Palo Alto, CA, December 1, 2014 –The Society of Decision Professional’s gala to celebrate 50 years of Decision Analysis was a resounding success. Attended by over 300 people, the event brought together leaders in the profession from across the globe and drew attention to the benefits and developments of decision analysis throughout its history.

Prior to the event, Justin Fox of Harvard Business Review Group interviewed Dr. Ronald Howard of Stanford, one of the fathers of decision analysis and a co-founder of Strategic Decisions Group. The podcast and blog post that resulted from the conversation further validate the dialogue and prominence of decision analysis on the national stage.