Risky Business: Real Options for Software Development

schedule Mar 1st 04:30 PM - Jan 1st 12:00 AM place Grand Ball Room

Software projects are known to have challenges with estimation, uncertainty, risk, and commitment - and the most valuable projects often carry the most risk. Other industries also encounter risk and generate value by understanding and managing that risk effectively. Todd Little explores techniques used in a number of risky businesses - product development, oil and gas exploration, investment banking, medicine, weather forecasting, and gambling - and shares what those industries have done to manage uncertainty.

 
 

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Learning Outcome

  • Effective techniques to manage risks and uncertainty

Target Audience

All

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