experts, and network with peers. It is an opportunity to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in the field of decision-making.

As the 30th installment of the conference, this year’s event holds special significance. It’s a celebration of the SDP’s commitment to advancing the field of decision-making and recognizing the achievements made over the past three decades. This conference offers a unique experience where attendees engage directly with leading experts, collectively addressing real-world challenges. Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this dynamic event taking place April 15th-19th in Arlington. To sign up, visit their website:

About SDP

The Society of Decision Professionals, the world forum on decision-making, is dedicated to enhancing professional decision-making within various organizations and industries, including government, oil and gas, and pharmaceutical industries. By employing a balanced approach of proven tools and methodologies, they deliver valuable insights that foster effective decision-making and unlock unprecedented success. Join this community of like-minded individuals dedicated to consistently making GREAT DECISIONS EVERY TIME!

Contact Information
Name: Hilda Cherekdjian

Phone Number:  650.427.0192

SOURCE Society of Decision Professionals