Communication of concepts and solutions related to risk and reliability is frequently cited by technical professionals as the most challenging and overlooked aspects of their work.
Texts and guidance documents frequently reference the importance of better communication and education; however, there are few practical examples and limited practical guidance provided.
This presentation provides tips, pointers, and lessons learned to help the practitioner bridge these gaps.
The use of the Palisade's DecisionTools Suite is highlighted.
The presentation is from the perspective of an individual who dually serves on decision making bodies as well as providing risk and reliability information to decision makers.
JD Solomon is a Vice President with CH2M and serves as a senior consultant focusing on risk, reliability, and strategic decision making. Some of his areas of practice include infrastructure health and prognostics, financial management, operations and maintenance (O&M) optimization, and master planning. He is a Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE), Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP), is certified in Lean Management, and is a Six Sigma Black Belt. JD has a Professional Certificate in Strategic Decision and Risk Management from Stanford, an MBA from the University of South Carolina, and a BS Civil Engineering from NC State.